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Old February 15, 2012, 06:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Shadowmeph View Post
the logic of the 2 systems that are identical accept for the air watercooling isn't that correct, because with the fans cooling that water through the radiater actually cools allot more because of the volume . unlike a fan blowing across a couple of heat pipe fins that is all it is doing , but with water cooling all of the water is also cooling so in a way it is more area for cooling the system. the only way I can think of is if you had a car running with out water or low water in the radiator it would moat likely over heat but the more water the more cooler it becomes. now if you just had a huge fan blowing on the same care engine that would do very little if anything and the car would definately over heat, it has to do with the volume and or areea the heat is spreadout to
It doesn't matter how it's disappated, the same processor with the same power consumption will generate the same volume of heat.
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