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Old July 23, 2013, 06:56 PM
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Cooler Master's V8 GTS incorporates several unique technologies in an effort to make this one of the best CPU heatsinks available. However, with a price of $100, it has to compete against the likes of Corsair's high performance H90.

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Old July 23, 2013, 06:59 PM
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Nice review AkG

Those are pretty impressive results. It's definitely an improvement from the TRUE/Venomous/Megahalems Air Coolers. Styling will come down to personal opinions of course, I think it's a pretty sharp looking cooler. Would look nice on a ROG board.
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Old July 23, 2013, 08:15 PM
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Nice review AkG

Those are pretty impressive results. It's definitely an improvement from the TRUE/Venomous/Megahalems Air Coolers. Styling will come down to personal opinions of course, I think it's a pretty sharp looking cooler. Would look nice on a ROG board.
I completely agree. I rather enjoy the look of this cooler and yes it would look great on a ROG board.
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I may laud CM for some PSU OEM Choices but there coolers are top notch.

Good job CM, if it didn't glow red, i'd get one.

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Old July 24, 2013, 11:23 AM
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I do think it's about $10-15 too expensive though. At $100 I think they'll have problems pushing these off the shelves, especially with cheaper offerings from Corsair and others getting really close in performance. If they dropped the price a bit I think it'd make it a slam dunk decision for a lot of enthusiasts. It's not like the haswell, ivys and sandys run insanely hot, so a price drop could help make the purchase price a little more easily swallowed.

But that's just my skew on things.
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I won't lie... it looks like a Decepticon :P Wonder where the autobots are?
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Is it just me... or does AkG need to do some dusting on that Gigabyte X58 MB? ;P

Good review. It's nice to see something new and relatively fresh come out in the air cooling arena. Although I'm not a fan of the black plastic shrouding personally, I could see where the appeal would be there for some people. And in the right system, it could look pretty sharp.
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