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Discussion in 'Overclocking & Cooling' started by nflesher87, Aug 9, 2007.

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    Zalman VF900
    I'll be using for a sapphire X1950 Pro
    main reason I'm probably getting it is because of the newegg deal for 20 off 100 so I'd be getting it for about $15 since I was already ordering some other stuff

    here's a better question, do any of you see a better one at newegg for an x1950pro that is same price or cheaper?
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    Great cooler
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    Better than stock no doubt.
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    the wife's x850 pro is running at XT-PE speeds with that cooler @ ~40C fully loaded. Its a great cooler
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    lol thanks guys...
    I'm cracking up right now because I just noticed both of your ridiculous sig quotes haha
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    Indeed, I told you it was a great cooler :p
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    I edited the first post with a better question
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    That one is supposed to be pretty good, but as you said, not sure how much better if will be than the Zalman, if any at all.
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    Is there a deal now at newegg $20 off when you order for more than $100? If so I will order the long pending x1950 pro.
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    Go with the VF900-CU - it's probably the best/most versatile air cooler I've seen, and definitely the best one I've used.
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    Yeah you get 6000RPM, but you also get 24DBA and under 6CFM :laugh:
    Go with the zalman
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    lol no thanks pbmaster
    @ t_ski I definitely would and wouldn't have considered this thread if they had it in stock :p
    @ suraswami that's loads cheaper than the zalman...I wonder if it'd be worth the downgrade?

    also @suraswami yes check out my thread in hot deals about the newegg promo...and thank me if you want ;)
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    just wanted to give everyone an update
    I got the Zalman VF900-Cu in today and installed on my sapphire x1950 pro 256!
    took no more than 15 mins and was a piece of cake to my relief
    in a fairly well ventilated case, temps aren't exceeding 46C under load! :rockout:

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