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Zaward Vapor 120


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Oct 9, 2007
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Hyderabad, India
System Name RBMK-1000
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Cooling DeepCool Gammax L240 V2
Memory 2x 8GB G.Skill Sniper X
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Software Windows 11 Pro
Zaward drew inspiration from the golf ball to enhance air-flow using a "heatsink breathing design", as well as heat dissipation with its Vapor 120 CPU cooler. In the process, it came up with a rather slim-looking 120 mm tower-type heatsink. Will Zaward's golf ball-inspired CPU cooler click?

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Apr 16, 2010
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Great review Btarnur.
And again, golf-ball surface fans. Doesn't seem to bring much of an improvement, although they do perform very good.
I can't help but notice that it looks very much like a big sized version of my SD963 LOKI.
The mounting kit is just like mine. I wonder is these coolers are made by the same OEM and distributed by different brands, in my case, Xigamtek.
Oct 16, 2006
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Very interesting. I was going to go with this but got a titan fenrir instead for the mounting bracket. Sounds like great value tho`


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Jul 23, 2006
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System Name All the cores || Into the Blue
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Cooling CPU-XSPC RayStorm Neo, 2x240mm+360mm, D5PWM+140mL, GPU-2x360mm, 2xbyski, D4+D5+100mL || TBD
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looks like a xiggy that someone peppered with a shotgun