Our Test Rig and Methodology

Cooling Test Bench


Intel Core i5-2500

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Asus Sabertooth P67

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Seagate Barracuda ES.2 1TB

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Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600MHz 8GB

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Video Card

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760

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Cooler Master xB

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64

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Thermal Paste

Noctua NT-H1

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Cooling Tests Ran

Peak Test

Prime95 for a total of 30 minutes at 100% fan speed

Real World Test

3DMark 11 Combined Test for a total of 30 minutes at 100% fan speed

Noise Testing

Noise level measurements taken with a digital sound level meter every 10 minutes throughout the test to be averaged into an overall comparison score


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garfi3ld replied the topic: #35947 05 Dec 2014 20:42
Before your weekend you might want to check out the 240mm water cooling kit from Cooler Master that I take a look at today. Have a great weekend!

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