Reviews and Problems with Arctic Cooling Accelero Xtreme 7970
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26 August 2013
Summary: Great cooler, but make sure you're prepared for the terrible instructions, and make sure you have at least 12.5 inches of space for the final product.
Pros: Fantastic cooler, once installed.
Cons: The instructions are terrible, insomuch that to argue otherwise would be an exercise in futility.
The other big issue is that while the dimensions seem perfectly reasonable on paper, what they don't tell you is that the unit is offset on your video card, meaning that it will extend the length of...
Summary: Absolutely great, cools amazingly, dead silent at idle. Would recommend to anyone who likes to tinker. Wouldn't recommend to anyone with no patients or dexterity.
Pros: • Cools great. Overclocked my card by a lot and still sits at around 40-60C while I game.
• Nearly dead silent in comparison to stock fans. Even at full fan speed.
Cons: • Requires a lot of dexterity and patients. You won't want to finish putting the fan system on till the next day. Also stirring the mixture for 5 minutes isn't to fun.
• Depending on what card you're putting it on, the instructions can be quite vague on where to put the small heatsinks. Example ...
Summary: Happy with the install overall , exept the instructions were obscure.
Pros: This cooler is awsome for the 5870, went from 61c load to 49 c load at half the speed...
I use MSI afterburner to ramp the fans, works well with the combo, but do ladder step fan speed, if you do a slow ramp it effect fps slightly.
Overall happy with the setup.
Cons: The instructions are obscure in some areas, Mix for 5 minutes for sure and then let stand for 15 minutes instead of within 15 minutes is what i thought, the glue takes forever to setup not the five hours , leave it in a warm spot overnight and it never really sets up may still be wiggly on some ,...
Summary: Прикупил этого монстра на свою palit 560 ti 448, температура в нагрузке не выше 55 + разгон около 15% (температура в комнате примерно 20-25) на палитовском со было 85+ без разгона. Данная со бесшумная вообще. Покупкой доволен.