V10 Hybrid TEC
800 - 2400 RPM
- 22 points
- 48 months ago
from completed build FX-8350 4.4 Ghz OC - 1866 Mhz 16 GB RAM - Cooler Master V10 - MSI R9 390 8 GB
I had been wanting a V10 since 2009, and now 2015, I finally found a used one for sale and got a great deal!
Sadly, people on the Internets make fun of this cooler and bash it, but it's great because it's unique and rare. Cooler Master only makes V8s now.
I'm looking at this as we might at real car engines/manufacturers. This model is just not available anymore. There were a bunch of V6s and V8s (and still way too many 212s, though we all know how great the 212s perform for the monies). Having this V10 makes my rig special. So far, only one other builder on this site has a V10.
- 12 points
- 18 months ago
from completed build Budget 4th Gen Build: The Bone Crusher
This thing is enormous! I wasn't sure about buying it, because I thought it wouldn't fit my case, but here we are. (According to In-Win, 301 supports heatsinks up to 161mm, and this monster is around 163mm and stuff). I love the RAM-cooling fan, and CPU temperatures are very good, considering I live in a tropical country with average temps above 30°C. (It also helps to hide my ugly RAMS, yay!)
- Intel Core i5-2500K
- GeForce GTX 680
- AMD FX-8350 (@4.5 GHz)
- Radeon R9 390
- Intel Core i7-920 (@3.8GHz)
- Radeon RX 480