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    Zerotherm Nirvana.

    http://www.anandtech.com/casecooling...oc.aspx?i=3202

    By all accounts this is a very good cooler and reasonably priced at around £30.

    Anyone tried/bought one?

    Would like a bit if personal feedback

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Me too. I've read only good things about this cooler.
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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Hm ended up getting the TRUE black - it does perfectly

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Do you have any temps you could share, how easy to fit?. I am interested in this one myself for a m8.
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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    For the thermalright?



    Thats with a sharkoon silent eagle 1000RPM fan blowing over it.

    Tbh even with the help of one other person I did not find this easy to install...

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Quote Originally Posted by format View Post
    Hm ended up getting the TRUE black - it does perfectly
    For the Zerotherm?
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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Sorry man.

    Anandtech have a good review of it

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    No problem m8, I misunderstood I thought u had bought one

    Indeed it looked good on the review, the only thing that concerned me was the fixed fan if it fails you cant replace it with a generic 92mm.
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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Apparantly you actually can replace it, I can't recall where but I'm sure I read somewhere that someone had managed to remove it and replace it.

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Quote Originally Posted by format View Post
    Tbh even with the help of one other person I did not find this easy to install...
    which part did you find hard?

    it's just a case of plonk, screw and affix rubber strips and fan wires... (although the fan wires are a bit fiddly the first time around, the second time you just fly through it )

    edit: mind you i'm using the AM2 mounting plate so i'm not sure what the intel mounting is like...
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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Its just hard to get the pins through the mobo whilst holding on the backplate and holding the heatsink in place too.
    The wireclips took a bit of persuasion too.

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    Re: Zerotherm Nirvana.

    Quote Originally Posted by format View Post
    Its just hard to get the pins through the mobo whilst holding on the backplate and holding the heatsink in place too.
    The wireclips took a bit of persuasion too.
    if you go at an extreme angle with the wire clips (they take alot of stick) then they slip in nice and easy

    and i didn't have the problem with the back plate cos mine held itself on
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