Cooling solution to go with Tags: Heatsinks Performance Cooling Overclocking Last response: July 2, 2012 2:38 PM in Overclocking Share alastor July 1, 2012 12:38:37 AM Hey there, I'm building a new pc and stuck between some options. Option 1: HAF X 942 + NOCTUA NH-D14 Option 2: Carbide 500R + H100 Option 3: Carbide 500R + NOCTUA NH-D14 Which do you thing is best to go with considering performance/silence? More about : cooling solution skaz a b K Overclocking July 1, 2012 12:25:29 PM Option 3: Although keep in mind any case with fan mounts on the side and top is going to give off more noise. Corsair has been making some solid cases recently too. Lots of airflow options in the case it seems. I prefer air cooling over the all in one cpu water coolers. I can't stand that little click sound some of the pumps make. rubix_1011 a c 337 K Overclocking July 2, 2012 2:38:44 PM Quote:I prefer air cooling over the all in one cpu water coolers. I can't stand that little click sound some of the pumps make. Not to mention that most good air coolers perform as well as closed loop coolers. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedgood cooling solution Forum SolvedNeed a quiet cooling solution for my rig Forum Solvedi5 4670k Overclocking - Best cooling solution? Forum SolvedVery Hot Place + Cooling Solution Forum SolvedBest Easy Cooling Solution for AMD R9 290 Forum SolvedWhat AIO solution should i go for? Forum SolvedAbout the buy a ~$400 GPU, which brand's cooling solution is the quietest? Forum SolvedPlease recommend a cooling and PSU solution to this build. Forum SolvedCooling solution for overclocking i7-4790K Forum SolvedCooling Solution for 4770k @ 4.2Ghz Forum Solvedi7-3770K OC'd Best Cooling Solution Forum SolvedCooling solution for SFF case ? Forum SolvedCpu cooling solution Forum SolvedCabinet cooling solution and processor coolind solution Forum SolvedBest case for dual Kraken G10 cooling solution? Forum SolvedBest cooling solution for sapphire r9 290 reference design Forum SolvedIs my cooling solution sufficient? Forum SolvedBest Cooling Solution for AM3+ CPU and Mid Size Tower Forum SolvedI need a cooling solution for OC'd i7 4770k for around $65 Forum SolvedBest cooling solution for new gaming build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !