In short, they perform basically identically, as they both use the same pump. Furthermore, it comes equipped with a copper base which transfers heat effectively. Mar 6, 2020 #2 Bunch on info comparing both of them in the video below. juked as my AIO. This is unrelated to the product manufacturer. The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i is a mind-blowing model from this renowned brand that is well known for its worthwhile and compatible offerings.EVGA’s CLC 280 combines tried-and-true cooling technology with high-speed fans to produce the next-generation 2x 140mm cooling system. Posted in Troubleshooting, By alfrederson We review a new premium cooler from Corsair, the Corsair Hydro Series H115i Platinum. The one thing I am not sure about is the software comparison. Started 13 minutes ago Kraken X62 is also out there, you might want to take a look at it. corsair h115i pro review Shinzok Member. Examples: And make sure you do it by hitting the quote button at the bottom left of my post, and not the one inside the editor! The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i is a mind-blowing model from this renowned brand that is well known for its worthwhile and compatible offerings.EVGA’s CLC 280 combines tried-and-true cooling technology with high-speed fans to produce the next-generation 2x 140mm cooling system. With the two magnetic levitation PWM fans, the overall system manages to give a blast of color for an optimal experience. A 280mm AIO comes with a 280mm Radiator (~312mm in reality), two 140mm fans, and a CPU water block that houses the pump too (in most of the AIOs). Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2. Cooling The Corsair User Forums > Corsair Product Discussion > Cooling: H115i PRO vs EVGA CLC 280....Pump asthestics only recommendation. Of the three closed-loop coolers EVGA offers, the 280mm option is probably the best of the bunch in terms of price-to-performance as well as how it stacks up against its competition. For the most part, this is a shallow victory. Harrison D The major selling point of the H115i Pro, however, is just how quiet it is. CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i AIO Liquid Cooler. Find a Retailer Find a Retailer. It has significantly better lighting effects and a much smoother colour change. Temps \u0026 noise tested.Ad: Thermaltake P3 https://goo.gl/C1USm5We did some fan casing tests in the article, too! Our comparison coolers are the Corsair H115i RGB Platinum, the DeepCool Gamer Storm Castle 280 RGB and the Cougar Helor 360. But when it comes to RGB features, the Corsair H115i RGB Platinum is the best on the market. Looking at my signature are we now? Price is higher than for AIO solutions that come without or with limited RGB functionality but that’s the price to pay for all that shiny stuff. Radiator Size. They are both Asetek OEM coolers, the only differences are the fans and aesthetic shrouds. But when it comes to RGB features, the Corsair H115i RGB Platinum is the best on the market. The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i RGB PLATINUM is an all-in-one liquid CPU cooler with a 280mm radiator and vivid RGB lighting thats built for extreme CPU cooling. i shop from amazon uk) and with max fan speed evga outperforms corsair… Our hypothesis to this 2C deficit against NZXT’s cooler is that EVGA likely loses power toward the low-end of the PQ curve, which is strictly a function of the unique fan design. I've come down to the EVGA CLC 280 and the H115i (v2 I believe?) When we look at max RPMs, Corsair’s cooler can hit 2300RPM with its SP series fans, landing it at 33.4C load. Best 280mm AIO Liquid CPU Coolers. Member Benefits; Member Directory; New Member Registration Form We review EVGA's new CLC 280mm cooler vs. the Kraken X62 \u0026 Corsair H115i V2 liquid coolers. Posted in Servers and NAS, By EVGA CLC 280 focuses on efficiency and increasing the flow rate of the coolant. Price is higher than for AIO solutions that come without or with limited RGB functionality but that’s the price to pay for all that shiny stuff. I was wondering if anyone could recommend one over the other based on what you have either experienced or heard. they both have 5 years warranty and they are about the same price (evga 5 pound more so idk. 0 Stuka87 Diamond Member. RECOMMENDED: ASETEK 680LS, NZXT Kraken X61, X62, or Z63, Cougar Aqua 280, ThermalTake Floe Ring 280. JacobGrooms123 280mm found in: EVGA CLC 280 Liquid CPU Cooler, Corsair iCUE H115i ELITE CAPELLIX Liquid CPU Cooler, Streacom DA2 Silver Mini ITX Case, No PSU, Corsair Hydro H115i RGB Platinum CPU Cooler, Gigabyte Aorus 280 Liquid CPU Cooler,.. (Not saying you're wrong, I'm just curious ), Yea in like every review they show the interface, Idk if the polished one is out but I think it is, Also the logo is rgb and can be controlled from there software. Display(s) LG 27GN850/ MSI 27 inch VA panel. I still have an original H100 (non-i) in use. We do not ever produce paid content or \"sponsored content\" (meaning that the content is our idea and is not funded externally aside from whatever ad placement is in the beginning) and we do not ever charge manufacturers for coverage. Buy whatever product is best for you, not what product is "best" for the market. Posted in Troubleshooting, By sku: CW-9060038-WW. H115i Pro vs H150i Pro. The only practical difference between them is the fans. EVGA’s new CLC 280 cooler lands at 32.86C load. P.M. me! But please do not ask me anything about Networking, programming, command line stuff, or any relatively hard software stuff. This or EVGA CLC 280 for $91? EVGA CLC 280mm vs Corsair H115i. No, the EK predator line is typically much more expensive. Added to Your Shopping Cart. The noise levels are quiet, peaking at 20dBa. They did? EVGA’s CLC line is based on the latest generation Asetek pump, which is used in some of the more popular options out there, including the Corsair H115i and NZXT Kraken x62. This means that Corsair's best-performing pump is now available at lower price points, while the iCue H150i RGB Pro XT is the first Corsair cooler to marry the CoolIT design with a 360mm radiator. Added to Your Shopping Cart. The H115i Platinum I had (coolit pump) had basically the same style mounts as you pictured for the Asetek pump I just installed only days ago which I ordered new from Corsair … You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. If you’re looking only at performance get the ARCTIC Liquid Freezer II or EVGA CLC 280mm or 360mm model. The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i RGB PLATINUM is an all-in-one liquid CPU cooler with a 280mm radiator and vivid RGB lighting thats built for extreme CPU cooling. We retain the hardware configuration from previous big cooler reviews while comparing the CLC 280 to previously reviewed rivals. Do you have a source for that? Sporting RGB ML series fans, a larger 280 mm radiator, and an improved mounting system, it received a slew of updates which translate into a solid performer that not only gets the job done, but looks the part as well. Because everything's bigger in ... the sanity or mental fitness of the author. Full review: http://www.gamersnexus.net/hwreviews/2788-evga-clc-280-review-vs-nzxt-x62-corsair-h115iLike our content? Uknown0002 Asetek AIO coolers have very unpredictable failure rates, I have a pile of dead ones in the basement. Posted in Storage Devices, By I love computer hardware and feel free to ask me anything about that (or phones). Review: Corsair H115i Platinum 280mm liquid cooler. i replaced the fans with ML (nonRGB i shop from amazon uk) and with max fan speed evga outperforms corsair. The radiator is generally made of aluminum, but some high-performance 280mm AIOs may come with fully copper radiators for better heat dissipation. ivanom4 With the two magnetic levitation PWM fans, the overall system manages to give a blast of color for an optimal experience. H115i PRO vs EVGA CLC 280....Pump asthestics only recommendation. We review a new premium cooler from Corsair, the Corsair Hydro Series H115i Platinum. Started 13 minutes ago The updated H115i Platinum is a definite improvement, but NZXT's infinity mirror CPU block design was and still remains one of the most beautiful RGB implementations we’ve seen in any product. Name- Sporting RGB ML series fans, a larger 280 mm radiator, and an improved mounting system, it received a slew of updates which translate into a solid performer that not only gets the job done, but looks the part as well. EVGA CLC 280mm or Corsair H115i PRO/RGB? Find a Retailer Find a Retailer. Posted in Networking, Linus Media Group Corsair h150i Pro 6x Corsair QL120 + 4x Corsair LL120/ Corsair h115i Platinum: Memory: 32 GB 4x8GB 4000CL15 Trident Z Royal/ 32 GB 3200 CL14 @3800 CL16 Team T Force Nighthawk: Video Card(s) Asus ROG Strix 2080 ti/ Titan XP: Storage: lots of SSD. Corsair releases a new revision of the Hydro Series H115i, this round the Platinum edition dual-fan 280mm model of the AIO Liquid cooler series that Corsair releases. Powered by Invision Community, on an island in the Mediterranean called Cyprus, A Scottish airfield if not relaxing in Japan :D, https://www.ekwb.com/news/ek-is-announcing-modular-liquid-cooling-products/, I'm starting to lose my mind nitpicking cases that I don't know what looks good or what I want anymore. Corsair once again looks to take the closed-loop cooler crown with the new Hydro Series H115i Platinum. Display(s) LG 27GN850/ MSI 27 inch VA panel. As I said, there seriously is nothing here. ... Amex Offers (Platinum Cards): Spend $250+ at Instacart.com, Get $50 Credit. It's easy! Interested in computer architecture? NZXT is running at 35.49C delta T, with EVGA operating at 34.75C delta T. At the top-end, EVGA has more RPM headroom on its fans to support a higher speed, and therefore tops the charts at 32.86C delta T – pretty damn good, but again, very loud. Discussion in 'Frontpage news' started by Hilbert Hagedoorn, Nov 1, 2018. @Ethocreeper How is the evga aio doing? Started 14 minutes ago I have a question regarding the H115i Platinum. I currently have an EVGA CLC 280 that I would like to replace, and I'm wondering how the Platinum is? satellite999 Surface book 2 13" with an i7 8650u, 8gb RAM, 256 GB storage, and a GTX 1050, And if you're curious (or a stalker) I have a Just Black Pixel 2 XL 64gb, No you should't take an Ek predator, https://www.ekwb.com/news/ek-is-announcing-modular-liquid-cooling-products/. Either option it would be recommended to replace the fans. Maybe motherboard problem. Posted in Troubleshooting, By I know next to nothing about that. About; Membership. 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Posted in CPUs, Motherboards, and Memory, By Posted in Phones and Tablets, By Started 16 minutes ago If you’re looking only at performance get the ARCTIC Liquid Freezer II or EVGA CLC 280mm or 360mm model. Ryzen 5 3600, AIO would be front mounted in a Corsair Air 540 case. wtf 10 months? Still in middle or high school? Radiator Size. Is the pump silent, as reviews have said or a bit more noisy like some users have said? This high-quality cooler, the Arctic Liquid Freezer II 280mm, is available for under $100, and is the only cooler on our list to come under that price point. The H115i Platinum I had (coolit pump) had basically the same style mounts as you pictured for the Asetek pump I just installed only days ago which I ordered new from Corsair … And one of my 3 H100i's is still alive and working well after 3 years. EVGA CLC 280 focuses on efficiency and increasing the flow rate of the coolant. ... EVGA 980ti Classy. Would you recommend it? Three similarly sized closed-loop coolers set the pace for the CLC 280. Sport and Recreation Law Association Menu. NZXT’s highest RPM is 1700, landing it at 34.63C delta T. Moving down to 1050RPM, we see EVGA start to lose some ground against NZXT’s X62 unit. My CLC 280 is too loud for my liking, the pump is audible to me at least and is like something quieter. The H115i Pro - another new AIO from Corsair, this time its a 280mm unit. Case: 011 Dynamic XL/ Phanteks Evolv X: Audio Device(s) By Technomancer__ June 3, 2017 in Custom Loop and Exotic Cooling. The Corsair H115i RGB is an all-in-one cooler that comes with many benefits to keep your PC using a blissful event. EVGA’s CLC line is based on the latest generation Asetek pump, which is used in some of the more popular options out there, including the Corsair H115i and NZXT Kraken x62. EVGA CLC 280mm Review vs. NZXT X62, Corsair H115i - YouTube The EVGA CLC 280 is a robust 280MM liquid cooler that is a strong overall cooler. The Kraken X62 is the same Asetek OEM, so the pump is the same, it has better aesthetic IMO, although it comes with better fans than the Corsair and EVGA. How loud would you say it is? MY ACCOUNT LOG IN; Join Now | Member Log In. It is a bit more expensive though, but not by much (10-20 I think). Messages: 21 Likes Received: 0 GPU: EVGA GTX 770 2GB. Linus Media Group is not associated with these services, am between 2 coolers (EVGA CLC 280mm & Corsair H115i), i dont give a shit about noise so what ive read from gamers nexus (link). The noise levels are quiet, peaking at 20dBa. The Corsair H115i RGB is an all-in-one cooler that comes with many benefits to keep your PC using a blissful event. Sport and Recreation Law Association Menu. However, a unique fan design and a square block with rounded edges gives EVGA’s coolers a bit of a different feel to them. As I said, unpredictable. For example, the EVGA CLC 240 and the Aerocool P7-L240 both outperformed the H115i Pro despite costing less money. The Corsair and NZXT units are equal strictly in terms of cooling at this RPM, making Corsair the obvious choice if you don’t care for the LEDs. The NZXT CAM software disconnects from the cooler frequently, so every time I want to change the colour of the cooler I have to open up the side panel and disconnect/reconnect the USB cable to get it to work again. DIFFICULT: Corsair Hydro H115i Platinum RGB, EVGA CLC 280mm, Corsair H115i Extreme, Fractal Design S28+ are any of these adequate to cool a 5900x, or even give room for a bit of overclocking? I've not been keeping my ear to the ground so I'm not … This or EVGA CLC 280 for $91? Make sure to quote me or tag me when responding to me, or I might not know you replied! ... on my new 2950x build, i'm using a corsair crystal 280...which came with rgb (but "ll" series). ... Amex Offers (Platinum Cards): Spend $250+ at Instacart.com, Get $50 Credit. The radiator is generally made of aluminum, but some high-performance 280mm AIOs may come with fully copper radiators for better heat dissipation. 6 • 4. Corsair’s Hydro H100i RGB Platinum and Hydro H115i RGB Platinum use ... 2000 RPM as well as a 280-mm radiator. Features: Best 280mm AIO Liquid CPU Coolers. Please consider becoming our Patron to support us: http://www.patreon.com/gamersnexus** Please like, comment, and subscribe for more! Member Benefits; Member Directory; New Member Registration Form sku: CW-9060038-WW. also if theres another 280 radiator that is at that price range and its better tell me, i think i will be going with the evga but am just posting this to be sure. Posted in Cases and Mods, By "The EK-MLC is going to replace the current EK-XLC family of products, which means that all EK-XLC Predator models of the 1st generation are being discontinued and have reached the end of life status as of today". A 280mm AIO comes with a 280mm Radiator (~312mm in reality), two 140mm fans, and a CPU water block that houses the pump too (in most of the AIOs). However, a unique fan design and a square block with rounded edges gives EVGA’s coolers a bit of a different feel to them. BardiaMGTGC 6 • 4. I especially like SSDs. Features: Corsair H115i Pro: Best Enthusiast 280mm AIO: Alphacool Eisbaer 280mm: Best All-rounder 280mm AIO: EVGA CLC 280: Best Value 280mm AIO. EVGA’s CLC 280mm cooler outperforms Corsair by about 1C when at 1500RPM. Sign up for a new account in our community. Posted in Power Supplies, By The H115i Platinum does prove better than the H100iV2, to no ... Corsair’s H115i RGB Platinum is bigger, bolder, and brighter than its predecessors. The Platinum edition is a dual-fan 280mm model of the AIO Liquid cooler series that Corsair releases. CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i AIO Liquid Cooler. Ram is bugging? Thanks . Equipped with 24 individual RGB LEDs and a pair of CORSAIR ML PRO RGB 140mm PWM fans, the H115i RGB PLATINUM delivers the best-ever Hydro Series cooling, pairing killer looks with chiller performance. Not sure about evga tho, And my refurb h100i worked for 3 years and is still working. Corsair’s competing H115i is priced at $120, making it $10 cheaper than EVGA’s cooler and $40 cheaper than NZXT’s cooler. By For PC on the PC, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Corsair H115i vs EVGA CLC 280". EVGA CLC 280mm vs Corsair H115i. Mean failure time in my experience is about 10 months. Started 5 minutes ago Dark Rock Pro 3, Motherboard: MSI Z170a KRAIT GAMING, RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws 4 Series 4x4gb DDR4-2666 MHz, Storage: SanDisk SSD Plus 240gb + OCZ Vertex 180 480 GB + Western Digital Caviar Blue 1 TB 7200 RPM, Video Card: EVGA GTX 970 SSC, Case: Fractal Design Define S, Power Supply: Seasonic Focus+ Gold 650w Yay, Keyboard: Logitech G710+, Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum, Headphones: B&O H9i, Monitor: LG 29um67 (2560x1080 75hz freesync). TechChuan The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i RGB PLATINUM is an all-in-one liquid CPU cooler with a 280mm radiator and vivid RGB lighting that’s built for extreme CPU cooling. Corsair H115i RGB Platinum AIO Liquid Cooler– The Story of a Thermally Optimized Cold Plate. I think nzxt customized the pcb that controls the pump tho, whereas corsair definitely did not. Looking at the performance, we see Corsair’s H115i at 1500RPM is functionally identical to the Kraken X62, and falls within our test-to-test variance. Dec 10, 2010 5,276 1,061 136. EVGA’s CLC 280 combines tried-and-true cooler technology with high-speed fans to … plus evga has the rgb logo and the control software (if the corsair is better i dont care about it). ... up top with a 280 or 360 in push/pull in the bottom. Corsair h150i Pro 6x Corsair QL120 + 4x Corsair LL120/ Corsair h115i Platinum: Memory: 32 GB 4x8GB 4000CL15 Trident Z Royal/ 32 GB 3200 CL14 @3800 CL16 Team T Force Nighthawk: Video Card(s) Asus ROG Strix 2080 ti/ Titan XP: Storage: lots of SSD. Or ... perhaps I just have the Texas version. The EVGA CLC 280 is a robust 280MM liquid cooler that is a strong overall cooler. It could be dead on arrival, fail within the first month, or last 7 years without issue (not common). am between 2 coolers (EVGA CLC 280mm & Corsair H115i) i dont give a shit about noise so what ive read from gamers nexus (link) they both have 5 years warranty and they are about the same price (evga 5 pound more so idk. Corsair link isn't very good, but I don't expect the EVGA software to be any better. This item Corsair H115i RGB Platinum AIO Liquid CPU Cooler,280mm,Dual ML140 PRO RGB PWM Fans,Intel 115x/2066,AMD AM4/TR4. Case: 011 Dynamic XL/ Phanteks Evolv X: Audio Device(s) I guess I was thinking of it in terms of a perf/noise ratio, where x62 is better. This article will answer questions regarding how COVID-19 might affect you and Corsair… Started 4 minutes ago The CORSAIR Hydro Series H115i RGB PLATINUM is an all-in-one liquid CPU cooler with a 280mm radiator and vivid RGB lighting that’s built for extreme CPU cooling. The Platinum edition is a dual-fan 280mm model of the AIO Liquid cooler series that Corsair releases. Started 38 minutes ago Furthermore, it comes equipped with a copper base which transfers heat effectively. Computer randomly freezes and all monitors go black, ethernet port locked at 10mb/s transfer speeds, What server trays can fit into this server cabinet, SSD Enthusiast | Excessive blue is HELLA good. Predator 240 is generally like 200 so... No. Well too bad there's nothing here... What? I think it performs a bit better tho. The cooling performance of 280mm AIOs can be … 280mm found in: EVGA CLC 280 Liquid CPU Cooler, Corsair iCUE H115i ELITE CAPELLIX Liquid CPU Cooler, Streacom DA2 Silver Mini ITX Case, No PSU, Corsair Hydro H115i RGB Platinum CPU Cooler, Gigabyte Aorus 280 Liquid CPU Cooler,.. Corsair fans are ungodly loud, and the EVGA fans have the most insanely stupid design. CPU: Pentium G4400, CPU Cooler: Stock, Motherboard: MSI h110l Pro Mini AC, RAM: Hyper X Fury DDR4 1x8gb 2133 MHz, Storage: PNY CS1311 120gb SSD + two Segate 4tb HDDs in RAID 1, Video Card: Does Intel Integrated Graphics count?, Case: Fractal Design Node 304, Power Supply: Seasonic 360w 80+ Gold, Keyboard+Mouse+Monitor: Does it matter? Matching first against NZXT’s Kraken X62, the EVGA 280mm CLC, when matching RPMs to 1500, performs approximately 0.75C better than NZXT’s Kraken X62. The cooling performance of 280mm AIOs can be … * Corsair Obsidian 450D Mid-Tower - Airflow Edition * ASUS ROG Maximus X Hero (Wi-Fi AC) * Intel i7-8700K (Delidded, TG Conductonaut) @ 5.4GHz* 16GB G.SKILL Trident Z 4133MHz * Crucial MX500 M.2 1TB * WD Black 500GB (x2) * Seasonic M12 II 750W * Corsair H115i Pro * EVGA GTX 760 SC * Dual-Boot Win7 Home 64-bit/Win10 Home 64-bit (Winver 1909) * "Whatever it takes, as long as it … @DocSwag and @SirFlamenco is the ek predator about the same price? The EVGA CLC 280 enters the market at $130 MSRP, partnered with the EVGA CLC 120 at $90 MSRP. We’ve got a known variance of approximately 0.5C in our results after accounting for calibration anyway, so these two coolers are more or less identical. If you want best performance you should get an EK predator, I'm pretty sure they'd be much better. Started 20 minutes ago CPU: i7 6700k, CPU Cooler: be quiet! By Technomancer__ June 3, 2017 in Custom Loop and Exotic Cooling. The PCB customization was primarily to change the RGB control. But you don't care about noise, so it looks like evga is a better option. they both have a 5 year warranty. 1 comment. And if you really don't care about noise, you could strap some delta fans to it. Started 36 minutes ago