Forum discussion tagged with aio.
  1. J

    [SOLVED] Setting AIO Pump Speed / Temp curve.

    So i'm a new AIO user, just got Castle 360EX, i'm bit confused about setting pump speed. I m not able to set a stable pump speed curve for low/idle work loads. I have 3700x and Gigabyte Aorus Elite x570, I'm using gigabyte SIV software to set fan and pump curve. With Fans i have no issue...
  2. BallisticBird

    Question Do I need to use fans on the aio if I’m front mounting?

    I plan to front mount my nzxt x73 360mm aio on my 465x case. Should I install the fans including with the aio onto the radiator or just mount the radiator by it self on the front of the case where 3xll120 fans are already. If so should I put the included nzxt fans as pull on I’m the inner side...
  3. C

    Question CPU high temps even after new AIO, powers off after a few mins

    So My PC was running okay but I started noticing FPS drops when playing games usually during busy/hectic gameplay moments so I checked my CPU temp and it was reading high 80s low 90s constantly. I opened my case and it was dusty as hell I cleaned the fans but the radiator was still full of...
  4. L

    [SOLVED] Corsair 280x Case Radiator Fan Placement

    Hello all, I have a Corsair 280x case and I'm planning to put a radiator at the top, would it be better if the fans were placed on top of the radiator or underneath it?
  5. R

    Question Corsair 115i Platinum noise on startup?

    Hello guys, Not sure if this is a common question, i did google it and to my surprise i found literally nothing. Maybe im a bad googler. Anyway, on initial startup sometimes, my cooler tends to make a weird noise. It sounds like a pump trying really hard to pump the liquid but its super loud...
  6. NuclearUnity

    Question Need help with argb fan system

    Hi! Since this is my first build, I wanted to know whether I am approaching this the correct way. I am planning on buying a Corsair iCUE 465x case, which also comes pre-installed with 3 Corsair LL120 fans (just to mention, the case also comes with a Lighting Node Core so I can plug the LL fans...
  7. M

    [SOLVED] Is this Aio compatible with the Kraken G12?

    Cooler: Double Question: Is there any significant difference between the AIO listed above and this cooler
  8. J

    [SOLVED] Check if AIO is touching CPU?

    I got a Corsair H80i v2 cooler for my i3 8100. I installed it and I'm not sure how to tell if it is contacting the CPU because my case is too cramped to see. I ran this stress test and set the Power to 100% and Threads to 4. With this, my CPU showed 100% usage across all 4 cores and the...
  9. A

    Question L9A vs 120mm AIO?

    Doing a mini-itx build in the FTZ01 and I am not sure whether an AIO would even perform better than a Noctua L9A. I am located in Australia where the L9A is $79 AUD. The cheapest AIO is the ID-Cooling Frostflow X 120 at $69 AUD but I haven't really seen anyone using that brand. A Corsair H55 is...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Dark rock 4 and ram sticks aesthetics

    Hey so a couple days ago my AIO died and i decided to for once rely on air coolers to cool my 9700k since either way my AIO that had died didnt cut it for this cpu , Regardless ive heard air coolers are definitely a competition these days and for the fraction of the price. f course i went ahead...
  11. AndrewSem

    Question Enermax white 360 RGB Cooler

    I have tried everything to fix the rgb but it seems that only 2 of the rgb leds will light up, the 3rd and the 7th. The third led is stuck on red and the 7th on green. I am worried that something shorted. I have tried using the controller and everything else. I unplug the controller the leds...
  12. TH!S

    Question ARGB Help: Hooking up new ASUS ROG STRIX B450-F/Master Cooler Build

    Hey everyone, So I finally got started on my new production PC build and spent a pretty penny on components, so I’m trying very hard not to fry anything. That said, I’m trying to figure out the simplest way to hook up a few ARGB capable components from the ASUS Aura Sync approved ARGB list and...
  13. D

    Question AIO water cooler pump not running at rated RPM

    Hey all, hopefully someone here can help! So I've been overclocking my built PC that I've had for a while, like 4 years or something. This AIO cooler is consistently running at 1,300 give or take. The rated pump should run at 2500 RPM, aren't these suppose to run at 100% all the time for water...
  14. N

    Question Dark Rock Pro 4 or H150i PRO RGB for 3900x?

    I can't decide which one should I get, the price of the AIO is double. But I prefer the look of the AIO much better, and I'm not sure, but the AIO should performance better in summer? I know the AIO is better with only a few temps but I'm not sure if it's worth the double price. I'm planning to...
  15. EddyPC

    Question How much ARGB fans can I connect to SATA power supply output?

    good evening to everyone, I have a cable that has 4 SATA with a single 6 pin output from the power supply. I have 8 ARGB 2300 rpm PWM fans, 1 PWM splitter (SATA power), 1 ARGB splitter (SATA power), HDD (SATA power) and the AIO pump (SATA power). Can I connect everything with that cable...
  16. L

    [SOLVED] Corsair 280x fan/aio configuration

    Hi all, Currently, I have a B450M Steel Legend motherboard from Asrock and the Corsair 280x case. I plan on getting an aio and some fans, what fan and aio configuration/placement would be optimal for this situation?
  17. J

    Question i9-9900K cooling upgrade?

    Hello, I currently have an i9-9900K OC @ 5GHZ 1.356 Volts. I have a Corsair H115i Pro Platinum 280mm AIO cooler when I ran Cinebench the package temp was around 93c and on idle it is around 55c is this normal? Should I direct die cool this CPU or get a bigger aio like a 360 mm. I was also...
  18. C

    Question Can i use casefans for my AIO?

    I have considered replacing my original fans from deepcool on my AIO, since they are a bit noisy sometimes. They are currently plugged into the system fan header, since I only have one CPU-fan header on my mobo. I have considered using the shadow wings 2 120 mm PWM white from bequiet, since they...
  19. B

    Question 240mm AIO with 140mm Fans

    I’m upgrading my current case and motherboard to an NZXT H510 Elite case. I currently use a 240mm AIO with a push configuration. In the new case there is two 140mm Pre-installed fans at the front. I believe the NZXT case comes with a easy installation type bracket at front for AIO’s which has...
  20. N

    Question Where should i position the fans in the case?

    Hi Guys, I'm meeting some problems here when I'm building my gaming desktop. This is the problem that i face, or rather a question i want to ask. My Case (NZXT H510 elite) comes with Front: 2x 120/ 2x 140mm (2x AER RGB 2 140mm included) Top: 1x 120mm/ 1x 140mm (1x AER F140 Case Version...