Corsair Hydro H100i GTX Liquid CPU Cooler Review
By Aidan Moore
Full Disclosure: The product sample used in this article has been provided by Corsair.
Corsair’s new H100i GTX all-in-one water cooling system is the latest evolution of the H100 series of dual 120 mm cooling systems. This version adds Corsair link capability, improved cold plate and pump performance for better thermal efficiency and throws in a cosmetic update as well.
In this article, Benchmark Reviews takes the new Corsair H100i GTX out for a test drive and compares its performance against a few other popular all-in-one cooling solutions.
The Corsair Hydro Series H100i GTX is described by the manufacturer as an extreme performance, all-in-one liquid CPU cooler. A 240mm radiator with two SP120L PWM fans supply the heat dissipation, and Corsair Link is built-in to provide system monitoring and customization functions.
- Extreme performance, all-in-one liquid CPU cooler
- High Efficient 240mm Radiator
- Advanced SP120L PWM fans
- Built-in Corsair Link
Corsair published specifications for the Hydro H100i GTX are shown below:
|Hydro H100i GTX|
|CPU Socket||Intel LGA 2011(-3) / 1366 / 1150 / 1156 / 1155 / 775AMD Socket FM2+ / FM2 / FM1 / AM3+ / AM3 / AM2+|
|Pump Dimensions||75 x 69.8 x 49.1 mm ( 3 x 2.7 x 1.9 inch )|
|Cold Plate Material||Copper|
|Fan Dimensions||120mm x 120mm x 25mm|
|Fan Speed||2435 +/- 10% RPM|
|Fan Airflow||70.69 CFM|
|Fan Air Pressure||4.65 mmH2O|
|Tubing||Large-diameter, low permeability|
|Fan Noise Level||37.7 dB(A)|