Summary: The Corsair H100 has performed flawlessly throughout testing and I have witnessed the lowest temp recorded in the 4.8GHz test! Just take a look at those temperatures and let them speak for themselves… It would appear that Corsair has a real winner on their hands here; we have a well designed and...
Excerpt: 6 Flares 6 Flares × ‘All in one’ watercoolers have taken the enthusiast sector by storm in the last year. Not only have units from Corsair, Antec and Coolit proved to perform very well, but they are easy to fit and leave a lot of free space around the CPU socket.
Excerpt: So we finally have the Corsair H100 in the OC3D labs. You all know it's the range topper in the Hydro series and you really don't need us to waffle on with needless introductions. Mainly because we have been inundated with requests to test the H100 since pictures were first leaked a few months back.
Excerpt: ANOTHER ALL-IN-ONE liquid-cooling loop! Hooray! Corsair’s H100 is its fifth liquid cooler; after two with Asetek, the company has put out three with CoolIT. The H60 is your standard 120mm radiator-with-single-fan, the H80 is the double-thick double-fan version, and the H100, the first Corsair...
Pros: Quiet; excellent performance; easy install; supports up to four fans.
Cons: Won’t fit in every case; need to open case to adjust fan speed; expensive.
Summary: The Hydro H100 heatsink ships fully assembled, filled with a propylene glycol based coolant and plumbed. The waterblock is connected by 24cm of flexible FEP tubing to the heat exchanger which measures about 274x120x25mm in size.
Corsair Hydro Series™ H100 Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
21 March 2012
Conclusion: The Corsair H100 is not just good, it’s great . It’s large radiator and fairly silent operation makes it a top choice. The biggest problem with the Corsair H100 is the size of its radiator, almost all midsize cases simply cannot fit the massive radiator.
Corsair Hydro Series H100 Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
20 February 2012
Excerpt: I first ventured into liquid cooling for my computers way back, about a decade ago, for my Intel Pentium 4 "Williamette" and AMD "Duron" based test systems. This was when I was in high school and in my early years of reviewing computer hardware.
Corsair Hydro Series H100 Liquid CPU Cooler Review
17 January 2012
Excerpt: Corsair expanded their product line exponentially in 2011 by adding a variety of PC components like mechanical keyboards, gaming mice, performance CPU coolers, desktop and headset sound systems, solid state drives, and their trademark system memory modules.
Conclusion: We can’t deny that the H100 is an impressive cooling kit – it can cope with some of the hottest processors we’ve seen - even at its quiet low fan speed. It also costs a heck of a lot less than a custom water-cooling kit.