Category: Pumps

Alphacool Eispumpe VPP755 Pump

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Pump Control Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction We’ve seen our fair share of the Laing DDC form factor pumps here- EK SPC-60, and the Topsflo TDC come to mind- and we have also seen some other pumps that cater to their own form factor including the XSPC X2O 420 in…


EK-XTOP SPC-60 (inc. Pump)

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Another day, another new pump. I keep getting the feeling that brands associated with PC DIY watercooling are willing to go outside of Laing/Xylem more so now than ever before, and offer pumps that were custom designed for PC watercooling from the get go. The…


EK-XTOP Revo D5 Featuring the EK-D5 PWM G2 Pump

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction The D5 pump from Laing/Xylem is easily the most popular pump in the DIY watercooling field, with nearly every brand selling their version of the pump (fixed 12V, 12 V + voltage control, Vario, PWM, 24 V + voltage control) but differentiating themselves with a sticker…


Topsflo TDC Pump

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Topsflo, or rather TOPS Micro Pump Technology Company, is a relatively small company based in China. It was established in 2001 and has since diversified into various industries including Food & Beverage, Automotive, Medical Laboratories and so on. But across all these fields, their strength…


XSPC Ion Pump/Reservoir

Introduction If you haven’t yet, I would encourage reading the review of the XSPC X2O 420 single bay res/pump unit. That particular res/pump combo unit uses XSPC’s small profile X2O 420 pump which works pretty well for low-medium restriction loops. As such, I recommended it for small loops, and in particular mITX builds. But with…


XSPC X2O 420 Single Bayres/Pump

Introduction I have been testing out a lot of watercooling parts lately, and most of them happen to be those that the general public wants to know more about. As such, sometimes products slip through the cracks which may have benefited a lot of people and this may just be one of those. XSPC somehow…


Swiftech MCP50X Pump

Introduction I have been using the Swiftech¬†MCP35X (a PWM controlled Laing DDC pump with a customized top) for a while now. Swiftech has been around for over a decade now and have established a reputation among PC watercoolers. The “MCP655” is possibly the most recommended pump on online communities, even if it is just a…