Category: Reservoirs

Watercool Heatkiller Tube 200 D5 Reservoir

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Watercool is one of the smaller companies in this hobby of PC DIY watercooling, however no one can deny they have a certain craftmanship that helps elevate their products in the eyes of many people. In particular, the Heatkiller IV Pro CPU block┬áproved to be…


Alphacool Eisbecher D5 250mm Reservoir

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Alphacool has been revamping their entire product line for a few months now, from fittings to blocks to radiators (soon!) to reservoirs. We took a look at their D5 bay reservoir as part of a kit here, but with cases opting to omit 5.25″ slots…


Alphacool NexXxoS Cool Answer 360 D5/UT – Kit

Navigate to: CPU Waterblock Radiator Fans Pump and Reservoir Coolant, Tubing and Fittings Installation Kit Performance Conclusion Introduction I haven’t focused on testing watercooling kits so far, and mostly because I prefer giving individual components more attention and allow customers the freedom to pick and choose parts as they desire. But after having tested so…


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…


XSPC D5 Dual Bay Reservoir V2

Introduction Given how many watercooling parts have been coming in here recently, I wanted to set up a test bed for them. Knowing how I have to keep taking things into hotboxes and/or sound labs, it could not be a fixed case itself and being compact was key. As much as I am an advocate…