Date: October 5th, 2008
Article by: Jackie Mueller (Hardware Reviewer)
Edited by: Nathan Glentworth (Owner / Head Editor)
Product was submitted by: Thermaltake USA
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THERMALTAKE PW 850I PRO WATER INTRODUCTION
Without a doubt, one of the most important aspects of system building is choosing the right product the keep the processor cool. A vital component such as the CPU must be kept at a proper temperature; otherwise you will quickly find yourself with a world of problems. The question is, will it be air or liquid cooling for your next build?
There are plenty of quality air cooling systems on the market but if you're ready to take the plunge, so to speak, into the world of water cooling there are several options available as well. Many enthusiasts favor putting together their own custom liquid cooling setups, but that requires a lot more research and effort to put it all together. For a beginner or simply someone who wants an easier, quicker installation, there are DIY kits available that include everything needed to get up and running with one purchase.
Thermaltake is a well known company for anyone who's built their own system in recent years and their latest DIY liquid cooling kit, the ProWater 850i, aims to continue the trend of easy installation and good performance. So without further ado, let's take a walk around this product and put it to the test.
THERMALTAKE CORPORATE PROFILE
We live in a world where most things seem to move at the speed of light. At Thermaltake, we feel the same way and that is exactly how Thermaltake conducts itself to deliver innovative, reliable and customer-centric solutions to the worldwide market.
Since the beginning of Thermaltake in 1999, it has been at the forefront of creating new and exciting products at a time where most computer users were provided little to no choices for components that may seem irrelevant, but in reality crucial to the performance of a PC.
Thermaltake Server Series solutions, with years of thermal experience and industry leadership, sets its goal on reforming total thermal management in server segment by formulating the perfect mixture of versatility, efficiency and thermal management with each respective server product category: Rackmount Chassis, Server Fixed & Redundant Power Supply and Server CPU Cooling Management Solutions.
With its comprehensive line of products available, it enables Thermaltake's core customers to enjoy a one-stop-shop experience, reduce product design-in evaluation period and most important of all, flawless integration process. Each of Thermaltake's strengths enables its customer to focus on their core business while taking advantage of the skills and efficiency of a single thermal management solution partner.