GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 for GTX460 and GTS450 Test VS stock cooler and specifications


Thermal Solutions specialist GELID Solutions has launched the 2nd revision of its multi-award winning VGA Cooler “ICY VISION” of its GAMER product line. In comparison to the previous edition the “2nd rev. of ICY VISION” is now compatible to NVIDIA's promising GTS 450 & GTX 460 card. The “Rev. 2 ICY VISION” cooler contains 5 power heatpipes in a unique heatpipe constellation. The heatpipes are interlaced into 85 optimized high-quality Aluminium fins. Together with a flat stack fin soldered Copper base, they enable the most efficient heat transmission and dissipation from GPU core in its class.
Two 92mm UV-reactive fans with 11 blades in S-shape generate 20% more air flow than traditional fans. The fan contains a high-quality ball bearing to ensure a longer lifetime in high temperature environments. The “Rev. 2 ICY VISION” is both CrossFire and SLI compatible on a 
number of cards.

GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 Pictures:

Features:
* 5 High Performance Power Heatpipes
* Premium Aluminum Fins & Pure Copper Base
* 2 x 92mm S-Shape Fans for 20% additonal Air Flow
* Ball Bearing for Long Life Time
* CrossFire & SLI Compatible

Specifications Table:
Air Flow (CFM / CMH):67.14 / 114.13
Bearing:1 Ball & 1 Sleeve
Cable Length (mm):200
Current (A):0.5 (0.25 / fan)
DC Voltage (V):12
Fan Speed (RPM):2000 (+/- 10%)
Fan:2 x 9215 S-Shape UV Blue Fan
Heatsink Dimensions (mm):216 L x 95 W x 52 H
Life Time MTTF at 40C (h):50'000
Noise Level (dBA):max. 26
Static Pressure (mmAq):1.3
Warranty (years):5
Weight (g):465

GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 cooler performance:

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Benchmark Test compared with stock GPU cooler of the Nvidia Geforce GTX480:

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GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 for GTX460 and GTS450 Test VS stock cooler and specifications GELID Icy Vision Rev. 2 for GTX460 and GTS450 Test VS stock cooler and specifications Reviewed by Maherr Live on Friday, October 01, 2010 Rating: 5