Corsair Hydro Series H80

  • Corsair Hydro Series H80
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Based on 7 scores, 27 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    5
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Intel LGA 775/1155/1156/1136/2011 and AMD AM2/AM3 Support.
  • 5 year warranty.
  • Preapplied thermal paste.

Cons:

  • Fan/Radiator Configuration Can be Troublesome for some Case/Motherboard Setups.
  • Price difference with Hydro 100 is too small (10 euros).

Expert reviews and ratings

By FrostyTech on -

Corsair's Hydro H80 is a no fuss, no mess CPU liquid cooling solution that installs with ease onto Intel socket LGA2011/1366/1155/1156/775 and AMD socket AM3/AM2/FM1 processors. The unit consists of two parts, a 12v DC pump head with integrated...

By Hi Tech Legion on -

As you can see, there was a tiny install issue with the Corsair H80 because of the unique setup that I had built. I wanted to test the Corsair H80 on a LGA2011 processor and the X79 motherboard I have is Micro-ATX, so it doesn't really meet the...

By Bit-tech.net on 83

We have concerns about using the Corsair H80 as an air intake unless you have at least one other fan acting as an exhaust. This is especially true if your CPU is heavily overclocked, but we can’t deny that the H80 is simple to install and use, can...

By HotHardware on -

Both the Corsair H80 and H100 offer significantly improved performance over Intel's liquid cooler and allow for stable overclocks at a higher frequency than the Intel product can reach. Between the H80 and the H100, we like the H100 more--provided...

By Pureoverclock on -

We are seeing that self-contained liquid cooling units are becoming increasingly popular, as technology improves and offers lower maintenance, better performance, and cheaper prices as things move ahead. The days of the garbage all-in-one wannabee...

By HardwareHeaven on 100

When we last took a look at a Corsair cooler, the H80, we were impressed by the build quality and design. In the case of the H100 we have a product which follows...

By Hardware Canucks on -

In every way imaginable the Corsair H80 deserves its “High Performance” moniker. No matter what the heat load this sumo sized – yet still only single bay form factor- all in one water cooling solution simply performed flawlessly. But then...

By TechwareLabs on -

The entire H80 systemThe Corsair H80 is an all-in-one water cooling solution for the CPU, boasting high efficiency cooling at an extremely reasonable price (under $100 at most retailers) for a water cooling setup. When it all comes down to it, the...

By X-bit Labs on -

So, is Corsair H80 better than H100 or worse? In terms of cooling efficiency and at lower fan rotation speeds it is a little behind, but it offers much broader compatibility with the system cases. Besides, Corsair H80 is 20% cheaper than H100, and a...

By Hardware Secrets on -

The Corsair H80 is a great liquid cooling solution. It reached one of the best performances we saw on all air coolers and sealed watercoolers that we tested so far. It is also not too loud, maintaining the noise at an acceptable level even at full...

By HEXUS.net on 80

if your chassis adapts and your wallet permits, the Hydro Series H100 is an excellent choice for users wanting the performance of liquid cooling and the practically of a self-contained unit. Corsair Hydro H80 Corsair Hydro H100 The Good Good cooling...

By MadShrimps on -

So how is the Hydro 80 ? Well it's a mixed bag to me. Performance is second to none, if you allow to let the fans spin up via the balanced or performance mode. This at the cost of your roommates who might think something is gonna blow up soon if...

By Techgage on 95

A couple of days ago I made a post in our forums about air cooling reaching a point where the coolers themselves can only get bigger and bigger in order to keep pace with new cooling technology, including liquid coolers that are now starting to...

By HardOCP on -

The charted value above of the Corsair Hydro Series™ H80 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler is better than that of the H100. Water cooling units are not inexpensive and though these give you superior performance you’ll need to ask yourself...

By Overclockers Club on -

The question is what do you get for your money when you pony up for the Corsair Hydro Series H80? Well you get top tier configurable performance that will allow you to run from mild to reasonably wild with a self-contained liquid cooling solution....

By Legit Reviews on -

With the Hydro Series H80, Corsair takes back the hill with a cooler that does very well and does it quieter than previous kits. The H80 has a reasonable $109.99 price tag and comes with a 5 year warranty....

By Neoseeker on -

The first collaborative design from the Corsair and CoolIt partnership was the H60, which successfully integrated a micro-channel cooling plate, split flow manifold and high static pressure fan into the original all-in-one water cooled design. These...

International Review By ComputerBase on -

enDass die Kompaktlösungen auf Flüssigkeitsbasis eine echte Alternative zu herkömmlichen Prozessor-Luftkühlern sind, dürfte mittlerweile kein Geheimnis mehr sein. Bei entsprechend gut abgestimmtem Luftstrom im Gehäuse und...

International Review By Planet 3DNow! on -

Für das Corsair H80 gilt dasselbe wie für das Corsair H70 – hoher Preis, hohe Leistung, hohe Lautstärke. Auf leise lässt sich das H80 kaum vernünftig trimmen und wenn, dann mit einem Leistungsverlust, der nicht mehr in...

International Review By PC-Max on -

Zusammenfassend kann man sagen, dass Corsair erneut ein gelungenes Produkt präsentiert. Trotz der kompakten Ausmaße muss man in Punkto Kühlleistung keine Abstriche machen. Antecs Kühler H2O 920 entpuppt sich zwar als starke...