The tests were performed in a controlled air conditioned room with temperatures maintained at a constant 22c.
Idle temperatures were measured after sitting at the desktop for 30 minutes.Load measurements were acquired by playing Battlefield 3 for 30 minutes and measuring the peak temperature.
All fan settings were left on automatic.
The Core i7-4770k is known to run hot when overclocked but the Corsair H100i manages to keep temperatures in check with a maximum recorded temperature of 60 degrees.
The MSI GTX 770 reached a maximum temperature of 85 degrees.
Ambient temperatures in the case reached a maximum of 31 degrees, rising only 5 degrees compared to idle temperatures.