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Old 10-18-2004, 08:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What's the best Heatsink/fan for athlon 64 3500+

What would you guys recommend me for a HSF on a athlon 64 3500+
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Old 10-18-2004, 10:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i would suggest one of them:
http://www.frozencpu.com/cgi-bin/fro...pu-tta-21.html
with one of them:
http://www.frozencpu.com/cgi-bin/frozencpu/fan-122.html

best cooling combo i know of
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Old 10-18-2004, 10:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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definatley thermaltake
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Old 10-20-2004, 11:04 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Anything from Thermaltake will do the job quite nicely.
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Or you could look into the Thermalright SLK948U and put on a 92mm tornado which is a really loud fan though. also swiftech makes a nice finely finished base heatsink with a helicoid design that's pretty interesting but you can only fit on an 80mm fan
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if you wanted to, you could get watercooling and overclock the hell out of it
- that's what I want to do

my friend has a 3800+ which he paid $999 (aus) for, and I figured I can get a 3500+ and watercooling for less than he paid for his 3800+ and overclock to maybe 2.6-2.8GHZ
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