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Old 06-20-2011, 10:18 PM   #11 (permalink)
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if i go for an aftermarket cooler for the 2600k..whats a good one thats easy to install?

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Ones with a backplate are easier than the plactic push pins. The 2600K comes with a pretty good heatsink.

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It's the old 980x hsf, but its still not great for overclocking to the chips potential.

Best coolers are Noctuas, but they cost alot.

But as I had said, yolure not overclocking yet, so youre fine.

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