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Old 04-20-2011, 12:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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running a 870 Ga P55A-UD3 and wanna over clock my cpu. whats a good heat sink? air only dont like water cooled
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What is your CPU?
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What is your CPU?
its a 870 I7 also for case i have a cooler master haf 912
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i hear the COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus is a good one.
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i hear the COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus is a good one.
i hear alot of great reviews of it. but how high can i overclock my 870 cpu with out it having to over heat?
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How fast do you want to go, what speed is your memory, and how much money are you willing to spend?
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How fast do you want to go, what speed is your memory, and how much money are you willing to spend?
idk, 4ghz? 60 is max and 1333Mhz 8gigs
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With the $10 rebate, which brings the price down to $50, the Cooler Master V8 is a good choice.

Newegg.com - COOLER MASTER V8 RR-UV8-XBU1-GP 120mm Rifle CPU Cooler Intel Core i7 compatible
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so what would be a better choice? V8 or the COOLER MASTER Hyper 212?
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