AMD XP 2900+ Fan Issues? - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 03-12-2006, 02:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 2
Default AMD XP 2900+ Fan Issues?

For the past 8 months my AMD XP 2900+ has been overheating at the default clock due to my POS CPU fan, so I have come to you guys for suggestions for a better one.

The chip is supposed to be clocked at 400MHz FSB, but I currently have it clocked down to the only stable setting at 200MHz FSB, therefore the chip is half as fast as it should be (1GHz opposed to 2GHz).

Here are my computer specs:
No-name case
No-name PSU (300 Watt)
Ultra CPU Fan (U10-8502) http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...=86205&CatId=0
AMD XP 2900+
Chaintech 7NJL6 Mobo
512 Kingston PC3200 / 2x512MB Geil PC3200

So yeah, kinda iffy but yeah it works for me so thats all that matters. Here are the CPU fans I was looking at:
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...925073&CatId=0
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...184408&CatId=0
Or even http://xoxide.com/thermaltake-silent-boost-rxk7.html

Any other suggestions? I'm a big fan of Thermaltake, but whatever can fix this job will be the newest edition to my bandwagon.

Thanks
Josh
__________________

SMB20 is offline  
Old 03-13-2006, 07:38 AM   #2 (permalink)
Monster Techie
 
MrCoffee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: UK
Posts: 1,858
Default

The thermaltakes are pretty darn sweet, I'm probably getting one myself.
__________________
Intel core I7 920
GA-EX58-UD3R
6GB OCZ platinum 1600
XFX HD4890
Noctua nh-u12p
Corsair HX520
Antec 300
Samsung 1TB F1 Spinpoint
Samsung SM2443BW 24"
MrCoffee is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:24 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.