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Old 12-16-2004, 11:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I was talking to a friend of mine about this issue and he seems bias towards fans.

Can I have some opinions? I need a socket 939 fan and on this one site it has a lot of liquid cooling fans, so i am considering maybe getting one.

Take a look at this site and tell me which one you would get and why?

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It really all depends on what you are going to be doing. By definition your computer is going to get pretty hot. This is not a bad thing. If you are a big gamer it is more important to keep your hardware cool because it will help to boost the performance of the hardware. I personally use regular old fans and they suit me perfectly fine.
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All you need is a nice cpu fan like this. http://www.frozencpu.com/cgi-bin/fro...ml?id=CHDcNXVW and a couple of case fans and air cooling will work great. Oh Jonesie, they don't even make 120gb 10k rpm sata hd's.
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