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I think we just figured out your problem...

You should use a pea-sized amount of TIM, not the whole thing. People will argue about the best method for applying TIM but the biggest mistake you can make is using too much thermal paste.

Sounds like you have done just that...
....already stated
   
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There is your problem right there: Hyper TX3. That just isn't a good cooler at all.
    
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post #43 of 44
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Originally Posted by 78@pwnt4lif3 View Post
But..


You'd be surprised what a H50,H60.H70 and H100 can really do when it's overclocked. Haven't you seen this thread? MANY results and many wins. You still fail. Air Cooler is NOWHERE good as water cooled but sure there are a few air coolers that can compete with water but water always takes first ahead because it transfers heat FASTER than air.

http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...-h70-club.html

Here is the link to water cooling thread to show you proof they overclocked VERY well.

Thanks for the Fail Mark! The Reviews don't lie,

H50 Vs Junk Roswiell 4 Pipe Cooler

H50 Vs H212+

http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling...vs-noctua.html

The H50 is slightly less than a high End Air Cooler, but it is far inferior to a custom loop, the H70,80,100. Its a novelty item that sort of works, nothing more.
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Get a Hyper 212+
 
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