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post #11 of 19
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Originally Posted by Darkslayer7 View Post
I want an Athlon IIX4 @ "possibly" 4 Ghz ,or as close as its stable , and later an 1090T Oc 4Ghz,or more .

So is the V8 good for that , or no ? I hardly can order anything , but the V8 is now in stock , so i could get it locally .

Also there is a Noctua NH-U9B SE2 for 25% less .
Even though you are in a very very far place where you can hardly order anything, the V8 and NH-U9B SE2 are available locally.

There are certainly higher thermal performers and higher cost-to-performance coolers out there but since you have no other choices, just use the V8 which is the (much) better performer of these 2.

V8 is not a bad cooler at all. Its weakness is that it can only fit one fan in the middle and changing it is not an easy job. However, the reason for this is the CM's balance between thermal and acoustic performance.
post #12 of 19
if i was you id buy a Noctua Heatsink.

NOCTUA ALL THE WAY!
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The V8 is about 50Euro right now , and the Noctua is 37 .
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So does it perform well handling 4ghz+ cpu's ?
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post #15 of 19
Do they have any Thermalright heatsinks available in your area? If so, seriously take a look at them. If you can find a MUX120 Black, it comes with mounts for both Intel and AMD and both mounting systems are very good. And the MUX120 itself performs within a hair of the highest end coolers.
post #16 of 19
Can't you mount another 120mm fan on it and make D14-like? If you can, add another cheap fan like a coolermaster R4 or a Yate Loon and that might make it fly for like 60$.
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post #17 of 19
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The tx3 is not 120mm , its 92 . its small and getting hot . So i need a better one . We have here low end cheap bad coolers , and high end dirt expensive ones . Mid class is unknown here .
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post #18 of 19
I had the V8, and it was fairly decent, my Titan Fenrir was much better though.
   
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Also there is a THERMALTAKE CL-P0554D Spinq VT .
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