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I have the GD65, I think that's the GD55 since it doesn't have the heatpipes between the phase heatsinks, and it any cooler will fit on it. On my setup particularly, I can't get any thing like the NH-D14 because of the DDR3 skyscrapers installed. tongue.gif But the H50 first perfectly. I'm planning on upgrading to the H100 in a month or so. I recommend the H50 if you are short on money, but if you have a high budget, get the H80, H100 or Kuhler 920.
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Thanks for the advice, I'm leaning towards the Corsair H50 right now. As far as the RAM goes, I believed the board could also run triple channel, but I guess not. It shall be fixed.
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Just sell the extra stick or get a fourth one...
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How could I resist getting another stick for 16GB?
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Originally Posted by Sp33d Junki3 View Post
Antec Khuler 620, Corsair H50 would come to mind.
That seems very tight and one of the worst layout I've seen on any board.

3 sticks of ram, on a dual channel board. Not best idea. Either 2 or 4 sticks...
Yeah, but It's not the worst I've seen before.

I would also go for a H50/620, or If you want better than that, Corsair H80.
post #16 of 16
The Xigmatek Gaia would be a perfect low cost option here.It will do fine cooling a SB CPU and it's very thin.There is no overhang even with a 120mmx25mm fan installed.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233082
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