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post #11 of 22
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Originally Posted by Lanathide;14561997 
i said no wtercooling already

Corsair Hydros are no maintanince and is the only way you will be less then 550g with good performance. If not, stay with stock.
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post #12 of 22
The Arctic Cooling Freezer has always been a step up from stock.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835186134

Zalman CNPS9500 is a good choice.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118003
Edited by Wildcard36qs - 8/12/11 at 3:36pm
   
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post #13 of 22
Thread Starter 
what about the evercool buffalo?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835119091
500g, cheap, and im not looking for some whazzo cpu cooler.

@ wildcard: i actually looked at both of those, they look pretty good as well
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post #14 of 22
Might as well stay with stock. The bufflo isn't that great... Take a look at hyper tx3, its better than the bufflo and lighter than the 212.
    
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post #15 of 22
hyper 212... and its not going to snap off your mobo lol.
    
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post #16 of 22
aslong as you have a solid backplate, you will be fine.

my cpu cooler weighs 1.3kg with the fans on it...
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post #17 of 22
i really wouldnt bother answering this question guys... he is being silly and not listening to reason.
    
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post #18 of 22
i have yet to hear of a air cooler snapping off the socket on a mobo no matter what the condition.

Wasn't their a vid of a guy flexing a mobo almost in half and the heatsink never broke off the cpu socket?
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post #19 of 22
Think about the people that bought TRUE coppers, that's nearly 2kg not including fans.
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post #20 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by MMJA View Post
Think about the people that bought TRUE coppers, that's nearly 2kg not including fans.

and i thought my hyper z600 was insane

1046grams with 2 x 116gram fans :|
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