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guys just want to ask which is better air cooler for u the cooler master v8 or cooler master v6gt? which is good for overclocking?
tnx in advance
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A friend of mine with an i5-750 had both. With the V8 @ 4.0Ghz he got like 95c and with the V6GT he has about 70.
What's your CPU?
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Are these your only choices? Cause there are definitely better coolers out there.
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A friend of mine with an i5-750 had both. With the V8 @ 4.0Ghz he got like 95c and with the V6GT he has about 70.
What's your CPU?
hehe mines obsolete pentium dual core 2.5 ghz
tnx for the reply
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Are these your only choices? Cause there are definitely better coolers out there.
can u suggest me? i really have a difficulty in buying specific coolers in the philippines cuz its really limited here
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If it's a s775 cpu, i think it's ok, even with the v8. That friend has the V8 on an E6420@3.0Ghz now, and it loads @ 42c. But, as HWI said there are lots of better coolers.
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If it's a s775 cpu, i think it's ok, even with the v8. That friend has the V8 on an E6420@3.0Ghz now, and it loads @ 42c. But, as HWI said there are lots of better coolers.
can u suggest me a cooler?
post #8 of 50
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does noctua d-14 beat the v6gt from cooler master?
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If it's on the market in there take a look at Thermaltake Frio as well - if your motherboard is capable of controlling a CPU through volts as well, as these fans on it are not pwn and at max rpm they are damn loud.

It's pretty decent, if somewhat heavy.

Or just go with CM Hyper 212+, it should get the job done just fine as well. It's not "the best", but has instead damn good price/performance ratio.
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