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I was informed that some of the peope here might have more knowledge on my motherboard, I was wondering what kind of CPU Cooling should I get for overclocking 2.60 Ghz to about 3.50 Ghz

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post #2 of 9
Just get a Hyper 212+ from CoolerMaster, with the airflow your case has it will be pretty effective.
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post #3 of 9
I've got a 212 with push pull fans and is it a great cooler for the money
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post #4 of 9
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I heard the Hyper 212+ was bad, if I get it, will it be pretty easy to install, and will I not have any problems going over 60C while Overclocking to 3.50Ghz?
Edited by pwndupure - 8/21/11 at 9:43pm
post #5 of 9
I don't know who told you it was bad because they're an idiot. When it comes down to value for money its probably the best cooler out there. Its fairly awkward to install, but its not too difficult. Your temps will be alright, the fan that comes with it is extremely good.
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My friend said that I might need a better one, because im overclocking a bit more than 1 Ghz. My CPU cant go over 71C, how will I be sure that it wont with this cooler?
Edit: My friend recommended this one: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...D&body=REBATES
Edited by pwndupure - 8/21/11 at 10:31pm
post #7 of 9
You can never be sure, there are always other factors, for example ambient temperatures.

If you can afford something better though you might as well get something better, if you can spare the money get a ThermalRight Archon or perhaps a Scythe Mugen II
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post #9 of 9
The NH-D14 will fit with about an 1 inch of clearance in your 922 Case and is arguably the best air cooler on the market. I was able to get my 630 to 3.5GHZ with a Titan Fenrir Evo, great little cooler. If my case at the time (310 Elite) allowed it, I would have gotten a NH-D14 though.
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