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sunbeam vs coolermaster

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ok so i want to oc my x4 955 to 3.8 for now maybe 4.0 in the future and id like your opinion on what cooler is better

#1
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835207004

#2
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835103065

let me know what you think thanks
post #2 of 7
The hyper 212 is a winner here most people on this site will agree its a great cooler for the money. The sunbeam one ive never heard one word about. Doesnt sunbeam make toaster too.
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This is only $18.99 after MIR. I have one and its a great cooler.
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post #4 of 7
The Core contact freezer was a pretty decent heatsink back in the day. I remember reading a lot of reviews that praised its temp to dB ratio when I was looking at a larger heatsink to replace my AC Freezer 64. I can't comment on the 212, but I know a lot of people love there performance to price ratio.

Honestly, there basically identical, besides fin design. They both have 4 heatpipes that come into direct contact with the CPU.


I say, flip a coin on it. Cuz in the end it wont matter much

The Sunbeam does claim to have more CFM to dB. But those stats normally aren't to accurate.
post #5 of 7
i vote for #1 ..it's beefier..best amd budget heatsink! (i have 2)
 
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post #6 of 7
When you get the CM Hyper 212+, add an additional fan to do a push/pull configuration. I guarantee you, no regrets!
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Hyper 212+. You'll be surprised as to the amount of cooling it can do given that small of a heatsink plus the push-pull option.
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