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post #11 of 13
you could skip the liquid cooling completely to save money and settle for a hyper 212+ but heatsinks like the Coolit ECO, H60-H80 don't cost that much more money then the 212+ so you could get one of those if you like. Any of those coolers can easily cool your CPU if your overclock is reasonable. I've seen people reach 5ghz on a 2500k with just air using the hyper 212+ so I'm positive any of those cpu heatsinks will be able to handle reasonably high overclocks
Edited by Fatality_ - 2/8/12 at 6:53am
post #12 of 13
ive got the antec and its amazing. deffo upgrade from my previous 212+.
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post #13 of 13
skip the water cooling and go with a silver arrow, water cooling only gets more and more expensive, lol been there and still doing that. get a better case, you won't believe how much that matters, as for the GPU if you are only doing one monitor or even 2, for that res go with a not so high card, you don't really need it for the money, also try corsair force gt, its not as expensive but the speed is still the same imo, once you get to the ssds they all seem relatively the same.
   
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