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It's almost time to start throwing things together as the parts are almost here... except I'm not sure if I picked the right CPU cooler.

I ordered a Kühler 920, but I'm having buyer's remorse. I want to overclock the chip past 4.5, which of course, is dependent upon how healthy the chip is. Is the 920 overkill here? I'm thinking of replacing it with a Havik 140.

Thanks!
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how much does the kuhler cost?
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how much does the kuhler cost?
iirc its like $90. Performs similar to the H100...
    
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Hmmm, hard choice mate.

Like I always say, overkill is underkill.

good luck!
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keep the 920. you wont be disappointed.
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