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As said, 65c while gaming is absolutely fine on a 3570k for those clocks.
They have higher thermal limits than the previous gen - people seem to forget they don't run as cool as SB does.
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Hmm, my cm212+ has those same 2 tips "compressed" as well, I think thats just how they are, and my CM212+ performs marvelously.

NOT MINE but just a random photo.

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Originally Posted by Boinz View Post

Hmm, my cm212+ has those same 2 tips "compressed" as well, I think thats just how they are, and my CM212+ performs marvelously.
NOT MINE but just a random photo.

Wow that cooler is really close to that GPU. I wonder how hot the gpu gets..

But as others have said, you're fine for gaming. I would only worry if it went up to ~80c for gaming but even then you're still 25c away from thermal throttle.
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