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Your noctua should do decently with you CPU at 4.6Ghz. Good luck!
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Step by step -> first go for 4.4 GHz - to reach 4.6 GHz you have to steady processor and motherboard.
H100 & D14 are in the same range, each of those cooler have his own advantage. H100 can reach higher clock but not for long time, from other side Noktua is famous because of stability and noiseless work. I can't see any reason for this "upgrade" , someone can say it is an downgrade.
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post #13 of 26
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Your noctua should do decently with you CPU at 4.6Ghz. Good luck!
Nope - for 4.6 GHz 24/7 you will need an custom loop wc (or separate room air conditioned with perfect ambient temperature). For I7 39xx and both of those coolers without tweaking reality is 4.4/4.5 GHz . Anything better requires additional investment . (so it is much better if you go with custom wc , anything else is waste of time)
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That's just not true. It all depends on his chip. There are 4.8Ghz 3930k on hyper 212's floating around. To say no outright and that you need a custom loop is incorrect. We won't know until he tries.
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post #15 of 26
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That's just not true. It all depends on his chip. There are 4.8Ghz 3930k on hyper 212's floating around. To say no outright and that you need a custom loop is incorrect. We won't know until he tries.
biggrin.gif You should buy fish net to catch one of those "floating" rigs buttkick.gif
So you buy for your 2700k which have max TDP 95W raystorm extreme to reach 4.8 GHz and that give to you right to advice OP with processor which have TDP 130W to go with average air cooler for the same clock. kookoo.gif
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post #16 of 26
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biggrin.gif You should buy fish net to catch one of those "floating" rigs buttkick.gif
So you buy for your 2700k which have max TDP 95W raystorm extreme to reach 4.8 GHz and that give to you right to advice OP with processor which have TDP 130W to go with average air cooler for the same clock. kookoo.gif

Well your fish net just caught something, because i run Prime95 and hit 83*C peak with a Venomous X (120x38mm fan) on a 3960X @ 4.6Ghz with ambient of 21*C. Noctua D14 will be fine.
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post #17 of 26
A D14 will be perfect fine for high overclocks as long as your ambient temps are decent and your airflow is in check. There are plenty of people on here with the D14 at 4.8GHz+
 
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Well your fish net just caught something, because i run Prime95 and hit 83*C peak with a Venomous X (120x38mm fan) on a 3960X @ 4.6Ghz with ambient of 21*C. Noctua D14 will be fine.
Dude hi mentioned that Hyper 212 can do the job for 4.8 GHz ????
Also read what is written - "you will need perfect ambient conditions" - your ambient temp is 21 which is ideal!
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post #19 of 26
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Nope - for 4.6 GHz 24/7 you will need an custom loop wc (or separate room air conditioned with perfect ambient temperature). For I7 39xx and both of those coolers without tweaking reality is 4.4/4.5 GHz . Anything better requires additional investment . (so it is much better if you go with custom wc , anything else is waste of time)

Please excuse this comment:

That's the biggest load of nonsense i've ever read. You do not need a custom WC setup for 4.6Ghz. I use a H100 in a very warm ambient enviroment (approx 28c) and it does the job very well indeed.

Also recommending custom WC to someone that doesn't have the first clue about computing is not the best of advice.
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Originally Posted by deafboy View Post

A D14 will be perfect fine for high overclocks as long as your ambient temps are decent and your airflow is in check. There are plenty of people on here with the D14 at 4.8GHz+
Not without changing a fan's for high speed fans
Or should I RMA my two Noctuas' because i cant reach 4.8 GHz - yes - now i know my two chips are bad !
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