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post #11 of 23
Phanteks PH-TC12DX is a great air cooler.
Its big brother, Phanteks PH-TC14PE, Thermalright SilverArrow
SB-E and Noctua NH-D14 are the top three air coolers on the market.

Phanteks PH-TC12DX CPU Air Cooler Review
http://www.hardocp.com/article/2013/02/26/phanteks_phtc12dx_cpu_air_cooler_review/3#.UUjq-hxZloQ
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post #12 of 23
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Hmmmm... Looks good! Anyway, I might save up later and get a H100i. I don't really know.
The phanteks can take a 6300 at 4.4 or above?
post #13 of 23
True Spirit 140 or better should be fine (not limit your overclocking for 24/7 air).
FX-6300 is 95W TDP max at stock speed.

Overclocking a lot of factors can limit how high your final stable clock speed is.
The quality of the cpu has a role along with the motherboard, power supply, heatsink,
airflow inside computer case. I would expect if you get nice stuff (not necessary expensive)
you should be able to get 4.4+ GHz out of a FX-6300 (based on the results I have seen online).

P.S. I don't think the H100i is worth it. Barely beats high end Air Coolers while being much louder
(up to 59 dBA when the fans are at full 2,600rpm). Swiftech H220 is a prebuild watercooler that
you can expand to include your video card(s). if you ever plan on running multiple video cards
it is a great option to have (in that case don't limit yourself with a motherboard that as 16x/4x PCIe).
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post #14 of 23
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Okay. The h100i is there for 80$ on Newegg.
post #15 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Heuchler View Post

P.S. I don't think the H100i is worth it. Barely beats high end Air Coolers while being much louder
(up to 59 dBA when the fans are at full 2,600rpm). Swiftech H220 is a prebuild watercooler that
I never knew the H100i is so damn loud. (Website states 37db +3db for a 2nd fan) My 2800rpm fans are only 38db wink.gif
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post #16 of 23
all a matter how they feel like testing. i'm sure they don't use an Anechoic chamber.
distant. SPL meter. ambient noise. or if they outright cheat.

http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/swiftech-h220_6.html




http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/CoolerMaster/Seidon_120XL/
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post #17 of 23
ahh, those hopeless benchmarks.
Proper measurement is done in free air with 11db ambient noise along 1meter away

Or a proper measurement should be in a case on the floor and 1/2meter away
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post #18 of 23
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Yea I agree , nobody sits in a room with no noise .
so what cpu cooler do I get
Antec 920 or CM seidon 240 ?
post #19 of 23
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Originally Posted by compgenie View Post

Yea I agree , nobody sits in a room with no noise .
so what cpu cooler do I get
Antec 920 or CM seidon 240 ?
CM Seidon 240 if you have the space
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post #20 of 23
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Quote:
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CM Seidon 240 if you have the space
Okay. Will look out for them. Thanks a lot guys for your help! Davelt, heuchler, thanks!
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