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Recently I have been having my games crash and I figured out it is because I overclocked my computer and my northbridge temps are way HIGH 126 celsius last time I checked. I have decided I am going to buy an aftermarkey cooler for it. It will go on my Asus P5B-E motherboard. Someone recommend me a good one.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835108072

A bit pricey, but seems to do the trick.
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Would that work because the stock northbridge cooler on the P5B-E has hooks that hold it on. I was wondering anyone who has the same board as me if they know.
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Would that work because the stock northbridge cooler on the P5B-E has hooks that hold it on. I was wondering anyone who has the same board as me if they know.
I can't say for sure, the product images show it comes with hooks, and I believe it's a pretty universal mounting method. But I understand why you'd want to know for sure before dropping that much money. You could try just attaching a 40mm fan to the top of the heatsink.
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But I want a copper heatsink because the temp is 126 CELSIUS THAT IS CRAZY HIGH
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Do you mean 126 F? 126 C sounds like an error to me, what are you using to monitor the temps?
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Speedfan,BIOS,and some other program that sucked so I deleted it. One said 126, one said 99 and one said 78.
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TT Spirit II.. it has a fan to help it cool down =)
http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/produc...4/cl-c0034.asp
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