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Hi guys,
I've got only $40 available and I decided to get a new heatsink since I'm sick of my stock one So I found this ASUS V-60 that seems to be pretty promising for just about 80 more cents than my budeget will allow Do any of you guys have one and/or know how it performs? Thanks for the info

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Get an Artic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro, or a Scythe heatsink.
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post #3 of 13
save your money and get an arctic cooling freezer 7 pro! only about $25-$30 (depending on where you get it) I have one, and it has good cooling, and it is even better at $25!!!
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Or for a few dollars more you can get a Tuniq Tower 120 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835154001
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post #5 of 13
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about that, I've noticed a lot of people have it... How come? Is it really that good? Either way, I'd like something that would keep my OC of 3Ghz at a low temp and maybe even let me OC some more....

EDIT: according to reviews the ASUS V 60 is better than the AC freezer 7 pro. So what should I do?
    
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post #6 of 13
Don't trust the newegg reviews. A lot of people on here will recommend either a Tuniq Tower, or they could possible recommend the Freezer 7 Pro. The pro has almost an unbeatable Price->performance ratio. If I had the extra $ at the time, I would have gotten the Tuniq Tower. I'd say if you are in need of a cooler right now, get the AC Freezer 7 pro, if you can scrounge about $10 then get the Tuniq.
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post #7 of 13
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Alright guys, I'll take your word for it. Probably I'll get the Tuniq tower. Thanks for the replies
    
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I love my v60. Easy to install and dropped my temps way down. I'm going to replace the fan and see if that helps the temps even more.
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Originally Posted by coreystang View Post
I love my v60. Easy to install and dropped my temps way down. I'm going to replace the fan and see if that helps the temps even more.
Really! How low are your temps? And how far have you overclocked, if you did?
    
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post #10 of 13
just go w/ the tuniq120
i had it before and it cooles my 3.7ghz e6600 nicely.
full load @24hrs is around 59-63c 1.42v
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