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No point in really purchasing a GPU cooler. That GTS should be fine running at 60% fan speed, maybe even a little lower. 780i would be good if you plan to SLI soon/future. If not stick with P35.
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I'm not sure how soon I would be sli'ing so I guess I shouldn't waste the money

I wanted to overclock the GTS but everyone says to get a GPU cooler before I do.. so
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7 of these outta do the trick: how I'd waste $70
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7 of these outta do the trick: how I'd waste $70
yes
...

lol ***?
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RELIGIOUS FREAK!

...

lol ***?
lol come on now... do you really think a religious person would purchase their Jesus figurine in bobblehead form?
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lol come on now... do you really think a religious person would purchase their Jesus figurine in bobblehead form?
I'm just kidding

no but, I would only purchase those as dog chewing toys
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I would go ahead and buy a tuniq tower 120 as your cpu cooler. It does greatttt, and you can usually get one around 40 bucks or so on newegg.com. If you wanted you could probably squeeze another 20-30% out of that cpu with this cooler, but its huge so make sure youd have room in your case. Also like some other people said getting another identical hard drive and putting them in a RAID0 is always a good idea. Otherwise I would wait and save the money for a good game or something, or for when a part craps out...
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the mods =D
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post #29 of 64
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I would go ahead and buy a tuniq tower 120 as your cpu cooler. It does greatttt, and you can usually get one around 40 bucks or so on newegg.com. If you wanted you could probably squeeze another 20-30% out of that cpu with this cooler, but its huge so make sure youd have room in your case. Also like some other people said getting another identical hard drive and putting them in a RAID0 is always a good idea. Otherwise I would wait and save the money for a good game or something, or for when a part craps out...
why is everyone suggesting a cpu cooler to me when there is one in my rig sig?
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Depending on your peripherals, perhaps a new mouse or keyboard is in order? If you have good peripherals, then either GPU or Mobo Chipset cooling.
    
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