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I'm wondering if there is a point of getting a different CPU Cooler then the one that came with the chipset... if you not plan to do any Overclocking?
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nope.........
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I'm wondering if there is a point of getting a different CPU Cooler then the one that came with the chipset... if you not plan to do any Overclocking?
Well, it's nice to have decent cooling for peace of mind. Whether your an overclocker or not.
 
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Stability? Extend the life of your CPU? Help if you live in a warm climate? There are any number of reasons. It's not necessary, but it won't hurt.
    
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some third party coolers can be quieter than the OEM ones (depending on fan choice and speed), or can even be run fanless depending on the setup.
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