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Would this be enough to cool an 8800GT?

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835887006

Only $5 after rebate. My 8800GT reaches 84-86C load right now, and it's pretty loud. It has the 1st rev EVGA stock cooler (smaller fan) and the updated fanspeed BIOS.
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No it wouldnt IMO, plus i dont think it says its even compatible with an 8800GT
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No it wouldnt IMO, plus i dont think it says its even compatible with an 8800GT
Hmm, you're right. Most of their products don't support 8 series cards.

What about this? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233013
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The Xigma should do pretty well, they make Excellent Coolers. Though you may want to wait till someone else answers.

Now that im not making any sense......
Edited by [FDG]Explosion - 12/18/08 at 4:57pm
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Sorry for the double post, Now i have my thought together.

Yes, the Xigma looks like a good cooler, and Xigmatek makes very good products for the money, but id wait and see if you get any suggestions in this thread before jumping on something...
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The closest thing in price I could find is this Zalman.http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118116

Mostly aluminum fins, no heatpipes. Both of them are sold out right now so I can't jump on anything.
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Dont think the Zalman would perform too well, those were Great coolers in the X800-X850 days though
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wait... Xigmatek Battle Axe?


IF so, I have one with some AS5 and am getting 20C idle haha
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post #9 of 14
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I think that's the Battleaxe, yeah.

I'm getting 59C idle, stock EVGA HSF and paste. It's 19C room temperature.
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post #10 of 14
Look for a used Zalman VF900. I had one on mine and works great on an 8800GT.
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