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post #1 of 10
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WHat woul be the best heatsink/ fan solution? i have $70 to spend on it, and I dont want any water cooling. Im planning on purchasing a x2 4600.

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post #2 of 10
This is the best Zalman
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118223

Big Typhoons been getting better results though.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835106061
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post #3 of 10
I wouldn't recommend Zalman. there are better choices for the same or less money. The Big typhoon will run circles around Zalman.
post #4 of 10
but the zalmans look pretty :*
post #5 of 10
Ill give them that. They are nice looking.
post #6 of 10
Zalmans also tend to be a bit quieter as well, if sound matters to you.
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so what is my best all around choice
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so what is my best all around choice
Crash & not2bad have it straight up...the Big Typhoon is the way to go...and it is very quiet while performing well with a stock fan...16dba

Big Typhoon at newegg
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post #9 of 10
Definatly the Big Typhoon, So many people seem to praise it for its performance.

Everyone likes the Zalman's because they look nice and are EXTREMELY quiet.
post #10 of 10
Big typhoon is about the best for air cooling, with a stock fan there cool & quiet, with a high cfm fan more noise and better cooling.
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