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post #1511 of 2861
hi, i just bought an i7 950, and i was wondering if any of can help me figuring out which cpu cooler is best.

i allready have some couple of options like: the h70 100Euros, Prolimatech Megahalems RevB 60Euros(ppl recomened this cpu) or cm v6 gt 70Euros.

im open to sugestions
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Originally Posted by DeadShot_1.0 View Post
hi, i just bought an i7 950, and i was wondering if any of can help me figuring out which cpu cooler is best.

i allready have some couple of options like: the h70 100Euros, Prolimatech Megahalems RevB 60Euros(ppl recomened this cpu) or cm v6 gt 70Euros.

im open to sugestions
bdw im not into OC, at least not at this moment
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post #1513 of 2861
Thread Starter 
Other possibilities:
thermalright venomous x with pressure mount
noctua dh14
prolimatech megashadow

Or, if you are any sort of tech handyman, XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 Water Cooling Kit.
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Everyone loves pics Alan, so lets see the pot.

And don't forget to start posting in the DICE/L2N section!
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post #1515 of 2861
Quote:
Originally Posted by alancsalt View Post
Other possibilities:
thermalright venomous x with pressure mount
noctua dh14
prolimatech megashadow

Or, if you are any sort of tech handyman, XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 Water Cooling Kit.
well where im from im a bit limited because they don't have every thing.

they have the Thermalright Ultra 120E Extreme instead of the venamous.
and between the prolimatech mega shadow and Megahalems RevB which is best i read the they aren't much of a difference, and what abou the v8. which one of these will keep the cpu cooled and stable
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post #1516 of 2861
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Originally Posted by DeadShot_1.0 View Post
well where im from im a bit limited because they don't have every thing.

they have the Thermalright Ultra 120E Extreme instead of the venamous.
and between the prolimatech mega shadow and Megahalems RevB which is best i read the they aren't much of a difference, and what abou the v8. which one of these will keep the cpu cooled and stable
They will all do way better then the stock cooler.
I have the Mega Shadow and love it but not much difference between the two.
If your not going to be OC'ing (but you should) then just go with the cheapest one.
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post #1517 of 2861
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Well this is the new "toy". Sorry for my lousy photography and lack of setting/location, but this be she.



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post #1518 of 2861
thank for the info. how do i join the club ;p
will it do the batch no: 3043A728
Edited by DeadShot_1.0 - 4/5/11 at 8:50am
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Well this is the new "toy". Sorry for my lousy photography and lack of setting/location, but this be she.
So awesome
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post #1520 of 2861
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeadShot_1.0 View Post
hi, i just bought an i7 950, and i was wondering if any of can help me figuring out which cpu cooler is best.

i allready have some couple of options like: the h70 100Euros, Prolimatech Megahalems RevB 60Euros(ppl recomened this cpu) or cm v6 gt 70Euros.

im open to sugestions
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeadShot_1.0 View Post
bdw im not into OC, at least not at this moment
If you aren't into OC'ing much then I recommend the Megahalems as it's less expensive and better than the V6. The v6 is a decent cooler, but it's more for show than the Megahalems is.
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