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Hey guys

Just bought a phenom x6 1090t.. im using the stock cooler for now... the thing is very loud!! is this normal?? can i do smthin bt it?
    
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Originally Posted by rammbhat View Post
Hey guys

Just bought a phenom x6 1090t.. im using the stock cooler for now... the thing is very loud!! is this normal?? can i do smthin bt it?
Yeah you can buy a Noctua NH-D14.
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It uses a 5000rpm 80mm fan...you were expecting quiet?
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post #4 of 11
Spend 30 bucks on a CM 212+ and be done with it. Great cooler, small price!
    
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post #5 of 11
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yes.. i WILLL buy a cooler in a couple months.. right now made some major upgrades to comp nd bought a netbook.. stretched fr cash.. like i asked earlier.. is there anything i can do to make it better? with the same cooler
    
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post #6 of 11
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Originally Posted by rammbhat View Post
yes.. i WILLL buy a cooler in a couple months.. right now made some major upgrades to comp nd bought a netbook.. stretched fr cash.. like i asked earlier.. is there anything i can do to make it better? with the same cooler
If you not ocing it. Just enable C&Q.
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post #7 of 11
rammbhat - When I sold my old components to my cousin, I put my X6 cooler on his "new" PC. It was loud for about 2-3 days, then it settled down. How long have you been running with the cooler?

Also, if you have some decent TIM laying around (like AS5,etc.) you might try cleaning off the stock TIM and using that. The fan is revving up because it thinks your CPU is hot. Find ways to lower the heat, and you will find ways to keep the RPMs down on that small jet engine
    
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post #8 of 11
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C&Q is enabled!
Ive been running the cpu for about 2 hrs now
The temps are low! idle they are around 30... sound is ok then. while gaming it gets to annoying whirrrr! almost sounds like a water pump!
    
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post #9 of 11
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Originally Posted by rammbhat View Post
C&Q is enabled!
Ive been running the cpu for about 2 hrs now
The temps are low! idle they are around 30... sound is ok then. while gaming it gets to annoying whirrrr! almost sounds like a water pump!
Aside from keeping the box outside and protected from the elements....not so much. As stock coolers go the AMD is decent, but it still has a hard time keeping an x6 on full load within thermal limits at room temperature.
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post #10 of 11
Just get hyper 212 +
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