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post #1 of 25
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io need a heatsink that is better at dissipating heat than the hyper 212, it seems it cannot absorb heat fast enough. my system thermal throttles as a result I have two 130CFM fans push and pull on it, with no luck. here are my options:

CoolerMaster V8
Schythe Mugen 2 rev B
Scythe Yasya high End link: http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0334899

Scythe ninja: http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0343098

or other options from Microcenter here: http://www.microcenter.com/search/search_results.phtml?N=4294966927+37+4294959006&sht=Any&prt=NewProduct&

Thanks!
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post #2 of 25
I'd say the Thermaltake Frio is your best bet with the choices you have. If you want the best air cooler, try find a Noctua NH-D14 or Thermalright Silver Arrow. Good luck!
post #3 of 25
Then your install is defunct. None of those coolers will likely touch the 212. Many don't put the paste on properly so id highly recommend taking a look around to make sure that you did.
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That TherMax Eclipse II looks fantastic for the price, HDT also I bet it would beat the 212.
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post #5 of 25
Schythe Mugen 2 rev B.
post #6 of 25
That TherMax Eclipse II Cooler does look nice, and performs well.
Quote:
In the default single-fan configuration it ranks within the Top 3 best heatsinks Frostytech has tested to date.

Here´s a review.
http://www.frostytech.com/articleview.cfm?articleID=2521

I don´t think you could go wrong with that one or the Mugen 2.
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post #7 of 25
The CM V8 may be able to beat the Hyper212, but it's very, very poor value for the (lack of) performance it offers.

The other two coolers you gave basically will be better than the H212, but are huge.
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post #8 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eno75;11800485 
Then your install is defunct. None of those coolers will likely touch the 212. Many don't put the paste on properly so id highly recommend taking a look around to make sure that you did.

Ummm...no.

The V8 is crap.

The Scythe Mugen 2 and Yasya are both great coolers which would do better then the CM Hyper 212+. However, like what Volvo said, they are huge, so make sure your case has the proper clearance for these giants.

I'd suggest the Thermaltake Frio among those options. Proven to be a great cooler at a decent price.
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Thermaltake Frio.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dixson01974;11803352 
Thermaltake Frio.

Agreed. Can't do any better for $45-$50.

My friend has his 1090T Overclocked to 4.2 Ghz and his max temps at load are only 48c. It's an extremely nice little cooler.
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