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Cooling for cheap mobo

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Hi,
I am new to motherboard cooling, so hope that you guys can help out here
I got a cheap biostar A880G+ mobo and I am planning to do some overclocking on it. I heard that one needs to have proper cooling for some chips around the CPU region, I searched and came up with two names: mosfet and VRM, but I am unsure which is which, and what needs to be cooled for stable clock.

Pls point out to me
I am considering some VRAM heatsink for them, will it be effective?

Thanks
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mamma mia
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Intel i5 2500k Asus Sabertooth P67 Sapphire 6850 Toxic kingston value RAM 
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Samsung 1Tb Win 7 64bit 1280x1024 (17'') Seasonic M12II 
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CoolerMaster elite 370 Razor Goliathus 
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post #2 of 2
You need to find Enzotech MOS-C1 Forged Copper Mosfet Heatsinks.
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CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD A-3870K AsRock A75 Pro (FM1) HyperX DDR3 1866 8 GB SAMSUNG 830 256gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
SAMSUNG EcoGreen F4 2TB Plextor Black Blu-ray Burner Phenom II X4 stock Cooler Windows 10 
MonitorPowerCase
LG M2762D-PM Glossy Black 27" 5ms (1920x1080) Antec HG 900 Gerenic ATX Case 
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