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I have the stock AMD heatsink/fan on my AMD 8750 BE. I cools just fine, but the fan on it is STUPID loud. When the chip is under load the fan will ramp up to 6000 rpm! It is the loudest computer fan I have ever heard. I'd like to get a different heatsink/fan that isn't as loud that cools maybe a little better. What do you suggest? BTW, I've attached a pic of the heatsink/fan I have (this is not the actual thing, but it is just like this).
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how much do you want to spent on cooler?
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Cooler Master Hyper 212+

Can be found under $20, top notch for the price.
 
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post #4 of 12
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Originally Posted by hawkeeyee View Post
how much do you want to spent on cooler?
That's a good question. If I wanted just a little better cooling than this, how much would I have to spend?
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post #5 of 12
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Originally Posted by Nick0matic View Post
Cooler Master Hyper 212+

Can be found under $20, top notch for the price.
I second this. Got mine for $25.00 on sale at NewEgg. Great cooler.
post #6 of 12
OR you could replace the stock coolers fan with something quieter.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Nick0matic View Post
Cooler Master Hyper 212+

Can be found under $20, top notch for the price.
^^^THIS^^^

Excellent cooler with a great mounting mechanism, easy push/pull and great performance! Buy it and be amazed at how far your $20.00 takes you!
    
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post #8 of 12
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Originally Posted by CerealKillah View Post
^^^THIS^^^

Excellent cooler with a great mounting mechanism, easy push/pull and great performance! Buy it and be amazed at how far your $20.00 takes you!
Unfortunately, it is $30 on Newegg now.
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post #9 of 12
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Unfortunately, it is $30 on Newegg now.
...
And?
Its one of, it not the best cooler I am aware of for under $40.
Its $30. If you just want to get a quiet cooler you can buy a different fan or pick up one of the ~$15 coolers.
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post #10 of 12

Believe it or not, when rebates come into play every now and then, I've seen this thing drop to $15, which is why I have 2 for two other computers.

Even so,

 
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