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What's a good (cheap) cooler to get the job done at....3ghz?

And i know i asked something similar a few days back but search is down and i can't find it..
Edited by consume - 1/14/11 at 3:06pm
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Is there anything 23$? lol
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Erm... Not sure, that's the best performance/cheapest cooler right now.
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Erm... Not sure, that's the best performance/cheapest cooler right now.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-074-_-Product

is that any good?
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The cooler master Hyper tx3 works. Thats what I have in mine, OC to 3.0Ghz and keeps idle around 25'C. Its around 20 bucks too..

Newegg has it right now for 30 Link but its also at fry's if you have one near you. Also, it goes on sale for cheaper at newegg too..

EDIT:


Edited by dheath - 1/14/11 at 3:27pm
    
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The cooler master Hyper tx3 works. Thats what I have in mine, OC to 3.0Ghz and keeps idle around 25'C. Its around 20 bucks too..
i'll second this statement. it works good.
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the cooler master hyper tx3 works. Thats what i have in mine, oc to 3.0ghz and keeps idle around 25'c. Its around 20 bucks too..

Newegg has it right now for 30 link but its also at fry's if you have one near you. Also, it goes on sale for cheaper at newegg too..

Edit: here ya go, amazon has it for 20...
success! <3
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success! <3
Thanks for the help guys, just bought it ^_^
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Alright so i bought it...but didn't realize that it's pretty tall....Do you think it'd fit in my case? (sig)


Here's 2 shots i took at an angle for you guys to decide :


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