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Hey guys sorry if i double posted,i couldn't really find any other threads on this topic.But anyway,should i get a h50?? Temps IDLE:38-40c Prime95:89-91c.
I'm using the stock cooler
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Hey guys sorry if i double posted,i couldn't really find any other threads on this topic.But anyway,should i get a h50?? Temps IDLE:38-40c Prime95:89-91c.
I'm using the stock cooler
I think you should just get any cooler.
Correct me if I'm wrong, but doesn't Intel's safe spec state 72.2C for Core i5/i7's? o.o

But yes, if you want to get the H50, get it. But everyone is going to recommend a different cooler.

In my opinion, just get a decent air cooler, or a D14 if you can fit it.
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OK thanks,I heard the max limits were 92c and then you would get the BSOD.If you could
Recommend a better or equivalent air cooler under 60 dollars that would be great. thanks!
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Prolimatech Megahalems is a great cooler it beats the h50 and you can get it for about 65 shipped. When i had mine it kept my i7 930@4ghz under 74c with ht on. The Thermalright Venomous x is also a really good air cooler also one of the best.





http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...nc.-_-35242001
http://www.directron.com/megahalemsrevb.html?gsear=1

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post #5 of 14
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Bal3Wolf,Do The Megahalems come with fans,or could i add some ?
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post #6 of 14
castiel is right, get any top end air cooler rather than the H50..... if you want to go with WC at leat get the H70.
Top end air coolers are Noctua nhd14, Thor's Hammer, Megahalems etc. Get two fans to use the cooler in a push-pull config.
Lastly, check your bios to see how much cpu vcore its currently using.
    
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post #7 of 14
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ok,so NO water cooling and on AIR cooling. Thanks Guys!

EDIT: +REP For everyone who helped thanks!
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post #8 of 14
The Hyper 212+ is a great and cheap cooler than should drag your temps well south of nuclear should you need to.
I wouldn't call Thor's Hammer top end either.
The NH-D14 is good but you could score a Rasa kit for a bit more (REAL superior WC)
And the Megahalems is not as good price/performance wise as the H212+
 
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post #9 of 14
no they dont they come with brackets for you to do push pull with 2 120mm 25mm thick fans.
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post #10 of 14
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+REP to you 8ight,i was on google and just also ran into the Hyper 212+!
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