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Hello all, just started overclocking my CPU and I noticed that the stock cooler is loud as hell now. What would be a good cooler to replace the stock AMD one with? Hopefully something that's not too loud and won't cause problems in my Crosshair IV Formula MoBo.

I was looking at the CM Hyper 212+ / Corsair H50 / and CM v6. Any of these worth it?
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Noctua NH-D14
Thermalright Venomous X
Thermalright Silver Arrow
Thermalright Archon
Prolimatech megahalems

any of them ^^ will be 110% better than stock
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CM 212 and the Xigmatek 1283 Rifle will get you the best bang for the buck. Corsair H 70 is suppose to be alot better than the 50.
    
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If you're looking for a strong contender I'd recommend the Megahalem paired with two AP-14s. Quiet and cools like a champ.

But if you're looking for a great budget cooler then you should check out the Hyper 212+. I have one paired with dual AP-14s and it cools like a champ for the cost.
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Thanks all, plus rep for everyone! I will look into these and pick myself up a couple of those AP-14's everyone seems to love.
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