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Im looking For a CPU fan thats LGA1155 Any Suggestions?

Price range for me is anything under $70
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If you're into watercooling the H50 is a very good cooler. In this next review there are benches for some of the best coolers:
http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coo...thermolab.html
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Hyper 212+
    
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Thread Starter 
Im not a Big fan of Watercooling sorry

I was Leaning for the Hyper 212+ Alright thanks
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post #5 of 28
what about the noctua NH-D14? Will that fit in your case?
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post #6 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by hfcobra View Post
what about the noctua NH-D14? Will that fit in your case?
The noctua NH-D14 is indeed the best option, in my opinion. If you don't have a problem with it (like me) just let your case open if it doesn't fit
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post #7 of 28
I know megahalems are good, just be aware it doesn't come with a fan.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835242001
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post #8 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by hfcobra View Post
what about the noctua NH-D14? Will that fit in your case?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aniki View Post
I know megahalems are good, just be aware it doesn't come with a fan.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835242001
These are both excellent suggestions. My 2500k hits 65 at full load with a megahalem. That's with 2 high speed fans though.
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I got a Xigmatek Dark Knight for mine
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