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HELP with Hyper n520

post #1 of 9
Thread Starter 
well guys...got this Hyper N520 as a gift.....mounted it,fired it up........thought i can run 3.9GHZ stable....but what do you know??? it gives a BSOD!!!!
so....what now???? what do i have to do to to make it stable???or is it just a piece of junk??
help me guys.....
my specs....
Phenom II X4 965BE C3
m4a785t-m
2gb ddr3

looks like am doing something wrong!!!
help me.........
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post #2 of 9
my brother has that cooler and it can do really good if installed properly. Make sure the plate on the back of the mobo is tight (but not too tight). Check your temps and try to keep it under 55C
EDIT: This mobo isnt the best out there.
post #3 of 9
I'm gonna go ahead and take a page out of xd_1771's book:

4+1 power phase and no mosfet cooling = nuuuuuuuu

And another page:

4-pin power and 125W CPU = nuuuuuuuu
Edited by audioxbliss - 2/19/11 at 2:40pm
post #4 of 9
I have the same cooler on my 955 BE. And it does an awesome job! idle temps at about 25c and load barely goes over 40-45c. As stated above, if the right amount of thermal paste is used and its installed properly this thing is on of the better coolers out there IMO.



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Originally Posted by audioxbliss View Post
I'm gonna go ahead and take a page out of xd_1771's book:

4+1 power phase and no mosfet cooling = nuuuuuuuu

And another page:

4-pin power and 125W CPU = nuuuuuuuu
I've been reading A LOT of topics recently on that. It is very true and should not be overlooked.
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post #5 of 9
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ok....so i have the Paste dat comes with the heatsink...and ICefusion 400...which one should i use?icefusion bleeds heavily...so i need a way to contain it.....any tutorials to how to apply it correctly?
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post #6 of 9
I used the thermal paste that came with the cooler. The one in that little syringe that says cooler master on it. I applied a small blob of paste about the size of a grain of rice and let the cooler spread it as I installed and tightened it down. Making sure that I tighten the back 4 screws in about 1/2-1 turn increments in a cross or X pattern.

Here are my temps after about 20 min of prim95 blend mode.

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post #7 of 9
if you used more than a half-pea sized dot of tim, its too much

remove the cooler and carefully clean it up then re-apply with the correct ammount


with that board, i wouldnt overclock the cpu, at stock its already at its 125w limit
post #8 of 9
I really think a better motherboard would make the overclock stabler and easier. Not to mention your power supply looks like it might be a little weak depending how much other stuff you have in there.
post #9 of 9
Thread Starter 
so which PSU would you guys suggest?
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