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im in a process of making a micro-atx system. and planning on picking up a i3 2100 at MC. would the antec h2o be too overkill for it?

im planning on overclocking the Integrated Graphics a bit..
i know u cant overclock it since it doesnt have turbo and is restricted.


main reason for getting the antec is because it looks nice.
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im in a process of making a micro-atx system. and planning on picking up a i3 2100 at MC. would the antec h2o be too overkill for it?

im planning on overclocking the Integrated Graphics a bit..
i know u cant overclock it since it doesnt have turbo and is restricted.


main reason for getting the antec is because it looks nice.
This is overclock.net, overkill isn't in our vocabulary.

But in all seriousness, the H2o is a pretty good choice in since your going m-ATX, slim rad and low profile pump unit are both good spaces savers while still performing well. Go for it !
    
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This is overclock.net, overkill isn't in our vocabulary.

But in all seriousness, the H2o is a pretty good choice in since your going m-ATX, slim rad and low profile pump unit are both good spaces savers while still performing well. Go for it !
its starting to feel like a waste. i seen reviews that people overclock to a 875k to 3.8ghz with max temp of around 62c.

i'll probably wont see any temps over 40c with the formula 7

i'll get this last and see how the stock HS will give me.
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Provided your not going to overclock a large amount, the stock cooler should be fine
    
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Provided your not going to overclock a large amount, the stock cooler should be fine
the i3 2100 cant not be overclocked at all i heard. only the integrated graphics with limits.
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