Originally Posted by speed_demon
The Hyper 212 has stood the test of time for many of us. In the PC world where 6 month old hardware is antiquated the fact that this cooler is still relevant speaks for itself.
I couldn't agree more. My first Hyper 212 was on an E8400 Wolfdale that was WAY overclocked and it never gave me issues. I will always have a 212 laying around as long as I have sockets that it fits.