How do you know when you need a backplate for the cooler? Tags: Cooling CPUs Motherboards Last response: June 24, 2013 8:51 PM in CPUs Share Joel Rojano June 24, 2013 7:41:51 PM For instance would I need a backplate for this CPU cooler: http://pcpartpicker.com/part/cooler-master-cpu-cooler-r... and this Motherboard: http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asus-motherboard-z87c ? More about : backplate cooler Joel Rojano June 24, 2013 7:43:02 PM It seems as if the links don't work http://pcpartpicker.com/p/12Eho it's the cooler/motherboard in this list. m 0 l Eximo a c 92 à CPUs a c 88 V Motherboard June 24, 2013 8:34:52 PM Coolers that require back plates pretty much come with them. The hyper evo certainly has one in the kit. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Joel Rojano June 24, 2013 8:51:05 PM Eximo said:Coolers that require back plates pretty much come with them. The hyper evo certainly has one in the kit. Yes i know, but i've seen videos where they say they don't need them because of their motherboard. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to know if backplate is compatible with my ASUS 660 ti? Forum how do i know if my MOBO has a Backplate? Forum SolvedNeed a good CPU cooler with no installation of a new backplate Forum How to put on a heatsink backplate on Cooler Master centurion 534 Forum Why do I need to remove the original backplate to install a new cooler Forum SolvedAMD-6800k Stock Cooler upgrade? Plus how do I know if an aftermarket one will fit in my case? Forum SolvedI'm having problem with CPU cooler backplate Forum Solveddo i need a liquid cooler for intel i7 4770k 3.5 ghz . I am not a gamer. I don't even know what oveclocking is. I use my com Forum SolvedBest aftermarket CPU cooler without a backplate. Forum SolvedNeed help with NZXT H 440 case, don't know how to power/connect the fans Forum SolvedNew Build! Need to know how strong it is at running games! Forum SolvedBackplate-less CPU cooler Forum Solvedpower supply only has 2 4 pins i think i need more but i dont know how. Forum SolvedReinstalling Backplate With Aftermarket Cooler Forum SolvedI Dont Know How To Find The Power Supply that i need for my computer Forum SolvedNeed back-plate help! Forum Buying a new computer, need to know what CPU cooler to get. Forum SolvedHow would you know if you need a new graphics card? Forum SolvedAMD backplate with Cooler Master Hyper 512+? Forum SolvedHow do I know whether I need peripheral cable from PSU or not? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !