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 Reply to Joel Rojano 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. Reply to Joel Rojano Eximo a b à CPUs a b 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. Reply to Eximo 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. Reply to Joel Rojano Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumSolvedNeed a good CPU cooler with no installation of a new backplate ForumHow to put on a heatsink backplate on Cooler Master centurion 534 ForumWhy do I need to remove the original backplate to install a new cooler ForumSolvedI am building my first custom liquid cooling loop. How should I know how much fluid it will need? ForumI am installing a cooler master 120v cpu cooler to a MSI GD65 mb. How/where di I connect wires to mb. I know where fan plugs. ForumSolvedAMD backplate with Cooler Master Hyper 512+? ForumSolvedNeed to know how CPU behaves when It is fried ForumSolvedI need a Backplate for the Asus HD 7870 AMD Radeon DirectCU II Graphics Card ForumSolvedI need to know how many total watts my PC will use. ForumSolvedCPU Cooler Backplate Shorting The Computer? ForumSolvedHow to know if you need extra cooling fans? ForumSolvedNeed to know how much RAM for a build ForumSolvedHow to know all the drivers I need? ForumSolvedhow do I know what size power supply I need ForumSolvedi bad need help! don't know how to OC my Processor ForumSolvedHow far away ram needs should be from cpu cooler? ForumSolvedI don't know how to update bios, need some help! ForumHow do I know I'll need a full tower case ForumHow Do I Know What Graphics Card I Need???? ForumSolvedGPU backplate needed? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !