Solved Need Help choosing a cooler for my CPU Tags: Overclocking CPUs Last response: July 28, 2013 11:04 PM in Overclocking Share ryanskeltis July 27, 2013 7:19:00 PM [PCPartPicker part list](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1lpEA) / [Price breakdown by merchant](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1lpEA/by_merchant/) / [Benchmarks](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1lpEA/benchmarks/) Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- **CPU** | [AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/amd-cpu-fd8350frhkbox) | Purchased For $0.00 **Motherboard** | [Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD5 ATX AM3+ Motherboard](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-motherboard-ga990...) | Purchased For $0.00 **Memory** | [Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-memory-cmz8gx3m2a1...) | Purchased For $0.00 **Video Card** | [Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/sapphire-video-card-100351...) | $429.99 @ Newegg **Case** | [Thermaltake VN300M1W2N ATX Full Tower Case](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/thermaltake-case-vn300m1w2...) | Purchased For $0.00 **Power Supply** | [Kingwin Lazer 1000W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/kingwin-power-supply-lz100...) | Purchased For $0.00 **Optical Drive** | [LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/lg-optical-drive-gh24ns95) | Purchased For $0.00 **Operating System** | [Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 (OEM) (64-bit)](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/microsoft-os-fqc04649) | $124.00 @ Amazon | | **Total** | Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. | $573.99 | Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-07-27 22:14 EDT-0400 | this is my part list, I plan on over clocking my CPU and cant figure out what PCU cooler i should buy, i would like to keep it cheap (under $50) but if i need to i can spend $100 can someone help me out please? More about : choosing cooler cpu johnnyb105 a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs July 27, 2013 7:23:31 PM check this out does me wonders and I test oc every chip I buy.. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l ryanskeltis July 27, 2013 7:41:58 PM johnnyb105 said:check this out does me wonders and I test oc every chip I buy.. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... a fan will keep my CPU cool enough? i thought with overclocking i have to use a Liquid cooled cooler m 0 l Related resources Need Help Choosing Cpu Cooler? - Forum Need help choosing new cpu cooler - Forum need help choosing psu/cpu cooler! - Forum need help choosing psu/cpu cooler! - Forum I Need Help Choosing a Cooler for my CPU. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tradesman1 a c 358 K Overclocking a c 557 à CPUs July 27, 2013 8:36:00 PM No, an air cooler is perfectly sufficient, the Hyper is on par with the H100 and $70 cheaper m 0 l Best solution fil1p a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs July 28, 2013 11:04:35 PM Hey, The Cooler master hyper 212 that johnny recommended is an excellent value for that price. If you want more cooling power I would suggest a Noctua Nh D14, its more expensive but its a beast. Hope this helps! Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help choosing cpu cooler Forum SolvedNeed Help choosing a cooler for my CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading to I5-4670k. Need help choosing CPU cooler. Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a CPU Cooler for my first build Forum Need help choosing CPU cooler/gpu Forum SolvedNeed Help With Choosing CPU Cooler Forum need help choosing psu/cpu cooler! Forum Need help choosing a new CPU cooler + voltages and temps help Forum Hey I Need help choosing Cpu cooler for my i72600k Forum Need help choosing CPU cooler Forum Need help choosing a cooler for my I5 CPU.... Forum Need help choosing a cooler for my I5 CPU.... Forum SolvedNeed more help choosing a cooler? Forum SolvedHelp with choosing good cpu cooler Forum SolvedHelp with choosing case, case fan and CPU cooler. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !