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Whats the best budget after market CPU cooler?

I'm starting to build my first (budget gaming) pc and i was looking for a after market cpu cooler but there are so many and i would like some help on what budget cooler is the best (under £25).

my specs:

Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 Motherboard

AMD FX8320 Black Edition 8 Core

550W XFX Pro Core Edition PSU

AMD R9 270x


I would really like some help!
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  1. I don't have personal experience but this one seems to be doing well - http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Raijintek/Themis/1.html

    Here they sell it for £20 http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=HS-001-RT&groupid=701&catid=2330
  2. TechCIDLC said:


    ^This.

    OP, do you have those parts already, or are they what you are looking at getting. If still looking, what do you need, and what is budget?
  3. logainofhades said:
    TechCIDLC said:


    ^This.

    OP, do you have those parts already, or are they what you are looking at getting. If still looking, what do you need, and what is budget?


    yeah im still looking but i think i will get those parts, budget £560 ish . Also would i need a new cpu fan?
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    blujaffa said:
    logainofhades said:
    TechCIDLC said:


    ^This.

    OP, do you have those parts already, or are they what you are looking at getting. If still looking, what do you need, and what is budget?


    yeah im still looking but i think i will get those parts, budget £560 ish . Also would i need a new cpu fan?

    Your new CPU fan will be the one I recommended you. If you're not going to overclock, you can just keep the one that comes in the box.
  5. TechCIDLC said:
    blujaffa said:
    logainofhades said:
    TechCIDLC said:


    ^This.

    OP, do you have those parts already, or are they what you are looking at getting. If still looking, what do you need, and what is budget?


    yeah im still looking but i think i will get those parts, budget £560 ish . Also would i need a new cpu fan?

    Your new CPU fan will be the one I recommended you. If you're not going to overclock, you can just keep the one that comes in the box.



    Yeah ok, thanks for the help!
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