Solved CPU Heat sink Tags: Intel i5 CPUs Heat Motherboards Cases Last response: May 6, 2014 2:03 AM in CPUs Share rnz May 6, 2014 1:43:42 AM do I need one if I'm not going to be over clocking, CPU is i5-3470 3.2GHz, this motherboard - http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B007KTY4A6/ref=redir_md... this case - http://www.cclonline.com/product/117237/BLACK-WIDOW/Cas... Thanks More about : cpu heat sink Reply to rnz Best solution dandn0ten a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard May 6, 2014 1:48:10 AM if you dont overclocking then dont bother getting one Reply to dandn0ten Share Pinhedd a c 198 à CPUs a c 178 V Motherboard May 6, 2014 2:03:55 AM rnz said:do I need one if I'm not going to be over clocking, CPU is i5-3470 3.2GHz, this motherboard - http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B007KTY4A6/ref=redir_md... this case - http://www.cclonline.com/product/117237/BLACK-WIDOW/Cas... Thanks You do need a heat sink. If you are not planning on overclocking your computer you do not need an after-market heat sink. However, you may want one as the stock heat sinks can be a bit noisy. Reply to Pinhedd m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solvedwhy do we need to apply paste on the CPU while removing the heat sink.please explain Forum SolvedBest CPU heat sink for mild overclocks that isn't too loud Forum Solvedsome questions about my pc, Bottlenecks, GPU, CPU, Upgrade Set, Heat Sink, Overclocking, Underclocking Forum SolvedWhat kind of heat sink fan do I need for my CPU? Forum SolvedCpu Heat Sink Forum SolvedCPU Heat sink wrong temperature? Forum Solvedwill this heat sink work with this mobo and cpu? Forum SolvedWill my heat sink CPU cooling fan support my build??? Forum SolvedCpu stuck to heat sink Forum SolvedCpu heat sink on 7750? Forum SolvedHigh CPU Temps, Replace heat sink? Forum SolvedIf I have a CPU cooler, will that get rid of need for heat sink Forum Solvedreapplied heat sink to cpu, now no video output Forum SolvedInstalled new CPU heat sink and fan. Forum SolvedCpu heat sink support Forum SolvedCan I get a different exhaust fan for my cpu cooler heat sink? Forum SolvedCPU Heat sink fins Forum SolvedNo power to PC after changing CPU heat sink Forum SolvedLooking for a CPU heat sink and fan Forum SolvedHeat sink or cpu cooler? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !