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Best ball bearing CPU cooler for LGA 1150?

Hello,
I'm looking for a good cpu cooler for my Gigabyte Z97 UD5H and i5-4690 CPU.
It needs to have ball bearing or better and must cost less than 70$.
Since I'm new to computer building, I don't feel confident using a water cooler, so a durable, easy to install CPU air cooler would be perfect.
Please give your suggestions and I greatly appreciate your answers!
Thank you very much
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  1. We need to know what case.
  2. 212 EVO- Best under 40 bucks.
    Noctua NH-d14 is a bit over, but its one of the best air coolers around.

    But the case can restrict what you fit
  3. We can't suggest compatibility without a case.
  4. Sorry about not being specific enough, my case is Corsair Vengeance C70 Mid-Tower: http://www.corsair.com/en/vengeance-c70-mid-tower-gaming-case-military-green
  5. Best answer
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-U14S 55.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $69.99
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-31 13:00 EDT-0400
  6. Gam3r01 said:
    212 EVO- Best under 40 bucks.
    Noctua NH-d14 is a bit over, but its one of the best air coolers around.

    But the case can restrict what you fit


    Are you sure the Noctua NH-d14 has a long lifespan? It has SSO bearing, which is a type of sleeve bearing.
  7. I own the Noctua NH-D14 been running in my sons gamer 2 years straight no issues.
  8. I don't care at all about noise. I just need something that can last 50 years and provide good airflow.
  9. Noctua fans are quiet , the NH-D14 is a beast and the fans are built to last.
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