quiet heatsink 4 Q9550 Digital Audio Workstation Tags: Heatsinks Workstations Audio Overclocking Product Last response: September 12, 2008 6:20 PM in Overclocking Share nate313 September 12, 2008 12:54:21 AM Please give me some advice/ opinion on a very quiet heatsink for my Intel Q9550 on a p5q-e mb. This will be used in a digital audio workstation so quietness is essential. I've heard about Zalmans being good but not sure if there are any particual series OC freezer pro 7 thanks! More about : quiet heatsink q9550 digital audio workstation faster3200 September 12, 2008 2:35:58 PM The stock intel hsfu is pretty quiet. I would also suggest the Scythe Orochi as it was pretty much designed for silence and is the quietest cooler out their. grieve September 12, 2008 2:52:40 PM http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm #1 quiet heatsink Scythe Orochi SCORC-1000 Low Noise Heatsink Related resources Digital Audio Workstation questions - Forum Advice Speccing High-end, quiet , efficient workstation . - Forum $1000-$1300 Digital Audio Workstation [Help Appreciated] - Forum quiet heatsinks - Forum Building A Quality Digital Audio Workstation - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iluvgillgill September 12, 2008 5:59:20 PM get the Scythe Zipang is the best the Orochi is stupidly large and way overpriced!so forget about it.get the zipang.you might break your mobo as well if its the Orochi. evongugg September 12, 2008 6:18:08 PM If you need low profile, here are some more: Top 5 Low Profile Heatsinks on Frostytech http://www.frostytech.com/top5_lowprofile_heatsinks.cfm evongugg September 12, 2008 6:20:17 PM http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm Some heatsinks can be used without fans. Be sure to check the temperature at load if you use one of them. It should not go over 70ºC at load. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Budget Workstation Build (Graphics/CAD/CS 4 ) Forum $2100 DAW Build ( Digital Audio Workstation ) Forum ...does my new i7 920 DAW ( Digital Audio Workstation ) build look a-ok? Forum A powerful workstation design looking for a few good man! Forum Need input for quiet low power home theater PC Forum mini CAD workstation --Parts Reviews & PICTURES Forum New PC build for audio workstation - advice please Forum help find a quiet psu Forum I need help answering some questions Forum BestConfigs: High-End Workstation Forum I5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 Forum 1 core temp higher than other 3 (q9550) Forum Best RAM for mild OC'ing of Q9550 Yorkfield on Rampage mobo Forum My new heatsink, mounting? Forum oc q9550 with out changing volts Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !