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Good Cooler for i7 920 under $50

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November 28, 2009 11:21:07 PM

I want to overclock my 920 to like 3.6ghz. Obviously the Intel stock garbage wont do the trick. If you have any recommendations for good coolers with relatively simple installation for the 1366 socket, It'd be greatly appreciated. I dont want to pay much more than 50. Thanks in advance.

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a c 86 K Overclocking
November 28, 2009 11:44:51 PM

If you would just take the time to read just a few posts you see a link posted time and time again. I get so tired of this. Just read the first top 10 posts, you'll have your answer.

Not directed to you particularily, but to all the lazy peeps out there.

Just go to Best Buy and buy what the uneducated salesman wants to spam at you. Better yet, have fun at Walmart.


Lazy peeps......................
November 28, 2009 11:48:13 PM

my new at the forum game. I'm used to the uneducated help of yahoo answers. Im learning as I go.
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November 29, 2009 12:24:04 AM

Um i would try the CCF buyt you have to make sure you buy a different mounting bracket and that should work pretty well, $40 heatsink that cools like a $80+
a b K Overclocking
November 29, 2009 12:24:54 AM

Here is a link to an excellent web site with a lot of useful information about cpu heatsinks:

You can use the embedded search eingine to find more information about socket specific heatsinks.
a b K Overclocking
November 29, 2009 1:00:58 AM

Jack - Just took a look at the links you posted. Nice to see the Thermalright 120's are still highly rated even though they are over three years old. I just keep recycling my original 120 with only 4 heat pipes. :lol: 
November 29, 2009 1:01:30 AM

Cooler Master V8 @ Amazon ~ $50
Scythe Mugen 2 ~ $40
Xigmatek Dark Knight ~ $40