Im here becouse im making my first GAMING RIG and i need a little help to get it done
here are my specs:
Phenom II X4 965 3.4Ghz C3 125w - Processor
GIGABYTE GA-MA790XT-UD4P - Motherboard
XFX RADEON HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 - Graphics Card
1TB WD Caviar Black 7200 RPM 32MB SATA - Hard Drive
G.Skill 4GB DDR3 1600 9-9-9-24 - RAM
Asus Xonar D2 Ultra Fidelity - Sound Card
Corsair 850 Watts - Power Supply
Cooler Master HAF 932 Case
These are all the parts that i already have at home, as you can see the only thing i'm missing is a CPU COOLER?
Im looking to spend $80 dollars or less. i just want the best performance for that price.
I was thinking in one of these :
All of the cpu heatsinks in your list are excellent. That makes it more difficult to choose one. There is an inherent problem. Actual results will vary. I guarantee it. I see it all the time in different technical reviews and in posts showing individual results.
Here is a link to a very good web site with a lot of useful information about cpu heatsinks: