Heatsink smaller than cpu Tags: Heatsinks Arctic CPUs Overclocking Last response: January 17, 2010 11:51 PM in Overclocking Share jalien January 17, 2010 10:56:35 PM the heatsink on my new arctic freezer pro 7 HSF is smaller than my cpu! is this normal or a problem? it IS made for my 775 cpu. More about : heatsink smaller cpu jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking January 17, 2010 11:29:48 PM Keeping in mind that by today's standards, the ACF7P is an average HSF, it's not a problem. jalien January 17, 2010 11:51:11 PM it just doesnt seem right that the whole cpu would not be covered. will the heat just naturally accumulate towards the center to the HS? BTW i have not attached it yet. i just noticed by eye it was smaller and did my measurements to make sure. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHeatsink smaller than cpu ForumSmaller Sized Heatsink Recommendation Please ForumSmaller CPU sink and fan ForumSmaller CPU Cooler for the SAME performance as a large one?? ForumNew heatsink is 3-5C hotter than stock heatsink ForumWhat is the best CPU heatsink for me? ForumI2500k, " smaller " cooling solution? ForumMine is smaller than yours ForumIs my CPU running hotter than it should? ForumBest Heatsink for my CPU ForumFuture cards: smaller chips? thicker? longer? ForumThermal paste. do you apply it to heatsink and cpu ? ForumStuck with NH-D14. Need to find smaller replacement ForumCPU Heatsink for limited space ForumWill a large CPU Heatsink /Fan fit? ForumFixed Voltage ForumIntel E7400 Processor's Heatsink Forum[Solved] What Is This Heatsink?! Pictures. Please Help ForumWhat to change other than multiplier to increase memory speed to 1200 ForumBest Heatsink for Am3 motherboard More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !