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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHeatsink smaller than CPU Forum Heatsink bottom smaller than CPU Forum Heatsink smaller than cpu Forum SolvedHow do i know if a cpu heatsink is better than my stock heatsink? Forum SolvedCooler Master 212 EVO idle CPU temps higher than stock heatsink Forum SolvedWhy are APU's so much smaller than GPU's Forum SolvedConcerns migrating to an SSD smaller than source HDD Forum SolvedWhy is my screen much smaller with the R9 290, than with my 7870BE crossfire? Forum SolvedDisk management will not partition 2TB hard drive smaller than 900GB Forum SolvedIs 1 giant SSD better or worse than 2 smaller SSDs? Forum SolvedConvert DVD's to AVI or MP4 format and make them smaller than 7GB?? Forum SolvedSecond Build, smaller budget than first. Forum Solvedcan you use toshiba recovery discs to install to a hard drive that is smaller than original Forum Looking for a ATX case that is smaller than 22" x 9" x 14" Forum SolvedLooking for CPU cooling solutions for smaller case. Forum SolvedSlightly smaller but still good cpu cooler for fx 8350 Forum smaller cooler than CM Hyper 212 Forum Solved[Hard Drives] Laptop HDD's SOO Much smaller than desktop?? Forum Display screen smaller than monitor screen Forum Lenovo laptops - screens are smaller than advertised? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !