Intel Core 2 Quad stock fan Tags: Core Quad Processors Intel Components Last response: June 20, 2009 2:10 AM in Components Share mike_slone01 June 19, 2009 10:56:46 PM Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 Processor BX80569Q9650 - 3.0GHz, 12MB Cache, 1333MHz FSB, Yorkfield, Quad-Core, Retail, Socket 775, Processor with Fan I bought this cpu for my new build, should i use the stock fan or get another one. More about : intel core quad stock fan | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove o1die June 19, 2009 11:12:21 PM If not overclocking, the stock fan works fine. | Report abuse mike_slone01 June 20, 2009 2:05:38 AM o1die said:If not overclocking, the stock fan works fine. thanks for the info. | Report abuse UberGenocide June 20, 2009 2:10:10 AM o1die said:If not overclocking, the stock fan works fine. ^+1 Unless u idle at mid 40's with ur stock or ur seeing spikes into the 60's under load, u should keep with the stock fan some ppl have claimed to idle low 30's and load in mid to high 40's with the stock fan(ie my friends comp and internet sources) hope this helps Uber | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Intel Core 2 Quad stock fan> Related ressources: ForumStock CPU Fan with Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q9550 Stock Heatsink/ Fan Question ForumOverclocking Intel core 2 quad q6600 Stock fan ForumCore 2 duo stock fan on a core 2 quad ? ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q9550 heatsink fan : Should it shut off? ForumHow big is the heatsink fan for the intel sandybridge i5-2500 core i5 quad-core ForumWill a stock fan from duel work for quad core ? am 2 -am3 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q6600 - what cooler?? please help ForumIs the Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2 .4ghz good for modern gaming? ForumJust how loud IS the stock fan for Core 2 Duo? (E6600) ForumFS: Intel Core2 Quad Q9550 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q6600 ForumIntel core 2 quad q9450 maximum temperature ForumIntel Q9400 CORE 2 QUAD . Wont overclock. ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumPentium 4 extra core mod ForumIs AMD Pulling an nVidia? Or just copying following Intel Again? ForumPower comparison: 1.6Ghz Pentium Dual core vs 1.6Ghz Atom 330 ForumE8400 second core running at 2.67 Ghz ForumCore i5 integrated graphics controller? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !