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Best Heatsink for Cooling and Value
Dec 9, 2011, 1:50 PM
I am getting an i5 2500k system built and i was planing to OC to about 4ghz
I've Heard that the Cooler Master hyper 212 is great at cooling and light on the wallet.
(I've heard as low as 18-20℃)
I've also got a friend who swears by zalman.
Noise is not a factor for me. I use a Headset to game so its canceled out and I have a room dedicated to the pc.
I've had some systems that sound like jets
So What do you consider to be the better of the market?
I guess it could help to mention the system will be in an Antec 300 Illusion Case
Dec 10, 2011
best heatsink cooling value
Dec 10, 2011, 8:01 AM
My vote goes to the CM Hyper 212 EVO. Tack on another fan for push-pull.
Just a heads-up - the size may conflict if tall heatsinks on RAM (if it applies to you).
Dec 10, 2011, 10:34 AM
If you have low heatsink on the memory than go with :
or with this , i own this and is a great cooler :
If you have tall heatsink on the memory go with :
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Dec 10, 2011, 5:03 PM
I'd go with the EVO!
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