Recommend more cooling ? Tags: Heatsinks Cooling Fan Overclocking Last response: January 31, 2012 8:59 PM in Overclocking Share Silttor January 15, 2012 4:19:13 AM RAIDMAX SMILODON SECC Steel ATX Mid Tower 1 x 80mm Side Blue LED Fan 1 x 80mm Side Cooling Fan 1 x 120mm Front Intake Fan 1 x 120mm Rear Exhaust Fan GIGABYTE GA-EP45-UD3P LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz LGA 775 Quad-Core ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro Tuniq TX-2 Thermal paste. (Applied using line method & checked for excess) EVGA 896-P3-1255-AR GeForce GTX 260 Core 216 896MB 448-bit GDDR3 APEVIA ICEBERG ATX-IB680W-BL 680W ATX12V / EPS12V Fans are flowing in the correct directions. Heatsink is facing the correct direction. Flow goes in from the side and front over the CPU out the back. Room temperature is luke-warm to chilly (67-69). Running 3 D2 Bots and SWTOR in windowed mode on low-mid settings. 2 browsers w/ 8 tabs. Also in an area of SWTOR thats big with far sight. Should I invent in more cooling or does my system look okay ? Thank you More about : recommend cooling Rustyy117 a c 126 K Overclocking January 15, 2012 8:22:11 AM Your temps aren't dangerous but they are fairly hot, you may want to invest in some high performance fans that'll push alot more air, also you could clean the fans and case if its dusty and tidy up any cable mess. m 0 l davcon a c 183 K Overclocking January 16, 2012 4:17:32 AM No point in investing more money in that case. Cases with 80mm fans are oudated. Modern cases for $40-50 have better cooling characteristics. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer deejayburnout January 31, 2012 8:59:49 PM get a case with 2x 120mm fans for an intake. I noticed a big difference with my sharkoon T9 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPlease recommend a cooling and PSU solution to this build. Forum SolvedCould some one recommend a cooling system for my whole build, and guess how many fps I may get. Forum SolvedDo you recommend me this 1TB HDD? And how is the 500GB version of it more expensive than the 1TB HDD version? Forum SolvedWill a corsair H80i give more cooling performance than a corsair a50? Forum SolvedNeed more DDR3 ram, what can you recommend Forum SolvedUnique cooling situation - do you recommend liquid cooling? Forum SolvedDo I need more cooling? Forum Solvedwhich is more important, a good mouse or keyboard? and can you recommend a budget one of either? Forum Solvedrecommend cooling blocks Forum Solvedwhat would be more effective at cooling? Forum SolvedRecommend me a case, PSU and cooling. Forum SolvedWater Cooling System in need of more coolant. Forum Cooling help! Recommend Coolers? Forum Solvedupgrade RAM vs SSD vs more Cooling Forum SolvedPlease recommend me good Liquid Cooling below $75 Forum SolvedRecommend me a PSU -650W that is quiet and stays cool Forum SolvedPlease recommend a passively-cooled Nvidia graphics card for a Shuttle XPC SZ87R6 Forum Final build. Would you guys recommend anything more? Need pro advice Forum Recommend me decent liquid-cooling (around £100 budget) Forum Are games likely to recommend more than 8GB or ram in the next 3 years? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !