Best CPU cooler for Phenom 9950 ?? Tags: CPUs Cooling Phenom Product Last response: January 12, 2010 1:08 AM in CPUs Share phoenixsb5 January 7, 2010 8:59:38 PM Hi every one !! Can anyone tell me what's the Best CPU cooler For Phenom 9950 BE for Overclock to 4.0Ghz ... i was thinking of Cooler Master Hyper Z600 , What do u think ? What do u Suggest ? tnx ... More about : cpu cooler phenom 9950 ares1214 a b à CPUs January 7, 2010 9:05:42 PM i would look into these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... those, the megahalems, and true are some of the best ive seen m 0 l HansVonOhain a b à CPUs January 7, 2010 9:25:57 PM First gen phenoms are horrible overclockers. At most I would think is you will hit 3.3Ghz. m 0 l Related resources Best air cooler for phenom 9950 BE on the market - Forum Phenom 9950 Black Edition overclocking CPU cooler - Forum Best CPU air cooler phenom 965 BE - Forum my cpu is AMD phenom 9950 quad-core!!and hes on fire!just help me! - Forum Phenom 9950 BE cooler - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jedimasterben a b à CPUs January 7, 2010 9:39:39 PM Good luck with hitting 4GHz, the old Phenoms don't overclock past 3.2 easily at all. m 0 l shubham1401 a b à CPUs January 8, 2010 4:06:08 AM Yeah...They don't OC well. Not every chip hits 4Ghz. m 0 l loneninja a c 83 à CPUs January 8, 2010 4:19:44 AM I don't think any Phenom 9950 has ever been reported to hit 4.0Ghz, many Phenom processors were unable to overclock past 3.0Ghz. 3.2Ghz was considered a high overclock for Phenom. lol m 0 l phoenixsb5 January 8, 2010 11:14:35 AM Tnx every one for Answers , information and Reply ... i forget to tell u that my CPU is Phenom 9950 BE and i can OC to 20 Multiplier and i wanted u to c this tnx again and don't forget that i still want your Suggestions ... m 0 l phoenixsb5 January 8, 2010 11:28:21 AM sorry , i meant this ... m 0 l loneninja a c 83 à CPUs January 8, 2010 5:51:46 PM Quote:Until it passes atleast 10-20hrs of prime 95 that thing is not stable in my book. Not to mention the voltage just to reach 3.5Ghz is enough to kill the chip. m 0 l jedimasterben a b à CPUs January 12, 2010 12:07:38 AM There's a reason they called it a SUICIDE screen. m 0 l B-Unit January 12, 2010 1:08:38 AM ^+1 Prime95 or it didnt happen m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best cpu cooler for around 70 dollars to oc my phenom ii 965 Forum Best aftermarket CPU cooler for AMD phenom 955 x4 Forum Best CPU cooler for Phenom II x4 black edition Forum Best cpu cooler for phenom II 940BE? Forum My personal best OC, Phenom 9950BE Forum Best Mobo for AMD Phenom X4 9950 Black? Forum Normal cpu temp phenom 9950 be Forum Have phenom 9950 cpu, heatsink and fan died Forum Suggest a CPU Heatsink (AMD Phenom 9950) Forum E8600 & Phenom 9950 CPU Forum SolvedWhat is the best cpu cooler ? Forum SolvedBest CPU Air Cooler/Heatsinks Forum SolvedBest cpu cooler Forum SolvedWhat's the best CPU fan cooler for Cooler Master K380? Forum SolvedBest Cpu Cooler Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !