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 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. Related resources Best air cooler for phenom 9950 BE on the market - Forum Phenom 9950 BE cooler - Forum Where can I find an Amd Phenom X4 9950 Black Edition 125w? - Forum Dual Xeon 5160 3.0 vs Phenom X4 9950 Black Edition 2.8 - Forum Phenom 9950 BE very hot. - 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. shubham1401 a b à CPUs January 8, 2010 4:06:08 AM Yeah...They don't OC well. Not every chip hits 4Ghz. 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 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 ... phoenixsb5 January 8, 2010 11:28:21 AM sorry , i meant this ... 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. jedimasterben a b à CPUs January 12, 2010 12:07:38 AM There's a reason they called it a SUICIDE screen. B-Unit January 12, 2010 1:08:38 AM ^+1 Prime95 or it didnt happen Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Phenom 9950 Black Edition overclocking CPU cooler Forum Phenom x4 9950 AMD blak edition 2.6 Ghz overclocking Forum AMD Phenom 9950 BE Overheating Forum AMD phenom II 555 BE vs Phenom x4 9950 BE Forum Is my Phenom X4 9950 outdated? Forum AMD Phenom 9950 Forum I run a amd phenom 9950 quad core processor..2.6GHz.. Forum Phenom X4 9950 bottlenecking GTX470? Forum Even at stock settings my Phenom X4 9950 BE temps are high Forum AMD Phenom X4 9950 (help overclocking) Forum Phenom X4 9950 vs Pentium E5200 Forum Upgrade My Comp. Forum Will there be a picture if you BOOT a computer up with no CPU? Forum [Solved] Phenom II 940 seems to have dead thermal diodes Forum CPU temp spikes, Random BSOD's, other errors Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !