Cooling solution to go with Tags: Heatsinks Performance Cooling Overclocking Last response: July 2, 2012 2:38 PM in Overclocking Share alastor July 1, 2012 12:38:37 AM Hey there, I'm building a new pc and stuck between some options. Option 1: HAF X 942 + NOCTUA NH-D14 Option 2: Carbide 500R + H100 Option 3: Carbide 500R + NOCTUA NH-D14 Which do you thing is best to go with considering performance/silence? More about : cooling solution skaz a b K Overclocking July 1, 2012 12:25:29 PM Option 3: Although keep in mind any case with fan mounts on the side and top is going to give off more noise. Corsair has been making some solid cases recently too. Lots of airflow options in the case it seems. I prefer air cooling over the all in one cpu water coolers. I can't stand that little click sound some of the pumps make. rubix_1011 a c 324 K Overclocking July 2, 2012 2:38:44 PM Quote:I prefer air cooling over the all in one cpu water coolers. I can't stand that little click sound some of the pumps make. Not to mention that most good air coolers perform as well as closed loop coolers. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCooling solution for overclocking i7-4790K Forum Solvedi7-3770K OC'd Best Cooling Solution Forum SolvedCooling solution for SFF case ? Forum SolvedCabinet cooling solution and processor coolind solution Forum SolvedBest cooling solution for sapphire r9 290 reference design Forum SolvedI need a cooling solution for OC'd i7 4770k for around $65 Forum SolvedBest cooling solution for new gaming build Forum SolvedLiquid Cooling Solution for my i5-4670K Forum SolvedWhat is the best cooling solution for a r9 290x card to maximize performance? Forum SolvedI5 4570 (LGA1155) silent cooling solution Forum SolvedMy cooling solution and overclocking Forum SolvedLooking for a better mITX case for my closed loop water cooling solution Forum SolvedFX-8350 cooling solution Forum SolvedCooling solution comparisons Forum SolvedWill this cooling solution work? Forum SolvedCooling solution conundrum Forum SolvedCPU air cooling solution Forum SolvedCPU cooling solution for a First-timer Forum SolvedSystem cooling solution Air vs Water Forum SolvedCooling solution needed for mini itx build (elite 130) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !