Do i need a after market cpu cooler when i'm not overclocking? Tags: Overclocking Cooling CPUs Product Last response: August 2, 2012 4:17 AM in Overclocking Share tukbol7 August 2, 2012 1:49:49 AM need advice if i need an after market cpu cooler for an upgrade to a ivy bridge cpu i5 intel 3450? i will not be overclocking with it, and it goes with a h77 mobo an asus P8h77-m LE.. thanks in advance More about : market cpu cooler overclocking C12Friedman a c 88 K Overclocking a c 117 à CPUs August 2, 2012 2:22:29 AM No, without overclocking, you will be fine with the stock HSF. m 0 l Hazle a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs August 2, 2012 2:33:00 AM no, though it doesn't hurt to lessen the stress on the CPU with one. it doesn't have to be now. get one at a more convenient time whenever you feel like it. m 0 l Related resources Do I need an after-market cpu cooler if I do not plan to OC? - Forum Do I need after market cpu cooler?! - Forum Do i need a after market cpu cooler? - Forum hi i need help with after market cpu fan cooler - Forum Do you think this CPU will need an after market cooler? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer queesy August 2, 2012 3:32:55 AM sometimes the Hyper 212+ goes on sale for $15 dollars AR at Newegg, sometimes amazon has decent prices too. I recommend the 212+ m 0 l dragonsamus a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs August 2, 2012 4:17:32 AM The stock cooler will be fine. If you want a cooler definitely get the Hyper 212 Plus. The price/performance is amazing. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAfter market cpu cooler do i need one? Forum SolvedDo I even need an After Market CPU Cooler? Forum Do I need buy an after market cpu cooler? Forum SolvedDo I need a CPU Cooler if I'm not overclocking? Forum Does this cpu need an after market cooler? Forum SolvedWill I need a CPU Cooler for this build?I was also wondering about overclocking, i'm not familiar with it but I am concern Forum SolvedDo I need a CPU Cooler if i'm not overclocking? Forum SolvedDo i need after market cooler ?? Forum SolvedAfter Market CPU cooler to survive the Texas Heat Forum SolvedDoes core i3 4130 really need a after market air cooler??? Forum SolvedWhats the best budget after market CPU cooler? Forum SolvedWanting after market CPU cooler - suggestions? Tips? Forum SolvedNew CPU - After Market Cooler - Micro ATX - FX 8350 Forum SolvedCan an After-Market CPU Cooler that supports AM3 fits on AM3+? Forum Solvedwhat would be a good after market cpu cooler? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !