Solved Is the included fan and heatsink enough? Tags: Heatsinks Fan Processors Components Product Last response: April 14, 2010 4:21 PM in Components Share ammhardware April 14, 2010 4:14:54 PM I am purchasing the Intel Core i7-930 processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115225&cm_re=Intel_Core_i7-930-_-19-115-225-_-Product. My question is, is the heatsink and fan that this processor comes with enough and good quality, or should I buy a separate one? Same question for this AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103727&cm_re=AMD_Phenom_II_X4_965_Black_Edition-_-19-103-727-_-Product More about : included fan heatsink Best solution shortstuff_mt April 14, 2010 4:16:16 PM The stock coolers work fine if you're running at stock speeds. You'll need an aftermarket cooler if you want to overclock. ammhardware April 14, 2010 4:21:36 PM Thanks, I don't plan to overclock so I'll just go with the provided one. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ammhardware April 14, 2010 4:21:37 PM Best answer selected by ammhardware. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumIs replacing an included CPU fan for stock speeds always an always? ForumBest <$40 CPU Cooler? ( Fan included ) ForumSuggestions for pc case wide enough for dark rock pro heatsink ForumWill stock cooler/ heatsink be good enough for me with Ivy Bridge CPU? ForumHow long can I run a CPU without a heatsink and fan ? ForumCleaning CPU fan/heatsink ForumIs the intel i7 3770k fan good enough ForumNeed a SILENT yet powerful low profile heatsink/fan ForumIf i add fans, will my video card get enough power? Pic included ForumNeed advice on AM3 Heatsink/fan ForumPossible wiring of 4 pin fan/heatsink to Dell (proprietary 5 pin) motherboard po ForumLian Li PC-A70 Case Review. (pics included ) ForumIs thermal paste included on Retail AMD Heatsink ForumFan+Heatsink ForumWhat is the best heatsink WITH fan ... ForumAntec TP 650W PSU CAUGHT FIRE! PICS INCLUDED ForumWhich CPU fan/heatsink ? Slightly weird case ForumPSU Help ForumIs 300w PSU enough for me? HD4350 & Xonar D2? ForumAPC ups 540W enough for my computer? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !