Heat sink suggestions for i7 3770k 4.5GHz OC? Tags: Heatsinks Heat Intel i7 Overclocking Last response: February 24, 2013 10:04 PM in Overclocking Share storm slider February 15, 2013 4:25:02 PM Hi, Looking for the best heatsink for a 4.5GHz OC on the 3770k. Post your suggestions. I feel as if a 212 EVO is too simple. More about : heat sink suggestions 3770k 5ghz storm slider February 15, 2013 9:36:39 PM Anyone?? m 0 l storm slider February 15, 2013 9:36:44 PM Anyone?? m 0 l Related resources Suitable PSU for i7 3770k O.C. 4.5Ghz + Asus Sabertooth z77 + Gtx 570 Direct CU II - Forum Best Mobo to OC with i7 3770K @4.5Ghz. - Forum Core i7 High temps (stock heat sink, no OC) - Forum 3770k Heat Sink... Good Enough? - Forum i7 3770K @ 4.5GHz Temps Good? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Yid72 February 24, 2013 3:17:01 PM Have you decided yet? Are you set on air coolers? m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 392 K Overclocking February 24, 2013 3:36:31 PM What case do you have? m 0 l kemperkipie February 24, 2013 5:52:54 PM I'm not sure what's best.. I have a Corsair H100 with Push&Pull I have my i7 3770k at 4.2 Ghz so far (haven't OC'd, will be OCíng more in the future) I keeps me at max ~65 C during Prime95 I hope this helps a bit m 0 l HBchevelle68 February 24, 2013 8:21:48 PM I posted a similar question in the water cooling forum, everyone said don't get a water cooler, so I am interested to see what other suggest for an air cooler m 0 l Orlean a b K Overclocking February 24, 2013 8:33:28 PM Here are the best big air coolers available. Only drawback is you have to have a big case to be able to fit these. Noctua NH-D14 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Panteks PH-TC14PE(Available in several different colors) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E Extreme http://www.frozencpu.com/products/17258/cpu-tri-90/Ther... m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 392 K Overclocking February 24, 2013 9:01:23 PM Noctua NH-D14 Panteks PH-TC14PE < I have the orange version I own both of these and they are pretty much equal in cooling ability. m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 392 K Overclocking February 24, 2013 9:36:49 PM That's his opinion of course. m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 392 K Overclocking February 24, 2013 10:04:52 PM I'm running the Noctua and the Phanteks on my machines and they are in a dead heat as far as performance. I wouldn't know about ebay pricing,i buy from newegg and frozencpu. Overclock is one of many opinions out there.As an owner of both i would say they are almost equal. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI7 3770k @4.5ghz temps? Forum Solvedi7 3770k 4.5Ghz 1.29V bad chip? Forum 780TI Sli- i7 3770k 4.5ghz - Bad performance 30% gpu usage - Please help Forum SolvedHeat sink for Intel i7? Forum SolvedGTX 570 + i7 3770k Ivy Bridge @ 4.5GHz good enough? Forum i7 3770k overclock. is 1.12v @ 4.5ghz good? Forum Overclocking i7 3770K to >4.5GHz Forum Suggestions for a new heat sink - intel i7-920 on ASUS p6t deluxe v2 Motherboard Forum SolvedHeat sink enough for OC? Forum Is the PSU suitable for 2x gtx670 and i7 3770k overclock to 4.5ghz? Forum Are thes temps good for an I7 3770k@ 4.5ghz Forum SolvedCPU Heat Sink suggestions Forum I7 3770k @ 4.5Ghz + Xigmatek DK Night Hawk push/pull Forum I7 3770k @ 4.5Ghz 1.200 vCore temps Forum I7 3770k 1.3vCore 4.5Ghz 100deg celcius+? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !