Which cooler is better, the stock i7-980X Extreme fan or cool master v8? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Cooling Fan Last response: August 5, 2010 7:28 PM in CPUs Share buffguy August 5, 2010 5:48:07 PM which cooler is better, the stock i7-980X Extreme fan or cool master v8? More about : cooler stock 980x extreme fan cool master hunter315 a c 206 à CPUs August 5, 2010 5:52:03 PM Coolermaster V8 by a lot, but there are some coolers that are even better than the V8 and if you are getting a 980X i assume you can afford something like the Noctua NH-D14 m 0 l delluser1 a b à CPUs August 5, 2010 7:12:14 PM hunter315 said:Coolermaster V8 by a lot Not really. The Intel 980x cooler can hang with some of the best, and not very far behind the D14 according to this http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.php?option=com_conten... m 0 l Related resources Which is better, Cooler Master Frio or Cooler Master V8 GTS? - Forum Asrock Z77 Extreme3 with Cooler Master V8 GTS - Forum Cooler Master V8 Fan Control - Forum Cooler master extreme 460W vs CORSAIR CX430 - Which is better..??? - Forum Cooler Master V8 GTS Cooling - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hunter315 a c 206 à CPUs August 5, 2010 7:19:40 PM Hmm you are right, nice find. So its probably not worth replacing it in most cases since it doesnt even have the classic push pins m 0 l delluser1 a b à CPUs August 5, 2010 7:28:06 PM Wether it's worth it or not depends on the temps you're looking for. Switching from the stock cooler to an H50 with dual fans lowered my 980's temps by 10º C. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI7-950 w/Cooler Master V8, stock temps, etc.. Forum SolvedCooler Master V8 180w not cooling my CPU Forum SolvedLow fan RPM, ASUS P6T and cooler master V8 Forum SolvedCooler Master V8.. Fan controller knob problem.. Forum SolvedIs Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO Cooler is better than Stock CPU cooler of AMD FX 8350 Processor Forum Cooler Master V8 Fan Control knob help Forum Tuniq Tower 120 Extreme or cooler master v8 ?! Forum SolvedIs the Cooler Master Seidon 120M Better than stock AMD FX 8 core cooler? Forum SolvedCooler Master - Hyper 212 EVO 120mm CPU Cooling Fan Forum Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO stock fan opinions? Forum SolvedCooler master cosmos se vs NZXT Phantomm 530, which performs better? Forum SolvedWhich one is better and trusted? DeepCool, Enermax, Zalman or Cooler Master Forum Solvedwhich will perform better cooler master x6 (not elite) or cooler master 212x? Forum SolvedCooler Master HAF 912 stock fans' airflow? Forum SolvedCan a Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO Cooling Fan fit on an Intel LGA1156 socket? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !