CPU Heat sinks Tags: CPUs Heat AMD Last response: November 7, 2010 12:55 AM in CPUs Share TerryE November 6, 2010 11:58:06 PM I want to upgrade my CPU from an AMD Athlon X2 6400 to an AMD Phenom X4 965. I have a Zalman CNPS 8000 heat pipe cooler now. Would it be adequate to cool this new chip? Thanks More about : cpu heat sinks Frizzo November 7, 2010 12:13:46 AM the stock heatsink is adequate as long as you arent overclocking. sooo...uh yeah? hehe. rand_79 a b à CPUs November 7, 2010 12:14:07 AM what motherboard do you have? Related resources Cpu heat sinks - Forum What are the big heat sinks around the CPU on MOBO's? - Forum survey for cpu heat sinks - Forum Antec P280 and Noctua heat sinks - Forum OEM Heat sinks for cpu upgrade - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer TerryE November 7, 2010 12:24:00 AM I just installed a Gigabyte MA770-US3 when my Asus M2N32-SLI video went out. I have not overclocked it but I was thinking of possibly overclocking the new 965. Not really sure if I need to. Video card is an Nvidia GT240 w /1GB ddr3. rand_79 a b à CPUs November 7, 2010 12:34:24 AM should be ok. TerryE November 7, 2010 12:55:35 AM Thanks for the input..... Greatly appreciated.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Quick Build Q. re: MoBo / heat sinks Forum Black Heat Sinks - Better? Forum Would AM2 heat sinks +fans work on AM3 motherboards? Forum Of these heat sinks which is the best? Forum I am just wondering of these heat sinks which is the best? Forum ASUS P5QC Motherboard Heat Sinks get too Hot? Forum Help with Asus EN6800GT card heat sinks fell off Forum Ram Heat Sinks . Forum Science of heat sinks Forum noob with heat sinks ! show me the best one!! Forum Heat Sinks or LCS if i'm NOT Overclocked? Forum 500w PSU Forum [Solved] CPU Temps Forum How to install my CPU...First Timer Forum [Solved] AM2 to AM2+ compatibility? CPU upgrade... Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !