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Which CPU Cooler for quiet HTPC
May 1, 2011, 10:20 PM
I need a very quiet CPU cooler which will fit me case. It need to work with AM3 socket. My specs are
Motherboard ASUS M4A78LT-M
CPU AMD PhenII X2 & 2G
Case COOLMASTER Elite 360 Mid Tower Case
The AMD stock cooler is loud, I tried ARCTIC Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 CPU Cooler but its too tsll for the case and was difficult to fit.
May 3, 2011
which cooler quiet htpc
May 1, 2011, 11:59 PM
Good reading here....but a bit outta date but it's AMD specific:
May 2, 2011, 5:38 AM
All those heatsinks are probably too big for the mini tower case since it is only 5.8" wide.
I would consider the Scythe SCSK-1100 100mm Shuriken.
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May 2, 2011, 1:18 PM
Thanks for your help
May 3, 2011, 5:57 AM
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