Core i7-3960x cpu cooling help Tags: CPUs Cooling Intel i7 Product Last response: March 27, 2012 5:50 AM in CPUs Share Znoel87 March 27, 2012 3:58:28 AM Hi I was wondering what I need to buy to cool my i7-3960x paired with an Asus Rampage IV Etreme mobo? Do I need small fan or liquid cooling. Its my first build and I'm lost. Any help will be much appreciated More about : core 3960x cpu cooling rendermonkey1 March 27, 2012 4:11:56 AM This is what I got for my i7 3960x http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... The price was right, It's a big one though. m 0 l amuffin a c 186 à CPUs March 27, 2012 4:13:43 AM Better choice, and cheaper: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Will you overclock? Are you looking at a custom watercooling loop? m 0 l Related resources Core i7-3960X - Forum Keep my Core 2 quad or NEW CPU??? (SSD AND WATER COOLING OR NEW CPU) - Forum I7-3960x cpu and system questions, cpu coolers - Forum Do I need to use Liquid Cooling for a six or eight core amd cpu?? - Forum Which is better Intel Core i7-3960X or Intel Core i7-3930K - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rendermonkey1 March 27, 2012 4:18:04 AM I looked at that one too, but I don't think it's socket 2011 compatible. Do you know if it is or not? m 0 l amuffin a c 186 à CPUs March 27, 2012 5:50:58 AM The newer version is: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOverclocking Core 2 & CPU Cooling Forum I7-3960X on ASUS Rampage iv Extreme - Core Temperature ? Forum Core i7-3960x + Gigabyte MB Vs Core i7-3770k + Intel MB + 180GB SSD Vs Core i7 Forum What mother board will support an intel® core™ i7-3960x processor extreme editio Forum SolvedBudget water cooling CPU and GPU! Need help Forum SolvedNeed a CPU cooling system to Bring down core temps. Forum SolvedNeed help and some advice for CPU cooling Forum SolvedHelp, why isn't Liquid Cooling Corsair H100i working? CPU is still hot Forum SolvedCPU cooling help? Forum SolvedPLEASE ! need help building gaming pc cant decide mother board and cpu cooling Forum SolvedCPU cooling help! Forum SolvedNeed help with CPU overheating even with liquid cooling. Forum Solvedi7 3930k cpu cooling need help Forum SolvedNeed help with cooling my CPU Forum SolvedHelp liquid cooling CPU and GTX 770s in SLI Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !