Should i need heatsink for this processor? Tags: CPUs Heatsinks Processors Intel i5 Last response: September 21, 2012 1:04 PM in CPUs Share jhonsm007 September 21, 2012 12:19:22 PM i have cpu i5 3550 and not overclocked(not in future also) any thing in my system,so should i need heat sink? More about : heatsink processor henydiah a c 135 à CPUs September 21, 2012 12:27:48 PM what you mean hetasink ?? cpu cooler ! every CPu need it .. i think use stock cooler is enough pjmelect a b à CPUs September 21, 2012 12:55:20 PM Every CPU needs a heatsink and fan whether they are overclocked or not. Related resources Help upgrading Processor ... Need new fan and heatsink ? - Forum New mobo, case, and heatsink for new processor - Forum New Processor , will this heatsink work? - Forum Help needed - heatsink and processor stuck - Forum Processor fused to heatsink - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jhonsm007 September 21, 2012 1:03:19 PM i mean is stock cooler is enough or i need water/air cooler on it? henydiah a c 135 à CPUs September 21, 2012 1:04:17 PM stock enough Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumShould i use the stock heatsink for gaming and no Overcloking. ForumLaptop overheating processor or heatsink ? ForumFan and heatsink for my processor ForumWhich CPU and Processor should I purchase? ForumNo heatsink and fan with i5 processor ForumMy heatsink doesn't fit on my my processor ? ForumDo I need to change the heatsink or fan While upgrading cpu? ForumUsing M.E.K. to clean heatsink/processor ForumHelp with i3 -2100 processor - need answer ForumMy build specifcations should I get a heatsink , CPU fan or PSU fan? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum[Solved] Need Advice on PSU selection ForumUpgrading Laptop Processor ForumCase Fan's How many do i need? ForumIntel® Xeon Processor X3430 or i3 2120 for gaming build? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !