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 139 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 m 0 l 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. m 0 l 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? m 0 l henydiah a c 139 à CPUs September 21, 2012 1:04:17 PM stock enough m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !