Would I need a CPU Cooler if I do not plan to overclock? Tags: Overclocking Cooling CPUs Components Last response: November 24, 2012 9:50 AM in Components Share sesbetr72 November 24, 2012 8:29:45 AM Should I get one just in case I want to upgrade? The CPU I plan on getting is the phenom ii x4 965 black and I plan on leaving my computer on for long periods of times. What do you think I should do? More about : cpu cooler plan overclock Nedal0 a b à CPUs November 24, 2012 9:50:03 AM It all depends on temps but I don't think you will need a new CPU Cooler considering you plan to overclock. I would say check temps before and after upgrade and then decide. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources [NOOB] Do I need a CPU cooler if I do NOT plan on overclocking? Forum If i dont overclock i7-920 still do i need cpu cooler Forum Best CPU cooler to overclock 2500K to over 5.0GHz? Forum Overclocking CPU with stock cooler , worth buying new CPU Cooler ? Forum CPU Upgrade plan need your help please. Forum Do I really need this CPU Cooler ? Forum Do I need a CPU Cooler ? Is this a good build? Forum Best cpu cooler for overclocking amd fx 8350 Forum Need advice on CPU cooler :) Forum Need help selecting Case & CPU cooler Forum Building Q6600 computer, plan to overclock - last minute checks Forum Need advice for multi-tasking digital plan take off machine Forum Will I Need Watercooling If I Don't Plan On Overclocking? Forum The Rig I Plan to Buy (Needs Suggestions or Improvements) Forum Need suggestions for CPU cooler Forum Do I Need Anything More Than The Stock CPU Cooler ? Forum Gaming build almost ready, questions about CPU cooler (overclocking) Forum Do I need an aftermarket CPU cooler Forum Gaming laptop help Forum CPU downclocks itself without permission! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !