Cooling Options Tags: New Build Cooling Systems Last response: July 26, 2012 11:59 PM in Systems Share MrSethward July 26, 2012 11:28:36 PM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/d5sF Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/d5sF/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/d5sF/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i7-2600K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($279.98 @ NCIX US) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($84.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($170.98 @ NCIX US) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($49.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($88.86 @ Outlet PC) Hard Drive: Patriot Pyro SE 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($161.99 @ eCost) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($399.99 @ Amazon) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($399.99 @ Amazon) Case: NZXT Switch 810 (White) ATX Full Tower Case ($169.99 @ Amazon) Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling 950W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($97.98 @ NCIX US) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($90.65 @ Amazon) Total: $1995.39 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) This is my current build idea. My question is what other cooling options do I need to address, basically how many extra fans should I be using? I am new at this, thank you for the help. More about : cooling options cranked July 26, 2012 11:39:41 PM I dont know that you really need to worry about that so much, that case has 4 140mm fans. Plus you are gettting the Noctua CPU cooler. m 0 l MrSethward July 26, 2012 11:57:32 PM Guess that is all I needed to know, thanks! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cranked July 26, 2012 11:59:59 PM I don't see it happening, but if it gets too hot you can always pop in another fan down the road. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCooling options, request help choosing Forum SolvedWhat are the water cooling options of the CM 690 II? Forum SolvedHaswell Cooling Options/Case choice Forum SolvedLiquid Cooling Options Forum SolvedFX-8350 cooling options? Forum SolvedDual Xeon Cooling Options Forum SolvedNZXT 210 Water cooling options? Forum SolvedAround 150$ case for liquid cooling options! Forum SolvedSuper Quiet Cooling Options? Forum SolvedCooling options for I5 2500K with CM Elite 120 and Gigabyte Z77N Forum SolvedCooling options for my setup Forum SolvedSLI Cooling Options? Blower vs ACX Forum SolvedNarrow down CPU/GPU cooling options Forum SolvedFan cooling options Forum SolvedHigh Temp and Liquid cooling options for EVGA GTX 770 Forum SolvedGaming Rig - Anything I should change or add? Cooling Options? Forum SolvedAir Cooling selection help needed - limited options Forum SolvedCooling options in Cooler Master 130? Forum SolvedGPU Cooling Options Forum Solvedcase Cooling options for 2 7970s Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !