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Heatsink retainer Question.
Jan 19, 2013, 12:01 AM
I need to buy a heatsink retainer. The heatsink i bought originally did not fit my motherboard (
Motherboard Dell 570
However i'm curious if any of these heatsink + retainer will fit it, and be able to keep my AMD athlon II processor cool.
Jan 19, 2013
heatsink retainer question
Jan 19, 2013, 2:15 AM
AM3 Retention Bracket:
Any stock AMD Ath II cooler will work. If you want better cooling for possible overclocking, go with this:
Jan 19, 2013, 5:47 AM
I have bought that Retainer but it simply doesn't find. The holes where the screws are supposed to adjust to and screw int place, don't match.
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Jan 19, 2013, 9:12 AM
many Dell desktop motherboards use non standard heat sink & mounting
Look at Dell service manual for details and ask Dell technical support for advice
Is the old one broken or are you upgrading ?
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