Solved Will my first Gaming Build needed additional cooling Tags: New Build Systems Last response: January 7, 2013 2:50 PM in Systems Share sculliondr January 7, 2013 2:20:37 PM CPU: i5 3470 $179.99 MOBO: MSI H61M-P31/W8 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard $49.99 RAM: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $35.57 HDD:Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $64.99 GPU: XFX Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card $172.08 Case: Antec Three Hundred Illusion ATX Mid Tower Case $59.99 PSU: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V $59.99 $600 I have purchased the following components and was wondering if my new build will need additional cooling for the CPU? this is my first build and very nervous it will burst into flames! More about : gaming build needed additional cooling Best solution Avenged7x January 7, 2013 2:36:19 PM The stock heatsink/fan that comes with the CPU will be adequate for your needs. Share sculliondr January 7, 2013 2:50:19 PM Best answer selected by sculliondr. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First Gaming Build Finalized...will it need additional cooling Forum SolvedFirst gaming build - Additional case fans needed? Recommendations Forum SolvedGood stable build? Additional cooling needed? Forum SolvedWhat kind of additional cooling, if any, do I need for this build?Thnx Forum SolvedDo I need any additional hardware to build a functional gaming rig? Forum First Gaming Build: Do I need (more?) cooling? Forum SolvedDoes the PNY GTX770OC2 need additional cooling? Forum SolvedDo I need additional cooling? Forum SolvedMy Rendering PC. Needs additional cooling? Forum SolvedDo I need additional cooling? Forum SolvedAdvice needed: First Build - Budget Gaming PC (inc. FX-8320 + MSI GTX760 - OR - R9 280) Forum Does this build require additional cooling? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Build - PSU - Case - Cooling Help Forum SolvedAdvice needed on first-time gaming build Forum Solvedfirst build need help choosing an opti cooling system Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming pc. Please adjust where needed. Forum First time build a gaming computer, whats a good build for $500-$800 with good cooling options Forum SolvedFirst Build Best Cooling Solution? Really need help!! i7 4770k w/GTX 780 Possible Overclock to 4.2 GHz Forum SolvedFirst Gaming/Performance Build - Opinions Needed Forum SolvedDo I need additional extra cooling ?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !