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. sculliondr January 7, 2013 2:50:19 PM Best answer selected by sculliondr. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst Gaming Build Finalized...will it need additional cooling ForumFirst build - i7 920 - cooling /general advice needed ForumFirst Gaming Build - Advice Needed ! ForumThermal Paste or Additional Fans/ Cooling for this new Build ForumDo I need additional extra cooling ?? ForumFirst Build : Need Advice for a $2000 Budget Gaming Build ForumFirst Time Water- Cooling Setup, Help Needed Please Forum$1500 Gaming PC build (maybe more). First Timer ForumFirst Time Gaming PC Build ForumFirst Build $2000 Verification needed ForumFirst Time Budget Gaming Build Compatibility Check ForumFirst time build . Video Editing/ Gaming Rig ForumFirst budget gaming build Amd fx 4100,will it run all games on high? ForumFirst New Build High- Gaming + - advice please ForumNeed help with first build 800-1000$ gaming comp Forum$6000 Extreme Gaming Build !(Water Cooling ) ForumFirst Time build $800 gaming /multi-tasking, need advice ForumFirst time water cooling enthusiast build ForumPCI compatibility question ForumIs this a good build? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !