Looking for a heatsink and fan for fm2 motherboard

I have built my first computer almost a month now and I have been using the stock fan on my AMD A10 5800k APU. The reviews say that the fan sucks (which it does) when I play games it will quickly go to the uppers 60s. I have a MSI motherboard. I am worried that the fan will not fit because of the clearance I have. I will show the apu and motherboard below with the links.

APU
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113280

Motherboard
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009HP42HQ/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B009HP42HQ&linkCode=as2&tag=c09_11-20
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  1. I agree with hyper 212+ or evo
  2. The heatsinks are specially designed to be of the size that the ATX standard. When a heatsink is produced it must follow this standard and as your Motherboard also follows the same standard (ATX or ATX mini) they will always be compatible.
  3. tronador said:
    The heatsinks are specially designed to be of the size that the ATX standard. When a heatsink is produced it must follow this standard and as your Motherboard also follows the same standard (ATX or ATX mini) they will always be compatible.


    Okay thanks for all the help. I just have one more question. Are they easy to install?
  4. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835233082

    XIGMATEK Gaia SD1283 120mm Long Life Bearing CPU Cooler LGA1150 Haswell Compatible

    Intel 4th Generation Processor & New AMD FM2 socket Compatible

    $19.99 and cools as good as the EVO.

    Take your time , not very hard to install.
  5. The heatsinks are easy to install but sometimes you have to apply a lot of force. If this happens do not worry, the chances you break something are almost zero. I would also recommend you to buy a good thermal like this one http://www.amazon.com/Arctic-Silver-Polysynthetic-Thermal-Compound/dp/B0002VFXFE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1371356666&sr=8-1&keywords=thermal+paste

    http://www.wikihow.com/Apply-Thermal-Paste
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