Forum discussion tagged with cooler.
  1. ShawarmaRoll

    Question AMD Wraith Stealth Cooler Specs

    Does anyone know where I can find the detailed specifications of the Wraith Stealth Cooler? AMD doesn't give it in their site. Thanks.
  2. OldHwOverclocker

    Question Is it ok for the cooler not to fully cover CPU ihs?

    Hi! I was taking apart my old pc and noticed that my cooler has much smaller contact area than the CPU integrated heat spreader. Is this normal? The CPU is FX8320 and I was using this random unknown cooler. View:
  3. J

    [SOLVED] No display after changing CPU cooler fan position ?

    Mother: X570-E GAMING ASUS ROG STRIX WIFI II Ryzen 5950X Cooler: Dark Rock 4 Samsung QLED QN90 RX 6800 XT New PC, I received it ready to use, it was working fine but they mounted the cooler fan on the rear side because there are 4 ram modules and there was no space for it, I didnt like how it...
  4. W

    Question Corsair H100i GTX with LGA1700 socket help ?

    So I've just bought my parts, upgrading to a 13600k. Wanted to reuse my aio and saw corsair offer a retrofit kit for some of their older aios. I came from a skylake processor so a lga 1151. The kit is for a few different models but one of them is 115x - assuming 50 and 51 etc. Cooler...
  5. G

    Question CPU Cooler - Not stable - PC crashing

    Hi, My PC keeps freezing and restarting at random intervals. Most of the time, doesn't even get to the bootup screen, at this time, can clearly hear the CPU/Fan is not making the usual noise when trying to startup. Power off and power on sometimes makes a noise that CPU/fan is starting, gets to...
  6. dannybueno

    Question Corsair H100 not working with new PSU

    I just upgraded from a 650W PSU to an EVGA 1000GT, and when I tried to boot I got the CPU fan error. I made sure all connections were seated snugly, and tried plugging the SATA power plug for the cooler into SATA 1-4 on the PSU, and the peripheral slot to no avail. Everything else works fine...
  7. G

    Question B450m-k Deepcool GAMMAX 400v2 Asus6700XT clearence ?

    I just upgraded my CPU and cooler with Ryzen 5 5600 and GAMMAX 400 V2 ,but when I got everything together I saw that the cooler and GPU are sooo close from one another. Is it a problem to boot it with them almost touching? I guess my MB is too small for this hardware.
  8. P

    Question Best configuring BIOS settings ASUS PRIME B550-PLUS

    Hy guys! I would like your help, because for some reason the game is not smooth(CSGO,CS1.6, and whatever fps) and I have a G-sync 240hz monitor, and I think something needs to be set in the bios, but I don't know, Windows was installed today. I attached the rest below. Thank you for the help...
  9. P

    Question Seeking (budget) upgrade to i5-13500's stock cooler

    The last components for my new PC are being delivered as we speak and I can't wait to try it! There's just one problem: I thought the stock cooler may be enough for gaming, but after reading a few reviews and watching some Youtube videos of tests done with this cooler, it looks like it's...
  10. G

    Question Be Quiet Pure Rock 2 forgets to cool

    Hey everyone, hope you're doing well! I ordered a new CPU cooler for my I7-8700K, the new CPU cooler being the Be Quiet Pure Rock 2. I installed it with a friend, he works at a PC repair shop so does this stuff for a living. I am no stranger to building pc's as well, so we were pretty confident...
  11. TooToxic

    Question Cpu cooler screws will not go in

    So I’ve been following a tutorial on how to build a pc but the installation of the cpu cooler really has me stumped. I’ve removed the two things you have to remove and have put the cpu in the spot it should be already. I’m also doing the criss cross pattern I’m being told to use and pushing a...
  12. P

    [SOLVED] Thermalright peerless assassin 120

    What are your thoughts about pairing this cooler(Thermalright peerless assassin 120) with the i7 13700k my only demands are gaming I don't do much of heavy load other than gaming
  13. P

    [SOLVED] Thermalright Pearless assassin 120

    few questions here, 1- what's the difference between the 120 and the 120SE version of this cooler. 2-I have a 4070ti gigabyte gpu and 4 sticks of ram in an nzxt H710i case, My worry is about clearance. will the cooler fit comfortably with the gpu with out being stuck to it? and if it was close...
  14. P

    Question 4070 Ti and an ATX 2.0 PSU ?

    Hello, I have several questions and I hope someone could help me out 1- I am running an 750watt corsair PSU with an intel i7 9700k and gtx 1080ti just now upgrading to a 4070ti, and getting a 13700k a couple of months after. my question is will the old ATX 2.0 PSU cause any issues with the...
  15. S

    [SOLVED] I7 13700K temps too high on Noctua NHD15. Thinking to upgrading to Kraken x63

    Hi guys I am currently using a I7 13700K on my Lian Li 215 Case. Due to Ram clearance My CPU cooler NOCTUA NHD15 CROMAX is mounted up side down. Meaning Fans are pointing towards the Top of the case. When On idle My temps are 40C. When gaming temps are somewhere in the...
  16. D

    Question Is My CPU Temps Normal?

    Hello, Im using this build on my pc, and recently installed the cooler. Cpu: Ryzen 5 3600 GPU: RTX 3060Ti Ram: 2x8Gb Corsair PSU: Msi a650Gf Mobo: B550 Cooler: MSI Core Liquid Mag 240 I found my idle temp was around 42-57 Celcius, Im living in Indonesia which have around 26-28 ambience temp...
  17. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] How to control Lian Li Galahad 360 RGB lighting?

    Greetings, Firstly, apologies if I posted in the wrong topic thread, I'm not really sure where to post this issue I'm having. Anyways, I have a Galahad 360 RGB AIO from Lian Li, now I wish to control the rgb lighting through software, the problem is...the AIO model I bought is not the ARGB...
  18. Herbata

    Question i5-11600 very noisy

    Hi guys i have pc with intel i5 11-600k (3.9Ghz so stock) and intel basic/stock cooler. Well my pc is getting very loud, so i reach out to bios settings and i dont know how to set the cpu fan curve to optimal. Now it's "Default" as it says.
  19. Julian3704

    Question Cooler for Ryzen 5 7600x

    There not many options at my location, but I was wondering if the ID SE-226-XT would be fine for the R5 7600x? Other option could be the Be Quiet Shadow Rock 3 or Dark Rock Slim for a few dollars more, but then other cooler are twice as much and not worth the price in my opinion
  20. D

    Question Corsair SPEC-01 Maximum Cooler Height

    Hey guys I am considering buying the Noctua NH-U12S Redux cpu cooler for my pc. However, I use the Corsair SPEC-01 case, which says that the maximum cooler height for the case is 150mm. This is a problem, as the Noctua cooler's height is 158mm. I know that there can sometimes be a form of...
  21. AbrahamMalpica

    Question When the CPU is at full load, does the cooler run at full load too?

    I am wondering this because when I render my videos, the stock CPU cooler makes an incredible noise. If I buy an AIO of 360 millimeters, its fans will make that loud noise?
  22. Mr Stavro

    [SOLVED] CPU uses a lot of energy even when low efforts. (Causes Overheat)

    ===================Check my Reply below, this is Outdated================= My PC when it is ABSOLUTELY idle is at 45 C°, Normally it is at 60 C° and playing (EVEN the lightest games like Half Life 2 for example). The temperature shoots up to 95-100 C°, what's more, SW Squadrons literally crashes...
  23. Antonio2901

    Question Is there any problem changing my psu fan with a 3pin fan and just plugging in 2 pins in the connector and one to remain out?

    I want to change my PSU fan Gigabyte P450B because it has a strange noise and the hole to lube it doesn t exist so i don t have any other option then replace it with a new one but i don t find one with a 2 pin connector only 4 or 3 and i was wondering if i get one with 3 pins and just plug 2...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] Hyper 212 Evo on i5-8400

    Hi, quick few questions about replacing my stock cooler. I have an i5-8400 with stock cooler that makes a lot of noise under load. I want to replace it with a better but affordable cooler, e.g. Hyper 212 Evo or Hyper TX3 Evo. Here are a few questions: Do both of these coolers work with...
  25. A

    Question What if my cooler isn't compatible with my motherboard?

    Thermaltake toughair 510 and gigabyte z690 gaming x, some sites say that these are incompatible, what should i do?
  26. S

    Question Best cooler for nr200P

    For my mITX i am planning to go with air cooler instead of aio(not convinced). First I was thinking about the noctua nh-u12a but this cooler doesnt fit with the tempered glass panel. I know there are other good options like scythe mugen 5, scythe fuma2 and some noctua coolers. So what is the...
  27. ethan206

    [SOLVED] Laptop to Desktop Cooling Solution

    I have an old laptop that I have no use for anymore and want to turn it into a mini-DIY desktop but I was curious as to how I could upgrade the cooling solution. I also want to upgrade the CPU from an i7-2760QM to an i7-2960XM (45W to 55W). Are there any particular parts (laptop-tailored that...
  28. M

    [SOLVED] I7 10700k cooling

    Hi, just need some advice on a cooler for my 10700k with turbo as, as I have coasted on with a cryorig h7 without turbo on,but wish to not lose on the perf any longer. Need some good ones suggeste di fpossible which will keep the cpu below 80 degrees on turbo as it hits 90 - 95 on bfv but most...
  29. freebie.1

    Tom's website images...

    I like your website, but when someone has their head up a cavity, I prefer to call a spade a spade... Many of the images here for graphs/ratings are so small they can't be read--that is after they have been opened up, and the photos are...
  30. FancyGaming

    Question CPU hits 91 when playing games

    I got a new cpu about a couple of months ago and, notice that the temperature was always at 91, I bought a new cooler cause I thought it was the problem with my cooler so I Bought a new one (magcoraliquid 240r cooler) and it still peeks at 91, I can manage to get it down, but that cuts my...
  31. M

    Question i5 13600kf cooler fitment

    Hi, Today i swapped my 12600kf for the 13600kf, so same socket, same cooler, same mobo. I noticed some leanway on the new CPU when installing the cooler, (bequiet Dark rock 4). No matter how much i tighten the screws, the cooler seems to have 2-3mm of wiggle room, like it slides left and right...
  32. averagepcenjoyer

    [SOLVED] My CPU Cooler Bracket Screws Stuck(literally)

    I purchased a new motherboard because the old one was bricked. I was installing parts in and after installing my cpu I went ahead and tried to remove these screws to install my cooler that came with my processor (Ryzen 5 2600x). However screws are literally stuck. I tried everything I think. Any...
  33. Potato825

    [SOLVED] Is the Corsair H100i RGB PLATINUM SE compatible with am5?

    I have a brand new Corsair H100i RGB PLATINUM SE just laying around and I know a lot of am4 coolers are compatible with am5 boards but only if they don't use a custom backplate but I don't know if this cooler does uses one for the amd installaiton. I do know that a custom backplate is used for...
  34. A

    Question i5-11400 - CineBench R23 With A Badly Seated Cooler = 95ºC Temperature Spikes. Did I Damage This CPU In Any Way?

    The cooler seemed to be mounted correctly... I then decided to try CineBench R23... Immediatelly the fan went very loud... and coretemp showed short bursts of 85 to 95ºC... I shut the computer down and double checked the cooler mounting... it wasn't seated properly... I corrected the issue...
  35. N

    Question New to Building; CPU at 89C in bios only running 400mhz

    ..I probably didn't plug something in appropriately. it was all very confusing primarily because i'm new, and also i'm using an MSI cooler with an ASUS MoBo. AIO: msi mag coreliquid 360r v2 MoBo: ASUS PRIME Z690-P CPU: i7 12700k maybe i'm lost on the wiring, i have no idea.. i had everything...
  36. sarwin

    Question Can an AIO liquid cooler brick motherboard?

    I have been using my pc for about 9 months after which my AIO liquid cooler stopped working and I has to change it. PC parts for the first 9 months: CPU: Ryzen 7 5800x Motherboard: ASUS TUF Gaming B550-PLUS AMD AM4 Zen 3 Ryzen 5000 CPU Cooler: Silverstone PF240-ARGB Ram: Corsair Vengeance RGB...
  37. D

    Question Deepcool GAMMAX 400xt Ram clearance?

    Iam going to buy Deepcool GAMMAX 400 xt for my Gigabyte b660m motherboard, will the cooler cause any ram attachment issues? Ram: XPG Gammix D10 DDR4 (2x8)
  38. D

    Question Does Deepcool GAMMAX 400 xt support LGA 1700 (b660m motherboard)

    Hey, iam gonna buy the deepcool gammax 400 xt cooler for my i5 12400 (b660m lga 1700 motherboard) Can the cooler be attached to the microatx b660m motherboard without any problem? and will it cause any ram attachment...
  39. R

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600x cooler

    Hi! I just purchased my new pc and its coming soon so i just wanna know some things. Is the ryzen 5 5600x stock cooler good enough? I already purchased the pc and forgot to buy a cooler. I think the normal one is kinda bad because its the worst amd cooler i think, but im gonna play only fortnite...
  40. DrDovaQueen

    Question I Moved, Installed A New CPU Cooler, And Now My PC Is Acting Weird???

    I Moved, Installed A New CPU Cooler, And Now My PC Is Acting Weird??? Ok, so I’m very confused and I’m in dire need of some assistance as I am starting to lose my mind over this :/ I moved into a new apartment on the first of this month and of course I brought my PC with me that I had built at...