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  1. velocci

    Question why do we need thermal glue?

    HI all, I know this is a stupid question, but why do we need thermal glue between the cpu and heatsink? the bottom of the heatsink is flat and so is the cpu. why not just put the HSF directly on the cpu?
  2. velocci

    Question cooler for an i7-8700k

    Hi all, can someone recommend a good air fan/cooler for the i7-8700k? One that isn't too expensive, doesn't interfere with memory and isn't too difficult to install?
  3. P

    Question Cooler Master Cosmos 2 worth $80Cad?

    I got a cooler master cosmos S for $30... I can trade it for a Cosmos 2 + $50 is it worth it?
  4. T

    Question What temps should i expect from a x72 and a i9 9900k I want to overclock to 5GHZ

    Hi, I am a video editor. I use After Effects and Premiere Pro a lot. I recently I built my first PC! These are the specs: CPU: i9 990k CPU COOLER: NZXT Kraken X72 MOTHERBOARD: Asus Z390-E RAM: 32 GB GSKILL 3200 MHZ Trident-Z RGB GPU: Asus RTX 2080 Strix OC STORAGE: Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500 gb...
  5. Will it be compatible? and also how do i fix my PC problem?

    I'm only 14 and don't have much money so i am buying a cpu cooler that is $10. What I'm buying is a "Coolerman 2heatpipe Twin fan" CPU Cooler from china The reason why im buying a cooler is because my PC has been having some CPU problems lately and it shuts down when im playing large games such...
  6. T

    Question Best cooler for cpu?

    I currently have Corsair H110i GTX, but im considering to buy a Enermax Liqfusion 240mm - mostly for the looks. But my concern is - does the Enermax cooler perform any good?
  7. Fujiwara1967

    Question Ryzen 5 fan issue

    Hey i need help i have a Ryzen 5 wraith stealth fan already short heatsink. İ have bought ryzen 5 1500x without fan from AliExpress. İ am not gonna do any overclock. Can i use that fan instead of wraith spire fan ? Thanks
  8. M

    Question Looking for a case for a cooler

    I need a case under €126 for the Corsair h100i platinum
  9. W

    Question Can I use a liquid CPU cooler with my motherboard

    I have a gigabyte H310M A and I was wondering if I could use a liquid CPU cooler with it.
  10. Question CPU Running At 100 Degrees!!! Please Help!

    Hello Everyone! My CPU is running TOO DAMN HOT! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Here are the system specs: Intel Xeon E3 1245 V3 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Turbo LED Micron 1x8GB 1600MHz RAM Asus B85M-E Seagate 500GB 7200RPM SATA...
  11. R4DIO4CT1VE

    Question CPU cooler with no back plate

    have a i5 4670, on an OEM PC that needs a cooler. Any suggestions for a budget cooler that doesn't require a back plate(so not requiring the removal of the motherboard)? Removing the mobo in this OEM case is a glorious pain in the rear so I'm not all too interested in having to do that.
  12. A

    Question Xeon x5460 over heating

    Recently i switched from core 2 duo to modded x5460. I bought it from aliexpress and installed in my g41 motherboard of lga 775 socket. The processor is pre moded to work with lga 775. But its temperature is pretty higher than normal. Ideal state: 72 - 82 ℃ In Game : 92 - 100℃ Processor...
  13. J

    Question (Beginner) Overheating PC. What Should I Do? Help/Tips?

    (Hi, I'm pretty new to PC maintenance and have never built a PC before so apologies for any noob moments in advance. :ouimaitre:) PC specs I could find - G6 Fusion 600 X2 - 6 Core AMD Gaming PCCase: G6 Vantage Red (ATX) Processor (CPU): AMD FX 6300 (6x 3.50GHz) AM3+ Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE -...
  14. M

    Question Would this step up in CPU cooler really allow significantly better performance?

    Hi all, I've had a Scythe Big Shuriken 2 Rev. B for a number of years now on an intel 6700k. Initially it was in a mini-ITX case, hence the need for a low profile. For a while now I've been in a tower case & in most usage the limiting factor I am hitting is my CPU in rendering a content...
  15. S

    Question Is it normal to not feel the air flow on the other side of a AIO radiator while your fans are blowing that direction?

    Hello all, I just bought this AIO: I have my fans set up like this [>>>>>3-Fans Blowing Direction>>>>>] [360mm radiator] However, after I turn my PC on with my...
  16. M

    Question CPU Cooler Fans Surging

    Hey everyone, I just built myself a pc a couple months ago: Intel Core i7-8700k 32GB of DDR4 3200mhz RAM Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 mobo EVGA NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080Ti 650W psu Masterliquid ML240L RGB Liquid AIO cooler My cpu cooler fans keep surging from 800rpm to 1900rpm for a couple seconds and...
  17. beeko

    Question More quiet cooler for i5

    Hi Im looking for more quiet fan for my cpu, I currently have the stock fan installed which is really noisy. The stock fan looks something like this: Stock fan My motherboard is Gigabyte ga-z77m-d3h and I have Intel i5 3570k processor which has LGA1155 socket. I found this website which has...
  18. J


    Hello everybody! A couple day back I installed a new water cooler (Coolermaster masterliquid 120 RGB). Installation and all went fine and the following day everything went fine. But today PC keeps freezing when I start playing games to the point where I can only restart it with the buttons on...
  19. H

    Question Is my CPU overheating in New Build?!

    Hi all, Ive just recently build a new rig and was wondering our my CPU temperatures too high at idle load? Im running an AMD Ryzen 2600x (Non-OC) and as a cooler am using a Cooler Master Masterliquid ML240L RGB AIO. At idle load the pc seems to be sitting at around 55-60 Celsius, shouldn't it...
  20. sennehaest

    [SOLVED] What do I need to look for?

    Hello, I'm looking to buy a new cpu and motherboard, the motherboard is ATX and LGA1151. Do I need to look to the socket when I choose the CPU cooler or if its ATX or both? Thanks