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cpu cooler

Forum discussion tagged with cpu cooler.
  1. J

    Question Installed artic esports 34 duo fans as pull/push(the wrong way for my case fans config) how much does it matter?

    View: https://imgur.com/a/BaYHSNP I installed it like this(back intake), but the rear fan from my case is exhaust. So I have two options, put the rear fan as intake or take down the 2 fans from the CPU cooler and put them the right way(Would be a massive pain in the a**). My temps did indeed...
  2. Question IHS and Cooler scratches.

    Going straight to the point: 1 - Is DeepCool G15 in the same tier as Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut? 2 - Does Thermal Grizzly have any warranty on this type of defect? I mean, change the batch i own. Hello, I had a MA610P and noticed something strange after removing it, the same i noticed in my 212...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] Motherboard mounting screws stuck in the cpu cooler, how do I fix it?

    So I was in the process of finishing up my PC build and when I booted it up, there was a loud buzzing sound coming from the cpu cooler so I tried to remove it to see what the issue was with it. Apparently I screwed it in too hard because when I went to remove it from the motherboard, all of the...
  4. NibbaMac

    Question Compatibility issues

    So I’m building my first gaming setup using PC part picker but it’s giving me the compatibility note about physical dimension restrictions, “some physical dimension restrictions cannot (yet) be automatically checked, such as cpu cooler/ RAM clearance with modules using tall heat spreaders. I’m...
  5. K

    Question Should I change my case or would Water Cooling solve my Temps issue?

    About a year ago I built my first pc with a very limited budget with the idea of improving it over time. So far I have changed the CPU, GPU, bought three extra Corsair LM Pro fans and added 16 more gigs of ram for a total of 32. These are my current specs: CPU: Ryzen 7 3700X (Stock Cooler) GPU...
  6. CancerMeister

    [SOLVED] CPU Cooler Too Big?

    I am looking to upgrade my CPU cooler, but I'm unsure if it will fit in the case. I visited the case manufacturer's site and it says it only fits up to 156mm coolers (Exact wording: CPU Cooler MAX 156mm). I just wanted to make sure I'm not buying stuff I won't be able to use. Another concern is...
  7. A

    [SOLVED] Cooler suggestion

    Can I Use 'Cooler Master MasterAir MA610P' for my (i5 9600k) first build ever... Below are the Specs - i5 9600k Msi GTX 1660 6GB GDDR5 OC Any 8GB x 2 DDR4 Memory Is 'Cooler Master MasterAir MA610P' a good choice . Don't have much choices in India right now and on top of that, this is my...
  8. eibelbilly

    Question Thermal throttling fx 6300

    I've been playing fallout 4 and my CPU gets really hot and after a bit starts to down clock and throttle with the stock cooler and there is no overclock what's one of the best coolers under 130 that I can get to keep it cool and later overclock
  9. jainamshah4321

    Question Is this cooler suitable for my CPU and case?

    Hi guys, I currently have an i5-9400f and the stock cooler is not sufficient for good cooling. This is why I was looking into other air cooling options. I ran into the cooler by CM called the Hyper 212 which seems to have a lot of good reviews. I was wondering if this cooler would be sufficient...
  10. KevNaja

    [SOLVED] Coolermaster CPU Cooler LED question

    I'm planning to buy the Coolermaster Masterliquid ML240L but I don't want to have the radiator fans have its LED turned on. Will the fan work perfectly if the RGB wire is disconnected from the header?
  11. A

    [SOLVED] Time to change CPU cooler? (Corsair H55)

    I currently have an AIO for my CPU which has hit the end of it's warranty of 5 years. I've considered changing it for a new AIO but I'm wondering whether I should actually wait until next year when I may get a new CPU. The cooler is currently functional as ever (apart from a rare occasion where...
  12. S

    Build Complete MasterAir MA410Q in a MasterBox Q300P

    My problem is pretty simple, the cpu cooler is 158mm's whilst the cases cooler clearance is 159mm's. Now theoretically it should fit but I can't figure out if the brass (?) screws on top will affect it or not. Any help is appreciated and thanks in advance.
  13. S

    Question Need CPU Cooler help

    Howdy, I have a Lian Li Lancool 2 case with a ASUS Z490-F motherboard. I'm currently looking at Corsair H100i CPU coolers, and I'm having trouble deciding between the Corsair iCUE H100i RGB Pro XT or the Corsair H100i RGB Platinium. I was also looking at the H115i variants but unsure if it will...
  14. Luigui VGU

    Question cost/performance cpu cooler

    Hello I have a doubt. I'm from Peru I have a Gygabite b75m-hd3 with i5 3330 and a GTX 960;2GB i want to change it for a Xeon e3 1290v2 So the deal is what kind of cooler will be the best for it? I use my computer for some games like battlefield 5, also upload/download some images in full hd and...
  15. MirageTPX

    [SOLVED] Is the Deepcool Alta 9 good enough to cool an overclocked i7-3770k?

    I'm thinking of buying this i7 for a low price and want to know a good/cheap cooler for it while it's overclocked
  16. E

    [SOLVED] is my cpu cooler hyper 212x not properly installed?

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10, cabinet cooler master haf 912, cpu cooler-Hyper 212X i installed my cpu cooler 3 years ago myself. my...
  17. B

    Question CPU thermal throttles. What cooler do i buy?

    Hi, before going in detail, FX-8320 (stock cooler ofc) ASRock 970 Pro3.0 R2.0 CPU basically thermal throttles, and this was the reason behind all that suffering I've had with low GPU usage. Literally, it would throttle at idle, at games, at everything you can possibly throw at it. So, I decided...
  18. T

    Question CPU Cooler Fan

    A question towards those with somewhat more testing experience with different PC components. In this case it's regarding the performance difference between a variety of fans when attached to the same CPU Heatsink. When you compare performance data of different fans, for instance the BeQuiet...
  19. aidan9082

    Question i5 - 8400 overheating?

    I’ve had my pc for about two years (can list specs) and never have had a problem with overheating especially my cpu, considering I have a AIO NZXT Kraken cpu cooler, recently my cpu has been heating up to degrees around 90-100 °C when playing cpu and gpu intensive games to the point where I...
  20. lordfeepness

    [SOLVED] 3400G: Which of these CPU coolers?

    I'm having trouble deciding on which of 3 CPU coolers I have on hand to use in a new AMD build I'm doing. The CPU is a 3400G, it's going in an X570 motherboard, and I'm not installing a discrete GPU (just going to use the integrated Vega 11). The case is a Corsair 200R, and I'll be installing 2x...