cpu cooler

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  1. Roxifellian

    Question Is the ASRock z590 Pro4 worth upgrading?

    Hi so I'm building a new pc after a few users suggested that I upgrade instead of just slapping a 3070 in my 2015 rig. Here is what I have so far: - i7 11700k - 16gb (2x8gb) Vengeance Pro (RGB) 3600mhz - ASRock z590 Pro4 - EVGA Supernova 750 GT - Noctua NH-U12S - Thermaltake view 71 TG...
  2. G

    Question 3 and 4 Point Connector

    I recently began working on my first PC and things seemed to have been going alright, but it has got to a point where I can continue, but I wanted some input on if it works. The fans have a 3-hole base that has to connect to the motherboard and read that it needed to go into CHA_FAN1, but that...
  3. H

    Question Temps in mid-80's on Prime95 a cause for concern with 10600K?

    Prime95 v30.3.1 12 threads Small FFTs Disable AVX2, Disable AVX i5-10600K with the Reeven Justice: https://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/7169/reeven-justice-rc-1204-cpu-cooler-review/index.html Motherboard is Z590 Gigabyte Gaming X. Case is mesh with 4xfans (2 front, 1 rear, 1 top/rear). Temps...
  4. R

    [SOLVED] CPU cooler argb right connector

    hi , Can I connect the argb of the Vetroo V5 cpu cooler to any of my LED sockets in my motherboard , or there´s a specific one ?? I´ve read the manual and seems that I can connect to anyone , But I am asking here to be sure of that . Motherboard is a Gigabyte b450 Gaming X . I wil let the...
  5. J

    [SOLVED] Accidentally Touched AMD CPU Fan Thermal Paste

    Hello, Recently, my AMD Ryzen 5 processor have just arrived and i was going to look inside, making sure everything is fine. but when i take the cooler fan outside, i accidentally touch the thermal paste. I asked my friend for advice but he said it won't be a problem. But as i google this...
  6. M

    Question Help on deciding what psu is suitable for a i9 and rtx build

    Hi guys, im thinking to get a rtx 3060 either a i9 10th or 11th gen with a watercooling system. I’d plan to overclock my specs from mild to high at some point since i work alot with 3d rendering and game. I’ve read that a 850w would be a minimum for overclocks on this build and used the CM PSU...
  7. [SOLVED] CPU cooler recommendation for limited vertical space situation ?

    Hello Everyone: Problem: Following the apparent death of my liquid cooler, I am in the market for a quality replacement. However, the major hurdle (for an air cooler at least) is the "vertical" space I have for installation (the space between the first PCI-E card and the top of the case)...
  8. RajTheGeek

    Question Need help!!...ARCTIC Freezer 34 Esports Duo or Noctua U12S chromax black?

    Hello there, I'm planning to buy a cpu air cooler for my system. Here's my specs: Ryzen 3 3100 MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX Corsair CX 550W GTX 1060 I live in India so our ambient temps are pretty high especially in summer(45C+). Also my AMD stock cooler is starting to make soo much noise. Now I have...
  9. R

    Question Do I Need Better Cooling?

    Hello all! I recently upgraded to a Ryzen 9 3900x from a Ryzen 7 2700x. On my 2700x, I just used the included Wraith Prism cooler and managed to cool my CPU pretty well. So when I decided to upgrade, I figured I'd need to go with a beefier CPU cooler. However, I decided to install the 3900x...
  10. FastGamingYT

    Question Coolermaster hyper 212 LED vs Aerocool Cylon 4 ARGB

    I've been wanting to get a new cpu cool and I have those 2 options right now for pretty much the same price. I like the Aerocool for the looks but not sure if the hyper 212 is more reliable or something
  11. Question Cooler Master Hyper 212 LED replacement mounting bracket

    I got a Hyper 212 LED for a pretty cheap price but turns out it does not have the mounting bracket. I do have a Asus Prime B450-Plus motherboard, which means I need a mounting bracket for AM4 but I have no idea where I could get one or which would work. Is there a universal one? This is what I...
  12. S

    Question How to connect multiple argb peripherals to the motherboard?

    Hello guys , Motherboard - MSI B550 Gaming Carbon WIFI Argb Headers slot ( JRainbow) - 2 slots Cabinet - Antec NX800 LED Strip - DEEPCOOL RGB 200 PRO Argb , I wanted to know how to connect multiple ARGB devices , currently I have both slot used , one slot for cabinet fans , other slot for...
  13. N

    Question One sensor on my cpu cooler is faulty?

    I have ryzen 5 1600x and a prism cooler. I went to the bios to change my cooler speeds manualy. In the bios I saw that the cpu was at 70degrees which cant be real honestly so I opened HW monitor and like every sensor on the cpu showed 30-40 degrees and one sensor showed 90 degrees at idle and my...
  14. U

    Question Should I buy Cooler Master H410R or Hyper 212 Turbo ?

    I need a cooler and my eyes are on Hyper 212 Turbo but it isn't available and is out of stock everywhere. Only H410R is available. So problem is should i wait for Hyper 212 Turbo or buy H410R and keep it. Because I'm not going to be able to buy a new cooler for a long time because i also need...
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    Question Will i be able to use nh-d15 with corsair rgb ram?

    Im have been thinking of buying a nh-d15 but i have not idea if it will fit with my ram Specs; Case: tg6 gpu: rtx 2060 Ram: corsair ddr4 rgb 3600 mhz Cpu: i7 9700kf mobo: msi z390 a pro
  16. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] Metal backplate of CPU cooler touching motherboard - Ok or not?

    Its clearly how this CPU cooler is designed but I was under the impression metal making contact with the motherboard is a very bad thing. As you can see in the attached pics the backplate which on my other coolers was a plastic material is all black painted metal and while it has plastic washers...
  17. UserTom

    [SOLVED] i7 11700k AIO fan placement

    Hi, I bought a Lian Li GALAHAD AIO 240 RGB, a Lian Li lancool II mesh RGB black tempered glass ATX case that comes with 3 intake fans in the front and I also bought a 120mm exhaust fan for the rear. How would you setup the AIO fans, intake, exhaust? I do not have the products already but I...
  18. J

    [SOLVED] does the noctua nh-d15 have the clearance for the z590 aorus elite ax?

    I don't have the parts, they're sitting in my pcpartpicker right now, but i wanted to ask first before buying the parts. I'm wondering if the Noctua NH-D15 cpu cooler's outside fan has the clearance over the left side of the Z590 AORUS ELITE AX motherboard. I saw a similar post regarding...
  19. papercuz

    Question Is my CPU supposed to be hotter than my GPU?

    My specs: GPU: RX580 series 8gb CPU: AMD R5 5600x 6 cores RAM: CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 3200MHz CL16 DIMM, Black (CMW32GX4M2E3200C16) PSU: EVGA SuperNOVA 850 GA, 80 Plus Gold 850W, Fully Modular, Eco Mode, 10 Year Warranty, Includes Power ON Self Tester, Compact 150mm Size...
  20. papercuz

    Question Why does my PC restart when playing games? AIO COOLER Cause???

    I was playing rainbow six siege my GPU temperature was 41 Celsius but my CPU was 60 Celsius. But all of a sudden my pc restarted??? I’m a 100% sure my AIO cooler is properly connected and installed?? I even check in BIOS mode to see the AIO RPM. And it was 3000 RPM. This is a Lian li Gahalad...
  21. Griffyn

    [SOLVED] Noctua NH-L9i RAM clearance

    I'm looking into possibly doing a Mini ITX build in the DAN A4-SFX, and I've seen a lot of people recommend the Noctua NH-L9i as a great cooler, but I'm not sure if it will fit with the RAM I have in a Mini ITX system. I'm going to use an older CPU and RAM I have, so the RAM is the Corsair...
  22. Z

    Question Whole PC cooling upgrade

    Hello everyone. I am thinking about upgrading the whole cooling of my PC (new case, gpu and cpu coolers + additional fans). My current specs: Case: Zalman Z11 plus (one fan is dead, and another one is dying i guess...) CPU: Ryzen 5 5600x (with stock cooler) motherboard: MSI MAG MORTAR B550M...
  23. S

    Question Cpu Cooler height issue

    My case is Cooler Master MB511, and motherboard is B450 Tomahawk max. It can support max height of 165mm for cpu cooler as per spec sheet (Specifications) I am looking for Deepcool AS500. It has good reviews and want to pair it with my Ryzen 5 3600 (upgrading soon to 5600X) As per the spec...
  24. J

    Question Will my CORSAIR HYDRO SERIES H110I fit on the new LGA120 socket?

    Hello, I want to upgrade my cpu to the new I9 -11900K and would like to buy a ASUS ROG Strix Z590-E Gaming motherboard for it. However I'm not sure if my CPU cooler will fit it. (CORSAIR HYDRO SERIES H110I GTX EXTREME PERFORMANCE) Would be great if someone could help me out! Thank you in advance :)
  25. M

    Question Upgrade CPU cooler

    Hi Toms hardware. I have a arctic freezer 11 lp CPU cooler and I want to buy a New CPU cooler, but I dont know which i shall chosse can you Guys recommend one Thats make low noise but at same cool very good your CPU while gaming
  26. M

    Question Removing stock AM4 cooler from Ryzen 5 5600x

    So i've seen a few horror stories of trying to remove the cooler and ripping the cpu out with it, i took some thermal paste off it accidently when i installed it a few days ago so its running a bit hot and to fix this i've ordered a replacement improved cpu cooler and thermal paste but im a bit...
  27. ultra2mh

    Question Corsair H100x or ASUS TUF LC 240

    hi what is best choice for amd ryzen 9 3900x to keep temperature low (gaming and overclock) ASUS TUF Gaming LC 240 RGB Aura Sync CPU Liquid Cooler OR Corsair Hydro Series H100x High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler thankyou
  28. T

    Question Do my fans need to be same specification in Multi-Fan CPU Cooler?

    Hello, I recently completed a build in a Phanteks P400a with a R5 5600X and soon to be a 3080 Founders Edition. I am using a gelid phantom CPU cooler with 2x 120mm 1600rpm 60CFM 2 static pressure fans. I decided that I want to swap out one of these cpu fans to something with a bit of RGB...
  29. ultra2mh

    Question good cooler for ryzen 3900x SOME OC + FULLLOAD

    unfortunately, in the area where I live, there is a limited choice of models air cooler: Le Grand Macho RT liquid: deepcool CASTLE 240 RGB v2 liquid: Corsair Hydro Series H100X which one is better? i want overclock my cpu a bit (like 4.4 ) and run my cpu at full load. i...
  30. N

    [SOLVED] GAMMAXX 400 V2 Ram Clearance

    I'm planning to make my first pc. Its a Gigabyte B450M Gaming with Ryzen 3 3100 + GAMMAXX 400 V2., but i dont know if there is any ram clearance between the cpu cooler and ram. Im planning to install kingston fury 16gb (2x8) on the board. Will there be any problems or is it okay for me to...
  31. J

    Question Pump/fan vs leak fail for AIO

    Is it almost gurantted that the aio's fan or pump will fail first before there being a leakage failure? Will an AIOs pump/fan fail around the same time as a normal cpu fan because they have similar warranties? Basically, will an aio be just as safe as a fan if I use them till they stop working?
  32. N

    Question Needing help with i9 10900k cooling :(

    Hey! This is my first time wielding such a powerful CPU and I was wondering if my Corsair H150i pro xt is enough ? I expected temps to be lower because I saw on many videos that the same cooler + cpu combo achieved 65-70 Celsius avg in 1-3hrs of Cod Warzone. I played my first hour of Apex...
  33. Moth254KF

    Question Wich one is better for a 4790, the Hyper 212 Evo or the Be quiet Pure Rock Slim?

    Hi, this is me :) Wich one is better for a heavy cpu usage (and integrated graphics)? both are in stock and at the same price (A bit of a limit budget) Btw, as a side note... I read theats over here that says the Thermal Take Lite 550w is terrible... Will cause me troubles for a gtx 1660?
  34. bobbyboi

    [SOLVED] Is this thermal paste good to use?

    I recently bought some thermal paste from the brand Duratech. It's a small tube and has a thermal conductivity of 6.5 W/m-k. Is this good enough for the i7-870 with a GAMMAXX 400 cooler?
  35. N

    Question Is the Corsair H60 any good?

    Hi all, Here in Australia I can pickup a Corsair H60 to cool my r5 3600 for just $15 more than a Hyper 212 black, is it worth it? Or would the 212 be the better option?
  36. KromeMY

    [SOLVED] Can someone tell me that can i put aio liquid cpu cooler on hp 198e motherboard?

    Motherboard : 198E Or is it depend on what casing you use?
  37. Jeff_120

    Question Stock AMD vs MSI Frozr vs Xigmatek whiz?

    Hello I am getting the Ryzen 5600X tomorrow thanks to a friend PC shop Unfortunetely we don't have a large choice of CPU coolers here in Lebanon, so it will be either to keep the stock Wraith cooler or one of the following, which one is worth to replace the stock cooler? -MSI Frozr L -Xigmatek...
  38. Frazzy

    [SOLVED] whats best cpu cooler for i7 8700k?

    im thinking bout h115i or 100i
  39. Z

    [SOLVED] Crackling sound from H115i cpu cooler 10-30 mins after i start a game?

    Hi everyone! Hope you’ve had a good day! So, basically my problem is that every time I start to play games in about 10-30 mins the cpu cooler (H115i) makes a weird crackling noice. This happens once or twice and then it’s normal again. Before it could happen some hours in to a gaming session...
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    [SOLVED] Be Quiet! Shadow Rock LP: Changing stock fan for a thinner fan

    The Shadow Rock comes with a 120mmx25mm fan. Just in case I need to replace, can I use a 15mm to do so? (like a noctua A12x15mm. The A12x25mm is expensive here in my country. And be quiet! fans are not easy to find.) I was watching some instalation videos and I dont know if the clipping system...