cpu cooling

Forum discussion tagged with cpu cooling.
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    [SOLVED] What is the best way to install two AIO units one on CPU and one on GPU?

    I was given a kraken m22 to put on my CPU, I already have a kraken x62 which cools the GPU. Currently I have both directly mounted the m22 pulls in air from the back and the x62 pulls air in from the front. the top fan is my exhaust...is it okay to be set up like this? or should my m22 be...
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    Question Exhaust question?

    I was wondering does CPU coolers such as 212 evo works as exhaust fan, or i still need to put exhaust fan with 212 evo ?
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    Question AMD ryzen 5 3600X - does 71-80C affect my FPS ?

    Hey! I have a 2month old AMD ryzen 5 3600X - I know there's alot of posts about it and its temperatures but none really makes sense to me..sorry! i use CPU temp tracker when i play now, i play CALL OF DUTY:WARZONE and my CPU runs from 71C and peaks at 82C ish! Ive read that these do run at high...
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    Question should i be worried about my gpu and cpu temps

    I bought a hp omen 25l gaming pc 2 days ago and i have noticed quite high cpu and gpu temps. My gpu is an rtx 2060 one fan model and when at sustained 97-100 per cent usage seemed to settle on 82-83 degrees. My i5 10400f was also hitting similar temps but was not maxing out consistently so may...
  5. W

    Question Should i upgrade my cpu cooler?

    So I'm planning upgrading from i7 7700 to i7 10700k, my current cpu cooler is Cooler Master Hyper TX3i. Do i need to upgrade it or will it work for the i7 10700k?
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    Question Ryzen 5 3600 high temps safe?

    i build a gaming PC for a mate a few months ago and i only recently got him to get RivaTuner to monitor his temps. Are these temps normal/safe? i know the Ryzen wraith stealth cooler isn't the best but wasn't expecting these temps to be so high while gaming he's hes getting normally between...
  7. [SOLVED] Le Grand Macho CPU Fan Facing?

    CPU: i7-8700k Motherboard: ASUS PRIME Z370-A Case: Meshify C CPU Cooler: Thermalright Le Grand Macho RT Hey all, I'm currently trying to overclock my CPU but I'm having a lot of trouble keeping the temperatures down. When I try to overclock it and run Prime95, it spits out frequent errors and...
  8. Avdullah

    Question Is a be quiet pure rock slim good enough for i7-8700k ?

    The be quiet pure rock slim has a 120W tdp while the i7 8700k has tdp of 95W. Is it enough to cool my cpu or should i get another one ?
  9. Avik Basu

    [SOLVED] Need advice on air CPU cooler

    I need to buy a new cooler for my CPU and this is my first time so I have a couple of questions about it. One of the coolers I'm looking at is the Hyper 212 Black Edition but there seem to be two of those with a huge price difference. The basic Black one costs double the price of the RGB black...
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    [SOLVED] CPU temp too high.

    My 8700k temp just went too high those days with corsair h115i. Whenever I play games, the temperature will be above 90 degree easily even with 3000 RPM on pump and 1500 RPM on fans. It went about 100 degree when I watch streaming when the pump is on 2000 RPM and fans 800 RPM. The cooler...
  11. jamest14

    Question PC Shuts Off Under Load but LEDs and Fans keep running

    My PC has some problems that date back to almost a year and a half ago. It randomly shuts off my monitor, keyboard, mouse, and everything else except for the LED lights in the case and the fans. It’s usually during when I play GTA V or do something like rendering a video in a video editing...
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    Question Cpu cooler/ power

    Sorry this is such a beginner question. I’m doing my first build, making a test bench before putting it in the case. I have a Corsair h60 cooler and I’m wondering what gives it power? I know I need to plug in the radiator plus fan but does it pull power from the 24 pin, 8 pin cpu, or something...
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    [SOLVED] When buying thermal paste do brands matter ?

    Is there a noticeable difference between lets say for example this https://photos.app.goo.gl/SRUQUyTtFtMGyoZf8 and something with a good name like cooler master ? Also how often do you guys change the paste on CPU and GPU ?
  14. tsmith154

    [SOLVED] What CPU air cooling will fit MSI X99S SLI PLUS directly

    I have water cooling for everything. I am taking that out and just putting air cooling in. I don't want to have to take the motherboard out of the case. The mother board has 4 places to screw into to connect a cooling system. I would like to keep the best cooling I can with air that directly...
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    [SOLVED] CPU Fan Won't Stay on.

    So long story short after meddling around in BIOS trying to fix one part of the PC the CPU fan won't stay on longer than a few minutes, almost always just a few seconds at the most. I have tried resetting BIOS, pulling the CMOS battery while the PC wasn't plugged in, cleaning the fan, and tried...
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    [SOLVED] Core temperature

    Hello. So I've noticed that my pc overtime got very slow. Couple days back I reset my pc. It somewhat helped to make it faster. But you cant compare it to the state when it was new. In that case I am sure that my pc lags because of the overheating. Although this never was an issue at the start...
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    [SOLVED] i9 9900KS Cooling

    Intel just replaced my i9 9700k with a step up to a i9 9900ks (long story but Intel does right by their customers or at least this one in this situation) but reading on the CPU I am worried about my current cooler given the high listed TDP and reported heat output. The CPU arrives tomorrow but I...
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    Question water cooling doing a strange sound

    My pc started doing a strange sound idk but i think is the watercooler Where is the video View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IxoTizHQbko&feature=youtu.be
  19. throwawayaccnt

    [SOLVED] Troubleshoot: Water cooler leaked onto MOBO & into CPU socket, No Boot

    Hey y'all, Bit of a travesty here, noticed my friends PC was running hot (103 celcius!) so I turned it off and did a teardown, noticed the water cooler was low so refilled it a bit, secured everything and stood it upright to see water coolant raining out of the bottom. my friends PC cooler...
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    Question CPU Cooling with Peltiers in a Liquid Cooling Loop?

    I'm planning to do a liquid cooled loop with the coolant going from the CPU block to a 120 mm radiator, to some Peltiers to chill the liquid below ambient temps. I'm doing it for a school project and I dont have much funding. Tbh I have no idea what i'm doing and could really use some advice...