AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

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AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by Darkstar » Tue Feb 16, 2010 3:00 pm

can anyone give me any suggestions for an aftermarket cooling solution for the AMD 965BE ? I havent used a aftermarket cooler in some time and was wondering if anyone can give me some good ones.

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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by nhlfan_19 » Tue Feb 16, 2010 3:10 pm

a couple ideas

Noctua NH-D14 HSF

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1212/1/

Coolermasteer V10

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/926/5/

unless you were thinking of water cooling?

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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by Darkstar » Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:56 pm

Thanks, i had considered the Noctua but the CoolerMaster is a bit Pricey....

Still looking and suggestions welcome

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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by Apoptosis » Tue Feb 16, 2010 6:20 pm

price points?

Give us a budget to work with! Are you looking for air only?
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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by Darkstar » Wed Feb 17, 2010 9:24 am

Air only for now, prefer something around $50 or under.

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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by camaroguy1998 » Wed Feb 17, 2010 11:27 am

Following this closely DarkStar! :D
I 2nd the air only and if there suggestions above $50 I will entertain them too!
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Re: AMD 965BE cooling suggestions

Post by stopthekilling77 » Wed Feb 17, 2010 12:13 pm

We keep the Thermaltake Contac 29 in stock at work, used it in several high-performance builds and its a great cooler for $36.99
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