Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-26-2009, 01:04 PM   #11
Golden Master
 
worshipme's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 5,603
Default Re: Need a 1366 heatsink

The i7s run hot whatever you do. You've got another 10c headroom but if you really want a better air cooler then a lapped TRUE is probably about as good as you're going to get. Make sure you get a good high RPM fan to go with it.
Quote:
Ya, I also need a 1366 socket heat sink.... And would the Lapped TRUE fit in a
vertical tower, and will it eventually warp the board under its weight?
That is the purpose of the back plate, the motherboard will no warp with the backplate properly installed.
__________________

__________________
AMD Phenom II X4 955 BE @ 4.0GHz + TU120E lapped - MSI 770-CD45 AM3 - 2x2GB OCZ DDR3 1333MHz - Sapphire HD 4870 - Samsung Spinpoint 500GB 7200RPM 16MB cache HDD - Tagan TG600-BZ Piperock - (Currently open test bed) - Windows Vista Home Premium 64bit.
worshipme is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2009, 03:46 PM   #12
Golden Master
 
Cabbs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 7,912
Send a message via AIM to Cabbs
Default Re: Need a 1366 heatsink

Quote:
Originally Posted by Prodigy146 View Post
They still have them in stock, sweet. These actually do perform better than the original TRUE, but they are very heavy and obviously very expensive.
__________________

__________________
=Like anime? Come to AnimeAppeal.com!=
||DFI UT P35||Q9550@3400 Mhz||Geil 4GB RAM||Radeon 5770||
Cabbs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2009, 05:37 PM   #13
Fully Optimized
 
rohan23's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 4,087
Default Re: Need a 1366 heatsink

Yeah, IMO, they aren't worth the hefty price tag for a couple of degrees in difference. I'm going to get better thermal paste. That maybe my issue. I ran out of MX-2 and have been using this Dynex paste. It was the closest thing to me to get my old rig running the quickest.
__________________

__________________
Macook 13.3

2.13Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo-2GB DDR2 800 Mhz-500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue- Nvidia 9400M
rohan23 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0