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Old 11-07-2007, 04:15 PM   #11
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@ OP, Welcome to the world of after market cooling.

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Mine idle at 45. 75'C under load.

Overclocked Quad cores run hotter than stock ones ....
There you go, fixed it for you.

My quad is currently idling at < 30C

EDIT: Imageshack is on the fritz (again ) I'll post coretemp screenie later, but cores are 28, 28, 25, 25 with the Zalman barely ticking over (1100rpm)

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Old 11-07-2007, 06:34 PM   #12
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I dont really understand why people would spend more money on monstrously large coolers when they can get such a good cooler for such little cost.

I was thinking about getting a Scythe Infinity or a Big Typhoon but im really glad i didnt.
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Old 11-07-2007, 07:22 PM   #13
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24.99 for that cooler isnt expensive, 24.99 for an extra 800mhz or however much you oc sounds pretty good to me...
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Old 11-07-2007, 07:27 PM   #14
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of course aftermarket is way better. i bought a heatsink from thermaltake and its running at 50 C overclocked
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Old 11-08-2007, 03:10 AM   #15
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At the moment its a 1.2ghz oc. With my new ram I think my new cooler could easily handle a 1.6ghz oc!
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Old 11-08-2007, 03:22 AM   #16
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I love my Freezer 64, they make great products for a great price over at AC HQ.
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Old 11-08-2007, 11:41 AM   #17
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you guys are making me want to rebuild my desktop so bad....i got my laptop which games pretty nicely and i just made it 3 gigs....but my desktop has been on the fritz
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:01 PM   #18
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So this is a really good cooler?
Would it work on a socket 775 pentium D processor?
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:41 PM   #19
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Nate, yes it would work on a socket 775 pentim D.

that sounds about right, the artic freezers are a really good cooler.
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:54 PM   #20
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