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Created On: 04/10/2009 07:03 AM
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 04/10/2009 07:03 AM
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Bindlebot
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I just OC'd my AMD 940 to 3.5 ghz and I'm currently running the stock cooling system on it. My temps at max load for 30 minutes get up to 54c. Wondering what I should upgrade to for a CPU cooler, I am looking to eventually run it up to 3.7 but want to make sure im running cool enough before I do so.

Any suggestions would be appreciated

Thank you

EDIT: Staying at 3.5ghz however still looking to upgrade my CPU cooler never bad to air on the side of saftey

Edited: 04/10/2009 at 11:26 AM by Bindlebot
 04/10/2009 01:37 PM
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Check out the Arctic and cooling one in my sig, it keeps my cpu rather cool at 3.7 I am geting around 48-50 under load.

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