heatsink and fan advice needed

  ross_mcculloch 11:20 04 Jan 08
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Going for a new PC and cannot decide whether to stick to the standard heatsink/fan or upgrade for £23. I don't do gaming or intense graphic design.

Here's the 2 specs:

£23 option-
Thermaltake Golden Orb II
Type Heatsink and fan
Fan speed 1600RPM
Noise 17dB
Heatsink/Block Material Copper base and aluminium extrusion
Special Features Radiate Aluminum Golden Fin Provide Sufficient Air Flow
Blue LED Light

Included option-
Standard CPU heatsink & fan
Type Heatsink and fan
Fan speed 2500RPM
Noise 25dB
Heatsink/Block Material Copper base
Special Features

  martjc 12:28 04 Jan 08

...If you're not using it for gaming purposes, the standard setup will do you fine.

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