heatsink&fan advice

  picklsey 04:39 12 Dec 05

looking to quieten things down a bit.

amd 4200 dual core. mother/b. asus a8n32-sli/deluxe (awiting arrival)

i am using the h/s and fan that came with the prosseor but it can be a bit noisey.i have looked at the zalman flower but to be honest i don,t fancy the hassle of trying to set it up.so any advice on a fairly quiet one but also one that does a good job of keeping things cool.

i have had a look at various ones but i would really like to hear of personal expereance.thanks.

  picklsey 12:50 12 Dec 05


  Belatucadrus 15:20 12 Dec 05

click here a little light reading.

  ade.h 16:16 12 Dec 05

If it's personal experience that you're after, picklsey, then I'm going to have to recommend anything made by Zalman. There really is no hassle involved in their installation. I'm on my third right now; a 9500 for P4s. As I have not used AMD since the old Thoroughbreds, I can't comment in detail about that side of the Zalman range.

  dawnyworld 17:40 12 Dec 05

hi ive got a 7000 zalman flower not much quieter than the HSF that came with my fx55 no harder to fit either. although the back plate needed to be changed but this is no grate task

  picklsey 18:11 12 Dec 05

thanks for replies any more suggestions please.

  Big Elf 19:19 12 Dec 05

Coolermaster Hyper48 Cooler (Socket 754/775/478/939) (HS-016-CM) from click here

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