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My motherboard didn’t come with heat sink for top ssd

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Do I have to buy heat sink separately? My motherboard is b450f gaming 2

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Generally speaking, SSD heatsink is not necessary. Unless you constantly write data to your SSD, the heat output would not be high enough to warrant a heatsink. Barely makes a difference in performance anyway, for general use case like gaming and such.

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Ok But if I do how would I

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I mean, I wouldn't waste money on something unnecessary, but you do you.

There are a lot of aftermark SSD heatsinks in the market, just go to your favorite marketplace.

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1 hour ago, CG67 said:

Do I have to buy heat sink separately? My motherboard is b450f gaming 2

Did the SSD come with a heatsink? Most do...

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2 hours ago, CG67 said:

Do I have to buy heat sink separately? My motherboard is b450f gaming 2

Your board comes with one heatsink.

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8 hours ago, CG67 said:

Ok But if I do how would I

Just buy an aftermarket NVME heatsink.

 

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