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well ive recently bough an i5 4690k 

 

im wondering if i should buy a water cooler or a air cooler ?

 

 

im looking for some suggestions, my budget is arround 75 € ;)

 

thanks! :D

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how much will you be overclocking?

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well a CLC is good if you consider it but I still go with noctua nh-d15 (I'm a D14 fan :D)

 

if you got the budget to blow I'd really say go on custom loop. not only do they keep the temp down (not lower than room temp) but it will make your slut look more sexy.

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well ive recently bough an i5 4690k 

 

im wondering if i should buy a water cooler or a air cooler ?

 

 

im looking for some suggestions, my budget is arround 75 € ;)

 

thanks! :D

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Watercooling looks cleaner, air coolers are cheaper and stick out a lot.

 

I'd suggest going with watercooling if you plan to overclock, there are some great aios out there. (H100i, h110, etc..)

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how much will you be overclocking?

 

to be honest ill not overclock hugly just going to keep it like 4.1 or less, even 3.9 all the time (stock turbo)..

 

 

would you bother take a look at this post? 

 

http://linustechtips.com/main/topic/235196-i5-4690k-temperature/#entry3222310

| Case: Cooler Master Elite 371 | Cpu: i5 4690K @ 4.20 GHz | Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo | Motherboard: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 |

 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

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well a CLC is good if you consider it but I still go with noctua nh-d15 (I'm a D14 fan :D)

 

if you got the budget to blow I'd really say go on custom loop. not only do they keep the temp down (not lower than room temp) but it will make your slut look more sexy.

 

i really like the aspect of this one_! http://www.coolermaster.com/cooling/cpu-air-cooler/v8-gts/ i dont know if its good tho xD ty

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to be honest ill not overclock hugly just going to keep it like 4.1 or less, even 3.9 all the time (stock turbo)..

 

 

would you bother take a look at this post? 

 

http://linustechtips.com/main/topic/235196-i5-4690k-temperature/#entry3222310

your fine with air then

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Well lets compare high end AIO's and high end Air coolers:

Performance: same

reliability: Air wins

noise: Air wins by a mile

cost: Air wins

Installation: AIO wins

looks: Personal

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noctua nh-d15

 

this looks similar to that one, i really like tha aspect

 

 http://www.coolermas...-cooler/v8-gts/ is it good ?

| Case: Cooler Master Elite 371 | Cpu: i5 4690K @ 4.20 GHz | Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo | Motherboard: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 |

 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

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Preference? I like the H110. I like its aesthetic. It's complete overkill -- the voltage I would need for temps to be an issue would degrade my CPU in itself, I like the fact that its fans attach to the case and dump the heat straight out, and I'm more comfortable with not hanging a massive lump of metal from a thin sheet of fibreglass. To get the same performance from an air cooler you're limited to the NH-D15, whose overhang gives it compatibility issues with motherboards whose first PCI slot is their 16x PCI-E that you need for a GPU.

 

 

 

to be honest ill not overclock hugly just going to keep it like 4.1 or less, even 3.9 all the time (stock turbo)..

 

 

would you bother take a look at this post? 

 

http://linustechtips.com/main/topic/235196-i5-4690k-temperature/#entry3222310

 

 

Oh. Well in that case grab the CM Hyper 212 EVO.

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Well lets compare high end AIO's and high end Air coolers:

Performance: same

reliability: Air wins

noise: Air wins by a mile

cost: Air wins

Installation: AIO wins

looks: Personal

 

any suggestons on air ones :P ?

 

ive really been looking to this one! :) 

 

 http://www.coolermas...-cooler/v8-gts/ 

| Case: Cooler Master Elite 371 | Cpu: i5 4690K @ 4.20 GHz | Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo | Motherboard: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 |

 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

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Preference? I like the H110. I like its aesthetic. It's complete overkill -- the voltage I would need for temps to be an issue would degrade my CPU in itself, I like the fact that its fans attach to the case and dump the heat straight out, and I'm more comfortable with not hanging a massive lump of metal from a thin sheet of fibreglass. To get the same performance from an air cooler you're limited to the NH-D15, whose overhang gives it compatibility issues with motherboards whose first PCI slot is their 16x PCI-E that you need for a GPU.

 

 

 
 

 

Oh. Well in that case grab the CM Hyper 212 EVO.

 

but well i dont know in the future u know..i like this one: is it good! :D ?

 

 

http://www.chiptec.net/componentes-para-computadores/cooling/coolers-para-cpu/cooler-master-v8-gts.html

| Case: Cooler Master Elite 371 | Cpu: i5 4690K @ 4.20 GHz | Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo | Motherboard: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 |

 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

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any suggestons on air ones :P ?

 

ive really been looking to this one! :)

 

 http://www.coolermas...-cooler/v8-gts/ 

I wouldn't recommend the V8 tbh, it performs ok, but its actually really loud for an air cooler and I think its ugly as fu.

 

This is the list of high end ones I recommend:

NH-D15

NH-D14

NH-U14s

cryorig r1

phanteks ph-tc14pe

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Noctua NH-D15 = Top Dog of Air Coolers

NZXT Kraken X61 = Top Dog of AIOs (I know the H220X exists, but that one is special)

Custom Loop = Best of All, but will also rape your dear wallet.

 

Depends on how much you're going to overclock, if it's mild, just get something like an NH-D14 or Dark Rock Pro 3. If you're going to overclock to high hell, I would get an AIO, NH-D15 or if money allows, a Custom Loop.

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that engine looking one hahaha I have that one on my htpc rig (old one and slapped it in) made it look good.

 

 

well I for one made a custom loop on my gaming (i3) rig just for the looks. if you really like the sexy look of custom look go ahead :)

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this looks similar to that one, i really like tha aspect

 

 http://www.coolermas...-cooler/v8-gts/ is it good ?

no... the v8 looks good but is just bad, noctua nh-d15 is the best cpu cooler out there!

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that engine looking one hahaha I have that one on my htpc rig (old one and slapped it in) made it look good.

 

 

well I for one made a custom loop on my gaming (i3) rig just for the looks. if you really like the sexy look of custom look go ahead :)

 

ill not overclock that much you know ;) i just play counter strike global offensive, i just want it to be safe and cool (temperature)

 

seems that everyone recommends: http://www.coolermaster.com/cooling/cpu-air-cooler/hyper-212-evo/

 

seems that it does have a good image for the costumers

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 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

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well ive recently bough an i5 4690k 

 

im wondering if i should buy a water cooler or a air cooler ?

 

 

im looking for some suggestions, my budget is arround 75 € ;)

 

thanks! :D

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no... the v8 looks good but is just bad, noctua nh-d15 is the best cpu cooler out there!

 

alright, but the noctua is more like for high OC right?

 

if i plan to keep it at 3,9 ghz just  need to buy this one ? http://www.coolermaster.com/cooling/cpu-air-cooler/hyper-212-evo/

| Case: Cooler Master Elite 371 | Cpu: i5 4690K @ 4.20 GHz | Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo | Motherboard: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 |

 | Gpu: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 4GB GDDR5 | SSD: Crucial MX100 256 GB | HDD: Samsung 128GB Ram: Kingston 8GB DDR3 1333MHz | 

| Screen: Benq XL2411Z | Mouse: Logitech G 403 | Mousepad: SteelSeries QcK+ NiP Edition | Keyboard: Steelseries 6GV2 | Headset: Kingston Hyper X Cloud |

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alright, but the noctua is more like for high OC right?

 

if i plan to keep it at 3,9 ghz just  need to buy this one ? http://www.coolermaster.com/cooling/cpu-air-cooler/hyper-212-evo/

not rly. the cooler it run the better with time. just buy the nh-d15, spend all the money xD and yes the 212 evo is good but outdated >.> I would buy nh-d15

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