Heatsink and fan advice

  bigpenfold 20:02 01 May 2006
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I just purchased an AMD Athlon 64 FX-55 chip but it hasnt got a heatsink/fan with it. I would be greatful if anyone could give me some advice on a good heatsink/fan combo to go with it. Thanks.

  ade.h 20:39 01 May 2006

click here Fits all current sockets. I have been through quite a few CPU fans and this is by far the best due to its heatpipes and the unique direction of its airflow. It sits in line with the case's exhaust fan.

  bigpenfold 23:15 01 May 2006

thanks, now all i need to do is find myself a mother board and i am away lol.

  rmcqua 13:08 02 May 2006

If I were lucky enough to have that CPU, this is the m/b I would choose:
click here

  DrScott 15:03 02 May 2006

As written up in Custom PC magazine, is the artic cooling freezer pro 64 - it's quiet, and will drop the temp near to or better than watercooling.

click here for a review :o)

  bigpenfold 06:29 03 May 2006

Back to motherboard again,lol. Just wondering what the differnece between the asus a8n32 sli deluxe and premium is. Thanks.

  vinnyT 14:00 03 May 2006

A8N32-SLI Deluxe
click here

They do not appear to do a premium ver of this board click here, the only premium is the A8N-SLI Premium

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