New heatsink for i7 960 - Any Recommendations?

  cianw1 17:54 12 Apr 2015
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I recently had trouble with my PC's CPU overheating and as I was applying new thermal paste, i noticed that the bracket on my mobo that holds my heatsink to the CPU had 2 cracks in it, which leads me to think that the CPU is overheating because it doesn't have a good contact. This means that I need to purchase a new heatsink for my CPU, which is an Intel i7 960. I was wondering if anyone has suggestions for a new heatsink/fan combo that costs around ~£50. Also Im unsure what my motherboard is, does this matter? If the heatsink is made for an i7 960, does it matter about the motherboard aswell?

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