P4 and Celeron D cpu cooling Q

  dafix1972 22:29 28 Nov 2007

Hi all,

This may be a silly question but i thought id better ask first but, Would a P4 sink n fan be good enough to cool a Celeron D cpu?

I brought a soc775 silent cooler for a media system build, but at last minute changed the cpu to a celeron D 2.80ghz, and the cooler that came with the celeron is just a bit loud.


  SANTOS7 22:32 28 Nov 2007

IF it fits, try it...

  skidzy 22:35 28 Nov 2007

I presume you meant Heatsink and fan ?

Simple answer Steve...Yes its fine.
Though why change to Celeron from a P4...im guessing cost ?

  woodchip 22:35 28 Nov 2007

Yes a Celeron is a poor mans P4

  skidzy 22:36 28 Nov 2007

SANTOS7..hello me ol mucker :-)

  skidzy 22:37 28 Nov 2007

Hiya Woody,hope all is well.

  SANTOS7 22:39 28 Nov 2007

Hey skidz, wazzzzzup!!! can feel a highjackin comin on...

  woodchip 22:43 28 Nov 2007

Yep I am now, been off line as my BB went down at the exchange was off for 30 hour

  SANTOS7 22:45 28 Nov 2007

GOD!! you didn't have to watch telly instead or something as sad did ya. LOL...

  woodchip 22:50 28 Nov 2007

Yep it as been doing my head in

  dafix1972 22:51 28 Nov 2007

yes skidzy, a fiver off a mate who had just upgraded, so i thought sod it :)

Its only for a media center after all..

Oh and SANTOS7, my ex said that to me once ;)

Cheers guys!!!

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