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by sputnik-1
Wed Jun 16, 2010 9:56 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: AMD Phenom II Stock Coolers
Replies: 20
Views: 13739

Why didn't you test the heatsinks with reference fans installed? SPCR doesn't have reference 70mm fans, last I checked. Oh, I meant the way the Intel stock cooler was tested with the 120mm Nexus fan in LGA775 heatsink roundup: http://www.silentpcreview.com/article976-page3.html It would have been n...
by sputnik-1
Wed Jun 16, 2010 4:31 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: AMD Phenom II Stock Coolers
Replies: 20
Views: 13739

Why didn't you test the heatsinks with reference fans installed?
by sputnik-1
Thu Mar 04, 2010 11:14 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: 5770 recommendation??
Replies: 22
Views: 5960

I did as hophophop suggested and replaced the stock fan of HIS 5770 (the H577FL1GD one already mentioned in another thread) with a Nanoxia FX-1250 120mm fan I had lying around (a leftover from my attempt to silence my previous build). I removed the plastic shroud and the stock fan and strapped the N...
by sputnik-1
Fri Jul 03, 2009 1:25 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: AMD Phenom II X2 550 BE & Athlon II X2 250
Replies: 49
Views: 18447

How is the stock cooler of these CPUs (especially the 550)? Is it of any use, e.g. with a fan replacement? I couldn't find a mention of it in the article.