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    Anyone tried this cooler?

    Hi need a low profile cooler for microATX case

    Was considering Gigabyte G-Power BL Heat Pipe CPU Cooler Blue LED for cooling a Intel Core 2 Duo, E8190, Wolfdale Core, S775, 2.66 GHz when it arrives.

    Would this be a good solution?

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    I havn't used that gigabyte one but this is only very slightly taller and is what I would use

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    well it looks like a decent cooler..
    have a look at some of the reviews on the internet, there must be some somewhere..

    edit: i was actually going to recommend that cooler above but i couldn't remember its name..
    would definately rather go for the Scythe..

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    If you've got enough space in your case, this is a great cooler, quiet and effeciant.

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    Sadly I don't think that qualifies as low profile Lucio
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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    found this review on Hexus seems to have been very favourable :-)

    G-Power Pro

    Is the Pro version so will have to spend a tiny bit more, but should be worth it.

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    Does seem OK in the hexus review but I would scout around for others if that's what you are basing your decision on.

    Not seen a bad review for the mini ninja though
    Scythe Ninja Mini CPU heatsink | silentpcreview.com

    have a read, you seem to have your heart set though.

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    When you say you need a low profile cooler how low do you need to go? For example in my µATX case I can quite happily fit a full sized Thermalright Ultima 90 with a 120mm fan or a full sized Scythe Ninja.

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    Re: Anyone tried this cooler?

    Quote Originally Posted by Webby View Post
    or a full sized Scythe Ninja.
    If you are silly enough

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