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    Question X2 4400 cooling

    OK so im about to order my cooler for my new 4400, now should i go for either the

    Arctic Cooling Freezer 64 Pro

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    Coolermaster Aquagate (Big) Water Cooling System

    Is the Aquagate worth the extra?

    Im going to be buying the Asrock mobo to use my current AGP card an its going in a coolermaster stacker case.

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    If you have the space to fit the Arctic Cooling, get it, the Aquagate isn't really worth it to be honest.

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    I'd go for the artic, and soend the difference on other bits. TBH the stock heatpipe X2 cooler is pretty good, if you use proper thermal paste.

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    When my AM2 X2 4600+ arrived it had a standard (non heat pipe) cooler temps at 55 replaced it with my freezer 64 pro temps at full load now 42.

    Go for the freezer 64 pro.

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    i do like the stock 4400 heatpipe cooler, keeps temps nice and low + the fan has a diode so spins up if the case temps rise..

    perfect for me, and i always used to buy an aftermarket cooler.

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    Ordered the freezer 64 with my 3800+........though I have a spare XP120 somewhere
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    Quote Originally Posted by GoNz0
    i do like the stock 4400 heatpipe cooler, keeps temps nice and low + the fan has a diode so spins up if the case temps rise..

    perfect for me, and i always used to buy an aftermarket cooler.
    I'm still using the stock one while I wait for my watercooling to arrive from thecoolingsho.com not like I paid for next day delivery a week ago or anything

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