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Best 8800 gtx Air cooler Help

By Rab2140 ยท 4 replies
Feb 26, 2008
  1. Hi all. I had a thread open having thought that i was going to get my 8800 gtx water cooled but i have to buy a new power supply because my present one isnt doing good.

    So instead of a water block for my 8800 gtx i need some advice on an excellent air cooler for my gtx something that will cool the card down quite abit so any suggestions i would apreciate it.

    Also im getting artic silver 5 thermal paste and i am planning to apply it to my 8800 gtx becaus the one i have on now it sooo bad! 75 idle temps i am just wondering can i take of the stock thermal pads from the card at stick as5 on where the pads where. Thanks for the help all
     
  2. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,287   +98

  3. Rab2140

    Rab2140 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 89

    thanks zeno i came across a cooler made by artic cooling and it apparently dominates any cooler. ive seen some tests and i am going to go for the Arctic cooling Accelero Xtreme 8800 cooler will hopefully have by friday will post results
     
  4. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

    Good choice, hope it fit's in your case.
     
  5. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

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