Looking for a quiet and effective CPU fan for AMD Phenom x4 955 Black Edition

Posted on 2016-10-28
Last Modified: 2016-11-03
Hello. I am looking for a quiet and effective CPU fan for AMD Phenom x4 955 Black Edition. Anyone in here have any good tips? It has to be quiet.
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My recommendation would be a Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan - you can pick this up on Newegg for about $30-$35.  Probably your best bet apart from liquid cooling.
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The Cooler Master unit is indeed nice, but Artic has a unit that's even quieter and is a superb cooler:

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Thanks guys, this is really great! :)

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