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Heatsinks that will fit on the Gigabyte GA-81955X???

Postby elgato610 on Fri Sep 16, 2005 1:48 am

Are there any decent coolers that will fit on the Gigabyte GA-81955X with the DPS installed?

Without the DPS?


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Postby hoxlund on Fri Sep 16, 2005 2:39 am

if it were up to me, id rather have a cooler processor and go without the DPS

besides, every other motherboard out there on the market doesn't have it and you don't see them frying out left and right
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Postby hoxlund on Fri Sep 16, 2005 2:42 am

the only thing different from my motherboard to the next one up which also is the most expensive gigabyte amd sli mobo

DPS and a fan on the northbridge

other then that its exactly the same mobo
Thermaltake Core X5 Snow Edition TG Case
Corsair RM1000 Power Supply
MSI X399 Gaming Pro Carbon AC
AMD Threadripper 1950x @ 4.1GHz
Custom Loop w/ EK MSI x399 Monoblock
G.Skill 4x8GB DDR4 3200 RGB Memory
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Postby lightningbaron on Fri Sep 16, 2005 9:22 am

The Scythe Katana will allow the DPS to be inserted. Expect it to be a very tight fit.

http://www.scythe-eu.com/usa/katana.php

The only place that I have been able to find the Katana is Best Byte Computers:
http://www.bestbyteinc.com/prodinfo.asp ... SK-SCY-KTN

See the below thread for my current idle temperature provided by Easy Tune:
http://www.cdrlabs.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=20371

Edit #1: Adding an attachment.

Edit #2: The two 120mm case fan above and to the left are exhaust in the Antec P180.
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