Summary: Installed this unit on an i-4 OC'd to 4ghz. Stock cooler failed. The A50 keeps the proc running at 45C under prime 95. Easy to install. Instructions are vague, but there are videos available on youtube for the novice.
Summary: I recently constructed a computer with an intel i5 Lynnfield quad core CPU. Constructing the machine, I noticed that intel had not changed the design of the stock cpu cooler since the Pentium 4. I figured it would do anyway and finished constructing the machine.
Summary: Bought this for an older rig, the temps. has dropped massively, it's quiet, came nicely packaged, and looks pretty awesome. I have to say I'm very impressed with Corsair's attention to detail and it's components in general.
Summary: I got a build your own PC kit from tiger direct, seemed like a great deal, and everything worked perfect. The only problem is that the CPU cooler was not doing its job at all. The CPU was running at @ 50C idle, and playing even older games like half life 1, would cause freezing due to overheating (I...
Summary: La temperatura de mi procesador bajo , es muy buen articulo a muy buen precio y es muy facil la instalacion y trae todo lo necesario para instalarlo, el envio fue muy rapido y tienen muy buena comunicacion, recomiendo que compren aqui
Summary: I read on very many sites that this would work on LGA 2011 processors. It fits after you poke the little grommets out of the motherboard, but, the cooling surface does not completely cover the processor. this cooler is HUGE, although with the processors now a days they have to be.
Summary: Currently, I have 6 pc's all overclocked with different coolers. A couple of cooler masters, Corsair H80 and EVGA. The A70 rivals the Corsair H80 as the best of the bunch. The ambient temperature of at 25c compared to the H80 which runs at 35c.