Can I use "NH-D15 Noctua" Cooler for my PC ?

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John2018
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Can I use "NH-D15 Noctua" Cooler for my PC ?

Post by John2018 » Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:15 pm

Hi all

I have a 4-5 years old PC and the CPU fan started to make annoying noises... I tried to clean dust but it didn't help.

I decided that I want the replace it with a new one, and because quiet and quality is VERY important to me (and money is not a problem here) I think that the NH-D15 Noctua Cooler is what I really want!

The question is, will it fit to my PC ?

This is what I have:

1. Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H87-HD3.

2. CPU: Intel Core i7 4770 / 1150 Tray.

3. Case: Fractal Design Define R4 Black.

https://www.google.co.il/search?q=Fract ... 36&bih=754

What do you say, does my PC have enough space inside for such a large cooler?

Does it fit to my Motherboard and to my CPU ?

I really hope so, please advice,
Thanks!

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Re: Can I use "NH-D15 Noctua" Cooler for my PC ?

Post by Abula » Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:33 am

It should fit fine on the motherboard and the R4 will clear the height also. But there are other alternatives that will offer better value, like Scythe Mugen 5 or Thermlaright Macho Rev B, around $50 is where you get the most out of your money.
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