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Pros: Solid, no crashes. Intel RST accelerate option works GREAT with a 64GB Samsung 830 SSD (RST 11.7 enhanced mode) - much faster response after a few boots and some use.
Cons: If I had to be picky, I'd complain about the fan controllers - full speed and LOUD for a few seconds during power on, then mellows during Windows load, if adjusted properly. Wow that's picky, 5 stars...
Other Thoughts: I have two of the H77MU3 boards (from uCenter with nice discount+CPU). One with a 2500K, another with a 3570K, both work fine with all 4 RAM slots populated using a mix of the cheapest Crucial and Kingston RAM I could find (DDR-1333). One with 32GB (8+8+8+8), other with 12GB (4+2+4+2). Using BIOS revision H77AR425.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Great value, runs as fast as a 5770 in another computer.
Cons: LOUD! I have it mounted in my basement with cables routed up through the floor (HTPC). I can hear it as soon as I open the basement door - sounds like a leaf blower.
Other Thoughts: The one I received doesn't look like the picture. The mounting bracket is single slot (no vents, heat sink is double wide).READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: ZEROtherm CF800 92mm CPU Cooler
Pros: Cools a Q8400 a little better than the stock heatsink. Full load temps dropped from ~60C to ~52C. Full load fan speed ~1100-RPM (a little headroom?).
Other Thoughts: The auto-fan speed control on my motherboard is terrible. The CPU fan would sometimes spin at full speed for a minute or so for no reason (CPU ~25C), then, would spin slow when the temperature increased(?). With the CF800, I don't have to depend on the MB BIOS to adjust fan speed.READ FULL REVIEW