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Should all be fine, a Socket 1151 cooler fits Socket 1200, just be aware that you're cooler may struggle with a 10900k, from the reviews I have read high end cooling is required to even sustain all core turbo boosts at their max let alone any overclocking you may want to do.

Check this out, look at the max turbo temp, you can also see how warm it gets with a small (ish) overclock with a Noctua NH-U12.


You will see on the conclusion page that W1z found a lot of thermal throttling, not sure how your cooler compares with the noctua but I would want something even better than that I think.
 
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Any ideas of an air cooler that would suit.
 
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U12A.

I would also go for the MSI Unify or Ace rather than that board.
 

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Depends really on budget and clearance but some top end ones include the u12A mentioned ^^^...……….

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I usually stick to Gigabyte Aorus boards how about this one

 

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I usually stick to Gigabyte Aorus boards how about this one

From what I can see, the power delivery is the same on your 2 boards mentioned so far so unless one has more of the features that you need over the other then prob go for the cheaper of the 2. I have a preference for MSI but only based on my personal experience with them, if you like and trust Gigabyte then that's good, as you get to the higher end a lot of these boards have similar power delivery in any case.

 
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Do note you may need to buy new RAM too if planning to use the Corsair 32GB (4x8) DDR4 Vengeance LPX 3000MHz Memory listed in your system specs. According to the specs in your SCAN motherboard link, that board supports
  • DDR4 - 2133
  • DDR4 - 2400
  • DDR4 - 2666
  • DDR4 - 2933
  • DDR4 - 3200
I don't see 3000MHz there. However DDR4 3000 (O.C) is listed on the Gigabyte site. Verify with the board's QVL (qualified venders list/Memory Support List) your RAM is listed, or RAM with the same specs is listed to ensure compatibility. That CPU is listed in CPU QVL so no problems there.

Also, in terms of software licensing, a new motherboard constitutes a new computer. If your current Windows license is an OEM license, or is an upgrade based on an OEM license, you will need to purchase a new Windows license too as OEM licenses are not "legally" transferable to new computers under any circumstances. But if your current license is a full "Retail" license, or upgraded based on a full "Retail", then you can transfer that license to the new computer as long as you uninstall it from all other computers.

I note the Phantom 410 is a nice case with generous cooling options, but only comes with 2 x 120mm fans (front and rear) and 1 x 140mm blowhole (top) fan. Considering the heat related issues Tatty_One pointed out with that CPU, if you have not already, you might consider replacing the 120mm fans with 140mm where possible and/or adding more fans to increase the desired front-to-back flow of cool air through the case.
 
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Will do thank you all also I like the look of this one

 
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Hi sorry to be a pain but I still can't make up my mind on the CPU cooler, I get all ready to order and then change my mind I need help to choose between these two before my wife strangles me as she keeps on telling me to get it ordered.

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/noctua-nh-d15-dual-radiator-quiet-cpu-cooler-with-two-nh-a15-fans.


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I need help to choose between these two
If those were my choices, I would go for the D15 simply because it is newer. The D14 is no longer in production and, as seen here, has been replaced by the D15.

HOWEVER - you need to make sure your case will support such a tall cooler. You might also download the installation manual now to make sure you understand, are familiar and are comfortable applying the TIM and mounting the cooler before it arrives.
 
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The total cooler hight is 165mm and I have from the motherboard 175mmand from the installation videos I have watched it looks one of the easiest I have seen to install.
 
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Items ordered today from Scan,

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/gigabyte-aorus-master-intel-z490-s-1200-ddr4-sata3-3x-m2-sli-crossfire-25gbe-ax-wifi-bt51-usb-32-gen

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/intel-core-i9-10900k-s-1200-comet-lake-10-cores-20-threads-37ghz-53ghz-turbo-20mb-cache

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/noctua-nh-d15-dual-radiator-quiet-cpu-cooler-with-two-nh-a15-fans

Scan is expecting delivery of the processor on 17th July and Will send everything out next day delivery I have just got to wait now I will let you know how things go. Thanks for the help and advice.
 
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PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, due to supplier constraint this product has been delayed further than originally advised. This delay affects all UK retailers. More stock is on the way and we will fulfil current pre orders as soon as we can. We appreciate your patience.

its hard to be patient
 
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Hi just had an e-mail in new estimated date is 14th August, bummer.
 
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Intel 10 Core i9 10900K Comet Lake CPU/Processor

We would firstly like to thank you for your patience in waiting for this chip. We have been in regular contact with Intel and it has become apparent to us that they will not be able to meet the most recent forecast of 14/08/20. We are seeking to gain accurate information but do not have a new lead date. As soon as we know, we will update you via our automated messaging service.

Latest update, what is going on.
 
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Probably, at least in part, COVID-19.
 

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Intel 10 Core i9 10900K Comet Lake CPU/Processor

We would firstly like to thank you for your patience in waiting for this chip. We have been in regular contact with Intel and it has become apparent to us that they will not be able to meet the most recent forecast of 14/08/20. We are seeking to gain accurate information but do not have a new lead date. As soon as we know, we will update you via our automated messaging service.

Latest update, what is going on.
Can you get a refund? There are still some suppliers with them in stock, for example ..................


or this is cheaper..............

 

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Any ideas of an air cooler that would suit.
It's complicated. Your cooler is fine, but the CPU itself is designed to boost higher with better cooling. It's up to you to decide how much legroom you want/need to give it.
 
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U12A.

I would also go for the MSI Unify or Ace rather than that board.
HI,
Going from 6 core to 10 core temp wise will nearly double
Dark rock pro 4

B & H photo would likely ship to you
 
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I think I will just wait as I usually use Scan and i have the three items under a Scan 28 day insurance from when they are delivered against accidents or damage while installing the items, as sometimes I can be a bit clumsy.
 
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Processor Intel Core i7 8700K Unlocked Coffee Lake OEM CPU/Processor
Motherboard AORUS Gaming 7 Intel Z370 (Socket 1151) DDR4 ATX Motherboard
Cooling Coolermaster Hyper T4 Intel and Amd Socket Heatpipe Cooling Fan
Memory Corsair 32GB ( 4x8) DDR4 Vengeance LPX 3000MHz Memory
Video Card(s) Zotac NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB AMP! Extreme Turing Graphics Card
Storage Samsung 970 EVO PLUS 500GB M.2, Samsung 970 EVO Plus 1 TB PCIe NVMe M.2
Display(s) ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" 2K WQHD 165Hz IPS G-Sync 2K Gaming Monitor
Case NZXT Phantom 410 Black Orange Special Edition
Audio Device(s) Sound BlasterX AE 5 RGB PCIe Gaming Soundcard
Power Supply Corsair RM1000
Mouse Roccat ROC-11-812 Kone EMP Max Performance Razer Basilisk x Hyperspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse
Keyboard Roccat isku/ fx
Software Windows 10 Home 64-bit

tigger

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System Name Black to the Core MKV
Processor Intel I5 9600K
Motherboard Asus Rog Strix z390-F Gaming
Cooling Custom loop 360+280 rads D5+raystorm pro+byski GPU block
Memory 2x8gb Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3200
Video Card(s) EVGA GTX 1080 FTW 8GB 2140/5702
Storage Sabrent Rocket Q NVMe PCIe M2 1TB(boot/stuff) Sabrent Rocket Q NVMe PCIe M2 2TB (games)
Display(s) IIYAMA Prolite GB2773HS 27" 1080HD 144hz
Case Phanteks Evolve X
Audio Device(s) Realtek ALC1220+Asus Xonar DSX Onkyo A/V amp, Wharfdale 7.1 small hifi speakers
Power Supply Corsair RM850i
Mouse Logitech G502SE
Keyboard HyperX Alloy FPS RGB with HyperX pudding top caps
Software Win 10 Pro x64
Both seem the same to me. i thought 1 might be oem and other retail, but both look retail.
 
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Location
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Processor Intel Core i7 8700K Unlocked Coffee Lake OEM CPU/Processor
Motherboard AORUS Gaming 7 Intel Z370 (Socket 1151) DDR4 ATX Motherboard
Cooling Coolermaster Hyper T4 Intel and Amd Socket Heatpipe Cooling Fan
Memory Corsair 32GB ( 4x8) DDR4 Vengeance LPX 3000MHz Memory
Video Card(s) Zotac NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB AMP! Extreme Turing Graphics Card
Storage Samsung 970 EVO PLUS 500GB M.2, Samsung 970 EVO Plus 1 TB PCIe NVMe M.2
Display(s) ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q 27" 2K WQHD 165Hz IPS G-Sync 2K Gaming Monitor
Case NZXT Phantom 410 Black Orange Special Edition
Audio Device(s) Sound BlasterX AE 5 RGB PCIe Gaming Soundcard
Power Supply Corsair RM1000
Mouse Roccat ROC-11-812 Kone EMP Max Performance Razer Basilisk x Hyperspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse
Keyboard Roccat isku/ fx
Software Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Is it just that one comes in a fancy box.
 
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