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CPU Cooler

CRYORIG - C7 40.5 CFM CPU Cooler

( 4.6 Average / 97 Ratings )




Part #

(or) CR-C7A

Supported Sockets

AM2, AM2+, AM3, AM3+, AM4, FM1, FM2, FM2+, LGA1150, LGA1151, LGA1155, LGA1156

Liquid Cooled


Noise Level

30.0 dbA


600 - 2500 RPM


1.85" (47mm)

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Price History (Excluding Tax) History:


doodx 13 points 26 months ago
from completed build Skylake Gaming Raven

Amazing easy to install low profile cooler for cheap price.

shottycall 12 points 25 months ago
from completed build Gen 6 Valvoline

Looks cool, getting between 5-15C cooler temps than the cheap zalman got me

turtle4489 9 points 24 months ago
from completed build First Budget Gaming PC

I chose this cooler because its small and looks awesome.

Its quieter than the stock i5-6500 cooler and dropped my load max temps from ~67 degrees to ~59 degrees with the average load temps dropping from about ~66 to ~53

For the price I'd say you could get a better performing cooler but it probably won't look as good.

Reptilan 17 points 24 months ago
from completed build Reptilan's Battle Box

It's a good entry-level CPU cooler, but the wires beneath the heatsink kept brushing up against the fan whilst turning, which caused an annoying "buzz". Despite being able to fix that, the cooler is still quite, but other than that, it does its job well.

brainonska511 6 points 22 months ago

Short and easy to install. Because the fins face one axis of a case, you may consider what orientation you'll install it in (to face system exhaust fans - I didn't do this). It likely doesn't matter. Temps at idle and playing games are good. Mainly seeing temps in the upper 20Cs for idle and 40-55C while gaming. Fan is quiet.

mack_5991 18 points 22 months ago
from completed build Project:Momentum

Great cooler for the price I paid(£15.99 from ebuyer.com)

Quiet operation but keeps temps relatively low at idle and during load.

OccamAsylum 51 points 21 months ago
from completed build Definitely Not A Console

Easiest instillation of an aftermarket air cooler I've done. After opening the box I felt like I spent more than $30 on a cooler. It comes with a nice little tool for tightening the nuts on the backplate. The included thermal paste tube is huge compared to what you get with cooler master coolers.

This thing is virtually silent and does a great job of cooling my CPU. Definite improvement over the stock Intel cooler. Very happy with this product so far. I will definitely consider Cryorig in future builds I do for my CPU cooling needs.

Templetown 15 points 21 months ago

This is a nice little CPU cooler. It's compact and won't block anything on your board, looks great, installs in about 1-2 minutes, and comes with tools and more than enough thermal paste for multiple uses. It fulfills Cryorig's claim of being ~25% cooler than the stock heatsink, while being quieter too in my highly unscientific experience.

I primarily bought this as a quieter and more effective replacement for the OEM Intel heat sink, rather than to chill a power-hungry overclocked CPU. The C7 is simply not as powerful as something like the ubiquitous CM Hyper 212, but for a low profile heat pipe cooler in the $40 price range it works great.

KrumpetPirate 21 points 20 months ago
from completed build The Liberator

Runs quiet and cool. Mounts okay and doesn't interfere with anything on the motherboard. Good stock replacement if the price is right.

shadowbyte918 14 points 19 months ago
from completed build Shadowbox- the mITX SG13 build

This is my third Cryorig product, and it's just as good as the others. Super quiet, with great heat dissipation, despite its diminutive size. I didn't go for an AIO, as they're too loud for my taste, so the C7 was perfect.