Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor
Thermal Solutions

The Boxed Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processors X6800 and QX6700 ship with a FCLGA4-O fan-heatsink with an Intel part number of D59961-001. Some things to know about this fan-heatsink are the following:

This ATX thermal solution was designed for and should only be used with desktop Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processors.

  • It is not backward compatible with any Intel® Pentium® 4, Intel® Pentium® D, or Intel® Core™2 Processor family fan-heatsinks and should not be used with these processors.

  • You should also not use the older Intel Pentium 4, Intel Pentium D, or Boxed Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor fan-heatsinks on Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processors due to thermal risk.

This fan-heatsink is RoHS compliant.

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This applies to:

Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor

Solution ID: CS-023653
Last Modified: 28-Oct-2014
Date Created: 09-Nov-2006