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Cooler for overclocking an R5 1600/1600X

Hey there! Soon-ish I'm gonna be purchasing a whole bunch of new hardware for my PC. The specs of it when it is all done will be the following:

CPU - Ryzen R5 1600/1600X (Haven't decided yet)
GPU - Sapphire Nitro+ RX 480 8GB (Overclocked quite a bit)
MOBO - Gigabyte GA-AB350-GAMING 3
RAM - Corsair Vengeance RED LED 16GB (2x8GB) 3000MHz
PSU - Corsair CX500
Case - NZXT S340 Elite Black/Red

I think I've chosen my CPU cooler, but I'd just like a second opinion. Keep in mind I'm gonna be overclocking the R5 1600/1600X.

The cooler I'm currently going for is the Cryorig H5 Ultimate: http://www.cryorig.com/h5-ultimate.php

I've chosen it because it performs well, is pretty quiet and looks darn good if you ask me. I was going to go for the H5 Universal, but decided I don't need the extra RAM slot and the white top of it doesn't match the rest of my rig (picky, I know). Plus there were some comments about it being in contact with graphics cards that have a backplate, which mine does, so I wanted to steer clear.

So, are there any better alternatives? I can get the H5 Ultimate for around £45, so keep it around that price range.
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    If it can cool 125W and more processors, it should be able to cool 1600 (65W) and 1600X (95W).
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