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asked this question on 2020-11-16 07:45 AM
2020-11-16 09:05 AM
No, a heatsink is not needed. You could experience overheating which would cause reduced performance until the temps improve but a heatsink is not necessary. It depends on how hot your case is and how much use you are giving this drive.