Heatsink Reviews and Analysis
TOP 5 Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Low Profile Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Liquid Coolers    
 Reviews + Articless     News     HSF Mfg's Index     Advanced Search    

Coolink U1L2 Heatsink Review
Coolink U1L2 Heatsink Review
Abstract: In an effort to improve the standard issue socket heatsink, Coolink have done something a little different.

 Manufacturer  Category  Published  Author 
Coolink   Cooling / Heatsinks   Mar 10, 2003   Max Page  
Coolink U1L2 Heatsink Review

Built with a body built of nickel plated 6063-T5 extruded aluminum and a 2mm thick C1100 copper base the Coolink U1L2 is an interesting take on an older heatsink design. In the days of the slot cooler, twin fan heatsink were common, but these coolers have all but been swept aside in the last few years since the adaptation (again) of the socket formfactor.

Socket heatsink have a smaller area of space to work with, and so they are generally a lot smaller then in the old slot coolers. In an effort to improve the standard issue socket heatsink, Coolink have done something a little different. On the Coolink U1L2 they have added an extension to their heatsink which extends the overall length of the cooler to 120mm.

On top of this extended size heatsink are two 60mm fans that are relatively noise free, though not by any means silent.

Heatsink Specsheet:
  • Model Name: U1L2
  • Fan Specs: 4700RPM, 12V, 0.21A.
  • Fan Dim: 10x60x60mm
  • Heatsink Dim: 51x62x120mm
  • HS Material: Nickel plated Aluminum, Copper
  • Mfg by: Coolink

Sold By:

Heatsink Audio Sample Included.

The Coolink U1L2 is a meant to have a lesser noise impact by spreading out the airflow to two lower powered fans instead of just one high-power cooler. The acid test will be just how well this works on the acoustic and thermal levels. Coolink heatsinks are manufactured in Taiwan, but the parent company is based in Hungary.

° Next Page 

Table of Contents:

 1: — Coolink U1L2 Heatsink Review
 2:  Close up look at the heatsink
 3:  Heatsink Test Parameters
 4:  Acoustic Test Results
 5:  Synthetic Temperature Test Results

List all Coolink heat sinks that Frostytech tested?

Facebook RSS Feed Twitter
° Got Feedback?
° Mk.II Test Platform
° Where To Buy?
° Manufacturer Index
° Industry Dir.
° Cooling Projects
Recently Tested

Scythe Mugen 5 Rev B SCMG-5100 Heatsink Review

Gelid Tranquillo 4 Air Cooled Heatsink Review

Coolermaster Ergostand III Laptop Cooling Stand Review

Noctua NH-D9DXi4-3U LGA2011 Xeon Server/Workstation Heatsink Review

Noctua NH-L9x65 Low Profile Heatsink Review

Scythe Fuma SCFM-1000 Heatsink
...More Articles >>

Websites you may also like:

Time stamped: 4:23AM, 02.19.2020
Hardware news from the Community
°  Thermal Interactions between High-power Packages and Heat Sinks

° Corsair A500 CPU Cooler Review

° Alphacool Eisbaer Aurora 360 Review

° Alphacool Eisblock XPX 1U CPU Water Block

° SilverStone PF240-ARGB Liquid Cooler Review: Value And Style

° Corsair A500 Dual Fan CPU Cooler

° Corsair iCUE QL120 RGB Triple Fan Kit with Lighting Node CORE Review

° Alphacool Eisbaer Aurora 360 CPU Digital RGB Cooler Review

° Corsair A500 Air CPU Cooler

° Corsair iCUE H115i RGB PRO XT Liquid CPU Cooler Review

° NZXT Kraken Z73 AIO with Display Tested

° CORSAIR A500 High Performance Dual Fan CPU Air Cooler Review

° Aorus Liquid Cooler 360

° CORSAIR Hydro X Series XC7 RGB CPU Water Block

° AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X - 64 processor cores and 128 threads
Since June 1999

Find a Heatsink / RSS Feeds
Latest Heatsink Reviews
Top 5 Heatsinks Tested
News RSS Feed
Reviews RSS Feed

Social Media
Pinterest Info
Contact Us / Heatsink Submissions
Submit News
Suite 66

© Copyright 1999-2020 All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use
Images © and may not be reproduced without express written permission. Current students and faculty of accredited Universities may use Frostytech images in research papers and thesis, provided each image is attributed.