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The Noctua NH-D9DXi4-3U is a mid-sized heatsink designed specifically for lower noise cooling of Intel Xeon processors in 3U height computer/server chassis. It's compact stature makes it ideal for rack mounted computers in a recording studio, video editing suite, operations control center... The 920gram Scythe Fuma heatsink is constructed around six 6mm diameter copper heatpipes and a pair of aluminum fin stacks that measure 104x130x37mm (HxWxD) in size. The heatpipes are liberally soldered to a chunky nickel plated copper base plate, this plate helps to more evenly conduct heat away from hot-spot ridden multi-core CPUs. While Scythe doesn't overtly market its heatsinks as DeepCool's Maelstrom 240 is a self contained CPU liquid 
cooling system consists of a dual fan, 240mm wide aluminum heat 
exchanger and combination pump head / skived copper waterblock. With Frostytech's synthetic thermal test platforms applying up to a 200W heat load, only we can accurately rank how the Maelstrom 240 liquid cooler stacks up DeepCool's Gamer Storm Lucifer K2 heatsink is a revised version of the original Gamer Storm Lucifer heatsink, which Frostytech tested about a year back. The Lucifer K2 heatsink only differs in that it's not nickel plated and ships with a slim profile (20mm thick)120mm fan which makes the heatsink a little more accommodating on confined motherboards.
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Tue: 05/10/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
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HardwareOverclock.com has just posted another review. Last week we have taken a look at the Watercool Heatkiller IV R9 Fury-X. This water water block is compatible with any AMD Radeon R9 Fury X and AMD Radeon Fury in reference design. Only high-quality materials such as high purity electrolytic copper or the original PLEXIGLAS GS of EVONIK is used in HEATKILLER IV VGA series



Tue: 05/10/2016Topic: Cases    PermaLink
There is perhaps no other company devoted to silence than German manufacturer be quiet!. Their entire product line revolves around the idea of having the most silent operating PC components around and they are resolutely focused on that goal. With plenty of award-winning coolers and power supplies in their stable, they have launched their first full-tower case in 2014, dubbed …
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Mon: 05/09/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Do not be fooled by its size: The Cooler Master GeminII S524 Ver.2 may be smaller, but it is quiet and delivers on cooling.
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Fri: 05/06/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
The Silverstone Argon series of heatsinks comprise of value-minded CPU air cooling solutions available in tower-style or heatpiped low-profile models. Of the three that use a low-profle design, the Argon AR06 is the more capable cooler equipped with four heatpipes compared to the dual-heatpiped AR05 and AR04. With a 92mm fan designed for quiet operation, the Argon AR06 fits well …
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Thu: 05/05/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Figuring out which component is compatible with which electronically is hard enough as it is for casual system builders that the last thing one needs is to find out that their heatsink does not fit with their case or RAM module heatspreader physically after all parts have been purchased. That is why clearance compatibility information is essential in a cooler …
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Wed: 05/04/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
We review the P360 Performance custom loop Liquid Cooling from EK, consisting out of all components needed to assemble and design your own liquid cooling loop. In this review we will build a performance class PC and test this kit on a Core i7 6700K processor. The end result is a setup that is surpassing any AIO kit in both performance and low noise levels. Even overclocked the results are terrific!
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Fri: 04/29/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
”The NH-C14S takes the already great design of the NH-C14 and refines it to a new level. What does the NH-C14S bring to the table? It gets the job done with a single, more powerful fan, and the new offset of the fin stack provides clearance for the first PCIe slot on your motherboard. The C-type design gives you a much lower profile that lets you build your system in most HTPC-style cases. You still get the options of using either Low Profile mode or High Clearance mode. And of course, all that air the NF-A14 moves through the cooler gets directed down across the RAM modules, VRM, and other motherboard components. That amounts to extra cooling for free. The SecuFirm2™ mounting system is just the greatest thing. Installing a cooler really can't be much easier. It really needs to be an industry standard in my opinion.”


Fri: 04/29/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
The weight and bulk of water cooling systems as well as the need to ensure water-tight connections have, so far, kept them from ever being used in a latop. That changes with the ROG GX700 – the world’s first liquid-cooled gaming laptop.
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Fri: 04/29/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
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Now this is a clever idea! Cryorig has come up with a innovative way of helping users solve the question eternal “Will it fit in my motherboard?" question.

The ORIGAMI COMPATIBILITY TESTER! All you need is a printer, some A4 sized paper, a ruler, and a pair of scissors to make one.

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Fri: 04/29/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
"Now, we've known that most CPUs equipped with an IHS — all desktop models for a decade — are either flat or have slight concavity. We've discussed this in the forums and in many of our heatsink reviews (like the one mentioned above). Thermalright is named explicitly by this contact, but many other heatsinks have slightly convex bases as well. They include models from Prolimatech, Phanteks, Scythe and a few from Noctua. Some of these heatsinks feature mounting mechanisms capable of very high pressure. All, not surprisingly, have had models that performed very well on our 1366 test platform. Our LGA1366 CPU has taken them all on; the implication is that it must be more concave than it was when new. "
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Thu: 04/28/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Today we’ll be putting CRYORIG’s A40 Ultimate under the spotlight. The A40 Ultimate is a 240mm all-in-one liquid CPU cooler which has the added bonus of arriving with a supplementary 70mm airflow fan designed to assist with easing off those temperatures for the motherboard MOSFETs or memory. This liquid cooler also benefits from Asetek’s 5th generation pump so we’re anticipating good things from today’s observation.
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Thu: 04/28/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Do you want to build your first custom watercooled system? then watch Part 2 of our guide today - its 48 minutes long but it goes into some detail on tubing, how to cut it, shape it and the tools you need to create some amazing system builds.
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Thu: 04/28/2016Topic: Cases    PermaLink
"The In Win 805 is the next PC-Case in the Technic3D Office. The 805 supports ATX, Mini-ITX and Micro-ATX motherboards and have place for 5x 120mm Cooling-Fans or 4x 140mm Fans. We will check this and many more in the following Review."
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Thu: 04/28/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
"CRYORIG burst on to the cooling scene not that long ago and every cooler we’ve seen from them has been pretty impressive. The coolers we’ve reviewed from CRYORIG have been their high performance coolers, but what about someone who just needs a basic cooler? Something better than the stock cooler that comes with their processor? When it comes to a basic cooler there are a few things we believe it needs to have. First and most importantly it needs to have better performance than a stock CPU cooler that ships with the processor. Secondly it needs to be easy to install, no one wants a complicated install process, especially a first time builder. And finally, it needs to be affordable. CRYORIG thinks that they have a cooler that fits these specifications in their M9 CPU Cooler. They say it is 33% cooler than the Intel stock cooler, it shouldn’t take more than a few minutes to install, and currently the cooler is selling for $25.99 at our favorite online retailer. Seems too good to be true? Let’s jump in and see what the M9i is all about!"
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° thinkcomputers


Thu: 04/28/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
The brand new Macho 120 SBM CPU cooler by Thermalright lands right between the older Macho 120 Rev.A and the newer Macho Zero models in terms of size so it should offer a way out for consumers looking for a mid-sized model to fit in their rig.
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° nikktech


Tue: 04/26/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
The FiercePC Imperial Stormer is a gaming PC that squeezes a custom-built water-cooling loop and some very nifty lighting effects into a rather svelte Corsair Chassis. This enables a mighty 4.7GHz overclock for the Intel Core i7-6700K, which coupled with a GeForce GTX 970 – delivers some very good performance results.
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° kitguru


Mon: 04/25/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Rumours of the AMD FX processor's death has been greatly exaggerated. Five years old and still going — ancient by typical CPU-age metrics but have newfound relevance with the rise of VR. Both the AMD FX 6350 and FX 8350 pass the SteamVR performance test with flying colors, scoring high when paired with a GeForce GTX 970 or a Radeon …
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Fri: 04/22/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink

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"On der uns gelieferten Schachtel findet sich damit neben dem Prozessor natürlich auch der neue Kühler mit Namen Wraith. Der steigt in den Maßen und Gewicht an und blickt auf etwa 18 x 10 x 8 Zentimeter (B x L x H). Das Konstrukt besteht wie üblich aus Aluminiumfinnen und Kupferbodenplatte, allerdings auch zwei Heatpipes des 6-mm-Standards, und bringt rund 450 Gramm Gewicht auf die Waage. Die Belüftung übernimmt ein 90-mm-Fan, welcher als Topblower oben auf dem Kühler aufsitzt und mit maximal 3.200 Umdrehungen pro Minute arbeiten könnte. Der Lüfter kommt mit einem 4-Pin-Molex-Anschluss daher und wird über die Steuerungen moderner Hauptlatinen damit in seiner Drehzahl geregelt."

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° ht4u


Fri: 04/22/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
With the Kraken X41, NZXT has an all-in-one watercooler in its portfolio, that comes with the a rather slim radiator and one 140 millimeter fan in the delivery. At a first look the design is looking good while you get a black radiator and a fan with white rotor. Overall we're now rather curious to find out what this cooler can do in terms of cooling and noise levels
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° ocaholic


Thu: 04/21/2016Topic: Cooling / Heatsinks    PermaLink
Heat is the enemy, and extreme performance requires serious cooling power. The Thermaltake Pacific RL240 Watercooling kit is purpose built and brings quality and excellent design to enthusiasts everywhere. There are many kits on the market, but today we get to test one of the best we have gotten our hands on. Thermaltakes Pacific RL240 is the icing on the cake, the real deal in water cooled kits. This Limited Edition kit comes with a 240mm dual-fan radiator, a PT40 D5 w/Silent Kit reservoir/pump combo, W1 CPU waterblock, 2 Luna Red 12-LED fans, and more. The RL240 is not for the water cooling newbie, though it could be installed, we recommend you have some experience or have someone to help you who has had experience. Directions are light and minimalist as you would expect with a custom kit of this caliber. Thermaltake includes some necessary tools you will need that they have custom created for their kit. Let's talk about what you get.
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