FrostyTech.com 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    

NZXT HAVIK 120 CPU Cooler Review
Fri Dec 16, 2011 | 9:23A | PermaLink BY: Max Page
Since I have already seen what the new version has in store, the first thing I looked at were the fan mounts. While they are built from the same molds for the rubber to be formed into, I do believe the consistency of the rubber is a bit thicker and stronger this time around; at least they sure feel that way compared to the broken version I have sitting here. I am glad to see that all aspects of this design have been gone back over to even improve on the smallest things. Improving technology is what it is going to take to make a 120mm fan powered version perform to the level of the HAVIK 140 with its pair of 90 CFM 140mm fans blowing across the stack of fins and the twelve ends of the six pipes running through it. Essentially the HAVIK 140 has everything built into it that you would assume would make a good performing cooler. As with anything in the cooling industry, if you are dropping from 140mm fans to 120mm fans and using fewer pipes to deliver the heat into the path of the airflow, something has to give. Soon enough we will find out if the performance is what takes the hit, or if the cooler performs really well; the sound levels are likely to go up to compare to the flow that the 140mm version offers."
FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM
(http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/4477/nzxt_havik_120_cpu_cooler_review/index.html)

Recent News Stories
AORUS Aquarium PC Mod - Learn How They Did It! 06/22
Alphacool Eissturm Gaming Kit Review 06/21
Noctua LGA3647 socket Xeon-Phi CPU Heatsinks 06/19
Be quiet! Silent Loop 360mm AIO Liquid CPU Cooler Review 06/19
What's Thermal Throttling and How to Prevent It 06/17
Noctua NF-A12x25 PWM Fan Review 06/15
Antec Mercury M240 Reader Review 06/15
DeepCool NEW ARK 90 Tower Chassis 06/15
Noctua Chromax CPU Cooler Accessories Review 06/09
AMD Stock Coolers Tested: Wraith Prism vs. Wraith Spire vs. Wraith Stealth 06/07
more...
FrostyTech's Recent Cooling News Index & Archived Cooling News

News Categories
» Audio / Sound » Beginners Guides » Benchmarks
» Biometrics » BIOS » Business / Industry
» Cases » Chipset » Computer / SFF PCs
» Cooling / Heatsinks » CPU / Processors » Digital Cameras
» Drivers » Editorial » Games
» Gossip » Hard Drives/SSD » Hardware
» Home Theatre » Imaging » Memory
» Mobile Devices » Monitors » Motherboards
» Mouse Pads » MP3 Players » Networking
» Notebooks » Operating System » Optical Drives
» Overclocking » Peripherals » Power Supply
» Press Release » Printers » Servers
» Site News » Software » Tips
» Tradeshows / Events » Video Cards » Web News
   Looking for something a little farther back? Try FrostyTech News Archives: 1999 - present
Follow Frostytech on FacebookFrostytech News RSS FeedFollow frostytech on Twitter
Resources
° Got Feedback?
° Mk.II Test Platform
° Where To Buy?
° Manufacturer Index
° Industry Dir.
° Cooling Projects

Scythe Ninja 4 SCNH-4000 Heatsink Review

DeepCool Maelstrom 240 Liquid Cooling System Review

DeepCool Gamer Storm Lucifer K2 Heatsink Review

Gelid Antarctica Heatsink Review

Noctua NH-D9L 3U Low Noise Heatsink Review

BeQuiet Shadow Rock LP Heatsink Review
...More Articles >>




Websites you may also like:
PCSTATS

Google Search Frostytech

Time stamped: 10:35PM, 06.22.2018
In Case You Missed it...
°  AORUS Aquarium PC Mod - Learn How They Did It!

°  Alphacool Eissturm Gaming Kit Review

°  Noctua LGA3647 socket Xeon-Phi CPU Heatsinks

°  Be quiet! Silent Loop 360mm AIO Liquid CPU Cooler Review

°  What's Thermal Throttling and How to Prevent It

°  Noctua NF-A12x25 PWM Fan Review




FrostyTech.com
Since June 1999


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


Social Media
Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest


FrostyTech.com Info
Feedback
Contact Us / Heatsink Submissions
Submit News
Legal
Suite 66
© Copyright 1999-2018 www.frostytech.com All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use
Images © FrostyTech.com 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.