Noctua today announced the impending
availability of a new mounting kit which makes it possible to install
Noctua CPU coolers on Intel's upcoming Core i7 processors for socket
LGA1366. The new SecuFirm2™ mounting kit is compatible with all Noctua
CPU coolers since 2005 and will be supplied to Noctua users free of
charge after uploading a proof of purchase on Noctua's website.
"We always strive to provide premium quality service for premium quality
products and we like to think of our coolers as safe long-term
investments", explains Mag. Roland Mossig, Noctua CEO. "That's why we've
decided to stick to our policy of providing mounting kits free of charge
with the new LGA1366 socket so that our customers can continue to use
their coolers on the new Core i7 CPUs."
SecuFirm2™ doesn't only ensure the same degree of security Noctua's
SecuFirm™ mounting systems have become renowned for, but also makes it
easier than ever before to install a Noctua cooler. Designed to combine
outstanding reliability, optimal contact pressure and easy,
straightforward installation, SecuFirm2™ is an enthusiast-grade mounting
system that meets the highest demands in safety, performance and
The new SecuFirm2™ mounting kit is backwards compatible with all Noctua
CPU coolers since 2005 and will be available free of charge via Noctua's
website as soon as Core i7 mainboards and CPUs are in store. A proof of
purchase (photo, scan or screenshot of the invoice) of both a Noctua CPU
cooler and either a socket 1366 mainboard or socket 1366 CPU will be
required. In addition, the new mounting kit will be available for
purchase at a low service charge via selected resellers.
These include heatsinks like the Noctua NH-U12,
Noctua NH-U9, Noctua NH-U12P, Noctua NH-C12P, Noctua NH-U9B.