BACK TO PCSTATS Follow PCSTATS on Facebook PCSTATS RSS Feed PCSTATS Twitter Feed + Motherboards
+ Videocards
+ Memory
+ Beginners Guides
News & Advanced Search  Feedback?
[X]   Directory of
Guides & Reviews
The PCstats Forums

Beginners Guides
Weekly Newsletter
Archived Newsletters


Beginners Guide: How To Install / Remove an Intel Socket LGA2011 CPU

Noctua 120mm NF-S12A (ULN FLX PWM) Fan Review - PCSTATS.com Noctua 120mm NF-S12A (ULN FLX PWM) Fan Review
Fri, Oct 11 2013 | 12:26AM | Filed under: Cooling / Heatsinks| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

The Noctua NF-S12As performed very well. At idle, the highest two speed settings for the FLX kept the CPU running essentially as cool as its competition, with the temperatures going up as fan speeds went down. This trend continues for all of the Noctua fans; lower RPMs means higher temperatures. Except for the PWM fan, right? Wrong. The fan controller just kept the RPMs so low that the speed settings didnt affect the outcome. The Load results were more interesting and surprising. ALL of the Noctua NF-S12A fans kept my i5-2500K in check @ 4.5 GHz under full load. The highest temperature reading was achieved while using the 600 RPM settings for the ULN model and those were just above 70 C. The Noctuas have proven to me that they can compete with the best because of the well thought out design and not the sheer speed of the fans."

Ever had problems with broswer hijacking? Be prepared for the next attack by turning Windows update on, and reading the guide to Browser Hijacking and How to Stop It. - PCSTATS Tips

FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

Recent News in Cooling / Heatsinks
NZXT Grid+ Six Port Fan Hub Review Nov 21
Fall 2014 Cooler Roundup Oct 22
EVGA GTX 980 Water Block Oct 12
Coolermaster Hyper D92 Heatsink Review Oct 10
Swiftech H220-X Open Loop 240mm CPU Cooler Review @HiTech Legion Aug 8
Noctua NH-D15 CPU Cooler Review Jul 20
Updated NZXT Kraken X40 Liquid Cooler Review Jul 16
BeQuiet Shadow Rock Slim Heatsink Review Jul 16
BeQuiet Shadow Rock 2 Heatsink Review Jul 16
BeQuiet Shadow Rock Slim Heatsink Reviewed on Frostytech Jun 9
more...

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 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 PCstats News Archives: 1999 - present
   11 / 24 / 2014 | 4:41PM
Hardware Sections 


google
 
PCSTATS Network Features Information About Us Contact
FrostyTech
TransmetaZone
BeginnersPC
PCSTATS Newsletter
PCSTATS Forums
ShoppingList Assistance
Tech Glossary
Technology WebSite Listings
PermaLink News
Archived News
Submit News (Review RSS Feed)
Site Map
PCstats Wallpaper
About Us
Employment
Privacy Policy
Advertise on PCSTATS

How's Our Driving?
© Copyright 1999-2014 www.pcstats.com All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use.