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Sentry Mesh Fan Controller
     Tue, Jul 05 2011 | 12:00P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"The Sentry Mesh is setup in such a way that no less than 40% of the maximum 12V of power courses through the veins of each cable at all times. This means that in the potentiometer's lowest position, the fans are still providing necessary airflow for your components while being virtually silent. This differs from the Sunbeamtech Rheosmart 6, where the potentiometers had a voltage range from 0V (off) to full blast as 12V. I prefer NZXT's method, particularly so with my Noctua case fans. They are quiet enough to begin with, but are virtually silent when the sliders are set to their lowest setting of 40% voltage. This feature also ensures that no matter how low the sliders are set, there will always be some air circulation."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB

Thermolab Trinity Heatsink Review
     Mon, Jul 04 2011 | 4:13P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Thermolab's Trinity heatsink stands 149mm tall with a footprint of 136x58mm. The aluminum finned heatsink weighs 735 grams and comes with one 130x130x25mm PWM fan that operates at 1800-600RPM. The fan is mounted to the heatsinks' fins with permanently attached rubber vibration absorbing posts. Four 6mm diameter sintered metal wick exposed base heatpipes form the backbone of this CPU cooler while a simple bracket system allows it to install onto Intel socket 775/1155/1156/1366 and AMD socket AM2/AM3/FM1 processors."
  FULL STORY @ FROSTYTECH

Arctic Accelero Xtreme Plus II
     Wed, Jun 29 2011 | 4:03P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Arctic , previously known as Arctic Cooling has a long reputation in creating silent yet very powerfull cooling components. This all at an afforcable price. Most known are the versatile GPU coolers. Versatile as most models can be used on a wide range of reference PCBs. This being it ATI/AMD or Nvidia based. Today we received their brand new revised version of the Accelero Extreme Plus. Well you guessed it this slightly revamped version is called the Plus II. Victim of the day is our hot GTX480 Fermi card. Easily reaching over 80°C in gaming and close to meltdown when being tortured with Furmark
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS

NZXT HAVIK 140 Heatsink Review
     Mon, Jun 27 2011 | 3:41P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
“The NZXT HAVIK 140 heatsink is the company’s first foray into the competitive air cooling market. It will be interesting to see if NZXT just cobbled something together or if they did some serious research into cooling modern CPUs."
  FULL STORY @ HEATSINK

Scythe Attacks: Mine 2 Super-Cooler Review
     Fri, Jun 24 2011 | 6:05P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today we are going to discuss a very promising and efficient cooler from the Japanese Scythe Company.
  FULL STORY @ XBITLABS

Thermaltake Jing CPU Cooler
     Tue, Jun 14 2011 | 4:02P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Well, for the Jing's size, these results kind of surprise me. I expected a little bit lower temperatures, but in reality it only performed a few degrees cooler than the average temperatures of the comparison coolers. However, for the Jing's fan design and flow rates along with their static pressure, these results turn out to be a little ordinary. The high speed a low speed tests leave little to the imagination, as lower fan speeds cause a slower heat transfer between the surface of the fins and the air blowing over them."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB

Aerocool Strike X Fan Controller Review
     Fri, Jun 03 2011 | 12:56A | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We tested the Aerocool Strike X fan controller, which has five channels, each one controlling one fan and each having one thermometer. Check it out!
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS

 
Auras Shagon ARC-118 Heatsink Review on Frostytech.com
     Thu, Jun 02 2011 | 2:48A | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Been searching for a sub-145mm tall heatsink? If so, you'll want to pay close attention as Frostytech tests the Auras Shagon ARC-118 tower heatsink - it stands just 139mm tall!
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In the era of +160mm tall tower heatsinks, it's getting harder and harder to find a CPU cooler suitable for compact PC chassis.The Auras Shagon ARC-118 heatsink is built around four 6mm diameter copper heatpipes and a 50x100mm aluminum fin stack. The heatsink features an exposed heatpipe base and utilizes a single 2400-1000RPM 92mm PWM fan for all its cooling needs. Since this heatsink is equipped with a 92mm fan, noise levels tend to be moderate at stock speeds and whisper quiet at minimum RPM. Total heatsink foot print is 101x88mm, its weight is 460 grams.
  FULL STORY @ FROSTYTECH

Thermaltake Jing Heatsink Review on Frostytech.com
     Thu, Jun 02 2011 | 1:40A | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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"Thermaltake's Jing heatsink is a dual fan tower style cooler that comes in a bright shade of nuclear green. The heatsinks' twin 128mm fans spin at 800-1300RPM in a push-pull orientation and create a modest amount of noise according to our real world sound measurements. Weighing a hefty 920 grams, the Thermaltake Jing stands 161mm tall and installs onto Intel socket 775/1155/1156/1366 and AMD socket AM2/AM3+ processors. While the Thermaltake Jing heatsink performed quite well on both the Intel and AMD reference charts at stock fan speed, the heatsink is best run with its front and rear fans rotating at 800RPM."

  FULL STORY @ FROSTYTECH

Arctic Cooling Arctic Notebook Cooler
     Wed, Jun 01 2011 | 4:01P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Recently we reviewed a few items from Arctic Cooling that help gamers stay cool under pressure. A gamer won't get the opportunity though if their rig can't do the same. You don't have to have a top-of-the-line gaming laptop to worry about its temps; the nature of all that hardware in such a little space is cause enough to create concerns. Arctic Cooling has also has a solution for your mobile computing companion, and today we sit down with the notebook cooler to put it to the gamer's test.
  FULL STORY @ LANOC

Evercool Transformer 3 Heatsink Review on Frostytech.com
     Mon, May 30 2011 | 4:08P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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In this review Frostytech will be putting the Evercool Transformer 3 heatsink through its paces. The Transformer 3 is a tower-style heatsink which stands exactly 160mm tall. The cooler comes with a single 120mm PWM fan that operates at speeds of 2200RPM to 800RPM, though a second fan can added to the rear if desired. Four white vibration absorbing rubber posts are used to reduce vibrations from the fan motor to the heatsink, extra fan posts are supplied. The heatsink stands 160mm tall, is 130mm wide and 78mm deep with the single fan.
  FULL STORY @ FROSTYTECH

Xigmatek Gaia SD1283 Heatsink Review on Frostytech.com
     Mon, May 30 2011 | 4:08A | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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Forged in the mountains by a one-eye'd master heatsink maker who learned the trade before the dawn of the first X86 integrated circuit, the Xigmatek SD1283 Gaia heatsink is... is... ...yet another tower heatsink built around the direct touch heatpipe technique. Weighing in at a moderate 460 grams, the Xigmatek SD1283 Gaia is compatible with socket 775/1155/1156/1366 Intel CPUs and socket 754/939/940/AM2/AM3 AMD processors. As is the case with most tower-style heatsinks, compact computer users might have a hard time fitting all 159mm's worth of the SD1283 Gaia into a slim computer case.
  FULL STORY @ FROSTYTECH

Noctua NH-C14
     Sun, May 22 2011 | 12:00P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Currently tower-type coolers are known offer the best cooling performance, so it surprised us a bit to see a new top-flow CPU cooler from Noctua. We were even more surprised by the performance delivered which is better than any other cooler we tested before, including tower-type models.
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP

How to Insulate for Single Stage Phase Cooling
     Tue, May 17 2011 | 9:01P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Any time you expose the atmosphere to something cold you run the risk that water in the air will begin to condense. Common forms of condensation would be an icy windshield, water on a cold can of Pepsi, and even the frost in your freezer. The only way to prevent condensation is to insulate against it.
  FULL STORY @ NINJALANE

Larkooler KU3-241 Watercooling kit
     Thu, May 12 2011 | 4:49P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"With the summer coming up everyone is in dire need of adequate system cooling and Larkooler knows this. A while ago they introduced their new watercooling kit, which should be silent, cool and artistic at the same time. The KU3-241 is the follow-up of it’s older brother which means it must bring better performance to the table; let’s see if this holds true!"
  FULL STORY @ LARKOOLER

Evercool HPK-10025EA Low Profile Cooler Review
     Mon, May 09 2011 | 4:03P | Cooling / Heatsinks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Evercool seems to have hit upon a good cooling design with the HPK-10025EA. Finally a small, low profile cooler has arrived that can really perform better than the OEM unit without breaking the bank. Available online for as little as $25 US, this little heatsink is a very good value, provided you don't expect too much of it, wattwise."
  FULL STORY @ EVERCOOL

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