Category: CPU coolers

Silverstone AR07 CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Installation Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction The last CPU cooler reviewed here was way back in January with the Silverstone AR08, and it is way past time to cover some more. Indeed, the subject of today’s review came along with the AR08 itself but I had little time to wrap up…


Silverstone AR08 CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Installation Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction It was almost 2 years ago that I reviewed the Silverstone AR02 CPU cooler, it was their then small form factor (SFF) air cooler option with a single tower heatsink and a 92 mm fan. The market has since then gone further in the way…


Cooler Master MasterLiquid Pro 140 CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Installation Individual Component Testing Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Somewhere some Cooler Master executives are second guessing this whole “Master” branding scheme, what with product names getting longer and longer. But there is no denying that this has led to new products out of Cooler Master, some of which have been…


Corsair Hydro Series H45 AIO CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Installation Individual Component Testing Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Corsair have as of the date of this article 10 different AIO liquid CPU coolers, but the H45 is not one of them. In fact, you will be hard pressed to even find a mention of it in North America. This is…


Swiftech H320 X2 Prestige CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview- 1 Unboxing and Overview- 2 Installation Individual Component Testing Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction The Swiftech H220-X CPU cooler was one of the very first items I reviewed, all the way back in January of 2015 here and earlier on other places. It was Swiftech’s answer to Asetek forcing a closure…


XSPC Raystorm Pro Ion AX360 WaterCooling Kit

Navigate to: CPU Waterblock Radiator Fans Pump and Reservoir Coolant, Tubing and Fittings Installation Kit Performance Conclusion Introduction Where’s the fun in testing out just one kit when you can test 2? Following up from the review of the Alphacool NexXxos Cool Answer 360 D5/UT Kit, let’s see what XSPC brings to the table. I…


Alphacool NexXxoS Cool Answer 360 D5/UT – Kit

Navigate to: CPU Waterblock Radiator Fans Pump and Reservoir Coolant, Tubing and Fittings Installation Kit Performance Conclusion Introduction I haven’t focused on testing watercooling kits so far, and mostly because I prefer giving individual components more attention and allow customers the freedom to pick and choose parts as they desire. But after having tested so…


be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 CPU Cooler


Alphacool Eisbaer 240 CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Overview and Disassembly Installation Individual Component Testing Thermal Performance Conclusion Introduction Alphacool has been a major player in the PC DIY water cooling market for years now, and yet there has been something missing from their catalog for a while now- a fully operational CPU cooler out of the box….


Silverstone TD03-LITE CPU Cooler

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Installation Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction This is a follow up on the TD03-E reviewed last week in that both it and this TD03-LITE were sent together at my request, and I wanted to cover the more budget friendly liquid cooling options for end users. The TD03-E was impressive in its own…