Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 X-Flow 480mm Radiator

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Liquid Flow Restriction Air Flow Restriction Thermal Performance Conclusion Introduction This is the 26th radiator I have reviewed, and yet only the first cross-flow type radiator. Over an year ago, we took a look at the Alphacool ST30 480 here, and I did not even have to say it was…


Alphacool Eisbecher D5 250mm Reservoir

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview and Disassembly Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Alphacool has been revamping their entire product line for a few months now, from fittings to blocks to radiators (soon!) to reservoirs. We took a look at their D5 bay reservoir as part of a kit here, but with cases opting to omit 5.25″ slots…


Hardware Labs Black Ice SR2 560 MP Radiator

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Liquid Flow Restriction Air Flow Restriction Thermal Performance Conclusion Introduction Over an year and a half ago, I wrote up the review of one of the first Black Ice SR2 radiators ever made here. It offered something new to the rest of the Black Ice radiator lineup then in terms…


Watercool Heatkiller MO-RA3 420 Pro Radiator

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Liquid Flow Restriction Air Flow Restriction Thermal Performance Conclusion Introduction When people think of external radiators for PC watercooling, the MO-RA from Watercool is usually on the top of their mind. A massive behemoth of a radiator, it has undergone several revisions and changes- some announced, such as when the…


Cherry MX 6.0 Keyboard

Navigate to: Unboxing, Overview¬†and Disassembly Conclusion Introduction Cherry is not a new name to the PC peripheral market by any means, and their switches are still the standard that most mechanical keyboards aim for. Indeed, the Cherry keyswitch stem has become a universal standard to the point where non Cherry switches- clones or new designs…


Cooler Master MasterFan Pro 120 Air Balance

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Cooler Master has completely revamped their fan series to fit their new “Master” rebranding of their products and design philosophy, and we took at look at the first new fan that came from this- the MasterFan Pro 120 Air Pressure– before, and it was a mostly…


be quiet! Silent Wings 3 120 mm fan

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction be quiet! has been teasing their Silent Wings 3 series of fans for what seems an eternity now, with delays galore and a first introduction in their PSUs to tease customers. Wait no more though, they are all out now. Featuring a new 6-pole motor for…


Silverstone ST85F-PT PSU

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Inside the ST85F-PT Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Silverstone has been carving a niche in the power supply world to themselves, and that is PSUs with the higher power density (power supplied in a unit volume occupied by the PSU). Their SFX series has been the go-to in this regard, including…


Corsair HD120 RGB LED 120 mm fan

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Lighting Customization Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction Corsair introduced the SP120 RGB LED fans, and the HD120 RGB LED fans to coincide with PAX West 2016, one of the biggest gaming trade shows today. These were introduced along with a few other products, including an RGB LED mousepad and a tempered…


Corsair SP120 RGB LED 120 mm fan

Navigate to: Unboxing and Overview Performance Testing Conclusion Introduction We took a look before at the first generation Corsair SP120 fans here, and the 2nd generation with the Corsair SP120 LED as well. The Chinese zodiac might as well add RGB to the list as it seems 2016 is the year of the RGB. The…