Cooling

Three Premium Heatsinks Revisited

This isn’t so much a formal review as an opportunity to revisit some heatsinks tested in my first review here. My test system has changed quite a bit since then, so it is time to re-examine some of the top coolers available. Read More

Spire TherMax Eclipse II Heatsink Review

Under the microscope today is the Spire TherMax Eclipse II, which is an HDT type heatsink sporting five heatpipes and two 120 X 25 mm fans. We will be seeing if this a high performance cooler or just impersonates one. Read More

Arctic Freezer 13 Heatsink Review

Known for their thermal interface material (which is used in all of my reviews), Artic has sent over the Freezer 13 heatsink for testing. There is some pretty formidable competition within this price point, so this review will explore how this cooler stacks up to its peers. Read More

NZXT HAVIK 140 Heatsink Review

The NZXT HAVIK 140 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. Read More

Lamptron FC8 Fan Controller Review

When we last looked at a Lamptron fan controller, it was their flagship/bling model the Lamptron Touch. They’ve gone the brute force route this time and sent us their new powerhouse, the Lamptron FC8. Read More

Evercool Transformer 3 Heatsink Review

Last time out, I reviewed the Evercool Transformer 4. This time, I am reviewing the other heatsink I received at the same time, the Transformer 3. We will be taking this heatsink for a test drive on my LGA1366 test system to see how well it stacks up against its older brother and the competition. Read More

NZXT Sentry LXE Fan Controller Review

The Sentry LXE is a touchscreen fan controller that’s very easy on the eyes, but is it all looks? I’ll be putting the Sentry LXE to the test with some high-power fans to see if this controller can perform outside of batting its eyelashes and rendering onlookers awestruck. Read More

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