One of the most critical parts to take into consideration when building your PC is your CPU cooler. Yes the CPU usually comes with a CPU cooler but let's be honest with each other here those barely do the job. An Aftermarket CPU cooler is defiantly the way to go. Not only for keeping our CPU nice and frosty but also less noise resulting from larger, RPM controlled fans. However choosing the right CPU cooler for needs can be a daunting task, with so many brands and styles out in the market today. That being said let's take a look at the LEPA LV12 120mm CPU cooler.
The Kingwin EZ-Connect allows you to connect either Parallel ATA type drive or a Serial ATA drive to your computer via a USB 2.0 cable. Indeed, the idea is quite interesting. It surely would eliminate the need for multiple adapters, not to mention having to open up your computer to install the drive. It is also supposed to be completely plug and play, so no need to configure your system for the new drive. The Kingwin EZ-Connect sounds like a data migration dream come true.
Over the last few years Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices have gained in popularity. The ability to store and share files, media, and other data on a small, but powerful piece of network equipment provides for easier setup, administration, and faster data access at an affordable price. Thecus, a company that prides itself on creating quality storage devices, has a wide variety of storage products to fit the need of the individual user, as well as, the enterprise level storage solutions. The Thecus N2310 is a lower price alternative to the expensive file servers and media servers available in the retail market. This entry level NAS server is running at 800MHz, and has 512MB of DDR3 RAM. The N2310 has two 3.5" and 2.5" hard drive bays for up to 8 TB of storage. Let's learn who Thecus is and what they are all about.
In Win is known primarily for their stylish and unique computer chassis, but that's not all they make. They also have a line of mouse pads known as Rocker Mats, and we are looking at the Rocker Mat 2. In Win has this to say about the Rocker Mat 2.
The two most important factors when taking a new CPU Cooler into consideration are the Thermal Design Power which tells you total amount of heat the CPU cooler can handle. Some coolers will not work with over sized RAM heat sinks or Large mosfets heat sinks can also get in the way. If you are looking for something better than the stock cooler your processor came in with and not really needing a high-performance cooler, the Be Quiet Shadow Rock Slim CPU Cooler might just be the one you need. Find that out as we review this cooler today!
Thermaltake is a company well known and well loved in the PC community for delivering quality components that enhance the performance and look of PCs the world over. They make a wide array of products including CPU heat sinks and fans, CPU AIO liquid solutions, case fans, PC enclosures, and more. They also offer a range of notebook coolers, and today we will be looking at their newest entry level cooler - the Massive V20.