Here at ProClockers, we take computer cooling seriously. We have a growing library of Cooling Reviews including cpu cooler reviews, notebook cooler reviews, and computer case fan reviews. Cooling is a crucial part of overclocking a system, so we will be sure to let you know what to buy and what to avoid when cooling your new rig. You can also find reviews on fan controllers, water cooling kits, gpu cooling, and other computer cooling accessories.
In the world of SSF (Small Form Factor) coolers there are many options available for the enthusiast these days. A lot of people have been trying to cram full sized radiators and water blocks into their builds, but with some computer cases this is not as always an easy option. RaijinTek claims they have an answer with the Pallas cooler. Being marketed as a high-end, low-profile cooler, it is designed for HTPC’s and narrow enclosure desktop PC builds. It’s height with the included fan is only 68mm tall, and is equipped with 6 powerful heat pipes.
Chassis fans are more than just cooling components for computers. These have become one of the decorative additions to computers now that more and more users prefer LED lighting and colored fans. Today, we will be looking at the NO-12025 chassis fans from ID-Cooling. We reviewed their tank-like mini-ITX chassis T60-SFX last month and they also gave us some of their NO Series fans to play with. Let's check it out as we review it today.
Cooling is important in building a PC. The stock cooler that comes with your processor works but it isn't really efficient to use. It is highly recommended to invest in a good aftermarket CPU cooler to prolong the life of your processor and system as a whole. If you are looking for a good entry-level CPU cooler, the Raijintek THEMIS Evo might be what you are looking for. Check it out as we review it today.
Today we will be looking at the Koolance INS-FM18D Coolant Flow Meter with Display. Flow Indicators and Flow Meters have become an important accessory in high end liquid cooling systems. While flow indicators do give a general sense of coolant flow, only a flow meter can accurately show coolant flow. The INS-FM18D is designed to be a standalone unit and is small enough to be mounted almost anywhere.
Scythe has been a very popular name in computer cooling products for quite a few years. Unfortunately, they went missing from the US market for a bit. A person could purchase their products from an overseas retailer, but finding Scythe products in the US became increasingly rare. Scythe has now returned though and are bringing many exciting new products with them.
Slovenia based EK Water Blocks is certainly one of the best known names in computer water cooling. Some of the most well known custom builds feature EK products. While EK does regularly release new products, these are almost usually an expansion to a current line of video card and motherboard water blocks. While there are many an enthusiastic that eagerly awaits EK to release a new water block for one of these products, nothing gets them more excited than a new CPU water block. That brings us to where we are today, the EK Supremacy EVO.
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.