Xigmatek Scylla 240 AIO CPU Cooler Review: Page 5 of 6

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Posted by ProClockers Hardware Reviews on Monday, July 10, 2017 - 9:00am

Testing Setup, Methodology and Results

Testing Setup

  • Processor: AMD FX 8370 (overclocked 4.5 Ghz)
  • Motherboard: MSI 970 Gaming
  • Cooler: Xigmatek Scylla 240
  • Memory: Kingston HyperX Beast 2133Mhz 16GB
  • Boot Drive: ADATA SU800 Ultimate
  • Graphics Card: MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G
  • Power Supply: Be Quiet! Dark Power Pro 10 850W

Methodology

Testing will be done at stock clocks of the AMD FX-8370 processor. Prime95 will run for 20 minutes, MSI Afterburner will be used to monitor and record temperature readings. Ambient room temperature during the test is around 28C.

Results

Without a doubt the Scylla 240’s superior cooling capability would easily beat single-tower air coolers but there’s an even better catch with the Scylla 240, read on to the next page.

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