Back in February 2015, we did a review of the Noctua NH-C14 that saw how an old classic keep up with the i7-4770K. Following the announcement of the new NH-C14s in May 2015, I knew that we would have to get our hands on it; thanks to the good folks at Noctua, we get to have all our paws all over this beauty 😉 At the time of writing, the NH-C14s is not available in the Malaysian market so local pricing is unknown. Now, lets unbox!!
Category: Cooling Solutions
CRYORIG made its debut as a new-comer in the high end CPU cooler market which first caught our attention back in 2014 with its unique name and design. The CRYORIG C1 low profile CPU cooler which we’ve reviewed before is a proof that CRYORIG is capable of making quality CPU coolers that is able to compete with other existing brands.
CRYORIG may be a new comer in the high end CPU cooler market, but the fact that they delivered surprisingly good high performance CPU coolers, it’s as if they’ve been on the market for years. It first caught our attention back in 2014 when the CRYORIG C1 is announced, mainly because of its unique name and design.
We’re seeing a lot of small chassis lately thanks to the boom in the interest of the Mini-ITX platform recently. One major drawback of having a smaller chassis is the issue with cooling that monster of a CPU that’s crammed in there. Closed loop watercooling solutions is an option but some may not be enthralled by the operating noise generated from the pump in addition to the fans needed on the radiator. Which is why products like the Noctua NH-C14 can shine.
GELID Solutions might not be as aggressive as other brands in terms of marketing, but there isn’t a senior enthusiasts that doesn’t knows the name GELID Solutions especially when it comes to PC cooling. We have GELID Solutions GC-Extreme and GC-2 arrived at our test lab for performance review, courtesy of Tech Armory and GELID Solutions.
Cooler Master has been one of the pioneer in PC cooling products, CPU cooler especially. Among the coolers that Cooler Master has produced, the V8