What better way to wrap up a scorching summer than with a last word on cooling? We explain the most important rules for creating ideal airflow, address the potential effectiveness of side fans, and discuss the finer points of graphics card cooling.
Remember when overclocking was all about getting more performance for less money? It's hard to do that when you're spending top dollar on premium heatsinks and fans. Today we round up six true value-oriented coolers that could help unleash hidden speed.
Today we're testing three of the largest graphics card coolers available: Arctic Cooling's Accelero XTREME Plus, DeepCool's V6000, and Zalman's VF3000F. Can these products bring performance to the table commensurate with their large triple-slot size?
Liquid cooling still has the image of being expensive and complicated. Corsair, in cooperation with the cooling specialists at Asetek, now offers the H70 that aims to simplify the step up from air cooling. Can it beat less expensive premium heatsinks?
The Vigor iSurf II Hard Drive Cooler battles Sytrin's HD Cooler to see which works better. Both take similar approaches to cooling your HDD. They both work, but which is worth the price?
The higher the CPU frequency, the higher the heat dissipation. Cheap CPUs ship with simple coolers that aren't suited to overclocking.
We're back again with six more cooling products, rating cooling performance, noise and ease of installation.
Keep cool! That's what CPU coolers are there for. 45 % of our candidates fail our test. We uncover weaknesses and expose false promises.
When compared with other liquid and air coolers, can Swiftech's low priced H20-120 Compact CPU Water Cooler deliver high-performance water cooling with a highly overclocked CPU?
With its Freezone and Eliminator coolers, CoolIT brings hybrid Peltier/liquid cooling to the masses. How do the two coolers stand up against cooling systems using other methods?
Overclockers constantly seek the best cooling systems available, but many still hesitate to go the water route. Vigor Gaming's thermoelectric cooler (TEC) at least merits a second look.
Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Thermalright's HR-03. It's massive, it's strong - and it's the new champion!
A new generation of aftermarket heat pipe equipped VGA coolers has entered the stage. Their mission? To take the heat off the fastest, hottest GPUs on the planet.