CPU Cooler Fit
To test the amount of space surrounding the CPU socket, we mounted the Noctua NH-D14 cooler to the CPU socket. This behemoth CPU air cooler sports a dual fan construction and two huge vertical cooling towers.
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The Z97X-SOC Force motherboard is the premier offering in GIGABYTE's Overclocking Series of boards. The overclocking series boards are designed with enhancements and...
Cooler Testing Methodology
Raystorm CPU Waterblock
The Raystorm block consists of two parts, the base block assembly and the acrylic mounting plate. Even though only the CPU mounting plate is shown, the AMD mounting...
Along with the hardware components, XSPC includes all accessories necessary to get the cooling loop up and running, including fans, mounting hardware, tubing, and LEDs for component back-lighting. The only item necessary not included...