Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 16, 2004 - 01:03 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
BleedinEdge drills a hole in a stock heatsink, inserts a temperature probe into it and looks at the differences in temperature readings from the motherboard's sensors, MBM 5 and their temperature probe. If reading the article makes you want to upgrade your CPU cooling, well here's a list of solutions.
What we are about to share with you, is the most revolutionary and innovative design concept to come down the pike in many a year, destroying many of the preconceived notions weâ€™ve held in the past.
In this review we will be taking an in-depth look at two of PC Power & Cooling's newest power supplies, the Silencer 360 ATX and the Silencer 410 ATX.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 14, 2004 - 01:13 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Convergence just keeps on coming. Overclockers Australia looks at this case from COMSCOM. It has a fan controller, thermal monitoring, and keeps your fans spinning for ~3 minutes after shutdown. It also has a mobile phone charger?!? Take a look and decide if it's too much for you, or if it is the case that finally has everything you need.
"This front panel also has an LED to show when the mobile phone charger is operating.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 11, 2004 - 12:01 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
A look at 2 different, and powerful watercoolers. Xtreme Resources really gave their Flukes a workout, as there are a lot of temperature readings from key spots in the evaporator, as well as the temperature of air giong in and out. A True Review gives you another look at Fluid XP, and much more for you to discover. Unless you're just in a partyin' mood tonite...
"If you want the lowest temperatures you can get on
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 9, 2004 - 04:07 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Is that a heatsink or a jet engine? Heatsinks designed for the Prescott seem to prove that AMD no longer deserves to be though of as the producer of the hottest chips around, and Legit Reviews shows off some displays from Computex. Another round-up of Prescott heatsinks, an new company just starting out and a neat little device from Logisys round out today's cooling news.
Quote: "One of the first things noticed about the new socket, LGA775, is the size of the heatsinks used to cool the new prescotts w
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 7, 2004 - 01:22 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Lian Li has a released a different kind of box layout, and Dan at Dan's Data takes you on a guided tour. Then take a look at some of the others, and see if your next, must have upgrade is just a click away.
"The PC-V1000 is the first of Lian Li's new V-series cases to make it to market, and it's a corker. For years now they've been making 101 variants of the PC-60, but this thing's all-new, and pretty much all good.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 4, 2004 - 03:39 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
hard-h2o looks at a silent external passive water cooling kit, the Xice-e900. MODTHEBOX reviews a bundle of cooling supplies from Arctic cooling, and even more.
"With this external watercooling system we can get more than average temperatures, even if we overclock the processor. And best of all, it is noiseless. Without any doubt this is a great choice to become initiated in water cooling.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 3, 2004 - 11:47 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SystemCooling takes a look at an acrylic case from Logisys. While it may not be the kind of case to haul around to LAN parties, it is definately not a case to hide. Also featured are some Small Form Factor cases, compatible with EPIA, micro-ATX and other smaller motherboard designs.
"The Logisys CS888CL has changed my opinion of acrylic cases considerably.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | June 1, 2004 - 12:01 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
It's June, and time to find out if your new motherboard likes heat and humidity. MyWorldhardware takes a good look at a very functional chipset cooler from Thermaltake. There are a few other things to get the air moving inside your case, and a fun little device that keeps your morning brain lubrication warm.
"Mainboard chipsets are often forgotten when it comes to cooling.