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AMD FX 8370 CPU With Wraith Cooler

A Look At AMD’s Wraith Cooler & Platform Updates

by Rob Williams on February 2, 2016 in Cooling, Processors

It’s not often that we’re treated to a CPU cooler update from AMD, so it was with great interest that we checked out its Wraith in action at last month’s CES. We’ve now been able to poke and prod the cooler over the past week in our lab, and cover everything important about it here. For good measure, we also tackle platform updates.

XSPC RayStorm D5 RX360 V3 Press Shot

Custom Cool: A Review of the XSPC RayStorm D5 RX360 V3 WaterCooling Kit

by J.D. Kane on September 17, 2015 in Cooling

Despite the proliferation of AIO water-cooling options flooding the market, some people would still rather build their own custom solution. XSPC’s RayStorm D5 RX360 V3 WaterCooling Kit is a custom water-cooling option that gives you everything you need to cool your CPU. Techgage got a sample to review, so read on to see just how cool this kit really is.

Fractal Design Define R5 Open

Fractal Design Define R5 Dual Loop Water Cooling Build Log

by Matthew Harris on May 11, 2015 in Cases & PSUs, Cooling

After we posted our look at Fractal Design’s Define R5 a couple of months ago, it didn’t take long before Matt was craving not just a chassis upgrade, but a water cooling one, as well. With the chassis in hand, join him as he takes you through the process of setting up a dual loop setup, and tells you what he thinks of working with the Define R5.


Cooler Master NotePal ERGOSTAND III Review

by Ryan Perry on February 19, 2015 in Cooling

Notebook running hot? Need height-adjustment and cord management? How about additional USB ports? Answering “yes” to any of those questions should lead you to take a look at Cooler Master’s ERGOSTAND III, a notebook cooler that, as we find out, is a lot more than just a notebook cooler.

Cooler Master Nepton 240M CPU Cooler

Cool and Quiet, Like a Ninja: Cooler Master Nepton 240M CPU Cooler Review

by J.D. Kane on October 22, 2014 in Cooling

Cooler Master is no newbie in the world of AIO (all-in-one) pre-fab water cooling solutions. Its newest, the Nepton 240M, brings the promise of improved performance over air coolers and other AIO water coolers on a few fronts: Superior thermal dissipation, quieter operation, and easier installation. Does it succeed and deliver on all of these promises? Read on to find out.

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