Anandtech compares three low-profile HSF

If you’re not planning to use your HTPC as a gaming rig, opting for a full-height chassis is a waste :). Finding the right low-profile HSF to cool the CPU can be a major challenge though… If you’re in that boat, Anandtech has a look at three different height coolers that might make the selection process easier.  Whether the focus […]

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Noctua NH-C14S reviewed @ TechnologyX

  Noctua makes some really innovative HSF. They aren’t cheap, but always quiet and effective. I especially like this model because the fan can go either side of the fins :). With the recent news of Skylake CPU’s being pushed up to 7 GHz, one can only begin to think of ways to overclock their CPU and take performance to […]

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Scythe Kozuti Low Profile CPU Heatsink

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Scythe has been around a while now, after bursting on the scene with their awesome tower cooler. But luckily they understand the need for quiet cooling in HTPC chassis. Here’s a new one that’s pretty darned tiny. The Scythe Kozuti is the first candidate we’ve seen that might have the capability of beating one of these low profile stock coolers […]

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