Month: June 2011

Cooler Master Silencio 550 Quiet ATX Tower

The Silencio 550 is Cooler Master’s budget take on a classic silent case. It’s a modestly sized sleek solid tower with a pair of low speed fans, full-size front door, acoustic foam on the side panels, and a handy hard drive docking bay.

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Scythe Kozuti Low Profile CPU Heatsink

Though it stands just 40 mm tall, the Scythe Kozuti sports three heatpipes and 57 fins, similar to its established brethren Shuriken. This just might be the low profile cooler we’ve been waiting for.

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In Win Dragon Rider Enthusiast/Gaming Tower

The Dragon Rider is a full-sized tower case from In Win designed for high powered systems. It’s big, bold, and sports plenty of ventilation with fans on both side panels, including a 22 cm monster. How does it fare thermally and acoustically?

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Icy Dock MB973SP-B SATA Backplane Module

The Icy Dock MB973SP-B is a simple device that converts two 5.25″ bays into an external backplane module for three 3.5″ SATA hard drives. It also has some nifty features like individual power switches, extra front eSATA and USB connectors, and an adjustable and replaceable 80mm fan.

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LanCool PC-K59 Midtower Case

As LanCool is the budget arm of Lian Li, the PC-K59 midtower lacks the stylish all-aluminum construction and finish of its more expensive cousins. It still shares many popular Lian Li features, making it potentially a good value for those on a budget.

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Havik 140: NZXT’s First CPU Heatsink

The Havik 140 is a single tower cooler with a Prolimatech/Noctua style mounting system and a pair of interesting 14 cm fans attached using rubber isolators. NZXT’s first heatsink has all the ingredients for success.

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