Is Noctua U12S good?

Is Noctua U12S good?

We found this test to be the best at showing the performance of these air coolers visually due to the range being much higher than other tests. As you can see, the NH-U12S performs very well, only being beaten by the mammoth dual tower coolers from Noctua and be quiet!, and only beaten by a small 2°C at that.

Is the Noctua NH-U12S quiet?

Topped off with the trusted, pro-grade SecuFirm2 multi-socket mounting system and Noctua’s proven NT-H1 thermal compound, the NH-U12S is a complete premium quality solution that combines outstanding performance, quiet operation and excellent compatibility.

Does Noctua NH-U12S come with thermal paste?

Answer: The heatsink or cpu cooler come with high quality thermal paste plus mounting for LGA 2011 and 1150.

Is the Noctua NH-U12S good for gaming?

The new $49 Noctua NH-U12S Redux cooler is a good option for budget gamers, say reviews. These days CPU coolers have become more important than ever as new age processors are getting hotter, and also in-box CPU coolers haven’t been provided anymore.

How tall is the Noctua NH-U12S?

158mm tall
Standing 158mm tall, the NH-U12S is short enough to fit most modern mid- or high-end tower cases. Measuring 125mm wide (including fan and fan clips), the cooler stays clear of the top PCIe slot on most standard ATX or Micro-ATX motherboards, ensuring optimum compatibility with multi-GPU setups.

What fan does the NH-U12S use?

NF-F12 120mm fan
The NF-F12 120mm fan supplied with the NH-U12S supports PWM for convenient automatic speed control through the motherboard. In addition, the maximum fan speed can be reduced from 1500 to 1200rpm using the supplied Low-Noise Adaptor for even quieter operation.

What is a good noise level for CPU cooler?

We suggest staying under 25 decibels to be unnoticeable in most residential or office situations. Unfortunately, we’ve noticed that many fan manufacturers claim inaccurate decibel levels.

What is the quietest liquid CPU cooler?

Corsair H100i Pro RGB
The quietest AIO cooler is the Corsair H100i Pro RGB. The latest update to the classic Corsair H100i liquid CPU cooler isn’t just about that new ring of LED light around the shrunken pump.

What fan comes with Noctua NH-U12S?