NZXT HAVIK-120 Review

Introduction and Technical Specification

NZXT HAVIK-120

 

Introduction

We all saw what a stellar cooler the NZXT 140 was when Tom tested it back in December last year.  It's now time to see what the 120 model can do. Sporting 4 x 8mm heat pipes and twin 120mm fans, the pedigree inherent in it's bigger brother should hopefully see it match if not better similar specked 120mm fan units. Aesthetically with its Black and white finish it should also fit in well with the colour schemes of a great many of the new monochromatic cases hitting the market at present. But the proof of the pudding is in the eating as they say so lets have a look at the full specs and then see what it can do.

 

Technical Specification

MODELHAVIK 120
MATERIALSAluminum / Copper Nickel-Plated
DIMENSIONS125(W) x 160(H) x 112(D) mm
125(W) x 160(H) x 58(D) mm (heatsink)
WEIGHT680g (excluding fans and mounting kit)
980g (with dual 120mm fans)
MOUNTING PRESSURE
55-60 lbs
FAN SIZEDual 120(W) x 140(H) x 25(D) mm
FAN BEARING

Long Life (Oil-Leaking Prevention)

FAN SPEED1200 +/- 10% RPM (low); 1500 +/- 10% RPM (high)
NOISE LEVEL18-22 dBA
AIR FLOW61.5-75.8 CFM
CONNECTOR3-Pin
Y-SPLIT CABLEWhite connector for low speed; black connector for high speed
INPUT POWER3.6 W
LIFE30,000 Hours
COMPATIBILITYIntel Socket: 2011, 1366, 1155, 1156, 775 CPUs
AMD Socket: AM3, AM2+, AM2 CPUs

  

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Most Recent Comments

04-04-2012, 07:00:25

chudley
Nice review Gary, As I am on the daughters laptop atm I had to scroll up and down to compare fan results, what might help others in the future would be a vertical red bar of the temps achieved by the item in question.going up through all results for easy comparison.Quote

04-04-2012, 07:28:22

Excalabur50
Sounds great for those with limited space or a tight budget seems NZXT are lifting their game nice to see.Quote

04-04-2012, 10:04:52

XNine
Quote:
Originally Posted by Excalabur50 View Post

Sounds great for those with limited space or a tight budget seems NZXT are lifting their game nice to see.
It's because we've upped the amount of time we spend whipping our designers, I assure you. :b

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04-04-2012, 13:52:55

G-Dubs
the 120 really is a nice bit of kit. Whatever it is NZXT are doing it seems to be working.

This lady with the whp, does she take bookings? Quote

04-04-2012, 13:55:54

Ghosthud1
£46 seems steep for a heatsink of this performance level. Actually all heat sinks are starting to sink into much higher price brackets! what happened to the ocz vendetta that stomped everything at £28Quote
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