Sunbeam Silent Whisper K8

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<script type="text/javascript" src="http://ufo1.com/ad/c.js"></script> Posted 7/17/2006
Author: Nicholas Sarpolis (NickS)
Hardware Acquired: FrozenCPU

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Included with the heatsink is just a manual. The mounting mechanism is already on the heatsink.



Lets take a closer look.



First thing you'll notice is the monster 92mm fan. It's got an interesting frameless design, allowing for maximum airflow and silence. The built in grille is nice too, so it doesn't eat your cables, or fingers.



The heatsink comes pre-applied with an actual thermal paste, thats simple to wipe off, instead of a wax based pad. I'm glad to see Sunbeam use paste, as it generally outperforms pads. Cleaning off the base reveals a rather dull finish. It's acceptable, especially since it's a value oriented heatsink, but theres always room for improvement.
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05-06-2006, 10:52:55

llwyd
wow, nvidia dont know where to stop.....which is a damn good thing imoQuote

05-06-2006, 11:00:20

Ham
Meh, bring on dual G80sQuote

05-06-2006, 11:06:53

FarFarAway
Imma see if I can get hold of one of these Quote

05-06-2006, 11:22:06

llwyd
Quote:
Originally Posted by name='Kempez'
Imma see if I can get hold of one of these
you would wouldnt you lol, just cant say noQuote

05-06-2006, 11:27:13

FarFarAway
yeah but I'm not buying one

Waste of money imoQuote
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