There are many different theories on what method is best: air cooling, liquid cooling, using massive heatsinks or custom-made cooling loops. The Silencio fan draws only 0. If you were at the store you would have more than enough information on the cooler to make an informed purchase. The aluminum top cover and nickel plated jet black fins give the Hyper 212 Black Edition a more premium exterior appeal. It reduced noise and power output.
The primary purpose of the fan is to drive air through the heatsink and to do so quietly. The sleek jet black not only makes it look great, but also increase cooling performance. Next, remove the fan from the heatsink assembly. A long Philips screw driver helps here. The old model isn't anything to look at, and these are much nicer looking, but yeah. However, you could not argue with the performance once it was installed.
The fan consists of a black plastic shroud and clear plastic fins. Sometimes you need to downgrade to make ends meet. We feel like this cooler will subtly make your build professional and colorful at the same time. The fans have been swapped out, which is fairly typical, as even in the same generation of Hyper 212s, Cooler Master would swap out the fans. Also included are four additional rubber fan mounts and thermal paste. Contents Packaging and Design Purple on black is the classic Cooler Master identity when it comes to the packaging.
Overclocking I was able to apply a stable 3. The entire cooler is dark, consisting of mostly gray and black. On the side of the packaging we see the gun-metal design of both the heat pipes and radiator. In order to change the colors, I have to open to case every time to switch to the colors of my choice. Or use low profile memory, this is a budget cooler afterall. The fins on the cooler have grooves for the wire bracket to slide into.
I prefer, and recommend, the 5 dot method as illustrated. All together the gun-metal mixed with the all black makes for a really great looking cooler. Not only does it provide your modern gaming rig with visually stunning features such as dark nickel plating and brushed aluminum panels, it performs just as well or better than the original cooler. Cooler Master has recently released its latest revision to its legendary Hyper 212 lineup, the Hyper 212 Black Edition. Also found are a few feature highlights in eight different languages. At idle, I recorded 41dB, and at 100% fan speed, an increase of only 3dB was recorded.
The clip fits into the existing screw holes on the fan and wraps around to the cooler. This new version lives true to the Hyper 212 name featuring the same quad heat-pipe tower design and direct-contact heat-pipes. It stands up to the reputation that the Hyper 212 series of coolers have always held. Making sure to tighten each corner equally is important to ensure an even layer of thermal paste on the underside for optimal thermal transfer. Rubber fan mounts on each of the four corners keep the fan secured in place once installed, and should help in reducing vibrations. Included with the cooler is all the mounting hardware you will need.
Its construction is solid, installation is a breeze and the results you gain especially over the stock cooler and massive. On the flip side of this plate we also see a few nickel heat wings to transfer even more heat. The legendary Hyper air cooler is back and better than before. At only this cooler is definitely low cost, but can it live up to its expectations? Have questions that need to be answered? Cooler Master introduces two new air coolers from our legendary Hyper 212 line. The bracket design which is used to attach the fan to the heatsink is also different. Use the standoffs to secure the pins to the motherboard and repeat for all four posts. Both coolers were snugly secured in a custom formed soft plastic shell.
Greetings, Purchased and installed the above cooling fan and I have a concern re: the wired controller. Known for their specialization in cool. But once the fan was installed on the cooler, we put the ram back into the motherboard without issue. On the reverse side we get a better look at the fins 55 of them in case you were wondering. Well Cooler Master is bringing life back to this iconic cooler with an entire line of Hyper 212 products. Installation Installation for the Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black edition is pretty straight forward.
The contact patch is much larger than previous generations of Hyper 212 heatsinks. Finally install the fan and you are ready to go. The brushed aluminum panel added to the top of the cooler adds a few points to the overall quality look and feel of the cooler, something the previous generations of Hyper 212 coolers lacked. The included Silencio fan is designed for silent operation even at higher speeds. Case fan configuration plays a role here as well, as excellent quality air flow can help a cooler even more.