Do not be fooled though, there are a lot of nice features here that should help keep the temperatures more than comfortable. I truly don't understand how Cooler Master can act like they don't have any competition in the market. Within ten minutes, however, it was ready to go. Introduction Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black Edition Cooler Master have what is quite possibly the best reputation when it comes to inexpensive coolers. However, once I was able to achieve a stable 3.
To help with some additional heat dissipation, the contact plate also has a small bank of heat sinks to the top. Follow us on and to keep up with the latest technology. The sleek jet black not only makes it look great but also increase cooling performance. It has a different mounting bracket and fan, and I think I read somewhere that it has better cooling than the 212 evo. Not that this should have any impact on performance testing, it is still worth mentioning. Share your favourite articles, chat with the team and more.
Case fan configuration plays a role here as well, as excellent quality air flow can help a cooler even more. This should, in addition to the vent pipes, help promote a form of passive air cooling. This should help promote excellent heat dissipation along with the 8 pipes leading away to the radiator. The above mentioned H7 is better in every way. There are many different theories on what method is best: air cooling, liquid cooling, using massive heatsinks or custom-made cooling loops. Design and Ease Of Use The installation of the cooler was remarkably straightforward. The product discussed was provided by the manufacturer for the purposes of this review.
I'd recommend going with option 2. That means all previous results have been scrapped, and a new set of benchmarks introduced. In terms of understanding it though, their manual is excellent and overall, anyone with any experience in coolers a lot or none! We should note that the packaging does include a 2nd fan mounting kit as well as a double adaptor for the 4-pin fan connector. There's also the new-ish Arctic Freezer 33 eSports One. And continue to bring you the latest , , and. With the product only releasing last week, we have not yet been able to confirm this, however, such a figure is very consistent with the pricing model they have applied for the model in the past and in terms of the performance, is representative of excellent value. The Direct Contact Technology, stacked fins and 4 heatpipes reduces airflow resistance, reduces heat spots and increase airflow to the heatsinks.
You can move the fan up on the heatsink, to compensate, but you may have some cooling inefficiencies. The figures speak for themselves! The Hyper 212 Black Edition improved fan design reduces noise generated from the fan. You can join the discussion on on the. The aluminium top cover and nickel plated jet black fins give the Hyper 212 Black Edition a more premium exterior appeal. It stands up to the reputation that the Hyper 212 series of coolers have always held. When fitted to the radiator, you will notice that the cooler has a very slim profile.
Fortunately, in our experience, Cooler Master while not having the most simplistic design, do, at the very least, have one of the most pleasantly logical. Some highlighting or contrasting colours might have helped this stand-out a little better. The side of the packaging contains all of the key product specifications. The mounting is complex but trouble-free. In terms of presentation, this is one of the best looking 212 products we have seen to date. Pay close attention to how this does in our acoustic testing! Keep in mind the fan on the Hyper Evo only has to be adjusted a few mm to fit the G. Overclocked Acoustics While the Hyper 212 gets a little more vocal when overclocked, it is still impressively quiet.
I've been using my 212 Evo for 7 years and it's been working great for my over clocked 3570k. However, the overall impressive performance speaks for itself. The heatsink has a nice tidy design though and the Cooler Master logo to the centre certainly stands out nicely. It might not offer much, but as the popular supermarket says, every little helps! That being said though, for those of you unfamiliar with this coolers history, you might be surprised to see that it manages to punch impressively above its weight. I will say, though, that the instructions are well written and presented so even a novice could install this cooler with ease.
The dark black design surprisingly stands out really well in a system as a bold statement. Simply enter your name and email address into the box below and be sure to click on the links in the confirmation emails that will arrive in your e-mail shortly after to complete the registration. Overclocking I was able to apply a stable 3. Over the years they have regularly updated it and in this instance, we have the latest to test! Below are the Peak temperatures for each test, in Celsius. In a nutshell — The Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black Edition is an excellent update whose performance under testing more than allows the King of budget coolers to keep its crown! Hey, I'm in the process of looking at parts for a friends rig I'm building, and he is a budding video editor. If you run into any problems, just drop us a message on the forums.
Cryorig's H7 is another good choice, I keep both in the shop and have used both on all my rigs, with fairly close results, to me they are sort of a tossup However, I already own the Hyper 212 and I'd be transferring it to the new rig more than likely. Contact Plate As you can see in the picture below, the contact plate is nice and large with the pipes running very close to the surface. I fancy that will be where this cooler really shines! Because it used to be so popular and the fact that companies like Amazon and such will bundle similar product reviews together. Finding itself in our number 6 spot is exceptionally impressive. The fan clips on snugly to the stacked heatsink, allowing air to be pumped directly into the cooler to lower temps quickly.