Gelid Solutions Slim Silence iPlus Low Profile Intel CPU Cooler
GELID Solutions adds a 28mm high 1U ultra slim CPU Cooler with a high quality heatpipe and premium copper plate to its quiet product line. The Slim Silence...... more
GELID Solutions adds a 28mm high 1U ultra slim CPU Cooler with a high quality heatpipe and premium copper plate to its quiet product line. The Slim Silence iPlus is specially designed to fit Intel's most popular sockets such as 775/1156 and 1155. This petite cooler supports an incredibly CPU thermal design power (TDP) up to 82W with good case ventilation. With a compact heatsink design for Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, HTPC, Panel PC, Car PC and 1U server the Slim Silence iPlus is equipped with a high performance heatpipe, premium copper plate and a very quiet fan. Thanks to the small but high performance heatpipe and a pure copper plate, the Slim Silence i-Plus ensures a fast and efficient heat transfer from the CPU core to the aluminium fins. The frameless quiet fan features ball bearings and a GELID intelligent PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) speed control which ensures a quiet operation at low CPU temperatures. Specifications - Compatibility - Intel 1155/1156/775 Max TDP - 65W (82W with good case ventilation) Installation Method - Intel - screws, requires motherboard removal Support motherboard types - Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX * Air Flow (CFM) - 25.8 max Bearing - Ball Bearing Cable Length (mm) - 250 Current (A) - 0.20 DC Voltage (V) - 12 Fan Dimensions (mm) - 75 (dia) x 15 (h) Fan Speed (RPM) - 1200 - 2600 Heat Sink Dimensions (mm) - 95 (l) x 93.5 (w) x 28 (h) Life Time MTTF at 40C (h) - 50,000 Noise Level (dBA) - 15 - 27.8 Static Pressure (mmAq) - 1.68 Weight (g) - 246
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