Just one of the most common air cooling brand names, Noctua, has declared the initial CPU cooler in its remarkably expected Redux series, the NH-U12S Redux. The Redux series is built to give a streamlined and much more cost-effective entry stage to some of Noctua’s most well-liked (and from time to time expensive) CPU coolers. Noctua also launches its NA-FK1 Redux next cooling lover kit as an optional additional.
Focusing on the new NH-U12S Redux, Noctua has ‘streamlined’ its prior NH-U12S cooler by opting for a 4 heat pipe structure alternatively of 5 on the past variation. A further variation is that Noctua has opted out of a soldered interface amongst the warmth pipes and the cooling fins and supplies just one NF-P12 Redux a hundred and twenty mm cooling enthusiast to reduce overall fees.
Noctua also has one particular of the easiest and most common mounting kits in current situations, with its SecuFirm2 mounting program, with guidance for LGA11xx, LGA15xx, LGA20xx, as effectively as Intel’s newest LGA1200 socket. The SecuFirm2 mounting package also supports AMD’s AM4 socket. The new Redux collection has also stripped away some of the unnecessary fluff to let a decrease entry-stage for buyers on a spending budget but still wanting for very similar good quality and general performance levels.
In addition to the NH-U12S Redux, Noctua has made an optional a hundred and twenty mm admirer package for devices that need far more cooling effectiveness, the NA-FK1 Redux. The NA-FK1 kit involves just one matching NF-P12 Redux 1700 rpm cooling admirer, with four gray anti-vibration pads, a pair of admirer mounting clips, a four-pin PWM Y-cable, and two NA-RC14 very low-sound adaptors. The place the unique NH-U12S will come equipped with both equally cooling supporters, the Redux collection presents people the alternative to acquire this independently, which lowers the cooler’s all round price.
To enhance its products’ longevity, Noctua contains its NH-U12S Redux in its foreseeable future mounting upgrade plan, which permits end users to request a new mounting kit if a new socket is introduced cooler can formally support. Noctua is a minor obscure in specifying if this services is absolutely free of demand and states that as long as it can be technically probable for them to do so, it could make the NH-U12S Redux a very good long-time period investment for a current develop and upcoming upgrade paths.
Noctua also consists of a 6-12 months confined guarantee with the NH-U12S Redux and has established an MSRP of $50 and €50, with inventory out there at its formal Amazon retailer from nowadays. The added NA-FK1 Redux a hundred and twenty mm fan package is also readily available right now and has an MSRP of $17/€17.
Connected Reading through
- The Arctic Cooling Liquid Freezer II 240 & 420 AIO Coolers Review: Big and Powerful
- The Corsair H150i Elite Capellix AIO Cooler Review: Go Significant Or Go Dwelling
- CES 2021: Thermaltake Launches TOUGHAIR Collection Air Coolers
- ID-Cooling Aims Minimal: 47mm Low-Profile CPU Cooler with 130W TDP