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Nexus XiR-2300 Aluminum Ed. CPU Cooler

Using our trusted T.E.C.C. testing methods, we compare Nexus' XiR-2300 CPU Cooler to all our previously tested coolers.

By: Chris Ramseyer | CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Apr 30, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 83%Manufacturer: Nexus




The founding fathers of Nexus had a dream, a dream that one-day end users could use powerful computers without the need for earplugs. While it may seem as a play on words and a couple of phrases from famous speeches, the statement holds true, Nexus is all about quiet computing.


I first learned of Nexus Technology when they sent over a handful of their Basic Series Case Fans. I found use for the 92mm right off of the bat for my HTPC that was housed in a Silver Stone LM14. The case fan from Silver Stone was very audible from the factory and needed to be changed. The 120mm and 80mm Basic Series fans have been used on a couple of CPU coolers that came to the lab in a passive form, and I have been very impressed with them.


Today we will be looking at the Nexus XiR-2300 Aluminum Edition CPU Cooler. This product was designed by Nexus to keep a CPU cool while reducing the audible fan noise that is typical in stock fans. As you can imagine, if this XiR-2300 has the Aluminum label then there is a copper version as well. We will be looking at the XiR-3500 Copper Edition later this week.


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