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Evercool CUD-725CA HSF Review - CUD-725CA - Page 4


By: | CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jan 19, 2002 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 8.0%Manufacturer: Evercool Thermal Corporation

Conclusion

 

Lets recap a little here...

 

We have a HSF unit that provides a decent amount of cooling at what looks will be a very reasonable price. We have a HSF unit that doesn't cause your ear drums to shatter due to the sheer amount of noise emitting from it. We also have a HSF unit that is made entirely of copper to help in the dissipation of the built-up heat from the processor.

 

On the reverse side of the coin, there are numerous other models that perform better overall, but likely at a much higher volume (and price). So what it comes down to is whether or not you're wanting the absolute top of the line, or something that will fit within a budget.

 

Bottom line... If you are making plans on a monster machine that tries to set a record for amount of overclockability, then you'll want to look at some high-end (expensive) sinks to handle the load. If, on the other hand, you fall into the category of those on a budget, then take a look at this Evercool model. It provides reasonable cooling and won't leave a gaping hole in your wallet.

 

- Pros

 

Copper material

 

Large mass

 

Very smooth base

 

QUIET

 

- Cons

 

Good cooling, but not great

 

No 4-pin Molex connection

 

Rating - 8/10

 

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