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Nexus VCT-9000 CPU Cooler - Test System &Testing Results

By: Chad Sebring | CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Mar 30, 2010 3:53 pm
TweakTown Rating: 83%Manufacturer: Nexus

Test System & Test Results


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At idle the cooler was quiet, but turned out only average results.




At load, again the VCT-9000 wasn't making too much noise, but you can see the lack of surface area and the slow speed of the fan did come at a cost to performance.




42 dB is a very respectable rating and I would in fact consider this a "quiet" solution to cooling.




Even with everything fully loaded and the fan at full go, it is one of the top ten quietest fans I have had the pleasure not to hear.


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