Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,624 Reviews & Articles | 45,082 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: MSI teases its Z170A XPOWER Gaming Titanium Edition motherboard

Scythe Mugen 4 Tower CPU Cooler Review - Accessories and Documentation

Scythe Mugen 4 Tower CPU Cooler Review
Scythe gives the very successful Mugen Series another go with the release of the new Mugen 4 CPU cooler. Let's take a look at it.
By: | CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jun 5, 2013 5:20 pm
TweakTown Rating: 86%Manufacturer: Scythe

Accessories and Documentation

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_17

 

Here we have the Intel universal back plate and LGA 775 spacer pad with 3M backing to secure the pad to the plate. On the black steel plate, there is a pair of socket retention screw holes near the middle, and on each end is a clear plastic sticker to isolate the plate from the board. Each end also offers mounting holes for 775, 115X and 1366.

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_18

 

The top mounting brackets are what I have in this image. On the left is a pair of AMD brackets, the cross-bar center mounting bar and the Intel brackets on the right side.

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_19

 

Almost all of the rest of the hardware is shown here. On the left you have the mounting through bolts for either AMD or Intel sockets with bracket screws below for mounting the top hardware. In the middle there is a bag of thermal compound, a wrench and the cross-bar screws. This leaves the LGA2011 bolts and the white nylon spacers on the right.

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_20

 

You will also find a single pair of wire fan clips, and some super simple, well written and illustrated instructions for both AMD on one side and Intel on the other. To be honest, the kit is pretty self-explanatory, but it never hurts to have the instructions for when you get stuck or are unsure of the process.

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_21

 

You also receive one Glide Stream fan from Scythe. This is a 1400RPM maximum speed, 120mm fan, which comes in all black offering nine blades with grooves in them to help scoop and direct the airflow while allowing the fan to run virtually silent at speed.

 

scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review_22

 

I also took an image of the back of the fan for three reasons. I wanted to show that the back of the blades look pretty normal, you can see the power draw and model number of the fan, and of course you can see that it offers a 4-pin connection since this is a PWM controlled offering.

PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

 

United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

Australia: Find other tech and computer products like this over at PLE Computer's website.

Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

 



Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Cases, Cooling & PSU content at our Cases, Cooling & PSU reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Or Scroll Down