TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,911 Reviews & Articles | 38,072 News Posts

Scythe Mugen 4 Tower CPU Cooler Review - Noise Level Results

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.

| CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jun 5, 2013 5:20 pm
TweakTown Rating: 86%      Manufacturer: Scythe

Noise Level Results

 

TweakTown image content/5/5/5504_31_scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review.png

 

With only 650RPM, the 120mm fan registered on the meter at 33 dB, and now you can see why I said dead silent.

 

When you consider most people can't hear below 30dB anyways, the Mugen 4 is just audible and only when very close at this stage of the testing.

 

TweakTown image content/5/5/5504_32_scythe_mugen_4_tower_cpu_cooler_review.png

 

With everything running full bore, 12V to the fan, and the testing well underway, the fan equipped with the Mugen 4 only reached 45dB. That leaves the Mugen 4 just outside of the top ten quietest cooling solutions I have tested.

 

If you are looking for something affordable and quiet, this is a serious contender for your money.

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!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases