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BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case

Cases|Damping
The BitFenix Pandora is a sleek and sexy aluminum-clad microATX tower with a refreshing design. It has the ambition and look of a high performance case but its dimensions prevent it from being a true powerhouse.

Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower

Cases|Damping
Be Quiet!'s first entry into the PC case market is a tall tower that like many others, attempts to combine elements of both quiet and performance chassis design into one.

Zotac GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Noise Review

Graphics Cards
The Zotac GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition that formed the heart of our Quiet SLI Gaming Guide had an excellent cooling solution with a surprising weakness: A high minimum fan speed. An updated BIOS that addresses the issue, so we take another look at its new and improved acoustics.

Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case

Cases|Damping
The Silencio 652S is Cooler Master's latest take on the modern silent tower. It has the look of a quiet case combined with the versatility of a well-rounded model.

SilverStone Kublai KL05 Budget ATX Case

Cases|Damping
The SilverStone Kublai KL05 is an ATX tower that attempts to offset its budget build quality with a more substantial feature-set than competing low cost cases.

NZXT H440 Mid Tower Case

Cases|Damping
Despite lacking an optical drive bay, the NZXT H440 is a popular tower case with stylish looks, acoustic damping foam, pleasant lighting effects, and a cordoned off PSU position. Note: Addendum on final page (8), 21 Mar 2015.

Fanless Logic Supply NUC

Internet News

Logic Supply says the ML100 "represents the evolution of NUC, combining the compact versatility of Intel’s innovative form factor and latest generation Broadwell processing with a custom engineered, fanless and ventless enclosure." It looks the part with bigger heatsinks than most fanless NUCs we've seen.

Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide

Do-It-Yourself Systems | Silent PC Build Guides
For our 8th Quiet Gaming PC Build Guide, we take on the challenge of two high-end video cards in an SLI configuration featuring a pair of Zotac GTX 970s in the SilverStone Fortress FT05 case.

Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System

Complete|Mobile Systems
A sub-2 liter fanlessly cooled Bay Trail system from Logic Supply courts buyers seeking silent, reliable, maintenance-free computing for kiosks, signage and other industrial/commercial applications. The ML210G-10's power profile matches its tiny size.

Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks

Cooling
A followup to the Scythe Mugen 4, the Mugen Max features a larger 140 mm fan and an assymetric design to enhance its memory compatibility. Large enough to be a dual fan model, the Deepcool Lucifer V2 ships with just one, but is actually optimized to function with none.

Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler

Cooling
Armed with a 240 mm radiator and dual red 120 mm fans, the Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 is the latest AIO liquid cooler to offer itself up for scrutiny.

Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers

Cooling
Be Quiet!'s Dark Rock Pro 3 is their flagship dual tower CPU heatsink, while the Cryorig H5 Unversal is a smaller cooler slanted toward memory compatibility.

NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case

Cases|Damping | Cooling | Silent PC Build Guides
The combination of NoFan's CR-80EH heatsink and CS-60 microATX case allows DIYers to easily assemble a completely fanless tower PC using any CPU with a TDP of 80W or less.

Asus GeForce GTX 960 Strix OC Edition

Graphics Cards
Nvidia's GTX 960 finally brings their new GPU architecture to the masses at the $200 level. The Asus Strix OC Edition takes advantage of its low power draw to create a formidable yet supremely quiet and compact graphics card.

Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers

Cooling
For their modest size, the Phanteks PH-TC14S and Cryorig C1 both perform well despite using different orientations. The PH-TC14S is a split tower heatsink while the C1 is a short top-down cooler.