Serenity i7 Sandy Bridge PC, SPCR Edition, by Puget Computers

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The interior of this system is little changed from the previous versions, with AcoustiPack acoustic damping on the interior panels, and meticulously neat cable management throughout.


This interior photo is from the original, but it is visibly very similar to v.3. AcoustiPack acoustic damping lines both side covers, the top panel, and the front door. The damping is cut and fitted so that the side panel will close properly against the tight-fitting divider between the upper and lower sections of the case.


This view shows the cooling systems perfectly: In the PSU chamber, the in-line 120mm fan of the CP-850 power supply cools itself and provides a steady cooling flow of air across the hard drive and SSD. Directly above, the 120mm intake fan blows air from the front across both sides of the video card, with the hot air exhausting partly through the ventilated PCI slot covers. Up on top, the CPU heatsink fan and case exhaust fan are lined up almost perfectly, providing push-pull airflow for the heatsink, while ensuring airflow for other components on the motherboard. The airflow originates from vents on the front panel. All three case fans are Scythe Slipstreams.


Here's a good view of the intake fan for the top chamber, the Gelid Tranquilo heatsink/fan, and the passively cooled HD5750 video card. Note the thin zapstrap across the Scythe Slipstream intake fan for extra security.

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