Article Index

The following is a complete index of the articles in Silent PC Review, with the exception of the short pieces in News and Site News. It follows the sectional order of the left main menu. Within each section, the articles are ordered chronologically with the most recent articles at the top. The index is updated each time a new article is posted in the main sections.







Reference|Recommended

Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1432545
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2912428
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1388182
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 83685
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1689725
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1707369
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 113957
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 154980
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 232538
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 269226
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 161374
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 384181
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 157655
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 216848
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2005256
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 206856
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 435297
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 108384
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 206209
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 303860


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 30186
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 15705
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 68919
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 65736
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 37451
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 16756
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 19289
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 150915
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 130340
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 17471
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 384181
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 42522
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 302534
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 45195
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 27386
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 48980
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 37608
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 75158
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 60131
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 56582


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 91980
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 55535
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 120303
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 42621
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 258579
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 97454
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 64713
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 39865
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 57344
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 30684
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 68611
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 74386
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 26571
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 82252
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 140400
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 41112
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 80514
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 97988
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 84065
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 105023


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 126192
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 151516
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 128567
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 46344
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 129603
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 43810
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 126384
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 92598
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 63483
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 183029
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 40573
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 73065
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 80976
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 105953
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 163331
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 48407
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 61223
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 61473
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 83353
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 67783


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 90997
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 88407
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 33427
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 67262
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 29627
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 72803
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 32591
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 46495
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 113818
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 142147
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 80514
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 45969
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 525521
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 123532
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 77557
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 32694
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 78416
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 169429
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 45847
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 61945


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 101706
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 72906
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 32425
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 119129
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 75615
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 41404
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 84570
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 140993
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 122235
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 85944
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 70832
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 75045
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 89672
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 63692
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 175349
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1388182
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 37653
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 199678
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 32217
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 126361


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 90997
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 306590
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 194653
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 307605
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 179961
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 304964
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 328117
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 350691
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 304422
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 162252
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 111244
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 228057
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 445367
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 101945
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 150915
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 130340
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 206629
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 235994
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 445767
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 128413


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 117167
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 74031
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 165699
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 328740
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 539940
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 520162
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1707369
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 529653
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 480317
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 27279
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 161374
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 598474
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 134684
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 506505
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 216848
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 328234
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1843834
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 524548
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 435297
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 108384


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 84498
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1689725
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 79702
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 31063
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 241021
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 84159
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 111980
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 131187
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 90875
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 174609
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 135850
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 68919
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 60724
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 155409
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 445367
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 136433
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 128844
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 202176
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 63457
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 124965


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 65449
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 53546
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 39310
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 40945
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 26669
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 24315
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 35231
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 22735
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 107239
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 59364
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 36225
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1432545
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 92559
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 38173
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 142147
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 94065
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 42454
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 525521
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 88848
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 128547


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 51174
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 95860
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 76735
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 39677
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 47579
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 68561
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 192139
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 41618
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 50484
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 49859
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 46452
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 69025
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 62615
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 42883
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 29168
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 304122
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 124756
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 161853
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 175459
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 75695