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

Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 33153
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1443433
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1486307
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 81589
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 97356
Case Basics & Recommendations
February 12, 2012. - Reads: 2275460
Recommended Heatsinks
July 10, 2010. - Reads: 1143972
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 209782
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 255742
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 129320
Recommended Hard Drives
April 28, 2010. - Reads: 1151531
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 265348
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 151122
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 183551
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 1865113
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 198706
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 349510
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 97498
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 179239
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 242033


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 22707
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 10307
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 51997
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 36372
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 28081
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 12197
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 13540
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 136164
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 112719
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 12726
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 265348
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 32862
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 287464
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 37953
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 22334
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 38271
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 33758
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 69181
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 53866
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 48681


CPUs|Motherboards

Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 11650
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 17777
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 27273
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 52145
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 46814
Gigabyte GA-Z87N-WIFI Haswell Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 15, 2013. - Reads: 75370
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 67348
Gigabyte GA-H77N-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
July 19, 2013. - Reads: 59517
AMD A10-6800K & A10-6700 Richland APUs
July 01, 2013. - Reads: 60426
Intel Core i7-4770K Haswell Processor
June 10, 2013. - Reads: 94744
Intel DQ77KB: A Low Power LGA1155 Motherboard
January 10, 2013. - Reads: 108648
AMD FX-8350 CPU: Piledriver Arrives
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 35376
Gigabyte GA-F2A75M-D3H Budget FM2 Motherboard
November 15, 2012. - Reads: 51528
AMD A10-5700 APU: Trinity at 65W
November 12, 2012. - Reads: 105168
ASUS F2A85-M Pro microATX FM2 Motherboard
October 25, 2012. - Reads: 95151
AMD Trinity: A10-5800K & A8-5600K 2nd Gen APUs
October 10, 2012. - Reads: 75027
Ivy Bridge 3770K IHS removal and results
August 01, 2012. - Reads: 16107
Asus P8Z77-V Pro: Xpert Fan Control for LGA1155
May 07, 2012. - Reads: 144369
Intel Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge CPU
April 22, 2012. - Reads: 158239
Intel DZ77GA-70K Z77 Motherboard: Waiting for Ivy Bridge
April 17, 2012. - Reads: 60068


Cases|Damping

NCASE M1: Crowdfunded Enthusiast Mini-ITX Case
April 09, 2014. - Reads: 22750
SilverStone DS380 8-Bay Server/NAS Chassis
April 02, 2014. - Reads: 17869
Fractal Design Arc Mini R2 MicroATX Tower
February 07, 2014. - Reads: 32202
Fractal Design Node 304 Mini-ITX Case
December 10, 2013. - Reads: 106863
BitFenix Phenom Mini-ITX Case
December 05, 2013. - Reads: 79975
Chenbro SR30169 Mini-ITX Server Chassis
November 26, 2013. - Reads: 49932
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 39042
Silverstone ML05 mini-ITX HTPC case
November 15, 2013. - Reads: 65433
Phanteks Enthoo Primo: Giant Tower Case
November 11, 2013. - Reads: 35535
SilverStone Raven RV04 Overview
October 08, 2013. - Reads: 27876
SilverStone Fortress FT04 Tower
September 23, 2013. - Reads: 48147
Akasa Galileo Ultra-slim Fanless Thin ITX Case
August 16, 2013. - Reads: 80652
SilverStone Grandia GD07 & GD08 Media Center Cases
March 26, 2013. - Reads: 98176
Fractal Design Node 605 HTPC Style Case
March 07, 2013. - Reads: 115101
HDPLEX H5.TODD Fanless HTPC Case
February 18, 2013. - Reads: 89331
Streacom FC8 Evo Fanless Mini-ITX Chassis
January 29, 2013. - Reads: 148490
Nanoxia Deep Silence 1
December 30, 2012. - Reads: 135734
SilverStone Sugo SG09: SFF microATX Case
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 84778
Akasa Euler Fanless Thin ITX Case
December 07, 2012. - Reads: 165778
Cooler Master Elite 120 Advanced Mini-ITX Case
December 06, 2012. - Reads: 166002


Complete|Mobile Systems

QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 9547
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 17777
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 18522
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 65149
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 56728
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 39042
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 21453
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 44562
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 127519
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 32890
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 38005
AVADirect Quiet Gaming PC with GTX680
August 15, 2012. - Reads: 25340
AVADirect Quiet Gaming PC
June 25, 2012. - Reads: 36260
SPCR Certified PCs
June 20, 2012. - Reads: 307185
Jetway AMD G-T40E Fanless Barebones Nettop
May 29, 2012. - Reads: 45597
Lenovo ThinkCentre M91p Ultra-small Desktop PC
April 04, 2012. - Reads: 52389
Logic Supply LGX AG150 Fanless Mini PC
March 28, 2012. - Reads: 61671
Sapphire Edge HD3: AMD E-450 Mini PC
March 12, 2012. - Reads: 92862
Viako Mini Letter ML-80 H61 Sandy Bridge Barebones PC
October 26, 2011. - Reads: 55972
Serenity Mini, SPCR Edition by Puget Computers
October 19, 2011. - Reads: 52126


Cooling

be quiet! Shadow Rock Slim CPU Cooler
March 10, 2014. - Reads: 21414
Thermalright HR-22 CPU Heatsink
November 05, 2013. - Reads: 78038
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 33153
Noctua NH-U14S Slim 140mm Tower Cooler
September 15, 2013. - Reads: 60997
Scythe Ashura CPU Cooler
September 09, 2013. - Reads: 44594
SilverStone Tundra TD03 Liquid CPU Cooler
September 03, 2013. - Reads: 39950
Scythe Mugen 4 CPU Cooler: Scythe Strikes Back
August 27, 2013. - Reads: 92408
SilverStone Argon AR02 CPU Cooler
August 08, 2013. - Reads: 26292
NoFan CR-95C Copper Fanless CPU Cooler
June 24, 2013. - Reads: 136365
SilverStone Argon AR01 & AR03 CPU Coolers
June 17, 2013. - Reads: 58266
Noctua NH-U12S Slim Tower Heatsink
May 07, 2013. - Reads: 75701
Cooler Master Seidon 240M: Dual Fan Liquid CPU Cooler
February 25, 2013. - Reads: 58234
Phanteks PH-TC12DX CPU Cooler
January 26, 2013. - Reads: 38263
Phanteks PH-TC90LS Mini Cooler
January 07, 2013. - Reads: 33396
Thermalright TRUE Spirit 120M CPU Heatsink
December 25, 2012. - Reads: 76126
Akasa Euler Fanless Thin ITX Case
December 07, 2012. - Reads: 165778
Noctua NH-L9i Low Profile CPU Cooler
November 22, 2012. - Reads: 130239
Zalman CNPS9900DF Dual Fan Flower Heatsink
October 04, 2012. - Reads: 36231
Prolimatech MK-26 Multi-VGA Cooler
October 01, 2012. - Reads: 60081
SilverStone Heligon HE02: Monster Fanless CPU Cooler
September 20, 2012. - Reads: 80383


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 67348
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 165960
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 331593
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 80597
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 136164
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 112719
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 196789
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 220271
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 428342
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 120897
Quiet DIY OC'ed Pentium D 830 System, Part Two
April 22, 2006. - Reads: 106360
Quiet OC'ed Pentium D 830 System
March 26, 2006. - Reads: 169357
Quiet PC for Torrid Thailand
January 10, 2006. - Reads: 159114
Doug's Quiet Wood Case PC
April 29, 2005. - Reads: 763015
Jordan's Quiet DampTek'd Home Theater PC
January 27, 2005. - Reads: 78284
Kiwi Quiet P4 Cooling
December 20, 2004. - Reads: 68651
Fanless DIY Dual-P3 WC System
June 24, 2004. - Reads: 89210
Deep UnderVolt/Clock: 4.7W CPU PC
June 05, 2004. - Reads: 61921
Ducted Zalman 7000CU w/Countercurrent Flow Cooling
May 17, 2004. - Reads: 107812
PC Cooling & Silencing... with a Cookie Jar!
February 29, 2004. - Reads: 147847


Fans|Controls

Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 54182
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 110400
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 160301
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 181097
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1486307
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 199853
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 295209
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 18529
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 129320
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 485232
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 112176
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 439035
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 183551
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 286613
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1691422
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 473187
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 349510
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 97498
Front Panel Knicknacks by Coolermaster & Matrix Orbital
April 23, 2005. - Reads: 63424
Review: Generic 3-ch Fan Controller
December 31, 2004. - Reads: 60966


Power

Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1443433
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 42738
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 15780
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 125310
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 39871
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 58980
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 90472
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 46762
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 97098
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 77596
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 51997
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 41281
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 107228
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 331593
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 102185
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 98011
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 167583
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 47596
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 100777
Fanless PSU Torture Test Roundup
August 20, 2010. - Reads: 225584


Storage

QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 9547
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 14622
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 18687
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 65149
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 35102
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 60551
Icy Dock Blizzard HDD Enclosure & EZ-Dock Docking Station
February 05, 2013. - Reads: 27290
ADATA XPG SX300 128GB & Intel 525 Series 180GB mSATA SSDs
January 20, 2013. - Reads: 24972
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB SSD Review
October 21, 2012. - Reads: 74052
Intel 520 Series 120GB SandForce SSD
September 24, 2012. - Reads: 34106
Crucial M4 64GB: Solid-State on a Budget
September 13, 2012. - Reads: 23595
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB vs. Samsung 830 Series 128GB
August 26, 2012. - Reads: 50261
Corsair Force GS 240GB: SandForce with Toggle-Mode NAND
August 16, 2012. - Reads: 23548
Western Digital Red 3TB & 1TB Hard Drives
August 09, 2012. - Reads: 206882
ADATA XPG SX910 128GB Solid State Drive
July 29, 2012. - Reads: 26110
WD VelociRaptor 1TB and Scorpio Blue 500GB
June 10, 2012. - Reads: 53269
Icy Dock 2.5"/3.5" Drive Accessories
April 03, 2012. - Reads: 24145
Hitachi Deskstar 7K3000 2TB Hard Drive
February 13, 2012. - Reads: 92225
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 53646
Seagate Barracuda 3TB: 1TB Platter Behemoth
December 20, 2011. - Reads: 100752


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 35188
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 62291
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 53646
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 26506
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 31880
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 48027
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 163107
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 29133
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 39593
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 33836
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 36974
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 53879
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 49611
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 32823
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 22849
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 265310
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 59693
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 142224
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 154464
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 66442