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: 1467852
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2967381
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1416890
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 95594
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1712998
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1733858
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 118809
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 163080
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 238241
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 271690
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 167867
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 417774
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 159888
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 226744
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2038650
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 209875
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 454120
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 112493
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 215695
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 317241


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 32359
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16946
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 74625
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 73372
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 40583
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17950
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20871
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 154799
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 134912
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18844
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 417774
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 45604
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 306050
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 47091
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 29599
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 53101
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 39431
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 77416
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 63047
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 59259


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 110382
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 72464
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 143168
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 48691
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 288221
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 127391
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 71929
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 45080
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 62811
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 35976
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 75712
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 82044
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 30510
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 88998
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 148795
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 46758
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 88146
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 104888
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 89320
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 114064


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 155240
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 184934
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 154530
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 56911
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 161169
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 52743
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 154340
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 125140
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 74296
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 214457
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 48868
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 81687
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 97462
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 122295
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 182984
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 55075
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 73255
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 68023
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 93204
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 78472


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 113025
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 110262
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 39150
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 74230
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 34324
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 78917
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 37566
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 52889
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 119520
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 150994
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 88146
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 51226
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 582064
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 131163
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 83238
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 35443
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 84748
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 176383
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 49852
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 70878


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 145831
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 94362
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 37712
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 131793
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 90816
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 48274
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 98277
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 168788
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 141997
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 101150
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 78999
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 83306
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 105042
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 69790
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 192237
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1416890
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 42509
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 235756
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 36098
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 136329


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 113025
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 360259
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 210396
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 352242
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 197567
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 337331
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 358111
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 379640
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 331164
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 174963
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 117277
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 236561
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 463389
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 106181
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 154799
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 134912
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 208695
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 239643
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 450547
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 130586


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 144565
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 80396
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 178657
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 360742
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 591330
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 554994
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1733858
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 599313
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 504357
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 30171
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 167867
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 617304
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 139632
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 520934
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 226744
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 338907
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1870748
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 538064
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 454120
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 112493


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 93788
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1712998
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 85333
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 35222
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 256876
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 92532
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 119468
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 139771
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 97394
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 186419
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 147887
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 74625
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 66200
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 164117
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 463389
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 144619
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 135464
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 209296
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 68881
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 130951


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 81354
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 71650
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 49075
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 47598
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 30478
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 29456
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 40326
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 28962
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 116719
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 63839
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 42318
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1467852
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 103882
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 43330
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 150994
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 115720
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 46917
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 582064
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 94871
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 138091


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 55411
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 101818
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 82660
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 43797
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 51575
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 74268
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 198208
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 45940
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 54681
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 55399
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 49187
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 73925
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 67599
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 45532
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30988
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 317713
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 166685
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 166655
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 180158
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 77558