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: 1464949
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2962261
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1414389
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 94093
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1710781
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1731424
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 118203
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 162381
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 237636
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 271472
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 167173
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 413564
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 159649
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 225780
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2035593
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 209534
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 452400
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 112077
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 214820
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 315552


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 32126
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16821
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 74000
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 72699
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 40259
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17840
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20576
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 154384
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 134538
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18708
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 413564
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 45187
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 305663
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46928
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 29364
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 52629
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 39221
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 77192
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 62741
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 58994


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 108509
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 70759
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 141024
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 48090
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 286023
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 124453
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 71270
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 44624
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 62349
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 35454
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 74980
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 81266
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 30182
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 88340
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 148009
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 46218
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 87575
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 104313
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 88842
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 113216


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 152581
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 180977
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 153065
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 55652
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 158150
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 52080
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 151677
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 122189
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 73493
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 211313
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 47969
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 80686
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 96318
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 120838
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 181494
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 54457
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 72280
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 67485
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 92389
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 77597


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 111032
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 108164
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 38685
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 73586
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 33854
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 78392
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 37030
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 52364
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 119035
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 150184
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 87575
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 50619
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 576962
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 130409
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 82744
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 35179
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 84231
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 175665
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 49453
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 69834


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 142468
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 92255
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 37187
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 130455
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 89007
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 47698
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 97071
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 166310
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 140312
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 99678
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 78332
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 82592
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 103734
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 69262
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 190995
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1414389
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 42029
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 232777
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 35669
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 135447


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 111032
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 356690
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 209197
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 348290
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 196303
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 334338
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 355608
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 377753
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 329112
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 173814
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 116663
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 235752
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 461926
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 105786
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 154384
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 134538
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 208479
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 239322
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 450054
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 130374


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 141629
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 79804
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 177364
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 357125
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 586056
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 551912
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1731424
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 593939
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 502140
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 29992
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 167173
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 615399
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 139162
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 519787
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 225780
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 338075
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1868132
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 536858
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 452400
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 112077


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 93007
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1710781
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 84703
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 34889
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 255661
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 91700
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 118713
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 138947
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 96822
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 185437
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 146911
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 74000
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 65568
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 163202
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 461926
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 143861
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 134770
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 208626
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 68325
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 130246


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 79691
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 69807
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 48368
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 47009
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 30135
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 28940
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 39901
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 28443
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 116026
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 63407
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 41772
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1464949
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 102888
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 42816
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 150184
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 113741
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 46508
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 576962
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 94325
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 137303


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 54998
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 101273
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 82196
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 43347
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 51186
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 73641
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 197471
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 45526
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 54225
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 54860
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 48917
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 73459
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 67006
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 45262
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30749
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 316288
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 161188
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 166096
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 179640
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 77390