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: 1381625
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2873003
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1369585
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 78807
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1673667
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1691650
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 111351
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 150852
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 230327
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 267835
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 158008
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 368494
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 156851
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 212854
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 1987892
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 205761
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 425635
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 106938
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 202800
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 296782


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 29510
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 15016
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 66362
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 61945
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 35994
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 16181
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 18410
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 148157
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 128149
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 16723
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 368494
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 41216
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 299515
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 44115
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 26613
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 47169
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 36866
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 74416
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 59141
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 55728


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 72723
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 46505
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 106810
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 39673
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 238540
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 83342
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 61525
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 37399
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 54643
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 28223
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 65792
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 70862
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 25201
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 79980
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 135837
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 39094
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 76982
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 94965
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 82256
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 101066


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 108729
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 132208
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 110182
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 41705
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 114735
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 39154
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 112563
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 76902
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 56910
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 165870
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 37251
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 68297
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 74318
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 95685
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 148549
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 45183
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 55974
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 58657
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 78162
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 63047


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 62214
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 64061
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 31421
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 64098
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 27743
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 70147
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 30870
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 44192
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 110563
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 136460
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 76982
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 43826
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 491406
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 120364
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 75545
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 31642
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 75157
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 166068
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 44529
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 58352


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 81539
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 62363
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 30257
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 110971
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 69751
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 38639
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 77517
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 128964
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 110386
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 79997
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 66408
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 70597
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 82685
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 60074
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 166293
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1369585
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 35768
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 182185
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 30683
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 119781


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 62214
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 262630
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 184197
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 279705
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 169077
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 286431
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 306228
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 329587
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 280581
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 154796
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 108603
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 223478
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 436557
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 99742
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 148157
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 128149
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 205816
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 234171
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 443377
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 127699


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 102618
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 71765
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 158008
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 311687
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 505420
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 499011
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1691650
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 493499
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 466266
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 25692
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 158008
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 587510
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 132226
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 498251
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 212854
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 322757
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1828638
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 518427
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 425635
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 106938


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 79905
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1673667
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 77171
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 28607
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 231478
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 80155
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 108611
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 127785
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 87291
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 166607
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 129658
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 66362
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 58547
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 151513
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 436557
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 133107
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 125012
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 198355
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 61204
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 122189


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 56639
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 45035
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 34405
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 37153
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 24780
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 22420
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 32449
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 20881
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 102428
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 57642
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 33354
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1381625
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 86797
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 36130
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 136460
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 85342
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 40622
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 491406
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 86031
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 123722


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 49611
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 93089
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 73898
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 38094
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 46006
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 66303
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 190103
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 39986
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 49233
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 47953
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 45408
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 66644
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 60962
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 41731
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 28366
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 298924
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 115438
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 160134
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 173152
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 74941