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: 1453738
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2942954
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1404794
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 88970
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1702537
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1721735
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 116440
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 159288
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 235029
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 270645
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 164757
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 400763
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 158800
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 222107
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2023095
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 208366
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 445047
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110410
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 211220
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 310331


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 31215
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16461
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 71642
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 69996
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 39111
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17479
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20128
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 152903
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 132835
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18343
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 400763
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 44097
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 304348
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46236
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 28613
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 51022
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 38545
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 76345
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 61653
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 57864


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 101964
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 64659
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 132615
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 45814
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 275739
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 112161
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 68157
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 42616
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 60228
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 33401
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 72190
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 78270
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 28533
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 85662
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 145044
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 44036
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 84629
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 101611
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 86795
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 109543


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 142237
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 169682
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 145415
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 51872
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 145829
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 48965
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 140423
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 110156
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 69934
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 198417
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 44529
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 77459
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 89969
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 114883
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 174226
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 51676
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 67002
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 65086
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 88625
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 73367


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 103967
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 100197
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 36612
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 70858
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 31835
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 75940
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 34850
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 49941
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 116976
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 146695
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 84629
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 48729
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 556105
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 127295
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 80644
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 34206
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 81761
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 172768
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 47896
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 66121


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 127466
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 83933
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 35290
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 126042
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 81898
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 44986
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 91917
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 156424
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 133108
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 93214
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 75213
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 79605
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 97664
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 67112
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 185357
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1404794
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 40232
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 220346
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 34139
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 131791


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 103967
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 340496
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 203652
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 332175
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 189524
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 322895
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 344963
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 369517
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 320747
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 169310
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 114222
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 232435
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 455848
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 104194
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 152903
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 132835
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 207583
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 238063
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 448056
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 129398


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 131975
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 77225
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 172664
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 345719
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 567849
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 539992
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1721735
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 568561
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 493012
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 29108
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 164757
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 608901
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 137258
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 514823
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 222107
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 334017
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1858329
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 531437
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 445047
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110410


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 89702
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1702537
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 82499
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 33248
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 250667
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 88859
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 115865
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 135719
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 94246
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 181355
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 142515
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 71642
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 63288
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 159697
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 455848
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 141197
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 132410
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 205973
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 66038
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 127654


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 74214
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 63068
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 45107
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 44663
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 28727
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 26961
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 37989
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 25856
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 112459
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 61684
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 39421
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1453738
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 98936
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 40746
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 146695
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 105455
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 44743
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 556105
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 92038
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 133882


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 53400
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 99044
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 80050
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 41743
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 49615
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 71558
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 194861
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 43772
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 52361
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 52656
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 47818
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 71742
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 65075
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 44252
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30088
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 311129
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 140729
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 164095
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 177761
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 76648