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: 1356468
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2849315
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1358325
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 76101
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1664275
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1681826
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 109934
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 148381
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 229180
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 267083
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 156280
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 359924
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 156376
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 210903
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 1980539
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 205205
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 420895
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 106180
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 201489
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 292249


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 29100
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 14703
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 65582
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 60359
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 35375
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 15914
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 18046
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 147357
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 126828
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 16337
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 359924
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 40651
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 298908
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 43590
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 26266
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 46609
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 36608
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 73836
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 58725
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 55308


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 58347
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 41376
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 96677
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 37394
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 224569
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 73327
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 59174
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 35938
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 52797
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 27263
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 63830
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 69480
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 24623
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 78811
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 133150
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 37984
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 75270
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 93563
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 81393
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 98743


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 97206
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 118884
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 98000
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 38703
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 105755
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 36477
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 104599
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 67827
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 52692
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 155403
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 35168
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 65372
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 70136
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 88519
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 139532
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 43662
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 53398
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 56841
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 74739
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 60126


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 41931
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 48411
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 30242
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 62334
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 26848
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 68642
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 29982
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 43003
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 109308
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 133520
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 75270
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 42794
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 472783
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 118548
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 74456
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 31109
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 73459
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 164777
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 43852
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 56357


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 69629
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 55860
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 28772
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 105689
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 66420
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 37192
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 72567
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 121616
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 102980
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 76225
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 63838
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 68216
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 78906
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 58384
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 161072
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1358325
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 34813
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 171931
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 29840
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 116234


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 41931
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 231340
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 177175
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 260936
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 162489
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 274261
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 291939
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 316366
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 267301
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 150675
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 107176
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 220635
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 431798
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 98417
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 147357
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 126828
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 205345
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 233476
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 442538
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 127315


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 92052
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 70294
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 153653
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 302465
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 484514
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 486705
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1681826
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 473287
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 458511
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 25219
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 156280
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 583060
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 131329
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 494791
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 210903
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 320205
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1822216
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 515746
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 420895
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 106180


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 77245
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1664275
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 75860
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 27922
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 226284
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 78060
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 106363
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 126367
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 85419
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 163097
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 126715
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 65582
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 57532
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 149849
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 431798
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 131409
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 123822
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 196835
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 60329
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 121135


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 51211
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 40030
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 32091
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 34701
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 23630
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 21105
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 30300
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 20035
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 99784
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 56753
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 32382
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1356468
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 83600
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 35035
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 133520
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 80554
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 39797
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 472783
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 84254
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 121483


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 48835
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 91774
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 72648
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 37282
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 45039
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 65143
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 188730
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 39237
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 48418
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 47054
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 44796
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 65854
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 59986
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 41067
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 27995
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 296660
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 110958
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 159178
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 172179
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 74521