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: 1456411
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2947844
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1407110
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 90133
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1704321
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1724040
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 116875
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 160049
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 235653
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 270870
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 165333
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 403632
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 159058
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 223004
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2025989
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 208730
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 446562
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110870
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 212140
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 311440


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 31436
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16548
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 72196
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 70700
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 39422
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17560
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20239
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153282
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133233
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18434
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 403632
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 44397
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 304670
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46406
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 28812
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 51475
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 38738
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 76586
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 61943
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 58162


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 103584
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 66192
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 134684
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 46401
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 278252
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 115120
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 69013
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 43138
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 60768
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 33981
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 72887
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 78990
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 28993
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 86281
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 145708
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 44654
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 85425
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 102266
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 87301
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 110413


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 144731
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 172469
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 147719
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 52961
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 148781
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 49774
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 143000
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 113270
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 70952
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 200971
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 45370
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 78340
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 91504
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 116393
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 176308
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 52393
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 68223
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 65667
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 89661
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 74406


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 105602
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 102099
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 37165
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 71498
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 32268
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 76597
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 35389
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 50530
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 117570
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 147530
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 85425
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 49247
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 560809
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 128044
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 81117
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 34501
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 82384
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 173409
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 48331
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 66956


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 131423
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 86297
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 35780
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 127122
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 83350
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 45666
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 93130
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 158841
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 134858
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 94729
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 75908
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 80376
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 99188
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 67658
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 186659
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1407110
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 40710
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 223087
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 34543
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 132716


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 105602
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 344597
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 205289
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 336154
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 191395
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 326099
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 347523
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 371728
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 323025
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 170482
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 114877
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 233221
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 457440
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 104638
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153282
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133233
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 207824
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 238422
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 448609
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 129614


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 134190
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 77803
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 173743
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 348510
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 571899
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 542792
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1724040
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 574516
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 494928
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 29351
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 165333
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 610378
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 137672
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 515938
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 223004
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 334989
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1860431
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 532762
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 446562
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110870


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 90445
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1704321
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 83037
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 33617
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 251867
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 89532
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 116532
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 136533
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 94852
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 182272
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 143625
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 72196
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 63742
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 160437
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 457440
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 141897
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 133001
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 206565
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 66592
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 128302


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 75467
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 64579
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 45856
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 45295
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 29096
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 27471
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 38506
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 26521
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 113259
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 62131
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 40067
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1456411
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 99984
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 41243
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 147530
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 107488
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 45197
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 560809
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 92602
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 134725


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 53805
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 99628
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 80581
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 42164
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 50028
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 72144
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 195447
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 44193
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 52887
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 53270
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 48111
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 72112
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 65574
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 44497
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30250
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 312283
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 144773
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 164638
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 178197
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 76840