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: 1458962
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2951789
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1409213
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 91043
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1706041
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1726000
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 117194
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 160724
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 236058
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 271014
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 165763
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 405832
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 159199
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 223680
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2028477
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 208937
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 447879
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 111135
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 212757
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 312543


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 31588
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16621
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 72587
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 71251
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 39634
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17630
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20320
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153576
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133597
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18495
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 405832
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 44594
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 304910
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46529
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 28953
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 51807
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 38872
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 76731
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 62138
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 58346


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 104918
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 67323
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 136354
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 46815
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 280495
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 118268
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 69610
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 43471
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 61164
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 34350
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 73376
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 79485
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 29286
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 86751
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 146270
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 45025
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 85991
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 102747
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 87663
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 111133


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 146877
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 174710
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 149422
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 53577
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 151603
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 50285
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 145343
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 116122
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 71629
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 203939
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 46004
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 78856
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 93034
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 117742
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 177959
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 52927
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 69216
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 66156
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 90431
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 75225


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 107163
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 103785
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 37515
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 71995
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 32680
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 76991
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 35734
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 50980
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 117921
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 148336
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 85991
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 49556
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 564950
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 128643
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 81414
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 34650
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 82954
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 173927
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 48576
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 67722


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 134731
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 87865
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 36103
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 128008
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 84756
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 46141
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 94129
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 161058
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 136477
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 96085
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 76530
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 80937
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 100640
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 68094
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 187855
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1409213
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 41005
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 225989
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 34796
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 133436


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 107163
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 348188
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 206409
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 339268
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 192741
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 328588
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 349826
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 373538
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 324793
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 171388
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 115323
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 233938
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 458593
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 104923
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153576
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133597
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 207994
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 238673
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 449046
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 129766


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 136171
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 78285
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 174702
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 351033
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 576166
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 545150
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1726000
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 580500
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 496630
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 29533
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 165763
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 611751
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 137963
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 516891
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 223680
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 335609
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1862221
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 533776
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 447879
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 111135


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 91046
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1706041
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 83472
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 33921
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 252834
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 90049
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 117072
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 137124
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 95252
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 182964
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 144569
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 72587
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 64113
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 161146
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 458593
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 142374
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 133382
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 207148
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 66952
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 128731


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 76542
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 65945
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 46616
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 45672
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 29339
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 27844
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 38913
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 27057
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 113934
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 62437
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 40482
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1458962
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 100676
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 41590
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 148336
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 109265
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 45529
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 564950
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 93012
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 135391


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 54082
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 100039
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 80988
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 42408
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 50323
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 72497
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 195982
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 44510
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 53218
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 53657
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 48310
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 72409
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 65917
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 44686
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30361
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 313204
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 149313
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 164957
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 178506
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 76968