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: 1461214
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2955606
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1411123
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 92280
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1707858
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1728016
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 117553
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 161401
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 236781
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 271210
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 166259
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 407857
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 159366
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 224616
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2031204
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 209129
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 449768
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 111432
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 213405
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 313522


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 31782
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16685
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 73051
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 71806
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 39857
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17706
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20400
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153852
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133927
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18569
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 407857
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 44803
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 305172
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46662
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 29101
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 52092
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 38987
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 76886
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 62326
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 58591


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 106335
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 68551
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 138087
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 47261
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 282800
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 120926
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 70064
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 43851
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 61594
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 34718
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 73920
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 80001
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 29610
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 87287
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 146921
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 45426
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 86651
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 103378
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 88074
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 111931


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 149004
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 176951
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 150780
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 54363
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 154104
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 50935
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 147729
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 118325
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 72276
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 207211
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 46692
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 79556
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 94398
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 118948
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 179237
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 53511
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 70368
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 66641
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 91194
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 76053


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 108685
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 105370
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 37931
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 72566
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 33077
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 77480
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 36187
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 51571
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 118312
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 148966
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 86651
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 49945
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 569640
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 129220
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 81853
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 34841
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 83474
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 174522
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 48884
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 68462


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 137648
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 89417
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 36487
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 128910
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 86390
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 46726
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 95260
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 163020
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 138090
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 97374
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 77194
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 81527
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 101825
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 68505
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 189015
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1411123
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 41424
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 228787
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 35078
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 134157


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 108685
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 351525
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 207574
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 342633
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 194008
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 331090
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 352247
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 375274
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 326569
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 172353
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 115782
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 234626
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 459885
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 105205
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 153852
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 133927
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 208145
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 238903
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 449413
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 129937


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 138514
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 78912
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 175798
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 353566
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 580404
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 547772
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1728016
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 585856
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 498923
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 29726
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 166259
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 613109
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 138364
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 518033
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 224616
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 336593
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1864614
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 534948
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 449768
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 111432


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 91777
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1707858
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 83930
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 34314
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 253915
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 90695
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 117592
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 137780
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 95819
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 183849
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 145495
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 73051
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 64616
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 161860
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 459885
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 142947
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 133860
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 207699
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 67366
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 129207


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 77688
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 67330
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 47310
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 46169
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 29608
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 28218
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 39289
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 27598
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 114744
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 62746
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 40975
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1461214
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 101598
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 42011
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 148966
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 110816
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 45878
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 569640
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 93458
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 136198


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 54352
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 100499
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 81393
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 42720
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 50642
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 72880
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 196524
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 44880
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 53592
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 54044
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 48512
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 72830
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 66264
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 44887
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 30505
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 314410
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 153991
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 165335
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 178898
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 77125