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: 1423569
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2902707
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1383293
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 82407
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1685925
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1703990
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 113392
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 154115
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 232072
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 268892
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 160519
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 380506
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 157504
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 215813
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2000566
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 206636
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 432754
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 108091
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 205441
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 302180


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 30044
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 15551
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 68072
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 64736
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 37113
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 16633
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 19092
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 150303
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 129782
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 17330
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 380506
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 42222
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 301444
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 44947
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 27227
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 48607
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 37487
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 75009
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 59952
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 56421


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 90063
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 53791
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 117615
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 41895
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 253731
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 93952
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 64105
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 39398
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 56705
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 30098
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 68047
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 73621
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 26247
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 81734
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 139406
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 40722
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 79648
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 97446
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 83740
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 104075


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 122688
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 148137
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 124142
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 45287
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 125837
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 42715
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 122664
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 88624
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 61946
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 178994
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 39910
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 72124
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 79411
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 103556
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 159504
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 47805
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 60249
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 60884
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 82118
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 66820


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 87408
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 85984
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 32949
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 66470
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 29222
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 72278
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 32264
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 46039
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 112973
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 141354
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 79648
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 45559
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 517517
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 122787
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 77166
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 32454
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 77690
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 168476
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 45557
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 61208


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 97324
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 71007
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 31920
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 117342
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 74400
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 40574
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 82929
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 138051
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 119895
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 84775
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 69730
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 74134
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 88076
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 62828
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 173100
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1383293
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 37238
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 195716
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 31927
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 124917


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 87408
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 296517
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 192130
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 301732
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 177345
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 300309
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 323194
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 345382
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 298991
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 160597
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 110631
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 226889
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 442961
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 101459
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 150303
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 129782
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 206454
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 235567
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 444970
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 128232


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 113890
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 73524
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 164076
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 324486
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 532327
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 515783
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1703990
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 522074
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 476956
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 26808
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 160519
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 595281
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 134104
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 503656
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 215813
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 326829
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1840132
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 523259
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 432754
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 108091


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 83499
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1685925
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 79097
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 30294
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 238610
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 83237
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 111212
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 130437
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 90089
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 172574
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 134449
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 68072
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 60357
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 154508
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 442961
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 135499
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 127758
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 201083
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 62856
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 124494


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 63774
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 51920
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 37911
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 40167
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 26254
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 23920
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 34630
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 22351
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 106123
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 59006
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 35470
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1423569
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 91095
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 37755
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 141354
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 91924
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 42065
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 517517
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 88217
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 127171


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 50832
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 95043
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 76206
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 39340
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 47283
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 68018
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 191764
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 41302
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 50211
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 49472
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 46228
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 68135
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 62281
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 42634
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 29022
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 302718
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 121939
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 161501
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 174863
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 75555