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: 1450282
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2938202
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1401932
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 87879
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1700306
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1719162
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 116022
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 158558
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 234542
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 270437
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 164182
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 397968
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 158584
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 221105
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 2020010
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 208123
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 443207
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110029
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 210450
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 309131


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 31051
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 16387
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 71200
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 69112
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 38816
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 17407
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 20036
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 152536
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 132368
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 18271
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 397968
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 43874
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 304066
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 46085
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 28450
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 50716
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 38402
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 76153
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 61407
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 57636


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 100046
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 63086
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 130120
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 45203
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 272014
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 109464
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 67423
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 42136
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 59720
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 32919
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 71568
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 77511
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 28221
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 84971
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 143928
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 43454
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 83879
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 100882
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 86320
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 108609


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 139289
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 166474
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 142454
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 50779
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 141685
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 48036
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 137396
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 106864
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 68765
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 195104
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 43743
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 76823
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 88290
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 113013
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 172511
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 51070
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 65577
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 64284
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 87702
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 72261


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 101720
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 97966
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 35917
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 70186
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 31437
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 75373
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 34413
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 49395
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 116460
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 145691
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 83879
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 48258
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 550041
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 126508
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 80157
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 33976
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 81163
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 172192
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 47532
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 65145


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 121877
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 81497
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 34775
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 124725
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 80458
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 44347
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 90297
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 153158
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 131037
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 91588
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 74533
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 78712
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 95779
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 66548
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 183344
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1401932
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 39779
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 216160
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 33791
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 130656


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 101720
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 335601
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 202034
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 327700
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 187744
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 318786
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 341734
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 366576
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 317902
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 168047
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 113688
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 231614
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 454019
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 103781
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 152536
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 132368
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 207388
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 237702
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 447618
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 129263


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 129021
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 76608
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 171159
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 342182
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 562849
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 536108
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1719162
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 561255
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 490698
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 28804
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 164182
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 606895
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 136853
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 513296
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 221105
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 332967
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1855691
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 530269
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 443207
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 110029


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 88612
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1700306
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 81997
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 32817
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 249040
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 87914
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 115262
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 134743
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 93710
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 180436
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 141362
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 71200
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 62834
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 158850
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 454019
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 140357
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 131788
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 205248
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 65636
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 127102


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 72628
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 60963
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 44056
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 43903
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 28386
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 26432
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 37278
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 25061
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 111348
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 61262
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 38905
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1450282
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 97930
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 40299
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 145691
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 102905
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 44342
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 550041
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 91371
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 132873


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 53061
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 98448
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 79528
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 41384
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 49284
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 70990
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 194379
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 43414
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 51959
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 52106
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 47589
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 71258
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 64608
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 44009
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 29973
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 309778
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 137331
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 163611
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 177409
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 76457