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: 1406599
Case Basics & Recommendations
September 28, 2014. - Reads: 2892762
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1378437
Our Lapped CPU Heatsink Test Platform
November 02, 2013. - Reads: 81125
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1681919
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1699966
SPCR's 2012 Graphics Card/Cooler Test System
September 10, 2012. - Reads: 112556
SPCR's Updated 2012 Small CPU Heatsink Test Platform
June 05, 2012. - Reads: 152933
SPCR's 2010 CPU Heatsink Test Platform [Updates: 10 April & 31 May]
May 31, 2010. - Reads: 231462
Introduction to Recommended Silent / Quiet Components
May 25, 2010. - Reads: 268523
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 159599
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 376588
Updated VGA Card/Cooler Test Platform
December 19, 2007. - Reads: 157272
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 214797
Power Supply Fundamentals
April 04, 2007. - Reads: 1995797
Archive: SPCR's Unique Heatsink Testing Methodology
January 18, 2007. - Reads: 206321
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 430097
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 107724
SPCR Power Supply Test Rig, v.4 (and v.4.1)
October 30, 2006. - Reads: 204552
What is a "Silent" Computer?
September 21, 2006. - Reads: 300282


The Silent Front

Fans from Noctua & Corsair at Computex 2012
June 11, 2012. - Reads: 29847
2002-2012: A Decade of SPCR
April 02, 2012. - Reads: 15344
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 67221
Electronic Noise and Tinnitus
November 11, 2010. - Reads: 63738
AMD HD6800 Series + Tech Day in LA
October 22, 2010. - Reads: 36684
Eight Years of SPCR
April 01, 2010. - Reads: 16462
Post-IDF, Fall 2009
October 06, 2009. - Reads: 18840
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 149310
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 129136
Seven Years
March 31, 2009. - Reads: 17134
An Anechoic Chamber for SPCR
October 23, 2008. - Reads: 376588
IDF Fall 2008: Through the Silent Glass
August 25, 2008. - Reads: 41844
Computex 2008: Antec's Skeleton, P183 & Sonata Elite cases
June 05, 2008. - Reads: 300631
Computex 2008: Asus Eee Box & PC, and Xonar HDAV1.3 a/v combo card
June 03, 2008. - Reads: 44652
Studios & Silence: AES Student Summit in St. Louis
April 18, 2008. - Reads: 26985
80 Plus expands podium for Bronze, Silver & Gold
March 19, 2008. - Reads: 48114
CES 2008, Days 2 & 3: Zalman, Coolermaster, eCoupled, and Seagate
January 10, 2008. - Reads: 37301
CES 2008, Day 1: Antec, Arctic Cooling, and CoolIT
January 08, 2008. - Reads: 74790
Reflections on the Asus Eee PC
November 20, 2007. - Reads: 59654
AMD DTX small form factor system preview
October 22, 2007. - Reads: 56186


CPUs|Motherboards

AMD A10-7890K 95W Flagship APU
April 15, 2016. - Reads: 86124
AMD A10-7860K & Athlon 880K: Kaveri Refresh
March 29, 2016. - Reads: 51128
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming 5 & Z170N-WIFI
January 17, 2016. - Reads: 114164
Asus Maximus VIII Impact Mini-ITX Skylake Motherboard
December 14, 2015. - Reads: 40971
Intel Core i7-6700: Skylake i7 at 65W
October 31, 2015. - Reads: 248390
Skylake Memory Scaling with Kingston Predator DDR4-3000
October 12, 2015. - Reads: 90179
Asus Skylake Z170 Motherboards: Maximus VIII Gene vs. Z170-A
September 28, 2015. - Reads: 63145
Intel Core i7-5775C: Broadwell for Desktops
September 20, 2015. - Reads: 38607
Skylake: Intel Core i7-6700K
September 14, 2015. - Reads: 55918
Gigabyte X99-UD4P Haswell-E Motherboard
June 18, 2015. - Reads: 29456
Asus Maximus VII Gene vs. Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5
January 12, 2015. - Reads: 67258
ASUS Z97-PRO LGA1150 Motherboard
November 11, 2014. - Reads: 72733
Habey MITX-6771 Bay Trail Embedded Motherboard
October 27, 2014. - Reads: 25857
MSI A88XM GAMING: Premium FM2+ Motherboard
May 23, 2014. - Reads: 81099
AMD Kabini: Athlon 5350 Desktop SoC
April 17, 2014. - Reads: 138176
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH LGA1150 Motherboard
March 18, 2014. - Reads: 40169
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 78642
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU
February 19, 2014. - Reads: 96513
ASUS Maximus VI Impact: Enthusiast Mini-ITX Motherboard
December 16, 2013. - Reads: 83238
Gigabyte GA-H77TN Thin Mini-ITX Motherboard
October 28, 2013. - Reads: 102841


Cases|Damping

SilverStone Raven RVZ02 Slim Tower
January 04, 2016. - Reads: 117781
Lian Li PC-Q10 Mini-ITX Case
December 27, 2015. - Reads: 142858
Corsair Carbide 600Q Inverse Tower
December 19, 2015. - Reads: 119346
Streacom F12C All-Aluminum Multimedia Chassis
December 07, 2015. - Reads: 43899
Fractal Design Core 500 Mini-ITX Chassis
October 18, 2015. - Reads: 121304
NZXT Source 530 Full Tower Case
August 31, 2015. - Reads: 41219
SilverStone FTZ01: Mini-ITX Fortress
August 25, 2015. - Reads: 118892
SilverStone Grandia GD09 & GD10 HTPC Cases
August 04, 2015. - Reads: 84225
NZXT Source S340 Mid Tower
July 28, 2015. - Reads: 60064
Fractal Design Node 202 Compact Gaming Case
July 23, 2015. - Reads: 174357
SilverStone Precision PS11B-Q Budget Tower
July 13, 2015. - Reads: 38889
Antec Signature S10: A Second Coming?
June 28, 2015. - Reads: 70603
Antec P100 Case: Performance One on a Budget
June 01, 2015. - Reads: 77463
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX Mini Tower
May 25, 2015. - Reads: 100703
Fractal Design Define S Tower Case
May 18, 2015. - Reads: 155878
Zalman Z11 Neo ATX Case
May 11, 2015. - Reads: 46760
Corsair Carbide 500R Performance Mid-Tower
April 30, 2015. - Reads: 58579
BitFenix Pandora MicroATX Case
April 19, 2015. - Reads: 60046
Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 ATX Tower
April 09, 2015. - Reads: 80728
Cooler Master Silencio 652S Tower Case
March 30, 2015. - Reads: 65534


Complete|Mobile Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 79569
Logic Supply CL100 Fanless Braswell NUC PC
June 05, 2016. - Reads: 79028
Logic Supply ML100G-10 Fanless NUC PC
June 14, 2015. - Reads: 32298
Zotac ZBOX CI321 Fanless Nano PC
April 27, 2015. - Reads: 65638
Logic Supply ML210G-10 Fanless Bay Trail System
March 03, 2015. - Reads: 28650
Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano Fanless Barebones Mini-PC
November 04, 2014. - Reads: 71520
Logic Supply ML400G-50 Fanless m-ITX PC
October 29, 2014. - Reads: 31807
Gigabyte BRIX Pro SFF Powerhouse
October 06, 2014. - Reads: 45345
ASUS X200MA: 11.6-inch Bay Trail Notebook
July 31, 2014. - Reads: 112039
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 140328
Supermicro SuperServer 5018A-FTN4 Rackmount Server
March 04, 2014. - Reads: 78642
Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Budget AMD Ultrabook
January 27, 2014. - Reads: 44939
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 507848
Haswell comes to NUC
December 07, 2013. - Reads: 122019
Logic Supply LGX ML300 Fanless NUC
November 22, 2013. - Reads: 76590
Mobile Convergence: Windows 8 Convertibles Samsung ATIV 500T, MS Surface Pro
February 17, 2013. - Reads: 32172
Certified Silent Puget Serenity Pro
December 10, 2012. - Reads: 76784
Intel Next Unit of Computing Kit DC3217BY
November 19, 2012. - Reads: 167740
Giada A51 Mini PC
November 05, 2012. - Reads: 45158
Lenovo ThinkCentre M92z All-In-One Desktop PC
October 29, 2012. - Reads: 60147


Cooling

Stock AMD & Intel Coolers
April 09, 2016. - Reads: 91642
AMD Wraith: Upgraded Stock Cooler
February 22, 2016. - Reads: 67924
Reeven Okeanos Dual Fan CPU Heatsink
October 05, 2015. - Reads: 31295
Scythe Ninja 4: A Legend Reborn
July 05, 2015. - Reads: 115156
Scythe Mugen Max & Deepcool Lucifer V2 Heatsinks
February 22, 2015. - Reads: 72808
Deepcool Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 AIO Liquid Cooler
February 16, 2015. - Reads: 39865
Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 & Cryorig H5 Universal Coolers
February 08, 2015. - Reads: 81102
NoFan CR-80EH & CS-60 Fanless Cooler & Case
February 02, 2015. - Reads: 134877
Phanteks PH-TC14S & Cryorig C1 CPU Coolers
January 20, 2015. - Reads: 116859
New 92mm-fan Tower Coolers from Noctua
January 06, 2015. - Reads: 83303
Swiftech H240-X CPU Liquid Cooling Kit
December 16, 2014. - Reads: 68365
Arctic Accelero Hybrid II-120 Liquid GPU Cooler
December 09, 2014. - Reads: 72878
Cryorig R1 Ultimate & Universal CPU Coolers
December 02, 2014. - Reads: 86067
NZXT Kraken G10 Graphics Adapter
November 03, 2014. - Reads: 61745
NZXT Kraken X61 28cm Liquid Cooler
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 170583
Recommended Heatsinks
September 20, 2014. - Reads: 1378437
Enermax Liqtech 120X AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
September 10, 2014. - Reads: 36669
Sub-$20 CPU Coolers: A Reader's Roundup
September 05, 2014. - Reads: 190828
LEPA LV12 Direct-Touch Heatsink
August 25, 2014. - Reads: 31488
NZXT Kraken X31 & X41 Liquid CPU Coolers
August 11, 2014. - Reads: 123105


Do-It-Yourself Systems

Small Footprint Silent Lab PC
August 08, 2016. - Reads: 79569
Quiet 4K Gaming PC Build Guide
February 02, 2016. - Reads: 284901
Quiet SLI Gaming PC Build Guide
March 05, 2015. - Reads: 189482
Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
January 14, 2015. - Reads: 294163
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #3: BitFenix Prodigy Edition
December 30, 2015. - Reads: 174241
Quiet Mini-ITX Gaming Build Guide #2: NCASE M1 Edition
December 23, 2014. - Reads: 295948
Journey to a Silent MicroATX Gamer
December 22, 2014. - Reads: 317318
Quiet Mini-ITX Gamer Build Guide
December 04, 2014. - Reads: 340024
Quiet ATX Gamer, R5 Version
November 26, 2014. - Reads: 292796
SPCR's Quiet ATX Gaming Build Guide
November 19, 2014. - Reads: 158536
Gigabyte GA-F2A85XN-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard
August 05, 2013. - Reads: 109749
Build the Perfect Lab or Office Workstation
October 24, 2011. - Reads: 225636
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 440489
Miika's DIY Silent Aluminum-frame HTPC
March 14, 2011. - Reads: 100818
Single Moving Part PC in Silverstone TJ08
May 30, 2009. - Reads: 149310
Silent PC with No Moving Parts
April 09, 2009. - Reads: 129136
Quiet Media PC made from Junk
April 23, 2007. - Reads: 206251
Bill's Recycled, Fanless, Silent Woodbox Computer
October 25, 2006. - Reads: 235087
Superquiet Superclocked DIY Core 2 Duo System
October 02, 2006. - Reads: 444451
Jani's Big Quiet Wood Case PC
August 02, 2006. - Reads: 128089


Fans|Controls

120mm Fan Roundup: Scythe, 1stPlayer, Reeven, Phanteks
October 25, 2015. - Reads: 109785
Sharkoon SHARK Blades & SilverStone FQ121 120mm Fans
June 20, 2014. - Reads: 72901
Scythe GlideStream, Slip Stream XT, and Grand Flex Fans
October 01, 2013. - Reads: 162290
Second 140 mm Fan Roundup: Antec, bequiet!, Corsair, Scythe
May 28, 2013. - Reads: 319680
First 140 mm Fan Roundup: Noctua, Phanteks, Xigmatek
May 21, 2013. - Reads: 522822
Fan Roundup #7: Antec, be quiet!, Corsair, GELID, Noiseblocker, SilverStone
April 24, 2013. - Reads: 509754
Recommended Fans
September 25, 2012. - Reads: 1699966
SpeedFan: A Guide to Universal Motherboard Fan Control
July 02, 2012. - Reads: 512895
Fan Roundup #6: Scythe, Noiseblocker, Antec, Nexus, Thermalright
June 03, 2012. - Reads: 472898
Zalman CPU & VGA Power Consumption Meter
December 03, 2010. - Reads: 26468
Fan Test System, SPCR 2010
May 18, 2010. - Reads: 159599
Fan Roundup #5: Attack of the 120 Scythes
May 08, 2008. - Reads: 592441
Zalman ZM-MFC2: 4 x Fan Controller + Power Meter
October 11, 2007. - Reads: 133530
SPCR's Fan Roundup #4: 120mm Fans II
May 22, 2007. - Reads: 501521
A New Way of Testing Fan Airflow
May 01, 2007. - Reads: 214797
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #3: 92mm Fans
February 09, 2007. - Reads: 325405
SPCR's Fan Round-Up #2: 120mm Fans
November 27, 2006. - Reads: 1836082
80x25mm Fan Round-Up #1
November 12, 2006. - Reads: 521332
Anatomy of the Silent Fan
November 10, 2006. - Reads: 430097
SPCR's Fan Testing Methodology [2006]
November 01, 2006. - Reads: 107724


Power

Silverstone SX600-G: SFX 80+ Gold PSU
September 03, 2014. - Reads: 82225
Recommended Power Supplies
September 25, 2013. - Reads: 1681919
Rosewill Silent Night 500 Platinum 80 Plus
April 16, 2013. - Reads: 78445
Power Lost: A Better Way to Compare PSU Efficiency
December 12, 2012. - Reads: 29705
Seasonic Platinum Fanless 520W PSU
December 11, 2012. - Reads: 236085
Super Flower Golden Green 350W PSU
October 18, 2012. - Reads: 82144
bequiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply
October 17, 2012. - Reads: 110292
CoolerMaster Silent Pro M2 720W PSU
October 11, 2012. - Reads: 129496
Enermax Platimax 600W
September 23, 2012. - Reads: 89128
Seasonic G360 PSU: High efficiency & performance, low price
September 17, 2012. - Reads: 170462
Seasonic SS-350TGM 80 Plus Gold TFX
March 04, 2012. - Reads: 132522
Power Distribution in Three PCs (2012)
February 26, 2012. - Reads: 67221
Kingwin LZP-1000: Platinum Efficiency at a KiloWatt
February 10, 2012. - Reads: 59852
Seasonic X-1050 PSU: Gold at Kilowatt+
January 18, 2012. - Reads: 153389
Fanless Power Supply PC Build Guide
October 08, 2011. - Reads: 440489
Fanless PSUs: Kingwin Stryker STR-500 & Silverstone ST50NF
October 07, 2011. - Reads: 134495
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W Power Supply
May 25, 2011. - Reads: 126657
Corsair Gold: AX850 Power Supply
September 22, 2010. - Reads: 200168
Cougar GX-700: 80 Plus Gold from a new brand
September 08, 2010. - Reads: 62250
Antec TruePower New TP-750
September 02, 2010. - Reads: 123558


Storage

Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD
March 09, 2016. - Reads: 61172
SilverStone TS431U 4-Bay External Enclosure
February 11, 2016. - Reads: 49421
WD Black 6TB Performance Hard Drive
November 23, 2015. - Reads: 36574
WD Blue SSHD 4TB & 1TB Hybrid Drives
November 09, 2015. - Reads: 38926
Kingston HyperX Predator 480GB M.2/PCI-E SSD
September 07, 2015. - Reads: 25728
Thecus W4000+ Windows Powered 4-Bay NAS
August 20, 2015. - Reads: 23360
Kingston HyperX Savage 480GB SSD
August 10, 2015. - Reads: 33874
Samsung Wireless & Seagate Backup Plus External HDDs
January 07, 2015. - Reads: 21733
Samsung M9T 2TB (2.5-inch) & Seagate SSHD 2TB
November 24, 2014. - Reads: 104910
Crucial MX100 512GB & Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSDs
October 20, 2014. - Reads: 58504
Thecus N7710-G 7-Bay NAS with 10 GbE
October 14, 2014. - Reads: 34678
Recommended Hard Drives
October 04, 2014. - Reads: 1406599
WD Red 6TB and 1TB (2.5-inch) Hard Drives
September 02, 2014. - Reads: 89541
Seagate Enterprise Class v4 6TB Hard Drive
August 18, 2014. - Reads: 37190
QNAP TurboNAS TS-469L 4-Bay NAS Server
March 26, 2014. - Reads: 140328
Mediasonic ProBox 4-Bay 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure
February 26, 2014. - Reads: 89349
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD
February 12, 2014. - Reads: 41517
HP Proliant MicroServer Gen8
January 16, 2014. - Reads: 507848
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB
December 31, 2014. - Reads: 87414
Western Digital Red 4TB & Se 4TB Hard Drives
October 21, 2013. - Reads: 125903


Audio|Video|Misc

Samsung S27B970 WQHD LED Monitor
November 28, 2012. - Reads: 50344
Audioengine A5+ Speakers and Wireless Audio Adapter
April 18, 2012. - Reads: 94346
Tiché PC HDD Vibration Killer
February 05, 2012. - Reads: 75361
WD Livewire Powerline Networking Kit
January 15, 2012. - Reads: 38991
Samsung HW-D550 HT Sound Bar
January 12, 2012. - Reads: 46822
Paradigm Millenia HT Speaker System
December 08, 2011. - Reads: 67347
WD TV Live Streaming Media Player
November 20, 2011. - Reads: 191182
Samsung PN58C6400 Plasma HDTV
February 28, 2011. - Reads: 40817
Soundscience Rockus 3D | 2.1 speaker system
February 08, 2011. - Reads: 49840
Samsung LN55C650 55" LCD HDTV
November 18, 2010. - Reads: 48852
Wireless mouse-in Keyboards from Enermax and Moneual
February 11, 2010. - Reads: 45973
LogicSupply's BCM970012 PCIe mini card for 1080p on Intel Atom
February 04, 2010. - Reads: 67653
Samsung UN55B7100 55" LED HDTV
December 21, 2009. - Reads: 61784
Low Power Monitors from Samsung and Lenovo
October 07, 2009. - Reads: 42321
Samsung YP-S3 digital media player
March 30, 2009. - Reads: 28806
Xonar HDAV1.3 Deluxe: Asus HTPC sound card does Everything
February 14, 2009. - Reads: 301226
How to stop the whining noise of your LCD monitor
November 05, 2008. - Reads: 119591
AudioEngine A2: Little Big Speakers
May 29, 2008. - Reads: 161030
PC Hi-Fi: Scythe's Kama Bay Amp
March 25, 2008. - Reads: 174221
Quiet Mice from Quiet Mouse
January 25, 2008. - Reads: 75348