Silent PC Review is passionate about ergonomic spaces for people and finding creative, practical solutions to silencing all kinds of IT machines. We provide detailed reviews and ground-breaking knowhow about the acoustics of computers and components, as well as their energy efficiency and thermal performance.

The Silent PC has a new address

Tomas Risberg wrote to say that his landmark site, The Silent PC, has been moved to a new domain: All silent PC enthusiasts should update their bookmarks. SPCR's has already been updated (in

Quiet CoolerMaster HSF reviews at

German silent hardware website looks at 2 new quiet HSF's from CoolerMaster. What's really interesting is that they take noise measurements and find both comparable in cooling and noise to a Thermalright AX-7.

Cooler Master Aero 7 ASB-V73
Coolermaster Aero Cool Deep Impact DP-101


April 4, 2003 - Some 36 hours after the move, DNS name servers seem to have updated and all links on the site appear to be working normally. The problems noted below have been resolved.
A few people have reported issues with the forums, but they have generally been sorted out.

There have been some comments about improvements in access time; it would be useful to hear whether others have noticed any change in responsiveness. Please post your feedback here:

April 2, 2003 - We moved the site to a new server and web host a few hours ago! A rather arduous and slightly sweat-inducing procedure for many reasons, but things generally appear to work more or less as usual.

We are aware of glitches -- in the Forums as well as images not appearing on some of articles. Both will be tended to within the next 24-48 hours. If you notice anything other than these known problems, please help us out by dropping me a line at mikec @

The address 64.95... you see on your web browser is temporary and will be replaced with the usual www.silent... in a few days.

Thanks for your patience and cooperation, everyone.