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Thermaltake Silent 1156 CPU Cooler Review
Author: Rafael Otto Coelho 36,642 views
Type: Reviews Last Updated: August 3, 2010
Page: 2 of 8
The Silent 1156
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In Figure 3, we have a front view of the cooler. The 90 mm fan has a plastic cone that directs the airflow to the heatsink.



Thermaltake Silent 1156
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Figure 3: Front view

In Figure 4, you can see the side of the cooler. Note that the heatsink is relatively small and it does not stay exactly over the base, so the cooler occupies little "airspace" over the motherboard. With this design, the fan does not interfere with memory modules, even if they have tall heatsinks.

Thermaltake Silent 1156
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Figure 4: Side view

In Figure 5, you can see the back of the cooler. The fins are firm and the cooler has an excellent overall quality.

Thermaltake Silent 1156
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Figure 5: Rear view

In Figure 6, you have a top view of the cooler. Note that the heatsink is relatively small, with plain fins.

Thermaltake Silent 1156
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Figure 6: Top view

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