Be quiet! has announced Shadow Rock Slim 2 CPU cooler: suitable for gaming, multimedia and graphics systems in relatively small cases.
The solution has an aluminum heat sink with four high performance 6mm heat pipes with HDT direct contact technology running through it. At the base is a clamping plate that acts as a small auxiliary heatsink.
The quiet-oriented 135mm be quiet! fan strikes the perfect balance between cooling performance and quietness. The fan runs smoothly thanks to nine optimized fan blades and a long-lasting screw-cut plain bearing. Rotation speed is up to 1400 rpm and noise level is below 23,7 dBA.
It can also cool processors with a TDP of up to 160W. The brushed aluminum top cover gives the solution an elegant appearance. Overall dimensions of the product are 74 × 137 × 161mm. It is said to be compatible with AMD Socket AM4/AM3(+) and Intel LGA 1200/2066/1150/1151/1155/2011(-3) processors. Price will be about 46 euros;