Cooling Archive

Review of the GIM RGB Case Fans: Exploring 3 Options

Part of the fun of building your own PC is making a rig that is visually stunning, in addition to practically powerful. A blank, slate-gray brick without any lights hardly looks like a top-of-the-line gaming PC compared to one with spinning and glowing fans. Glowing fans, in particular, can make your PC look like a high-tech machine while also helping you keep your vital components …

Best 5.25″ Front Panel Cooling Fan Controller

RGB lighting has been getting more and more popular in recent years. If you’ve got a gaming PC with a see-through case, an RGB light kit is practically mandatory. It highlights all the gorgeous parts that would otherwise be hidden behind an aluminum panel. Nowadays, you can buy just about any type of lighting you want. From individual colors to rainbow patterns to lights that …

The Most Effective and Best 120mm Cooling Case Fans

Take a moment and imagine your dream PC. You’ve got the latest i7-7700K processor jacked into the best Z270 motherboard, four GTX-1080’s in quad-SLI and even the most over-clockable DDR4 RAM, topped off with the liquid cpu cooler. Finally, you’ve spent the last couple days tweaking your overclock to achieve peak performance. Even after all this work, you check the online benchmarks and find that …

Guide to the Best Liquid CPU Coolers for 2020

Improving the performance of your computer is easy. Just open your settings, tweak a few settings, and enjoy a faster computer! If you’re scoffing at that sentence, you’re likely familiar with how challenging it can be to get your computer to run at its peak. The thing is, most computers have no problem running well above their specified rating. It’s keeping them stable that’s the …