How to Choose the Best PC Radiator

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If you are looking for a PC radiator that’s designed to cool your system you’ve come to the right place. Here we’ll go over a few options including the XSPC TX120 Ultrathin Corsair’s Hydro X Series XR5 360mm Water Cooling Radiator the NZXT Kraken Z63 and the Thermaltake Riing 12 Series High Static Pressure Fan.

XSPC TX120 Ultrathin

Among the hottest trends in computer cooling thin PC radiators are gaining popularity. With its thin profile and small footprint the XSPC TX120 Ultrathin PC radiator offers great flexibility. It can be installed in already-built cases and its reduced height allows it to fit in even small spaces. Its low-profile design is also compatible with finished home PCs and uses a high-quality lot process to achieve precise airflow.

Corsair’s Hydro X Series XR5 360mm Water Cooling Radiator

The CORSAIR Hydro X Series ‘XR5’ 360mm water cooling radiator delivers extreme custom liquid cooling performance. This 360mm radiator features premium copper and brass cores and 25 micron thick cooling fins. Its integrated fan screw guides and built-in Screw Protection Plates make fan installation easy. This radiator features 120mm fans and is compatible with both AMD and Intel LGA 1200 and AM4 sockets.

This radiator is 30mm thick which puts it into the 25-30mm thickness class. You’ll need a custom watercooling case for this radiator. If you don’t have one already you’ll need to consider getting one. Corsair sent me a review sample for this review but you can purchase one here. There are many different versions of this radiator available so be sure to read about each one carefully before you buy.

NZXT Kraken Z63

If you want to add cooling power to your computer consider an NZXT Kraken Z63 PC heatsink. This radiator is capable of challenging even the drainiest applications such as gaming. The CPU block is a difficult component to cool but the Kraken Z63 has been designed to optimize airflow. The block’s two 140mm Aer P fans circulate air around the PC and are capable of working as exhaust fans too. Its two 140mm fan blades also have a rubber and nylon braiding allowing the liquid to reach the CPU block efficiently.

The Kraken Z63 comes in a rectangular package that is purple and white. It features a label that tells what the product is and what it is made of. This product also includes an image of the inside of the PC system. The box also contains descriptions of the product’s features. To unpack the package you need to remove the top cover and latch. This should help you access the internal components.

Thermaltake Riing 12 Series High Static Pressure Fan

The Thermaltake Riing 12 Series High Static-Pressure Fan for PC radiator offers improved static pressure with a patented orange LED Ring. Its anti-vibration mounting system and hydraulic bearings deliver quiet operation. In addition to an impressive cooling performance this fan features a patented LED Ring to maintain uniform color and brightness. Its design ensures a beautiful lighting effect that is visible from every angle.

The R12 Series High Static-Pressure Fan for PC radiator offers excellent cooling performance in extreme liquid-cooling configurations. Thermaltake’s LCS-certified products are designed to meet the highest technical standards for design and performance as well as hardcore enthusiast standards. This high-performance fan offers up to 40% better cooling performance than the standard case fan. Its special design ensures fitment and performance with the most advanced PC chassis.

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