July 6, 2012
Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler Review
Today We will be reviewing Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler Review , So without wasting time lets jump into the review and see what their product can do for us
|Heatsink Dimension||(L)130mm X (W)74mmX (H)158.7mm|
|Heatsink Weight||790 g|
|Heatpipe||Ø 6mm X 6pcs|
|Suggest Fan||120mm X 120mm X 25mm/140mm X140mm X25mm|
|Suggest Noise Level (dBA)||Below 26dBA|
|Air Flow||57 CFM|
|Direction of heatsink||Faces the rear exhaust system fan|
|CPU Platform||Intel Socket LGA 775/1366/1156/1155/2011 , AMD Socket AM2/2+/3/3+(FM2)|
Some of the features of CPU cooler are ,
- Top fin made of scratch-resistant Stainless Steel to preserve shine.
- Minimal air resistance between fins allowing best balance between noise and performance in range of . For all out performance, fan RPM at 1600 or above is recommended.
- Heatpipes are lined up in a straight line to prevent air back draft allowing air to easily pass through the heatsink body.
- Wide gaps between fins with mathematically calculated thickness to maximize best air-to-surface cooling rate.
- Easy-to-install retention mechanism for LGA 775, 1366, 1155, 1156 and 2011 and AM2/AM2+/AM3/AM3+(FM2).
- Includes easy-to-apply high grade thermal compound, a perfect sidekick to all Prolimatech heatsinks.
- New Universal Backplate to support all Intel platforms.
- Two sets of fan clips for a duo-fan installation.
Unboxing and Packaging
The Megahalems Rev.C is shipped in white colored box . As you can see that they have already mentioned that there is a LGA2011 kit included in it which is a quite good addition to this CPU cooler . Also other supported chipsets are also mentioned at the bottom left of the box .
After opening the box , We found different mounting kits for installing the CPU cooler also there is included a manual and a high end thermal paste . Also there are some fan clips included . Note that there are no fans included in it ,so you have to buy after market fans to install in it .
Also in the box there Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU cooler included , The Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler has amazing built quality and large number of densely packed fins to dissipate hit faster than normal coolers .Also the size of the cooler is not small , It is larger than normal aftermarket coolers .
Closer Look at the Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler
Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler is made up of high quality stainless steal , which provides excellent performance in cooling up your computer system . Also note that the number of fins and the arrangement is amazing which help the cooler to remove heat faster and efficiently . Also the bottom part of the CPU Cooler which is in contact with the processor is very nice built . The steel plain part which when contact with the processor give amazing cooling performance .
Also note that , there are 6 heat pipes which are passing through the fins to the bottom part to dissipate maximum heat as possible .
Performance Result and Benchmark
The rig we will be using today for testing Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler is ,
- Intel Core i7 2600K CPU
- ASUS P8Z68 V PRO
- 8GB Patriot Memory RAM
- Kingston SSDNow V+200 90GB SSD ( OS )
The results for Stock CPU temperature and Overclocked CPU Temperate @ 4.6 GHz are below
Note : All the temperatures shown below in the table are for 100% Load and the readings are in Centigrade Scale. Also the fans used with this CPU Cooler are Prolimatech Vortex Blue LED 12cm Fan .
In the End ( Conclusion )
Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler installation was pretty simple , Every step was clearly mentioned in the manual provided with the it . Also the cooling results are very amazing if we compare it to the results of other after market high end CPU Coolers .
But on the other there some flaws like the Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler does not come with the fans so if you are looking for this particular CPU Cooler keep in mind that you wont be getting any fans with it and you have to fans separately . But for the price of Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler the performance is amazing .
We are pleased to announce that Prolimatech Megahalems Rev.C CPU Cooler receives award at TechTipsnReview for its performance regarding the cooling and the quality structure and built quality .