The Shuriken 2 stands at 58mm tall including the 92×15 Kaze Flex PWM fan and is almost a square in width and height where it takes up 93mm and 94mm, respectively. The cooler is designed to fit in just about any motherboard configuration, and in most cases. The cooler is upgradable and includes longer fan screws so that users can replace the 15mm tall fan with a 25mm version, the 25mm fan option is not included.… Read More Scythe Shuriken 2 Low-Profile CPU Cooler – Review (Updated)
Adrian Waters is an Australian PC enthusiast that mostly builds PCs for friends and family, but enjoys putting in a bit of extra work to make these PCs stand out as unique and memorable. Whether it’s just a few adjustments to add a color theme, or a fully custom build, all of his work leaves a lasting impression. Below is an interview with him, as well as details and pictures of some of his most impressive work. Enjoy!… Read More Builder’s Showcase – Adrian Waters
On the lower end of the TDP range is the NH-L9a, and as one of the CPU coolers with the lowest profile available, it is currently one of the most popular and desirable coolers on the SFF market, especially as case makers are becoming more and more daring and are releasing smaller and shorter cases, every year! While everyone loves the performance that virtually all Noctua coolers offer, not everyone is a fan of the iconic Noctua brown and tan look, so I’m sure that many enthusiasts were excited to hear that Noctua released the all black chromax version of this tiny cooler. This is the model that we will be taking a look at in this review.… Read More Noctua NH-L9a-AM4 Chromax Black Low-Profile CPU Cooler – Review
I receive quite a few inquiries about the hardware in my build, or the parts of my setup, so I figured it would be a fun idea to post them on here, and update it as things change! I will start with my PC first, and zoom out to my setup.… Read More My Build & Setup 2020!
We have partnered with Scythe to give y’all a Valentine’s Day gift!
We are giving away 5 Big Shuriken 3 CPU coolers!!!
There will be 3 winners in the US and 2 international winners!
Winners will be announced on Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14th)!!!… Read More Give Away! Scythe Big Shuriken 3 CPU Cooler – Winners picked on Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14th)!
There are a few select brands that come to mind for most enthusiasts when it comes to keeping PCs, and more specifically, processors, nice and cool. Well Scythe seems intent on adding itself to that list of names, and with products like the Big Shuriken 3 and accompanying Kaze Flex fans, it’s well on it’s way to getting there.… Read More Scythe Big Shuriken 3 Low-Profile CPU Cooler & Kaze Flex 120mm Fans – Review
The Nintendo Switch has the market cornered when it comes to portable gaming, but that doesn’t mean people don’t have other viable options. In this piece, we highlight two major portable gaming options.… Read More The Nintendo Switch’s Competition! Two Alternatives to the Most Popular Portable Console
I wanted to achieve a ‘console-style’ couch gaming experience because I wanted a little versatility when it came to how I spend my time gaming. Sometimes I want to just hang out with the girlfriend on the couch, or do a little multiplayer/split screen gaming when guests come over, so I don’t always want to play at my desk.… Read More Guide to PC Couch Gaming with a Controller!
SFF enthusiasts! Welcome to the 4th ever UMC showdown! For those of you that have already seen how the contest works, feel free to skip straight down to it and get to viewing and voting! A quick note for everyone: This round there will be voting here on the blog post alongside the Instagram post… Read More Ultimate MITX/MATX Championships – Round 4
Johan has been modding for a few years, and runs a modders blog site called Minimalistic PC where he showcases his and his friend’s projects! You can check out his page HERE… Read More Builder’s Showcase -Johan Nyman