Pros: It is quite and very low profile. It looked like a winner.
Cons: CPU is a pentium D running at 2.8ghz per core. It was running anywhere from 35-50 deg. C with stock cooler. This cooler put me upwards of 70-80. Hopefully Newegg will take it back. Terrible cooling properties.
Summary: Too bad because this one looks sleeker than the stock Intel HSF. But it's inside a case so that doesn't matter - just performance
Cons: This is the first poor review I've given on Newegg. I tried this out because I thought it would be quieter than the stock Intel HSF and it's very low profile, which I needed for my mini-itx case. To my suprise the HSF that comes with the Intel Pentium e5200 was also low-profile (although the fan ...