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StarTech FAN3701U

StarTech FAN3701U

This 60x10mm Socket 7/370 CPU Cooler helps keep your 1U servers Read more

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Overall 10
10

Last of its kind

Anonymous, Newegg
12 September 2010
  • Summary: The product Features description is somewhat wrong. "AMD: Athlon & Duron up to 1 GHz" would be for a Socket A, not a Socket 7 which has a max of a 550MHz AMD K6-III+. Although from what I've read, some can be used on all three socket types, making them "Socket 370 / 7/ A".
  • Pros: I've always preferred good copper heatsinks and I'm glad I can find one for my socket 7/AMD K6-III+ setup. I can't say what the temperature difference is as the mainboard has no means of telling me but what I can say is that after running prime95 for a day and after over a year of using it I've h...
  • Cons: -The cooler it replaced, a StarTech FANP1003LD, was a lot quieter. With the only other fan being the PSU fan, combined with a silent hard drive I had; the machine was dead silent. Obviously it's not as loud as some of the other 5-6 fan machines I have, and more air flow means more noise but I sti...
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