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Thermalright HR-05
4.9 out of 10

Thermalright HR-05

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Review: Thermalright HR-05 IFX

TechREACTION
1 March 2010
  • Conclusion: With the overwhelming improvement in temperatures it is hard to find negative things to say. However, while we appreciated the 80mm fan clips very much, where was our fan? Thermalright, do you not see how much of an improvement the fan made?
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Overall 9
9.0

Thermalright HR-05-SLI Chipset Heatsink Review

PC Modding Malaysia
13 September 2006
  • Conclusion: All in all, the HR-05-SLI heatsink is yet another impressive chipset cooler by Thermalright. It has two heatpipes, a large copper base and massive surface area designed for passive cooling.
  • Pros: Excellent build quality, Copper base, Two heatpipes, Massive surface area, Works passively, Easy installation
  • Cons: Compatibility issues with certain boards
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Overall 9
8.5

Thermalright HR-05 Chipset Heatsink Review

PC Modding Malaysia
27 June 2006
  • Conclusion: Overall, the Thermalright HR-05 is an impressive chipset heatsink. Thermalright did the right choice by following the foot steps of the High-Riser series and the result speaks for itself. Although the size of the heatsink is massive, we couldn’t believe how easy it was to install.
  • Pros: Impressive design, Easy to install, Works passively, Massive fins, Heatpipe cooled, Compatibility with a lot of chipsets
  • Cons: Fan mounting could be better, Huge
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Expert Review

Red&Blackness
12 April 2006
  • Conclusion: As a passive cooler the HR-05 is comparable to a leading chipset cooler that uses a fan; with a fan the HR-05 should suit even overclockers.Installation is a breeze, requiring no tools or motherboard removal.The only drawback may be its height depending on where your chipset is placed on your...
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Overall 8
8.0

Thermalright HR-05/IFX

XSReviews
15 February 2011
  • Conclusion: This heatsink does exactly what it sets out to do; cool. It does the job well, and it can be run easily in either passive or active forms. However, finding a motherboard that needs this level of cooling is difficult, and unless you want to sink £15 into this cooler, plus Thermalright’s £15 PWM...
  • Pros: Looks great, Excellent finish, Fantastic cooling
  • Cons: Flawed; can’t be used with most performance motherboards
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Overall 7
7.0

Thermalright HR-05

XSReviews
15 February 2011
  • Conclusion: The HR-05 is meticulously put together, with the quality control an obvious forte of ThermalRight. The mounting system is an elegant solution to the varying hole width that motherboards provide and keeps the cooler in place while it does its trick.
  • Pros: Cools well, Immaculate machining, Secure mounting system
  • Cons: Flawed; can’t be used with most performance motherboards
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Thermalright HR-05 SLI Chipsatzkühler

Hardware-Mods.com
3 November 2008

Thermalright HR-05

fan-x.de
27 August 2008
  • Conclusion: Mit dem HR-05 hat Thermalright einen leistungsstarken und günstigen Northbridgekühler im Programm, der auch für nForce 4 Chipsätze ohne zusätzlichen Lüfter ausreichend kühlt. Damit dürfte er gerade für lärmgeplagte nForce4 Besitzer die erhoffte Lösung sein, solange der Thermalright HR-05 auch auf...
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Im Test - Thermalright HR-05 Northbridge-Kühler

hardware-experten.de
21 February 2008
  • Conclusion: Die Verarbeitung und das Design des Thermalright HR-05 kann als tadellos bezeichnet werden. Bei der Halterung jedoch (zumindest für unser ASUS P5B) bietet Hersteller Thermalright eine wirklich mangelhafte Lösung an. Auch ein Biegen der entsprechenden Halteklammer brachte keinen Erfolg.
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Thermalright HR-05 SLI

fan-x.de
18 September 2006
  • Conclusion: Der HR05-SLI schlägt den Zalman um Längen. Nebenbei hat sich die Grafikkartentemperatur noch um 6K vermindert, da der VF900 jetzt mehr Platz zum Atmen hat. Alles in Allem eine sehr gute SLI Variante der aktuellen Chipsatzkühlerreferenz.
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