be quiet! Shadow Rock 2 CPU Cooler Mini Review
Andy Ruffell / 10 years ago
be quiet! are a brand that we believe are one of the best in the world, and based on their success in Germany as the leading power supply manufacturer, they also have a big focus on cooling products too. This stemmed from previous models including the Shadow Rock Pro and Shadow Rock Top Flow, as well as their amazing Dark Rock series of coolers and now their new Shadow Rock 2 CPU cooler.
The Shadow Rock 2 is a premium CPU cooler based on award-winning technology that be quiet! are known for by offering quiet operation and extremely high performance. Couple all of this with an amazing price point, you won’t be disappointed.
In terms of its high performance, you’ll find a total of four 8mm heatpipes and a 180W TDP allowing it to keep even the most extreme, overclocked CPU’s at a comfortable temperature level. With its specially designed cooling fins and 120mm be quiet! PWM based fan, even when working at its peak, the unit will remain almost silent with a 25.4dBA noise level at 100% fan load.
The CPU cooler naturally is compatible with all current AMD and Intel CPU sockets, making it perfect for any user wanting extreme performance and silence for an attractive price point. The Shadow Rock 2 is also compatible with socket LGA 1150 (the latest Haswell CPU socket) for those wishing to jump onto the latest technology and comes included with a three year warranty, the German market leader are confident that the Shadow Rock 2 will help continue their success in the cooling market.
Check out our unboxing video for a closer look at the product and to see what it’s all about.
As you saw in the video, we do mention a giveaway, and if you’re interested in finding out exactly how to win one, we invite you to click on the button below: