- Brand: Noctua
- Model: NH-L9i Low Profile Cooler for LGA 115X
- Website: http://www.noctua.at/main.php?show=productview&products_id=50&lng=en
- RRP: £34.99 (At time of review)
With demands for CPU coolers being at an all-time high, everyone ranging from consumers all the way down to business customers have different criteria to meet. From the needs required to cool the monstrous Intel i7 4770k, all the way to i3’s and Pentiums, there are a host of options available to cover the entire spectrum of CPU’s available.
Noctua are one such company, with their legendary DH-14 cooler, they led the market on high performance CPU coolers for a long period of time, only recently being dethroned by the introduction of the all-in-one CPU liquid coolers.
At one end of the spectrum are the low profile coolers and today I will be taking a look at Noctua’s latest low profile offering which is only designed for use on Intel’s LGA 115X socket, the NH-L9i, will it put a dent in the big boys of cooling, or is it only suited to HTPCs and the like? Let’s find out, starting with some specifications…