is a database of many popular models of heatsinks. We include the heatsink
and fan specifications as well as the official product website. There
is also a section for readers to input their experiences about the heatsinks.
At the very bottom of each heatsink page is a listing of the known reviews
of that heatsink. This provides an easy way to read professional
hardware reviews of the heatsink.
We do not review heatsinks
ourselves. We do not recommend one heatsink over another. We
simply provide a tool to allow the informed customer to perform research
on a particular heatsink. In this manner, we try to maintain neutrality.
We have received several
emails requesting that we provide a ranking of heatsinks based upon performance.
We cannot do this. It is not possible to compare heatsinks across
different batches of tests by different reviewers or even by the same reviewer
for that matter. Each test has a multitude of factors that influence
heatsink performance and it would not be possible to rank the heatsinks
since each reviewer has different testing paradigms, environmental conditions,
and accuracy. However, by reading several reviews from different
websites for a particular heatsink, you can have a very good feel of the
performance of that heatsink.
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