Intel Thermal Solution RTS2011LC

  • Intel Thermal Solution RTS2011LC
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  • Easy install.
  • Good build quality.
  • Quiet at low temperatures.


  • Loud at high temps.
  • Doesn’t cool as well as a $30 air cooler.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Maximum PC on 70

Intel isn’t shipping stock heatsinks with Sandy Bridge-E CPUs, perhaps assuming that consumers of $600 and $1,000 CPUs are going to want performance a little better than Intel’s stock coolers have typically provided. Instead, Intel is...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 70

All-in-one water cooling kits have been all the rage lately, and Intel has jumped on the bandwagon with its own high performance liquid cooling system, the RTS2011LC. If it looks a little familiar to you, it should – it’s made by Asetek who...

By on 71

Despite sharing much of its design with one of our favourite coolers, the Antec Kühler H2O 920 (our model wasn't compatible with LGA2011 so wasn't able to take part in testing), the Intel Thermal Solution RTS2011LC offers no fan control and...

By HotHardware on

Both the Corsair H80 and H100 offer significantly improved performance over Intel's liquid cooler and allow for stable overclocks at a higher frequency than the Intel product can reach. Between the H80 and the H100, we like the H100 more--provided...

By Legit Reviews on

The Intel RTS2011LC is the flashiest sealed water kit we have seen to date, but with the estimated MSRP of $70-$80 may be pricy for some enthusiasts' taste with similarly priced high end air cooling available....

By PC Mag on 60

If you need a cooler for your Sandy Bridge–E CPU—or just about any other Intel processor—the Intel RTS2011LC Liquid Cooling Solution is a decent choice, but prepare for some headaches while...

By Legit Reviews on

The Intel Developer Forum kicked off this morning and when it comes to desktop hardware all the focus is on the companies upcoming X79 chipset and the new LGA 2011 socket that will debut along with it. When the platform launches it will usher in...

International Review By on

Neue Prozessoren erfordern meist auch eine leistungsstarke Kühlung, dies gilt insbesondere für die Prozessoren der Intel Extreme-Serie. Um diesem wachsenden Kühlungsbedarf gerecht zu werden, bietet Intel mit dem Intel RTS2011LC erstmals...

International Review By on 65

Intel har med deres nye Sandy Brigde E processorer valgt ikke at tilføje en standart køler, da processorenernes målgruppe primært udskifter den alligevel, så de har fjernet den for at gøre det lidt billigere. Derfor har de...

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International Review By on

L’Intel RTS2011LC si dimostra un ottimo dissipatore, capace di gestire senza dubbio qualsiasi CPU in commercio proposta dalla case di Santa Clara. Come il lettore avrà appurato dai test, l’RTS2011LC può operare tranquillamente...