Xigmatek Aegir SD128264

  • Xigmatek Aegir SD128264
90
Based on 11 scores, 28 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    8
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Excellent price for such a high end cooler.
  • Quiet operation with PWM.
  • High performance.

Cons:

  • I'd love to see a second fan included.
  • Noise Levels.

Expert reviews and ratings

By DreamWare Computers on

Xigmatek started out in 2005 with the goal of becoming an industry leader in the PC thermal industry. Since 2005, Xigmatek has not only developed an extensive lineup of PC component coolers (CPU, VGA and HDD), but they have also branched out into the...

By Hardware Secrets on

The Xigmatek is not as beautiful as the Dark Knight that we reviewed recently. It uses a similar fan and has a similar fin shape, but lacks the black nickel-plating.However, if we talk about performance, the Aegir is better. Probably thanks to its six...

By TechReaction.net on

The Xigmatek AEGIR is a full-featured mainstream cooler and we are pleased to see it raising the high-end of the mainstream bar. The AEGIR performed well throughout all of our tests, and could even handle the fully loaded i7 930 @ 4.0GHz while...

By Real World Labs on

Since i haven't had a chance to take a look at a Xigmatek solution for quite some time now i only remembered that they always had a great balance between performance and price and so i was expecting the same from the Aegir and i can say that i...

By Hi Tech Legion on

The Xigmatek Aegir is a very impressive CPU cooler in many ways, everything about it is executed the right way. The materials are excellent, the fins are heavy and not sharp, the contact points of the heat pipes are smoothed well, and the mounting...

By TweakNews on

Xigmatek's Aegir CPU cooler does indeed bring a lot to the party. With excellent cooling performance and a robust, yet easily installed mounting solution, this cooler ranks at the top of its class. White LEDs in the fan frame add a bit of visual...

By Pro-Clockers on

The tower design has been around for some time now. so we do not really expect to see any huge breakthroughs in most regards.. However, the Aegir does offer a lot in the form of technology, bringing Xigmatek's new Dual Layer Heat-pipe Direct Touch...

By FrostyTech on 97

Xigmatek continues the new trend of heatpipe stacking with its latest heatsink, the S128264 Aegir. The Aegir is an exposed heatpipe base tower heatsink made to accommodate one or two 120mm fans. ...

By techPowerUp! on 90

There's always something to look forward to with every new heatsink from Xigmatek. The tower-style heatsink design is not new, but Xigmatek innovates with each new cooler. Xigmatek Aegir introduced the Double-Layer Heatpipe Direct Touch (DL-HDT)...

By MadShrimps on

Even if the Aegir came with only one fan, it cooled with ease the CPU and the resulting temperatures put it at about the same level as the Noctua NH-U12P SE2, which, as we know, comes with two fans, for a push-pull configuration. However, it was...

By SweMOD on 100

We are today going to look at a new CPU cooler, namely the Xigmatek Aegir, which is available for most sockets you find today. All the newest Intel sockets are there, LGA 775 / 1155 / 1156 / 1366 and for AMD we find support for the AM2 and...

By Kitguru.net on 90

A class leading cooler and quite possibly the finest under £50.Remember you can win one of these coolers, as well as a Dark Knight with KitGuru, over...

By Pureoverclock on

The Xigmatek AEGIR continues in the HDT technology tradition with the new DLHDT (Double Layer with Heat-pip Direct Touch) a design that will prove to be extremely effective for cooling efficiency when used in a tower-style setup, doing a respectable...

By Benchmark Reviews on 90

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to...

International Review By Clube do Hardware on

O Xigmatek Aegir não é tão bonito quanto o Dark Knight, que testamos recentemente. Ele usa uma ventoinha semelhante e tem um formato das aletas parecido, mas não tem o acabamento niquelado preto.Porém, quando o assunto é...

International Review By PCBrain on 85

Quest oggi parleremo di Xigmatek, brand che, nonostante la giovane età, è tra produttori più conosciuti di dissipatori e chassis per il settore informatico. La società infatti, grazie ad un listino molto ricco e sempre in...

International Review By OCinside on

Ganz gleich, ob Netzteile, Gehäuse oder Kühler, Xigmatek hat sie alle und wir stellen heute davon den Aegir SD128264 CPU-Kühler vor.Der Hersteller beschreibt ihn auf seiner Webseite als High-End Kühler, der auf die D.L.H.D.T. -...

International Review By CaseUmbau on

Der Aegir ist nicht nur ein sehr leistungsfähiger Kühler sondern auch günstig wenn es um den Preis geht. Dies bedeutet aber nicht, dass bei der Verarbeitung Abstriche gemacht werden müssten. Auch die Halterung konnte die Redaktion...

International Review By hinnavaatlus.ee on 80

Xigmatek Aegir on siis uus protsessori jahuti Xigmatekilt, mida tutvustati 2010 aasta detsembris millel on 6 kuumatoru ja mille hind jääb krõbedate hulka ehk välismaa hindade järgi 49.90€, kuid meil arvatavasti kallim....

International Review By hdblog.it on 83

Dopo il Gaia, Xigmatek ci proprone nuovamente un prodotto interessante anche se appartenente a una fascia di prezzo completamente diversa. L’Aegir è sicuramente un cooler ben assemblato e curato nel bundle con prestazioni che gli permettono...