Editors Liked

  • Good performance, Low cost, Quality construction, Flexible mounting options with washer kit
  • Small, at only 47mm high including the fan, Supports most modern sockets, Well built
  • Good cooling performance for its size, Exceptional memory clearance, Affordable, Very quiet, Easy to install, Good build quality, Six year warranty with registration
  • High quality, High performance for so small cooler, Quiet work, Looks great, Perfect size for even the smallest computers,  

Editors Didn't Like

  • The fan is moulded to attach to the heatsink. If the fan was to fail, or you wished to change the fan, a custom mounting solution would be required. This is somewhat negated by CRYORIG's 5 year warranty though, Possible conflicts on some boards, but this
  • Fails FPU test, Limited socket support, Niche product, Packaging could offer more protection, Limited to roughly 95W TDP processors
  • Current backplate may interfere with some motherboard components