The Freezer i30 is an enthusiast-grade CPU cooler for the latest Intel socket 2011, as well as sockets 1150, 1155 and 1156. Patented technologies, direct touch heatpipes, precision machining, a fan vibration absorption and a brand new mounting system offers you plenty of overclocking headroom at a minimal noise level.
4 x Ï 8 mm Heatpipes and aluminium fins
Aluminum fins x 48, thickness: 0.5 mm
Backplate / Bolt thru design
Intel Socket 2011, 1156, 1155, 1150
400-1350rpm PWM Control
Full Speed = 0.3 Sone
Full Speed = 74cfm
Direct Touch Heatpipe Heatsink
The Freezer i30 heatsink consists of 4 double-sided direct touch heatpipes, 8mm in diameter. A patented process (20 2011 000 71.8) allows us to pack the heatpipes without gaps and thus increase the contact surface and achieve better flatness by precision machining û both leading to an improved heat transfer.
Efficient Heat Dissipation
As a combined result of the 4 direct touch heatpipes, 48 Aluminum fins, an interchangeable 120 mm PWM Fan (ARCTIC F12 PWM), and the famousARCTIC MX-4 thermal compound (included), the Freezer i30 offers superior cooling performance with a maximum cooling capacity of 320 Watts and lots of headroom for overclocking.
Cooling Performance at Intel Core i7-3960X (overclocked)
Due to the low-noise impeller of theARCTIC F12 PWM fan and the rubber vibration absorbers, theFreezer i30 generates a negligible noise level of only 0.3 Sone even at full speed (1,350 RPM). Furthermore, as controlled by PWM signal, this fan runs only at the optimized speed based on actual needs, which in turns minimizes the noise level further.
The Freezer i30 can be mounted in all 4 directions in order to satisfy different air flow preferences due to various PC case and hard ware configurations.
Sturdy Mounting Mechanism
There is no need to worry about the weight of this muscular, yet gentle cooler. The Freezer i30 applies a durable steel mounting clip and a back-plate*. As a result it has an excellent mounting stability and is fully transport-proof.
Socket 2011: Back-plate is integrated in original Intel socket already.
Socket 1155, 1156: Additional back-plate is bundled with product.
NNot that you have to replace the fan, but that flexibility is offered!