Noctua today announced a new version of its Award Winning High Performance heatsink "NH-D14" for Intel's Upcoming Sandy Bridge-E Platform (LGA2011). The NH-D14 Special Edition "SE2011" would be the successor to the company's original masterpiece NH-D14 which has won over 250 awards and set a benchmark in premium quality and quiet cooling.
The NH-D14 SE2011 is specifically designed for the Core i7 3000 Series Sandy Bridge-E processors, Its equipped with the Noctua's SecuFirm2 Mounting bracket and comes bundled with Noctua's own NF-P12/NF-P14 dual PWM fans.
"Hardware enthusiasts have every right to be excited about Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge-E processors, but to get the most out of it, you'll definitely need a high quality cooling solution", says Mag. Roland Mossig, Noctua CEO. "Our flagship model NH-D14 has earned a reputation as one of the finest high-end quiet coolers on the market, so we thought that this should be a perfect match. The new special edition for LGA2011 will keep your Sandy Bridge-E CPU cool no matter what you throw at it, and it will do so at minimum noise levels, thus appealing to overclockers and quiet enthusiasts alike."
The Heatsink features an 6 heatpipe dual radiator design to provide more surface area, better heat distribution and superb airflow efficiency. Equipped with the NF-P12 and NF-P14 PWM controlled fans which use Noctua's new, custom designed NE-FD1 PWM IC that integrates Smooth Commutation Drive (SCD) technology and thus makes them quieter at lower speeds.
The Heatsink is bundled with Noctua's Premium NH-T1 Thermal Compound and backed by a 6 Year Warranty, NH-D14 SE2011 is definitely a must have heatsink for Elite and Enthusiast Overclockers.
Price and Availability
The NH-D14 SE2011 will be available soon at a recommended retail price of EUR 74.90 / USD 84.90.