Today we have the opportunity to check out a brand probably not known by many, Xtreme Gear. Those who might know this brand probably know them for their computer systems. Xtreme Gear also makes a range of CPU Coolers, one of which we have to review today. The Xtreme Gear HP-1216B CPU Cooler is a powerful cooler which supports up to two 120mm fans (one blue included) and all newer processors. The best part is that it’s quite affordable. Read on further to see how well it performed.
|Rated Voltage||12 VDC|
|Rated Current||0.38 Amp (MAX)|
|Compatibility||AMD AM2(+), AM3, S-754/939/940
Intel LGA 775
Intel Core i7 LGA 1366
Intel Core i3, i5, i7 LGA 1156
The Xtreme Gear HP-1216B comes packaged in a decent looking package which includes a diamond shape view of the cooler, a handle, and all of the pertinent information. The front of the box gives a brief overview of the product while the back goes into package contents and installation methods.
The heatsink and fan are packaged in snap plastic while the necessary hardware is found in a small cardboard box. The fan does not come attached to the heatsink.