Cooling Upgrade

Replaced the stock Ryzen Wraith Prism CPU cooler with the Noctua NH-D15. The Wraith is a nice stock cooler, but under load it tends to be noisy.

Installed NH-D15 next to the replaced Wraith Prism

As you can see there is a substantial difference in cooling area of the NH-D15 over the Wraith. The bigger fan size means less noise for sufficient air flow too keep the processor cool under load.

Installed In The Case

Because of the height of the RAM, the front fan had to be mounted higher. Luckily the Lian-Li case had enough clearance. Barely.


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