When it comes to CPU coolers, the first name pops up on head is definitely the Noctua. Being a Cooling manufacturer, it has gained tremendous amount of popularity. Noctua D14 is, no doubt, one of the best cooler of all time, had a fierce performance and remained forefront for years, however, the RAM incompatibilities came along as well, which was worked out on later coolers. Besides performance, Noctua has been recognized as the best quality manufacturers, the construction of coolers have always been promising and relentlessly maintained at all cost. The product line of Noctua includes CPU Coolers, Cooling fans and accessories.

Today, I will be taking a look at noctua NH-U14S, the slim tower, being built for extreme overclocking rigs.  It is a 140mm tower heatsink cooler accompanied with single NF-A14 140mm fan, which runs at 1480 RPM at +/- 20. The U14S is meant to zero incompatibility issue since it is a single tower. Having 6 heat pipes for effective heat dissipation system. The cooler is retailing at $66 at amazon. Let’s find out what it has to deliver.