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GELID Tornado budget HSF hits retail shelves

Posted on Wednesday, April 11 2018 @ 18:25:31 CEST by

GELID shows off the Tornado, a new processor cooler with a copper base, four nickel-plated copper heatpipes, an aluminium fin array, and a 120mm PWM fan. Overall it's not much special. GELID rates it at up to 160W TDP and offers a 2-year warranty. The retail pricing should be around $27 (22EUR, excl. VAT).
Tornado (CC-Tornado-01-A)

Intel™ Socket 775, 1155, 1156, 1366, 2011*, 1150 &1151:
CPU: All Pentium D/ Pentium 4/ All Celeron D/ All Pentium Dual-Core/ Extreme/ All Core 2 Extreme/ Core 2 Quad/ Core 2 Duo, Core i5, Core i7

AMD™ Socket AM2/ AM2+/ AM3/ AM3+/ AM4** / FM1 & FM2:
CPU: All Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64, All Athlon II, All Sempron, Phenom, Phenom II, All A Series AMD APU Llano

*Mounting clip for Socket 2011 needs to be purchased separately.
**Mounting clip for Socket AM4 needs to be purchased separately.

Design Concept:
The Tornado is designed to bring the features of top-notch CPU coolers to the mass market. It uses a constellation of the advanced copper-based heatsink with 4 Nickel-plated power heat pipes and the 120mm silent fan with Smart PWM to deliver best-in-class cooling performance. Compact size and lightweight design both ensure it is broadly compatible to the most tower cases in the market. Full support of TDP 160W makes the Tornado a perfect solution for gaming computers and business workstations.

4 Nickel-Plated power heat pipes serve to optimize heat transfer within the heatsink elements.

Advanced Copper-Based Heatsink delivers improved cooling performance.

120mm Smart PWM Fan provides efficient air flow distribution and keeps silent operation.

High Compatibility Design fits the most of Tower case and Desktop chassis.

Enhanced Mounting Kit facilitates installation and broadens CPU support.

TDP 160W Support ensures the best CPU performance in games and business apps.

The cooler is RoHS and WEEE conform and carries a 2 year warranty.
GElid Tornado



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