CES 2006 Coverage: Air-Cooling Not Dead, Innovation Stalls

Posted on Monday, January 09 2006 @ 16:57 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
With Intel's Prescott launch, the cooling industry took somewhat of a hit, as cooling companies had to struggle to keep Intel's thermally inefficient processors running cool. Not only that, but the enthusiast community demanded affordable heatsinks to further overclock their Intel processors. The most interesting aspect of the equation was the fact that AMD's Athlon64 microprocessors overclocked exceptionally well with standard heatsinks.

Read more over at CoolTechZone.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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