Asus has announced a new addition to its cooler line of products, the Silent Kinght II CPU cooler with 100% copper on all fins, base and heat pipes.
The base of the new Silent Knight II is conected to the fins by six heat pipes. The cooler comes with PWM technology, a dynamic fan speed control that keeps the noise levels at no more than 25dBA. The cooler is designed to direct the airflow created by the 9cm LED fan to the VRM (voltage regulation modules), which is crucial to stable processor operation and the stability of the entire system. According to ASUS' press release, the new Silent Knight II should lower the VRM temperature by 10-15°C.
The new Silent Knight II supports Intel's Core 2 Duo/Extreme series, Pentium D Dual-Core CPU, Pentium 4 LGA775 processors, and AMD's Socket AM2/940/939/754, Athlon 64-FX, Athlon and Sempron processors. The coolers dimensions are 110 x 140 x 115mm (HxWxD) and it weights 610g. The fan specifications are 92 x 92 x 25mm with sleeve bearing and it's max speed is 2,300 rpm.
It has nice specifications and a nice blue LED. Asus is continually improving its cooling products.