GELID Solutions GX 7 CPU Cooler review

Gelid Solutions is one of the few companies which focus entirely on designing and supplying cooling solutions for PC systems; at least at the time of this review. It is a relatively new company, founded only back in 2008, which is based in Hong Kong and has Swiss management. Today we are going to have a close look at their latest CPU cooler, the GX-7.

Gelid is one of the few companies which focus entirely on designing and supplying cooling solutions for PC systems; at least at the time of this review. It is a relatively new company, founded only back in 2008, which is based in Hong Kong and has Swiss management. Today we are going to have a close look at their latest CPU cooler, the GX-7.

 

Manufacturer features and specifications

 

  • 7 Power Heatpipes
  • Unique Heatpipes Arrangement
  • Optimized Heatsink with Multi Air Channels
  • Wing 12 PL Blue Fan
  • PWM Fan Control
  • 3 Years Warranty

Air Flow (CFM/CMH):

75.6 / 128.6

Bearing:

Nanoflux Bearing

Cable Length (mm):

500

Current (A):

0.45

DC Voltage (V):

12

Fan Dimensions (mm)

120 (l) x 120 (w) x 25 (h)

Fan Speed (RPM):

600 – 1800

Heat Sink Dimensions (mm):

130(l) x 65 (w) x 159 (h)

LED Color:

Blue

Life time MTTF at 40C (h):

100'000

Noise Level (dBA):

10 – 26.8

Number of LED:

4

Static Pressure (mmAq):

2.66

Warranty (years):

3

Weight (g):

720 (heatsink and fan)

 

Applications:

Intel Socket 775, 1366, 1155 and 1156:

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+/ FM1:

All Athlon 64 X2, Athlon 64

All Athlon II,

All Sempron, Phenom, Phenom II

All A Series AMD APU Llano