If we draw some parallels between the CPU air coolers and professional boxing, then products like Noctua NH-D14, Phanteks PH-TC14PE or Thermalright Silver Arrow SB-E would definitely be classified as super heavy-weights. Real fighters enter the ring not so often, about once every 7-9 months, and only a few ones will become ultimate champions. Today SilverStone Technology Co., Ltd. will send in their challenger – SilverStone Heligon HE01 cooler.
Packaging and Accessories
The new SilverStone cooler comes in a medium sized box with a modest design:
However, despite the simplistic design, the package is exceptionally informative. Inside the external box made of thick cardboard we find soft polyurethane foam casing with the cooler:
All accessories and manuals are arranged in a separate box at the bottom of the package.
Among them are: a universal backplate, retention kits for different platforms, bushes, screws and mounts, thermal paste, wire clips for the fans and an installation manual:
The cooler is made in China. It is priced at $74.99 and comes with a 1-year warranty.