Introduction: Arctic Cooling
has a line of low cost coolers covering S478 and S462. Previously we looked into the 4Pro L
, and today we will examine the 2L for AXP. Equipped only with a copper inserted base and aluminum fins and body and a retail price of about $20, I did not think this cooler would be able to get close to any Thermalright products. Distributed by Scythe-USA
, Arctic Cooling has penetrated into major reseller chains in rapid speed. The label claims the ability to cool an AMD Athlon XP up to 3400+ at 2,800 rpm and a measly 1,500 rpm to handle 2500+, let’s find out what it could deliver.
Arctic Cooling 2L uses the setup as in Pro4 L for S478
The traditional AXP mounting; the copper insert into aluminum body and fins
The identical to” Pro4 L “ 3-speed PCI mounted fan controller Dimension and Specs: