Arctic Freezer i30 Review

Introduction and Technical Specification

 Arctic Freezer i30  

 

Introduction

When I first received the i30 for review my first thought was that surely Arctic haven't tried to jazz up a product of theirs by adding an "i" to the name?  In fact in a bit of a poke in the eye for the late Mr Jobs the "i" here actually informs us that this version of the cooler is the one compatible with Intel coolers.  An A30 model is also available with exactly the same specs for AMD CPUs. 

Arctic have typically focussed their attention on the budget end of the cooler market.  But that's not to say they don't make good coolers.  I can't think of anyone who can deny that the almost iconic Freezer 7 was a cooler that punched well above it's weight.  In it's time offering pretty much the performance per pound that could be found. 

With the Freezer i30 Arctic are upping their came and offering something a bit more stylish.  With the blended fairing and the monochromatic colour scheme Arctic are looking to field a cooler that offers great cooling as well as great looks.

 

Technical Specifications

Max. Cooling Capacity320 Watts
HeatpipeDirect-Touch Ø 8 mm x 4 (double-sided)
Heatsink MaterialAluminum fins x 48, thickness: 0.5 mm
Fan (mm)ARCTIC F12 PWM:
120 mm, 400 – 1,350 RPM (PWM controlled)
Airflow74 CFM / 125.7 m³/h
BearingFluid Dynamic Bearing
Noise Level0.3 Sone (@1,350 RPM)
Current, Voltage0.22A / 3.5 - 12V
Dimensions (Product)100 (L) x 139 (W) x 161 (H) mm
Dimensions (Packaging)123 (L) x 161 (W) x 187 (H) mm
Net Weight0.9 kg
Limited Warranty6 years
itemnumberUCACO-FI30001-GB
UPC0872767005051
Gross Weight1.4 kg

 

 

SeriesSocketChip
i7 Extreme2011i7-3980X, i7-3960X,
i72011i7-3930K, i7-3820,
i71156i7-880, i7-875K, i7-870S, i7-870, i7-860S, i7-860,
i71155i7-2700K, i7-2600S, i7-2600K, i7-2600,
i51156i5-760, i5-750S, i5-750, i5-680, i5-670, i5-661, i5-660, i5-655K, i5-650, i5-540, i5-530,
i51155i5-2500T, i5-2500S, i5-2500K, i5-2500, i5-2405S, i5-2400S, i5-2400, i5-2390T, i5-2320, i5-2310, i5-2300,
i31156i3-560, i3-550, i3-540, i3-530,
i31155i3-3240T, i3-3240, i3-3225, i3-3220T, i3-3220, i3-2120, i3-2105, i3-2100T, i3-2100,
Pentium1156G6960, G6950,
Pentium1155G860, G850, G840,
Celeron1155G540, G530, G440

 

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Most Recent Comments

07-06-2012, 06:03:55

tinytomlogan


Well known for the Freezer 7 and 7pro, Arctic release the newest cooler in their range. Will it freeze or flop?

Continue Reading

07-06-2012, 06:10:54

FTR_4500MHz
" Continue reading " doesnt work tom .

EDIT : works now .

07-06-2012, 06:34:20

3930K
3980X? What on earth?

07-06-2012, 06:48:21

trazom
If 3930K do not know a colleague processor is certainly a mistake.

07-06-2012, 07:04:47

SieB
Not bad for the price.

07-06-2012, 07:14:06

3930K
Quote:
Originally Posted by trazom View Post

If 3930K do not know a colleague processor is certainly a mistake.
Lol xD
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