NZXT Kraken X72 AIO Cooler Review

NZXT Kraken X72 AIO Cooler Review


It’s been quite a while since we’ve looked at an AIO from NZXT, but we figured with more and more cases able to accept 360mm rads, it wouldn’t be ling before NZXT brought out a 360 AIO.  Enter then the Kraken X72  On paper this thing has the ability to take the performance crown, or certainly come damn close, but before hitting it with the torture tests let’s have a look at the all important Technical Specification.


Technical Specification

Dimensions  394x120x27mm (LxWxH)
Materials   Aluminium Rad, Copper Cold plate
Intel   Intel Socket 1151, 1150, 1155, 1156, 1366, 2011, 2011-3, 2066
AMD   AMD SocketTR4, AM4, FM2, FM2, FM1, AM3, AM3, AM2, AM2
Fans   3x120mm
Fan speed  500-2000rpm 
Fan Noise  36dB(A) max 


Key Features

  • The all-new Kraken Series features the most advanced controls ever to be included in an all-in-one liquid cooler. Through CAM’s software interface, users can fine-tune settings to ensure an optimal performance, even in the most intense gaming sessions. Everything, including the pump, radiator, and the fans, have been redesigned to bring you the greatest experience in liquid cooling, all backed by an industry-leading 6-year warranty.  
  • New performance engineered pump
  • Individually addressable RGB and infinite mirror design
  • CAM Powered for complete software control
  • Includes Aer P radiator-optimized fan
  • Advanced lighting modes for a fully dynamic lighting experience
  • Reinforced, extended tubing for increased durability
  • Industry-leading 6-year warranty