Prolimatech Armageddon


Prolimatech Armageddon


I suppose if you know about Prolimatech, it would be because of the critically acclaimed Megahalems CPU heatsink. But who could blame you as it was a cooler that took many by surprise, especially when it came from a manufacturer that very few knew. Prolimatech may also have toyed with small form factor coolers but we are pleased to say that the brand have returned to the competitive market of tower based coolers.

So is the Armageddon a Megahalems replacement? Well not quite, as the specifications speak for themselves.

Socket CompatibilityIntel Mount
AMD Mount
Socket AM2/AM3
Heatpipe Count6 x 6mm Heatpipes
Heatsink Dimensions (mm)

(L)144mm X (W)50mmX (H)160.3mm

Fan Dimensions
140 x 140 x 25 (mm)
Suggested Fan Speed



Copper Heatpipes, Aluminium Fins

The first thing you will have noticed is that the Armageddon is a slimmer cooler. While its proportions permits the installation of 140mm fans, the cooler is just 50mm deep. This of course means it has significantly less surface area than its bigger brother. When you consider this and the fact that a fan of ~800-1200RPM range has been suggested, it is clear that the Armageddon seems to be less of an all out "performance" cooler than a silent cooler.

Let's take a closer look.

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Most Recent Comments

10-08-2010, 13:46:04

Originally Posted by tinytomlogan View Post

The makers of the infamous Megahalems have yet another beast in store for you...
Can Tom please delete this spam topic. Lol fail link?

edit: nvm, you ninja fixed!Quote

10-08-2010, 14:40:37

Originally Posted by Youngie1337 View Post

Can Tom please delete this spam topic. Lol fail link?

edit: nvm, you ninja fixed!
I need the forum link before the review can go live so there is always a few minutes that there is no link Quote

10-08-2010, 16:15:10

Was this the thing that could influence your advice in that one thread I can not remember the name of? Quote

10-08-2010, 16:27:42

I can see why you didn’t overclock the 930 to 4.2GHz (its max stable overclock) because then we will be seeing temperatures around 90 c. Can anyone tell me why would anybody spend 50£ on this fan when you could get an Ultra-120-1366RT eXtreme for 40£ and that will keep any monster overclocked cup tamed. I really don’t see the point of producing these products if they can’t compete on price or performance maybe these companies are fishing for stupid people who don’t read any reviews and just buy on impulse.


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