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Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

  • 600 - 2000 RPM (PWM) ± 10%
  • 24.9 - 82.9 CFM ± 10%
  • Aluminum
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years


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  • Anonymous
  • 4/21/2015 10:38:25 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggs

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: keeps your cpu cool

Cons: fan died less then a month

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  • Joseph B.
  • 4/19/2015 8:52:55 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsBleeping Cow, this thing is HUGE!

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: There is no doubt in my mind that this thing will keep the CPU cool. It looks like it got ripped out of a Volkswagen Beetle from the 70's, polished up, and packaged. It's five pounds of Heatsinkzilla.

Cons: It's huge. I count my blessings that I build with full-sized tower cases which had the room to spare. But if you like cute little LAN-party cases that you can tuck into a bag and cart around, you might run into trouble with this thing. This is my first time using an aftermarket CPU cooler, and it was a bit challenging. Admittedly, part of that was due to my inexperience: I didn't realize that this thing needed a backplate on the mainboard, and I'd already installed it into the chassis. Not really a big deal to pull it out again, but a few minutes of wasted time.

Other Thoughts: The instruction manual is junk. Use it to verify that all of the parts are included, and then burn it so that you're not tempted to use it for the actual assembly process. Go find a YouTube video by someone who knows what they are doing. If you insist on using it, have Advil handy. Part of my issues installing this came from the manual telling me to put the thermal paste on the CPU before installing the backplate. Really? It was fun trying to hold the mainboard on edge and tightening nuts because of that little bit of nitwitism. Loses an egg because CoolerMaster hires clowns to write their instructions, I guess.

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  • marko c.
  • 4/19/2015 8:35:33 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsReally nice fan :)

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: Really quiet. Like compared to my old CPU heatsink fan this thing is amazing. It's really big, I thought it wouldn't fit in my Rosewill Challenger at first, But it just barely made it. Running an amd fx 8320, stock speed, MSI 970a-43 Mobo, Using the thermal compound that came with the heatsink. The temps hover around 16c-19c when idle, and mid 30's when gaming (CSGO, BF3) I recommend this to anyone looking for a great CPU cooler :)

Cons: Installing it was a little pain in the rear for me, but it technically is my first time installing this kind of cpu cooler.

Other Thoughts: Would recommend to anyone looking for a cheap cpu cooler. Runs cold and quiet.

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  • Lily Z.
  • 4/18/2015 3:39:54 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsIT'S HUGE

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: I'm sure this thing cools like a beast

Cons: but.... it is BIG. REALLY BIG. Make sure you measure how much room you have, and if you have a side fan make sure to include space for that too.

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  • Victor d.
  • 4/18/2015 1:48:07 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsIntel's Default cooling solution for the 4790k, at an extra price.

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: *One of the best air coolers around
*Very very very quiet fan included on it, you only hear it at full speed.
*Can be installed even after the PC is up and running (on a Level 10 GT at least.)
*Best cost-benefit ratio in my opinion, unless you're going to overclock a lot, it's not worth the extra 70 bucks to buy a water cooler that will lower temps only 10 degrees Celsius more than this air cooler will.
*Thermal paste included, so you are ready to install whenever you get it.

Cons: *Too big
*Too heavy
*Instructions with pictures alone aren't good for DIY starters, how could they know, quickly, the right position for the screws on a 1150, or a 2011-3. And how would they know how to move the screws up and down on the X piece to fit the mobo?
*Installation by amateurs can be painful. This is the first computer I build, and it took me 2 times (and uses of Arctic MX-4) to get it right, as the block is too heavy, and the X piece that attaches it to contact with the CPU has to be tightened into the motherboard in a uniform manner. But unless you read about it in a review, or saw a video, it would be too late until you knew that.
*It may block one (or more, if using a quad-channel motherboard?) memory slot

Other Thoughts: This fan is what Intel should include in the i7-4790k retail kit. Why?
Because I ordered it for this exact purpose. Didn't have enough money to go with an H100i, didn't want to spend too much money on an air cooled solution, and my stock temps on the stock cooler were around 50 degrees Celsius on IDLE, around 80 to NINETY on load/gaming with the IGP, throttled at 100 when using Realbench by ASUS.
When I saw how hot it was running, I remembered immediately of the time I was a clueless kid living in a hot city and managed to literally fry a CPU because I didn't care about dust or temps. After that I got away from laptops and temps above 70 on full prolonged load, as I learned my lesson.

Back story aside, this cooler is big, and so is my Level 10 GT case, so I didn't have a problem with THAT. However, I'm not sure if it has enough clearance for a memory slot beneath it (gaming memory with heatsink, regular memory should fit well), but then again, unless I use Chrome, I can't see myself using more than 8GB of the 16 I currently have, so that shouldn't be an issue for me. For the guys who rather use a 4x4GB scheme, it might be a problem.
As for temps, well, this thing DESTROYED Intel's cooler! I've applied some Arctic MX-4 on it (even though some people say that the paste included is good too, I went for the paste with warranty, so if it dries on the next few years, some Swiss guys are going to hear from me ;)
Now, on full load, benchmarking, this thing doesn't go above 75 degrees Celsius! Note that all these temps and tests were made on the gentle winter of New England, room temps around 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so if I kept Intel's cooler until the summer, my CPU would've blown (and this is a bad thing as I doubt Intel covers damage by their own cooler even on stock clocked CPUs)

If you have a 4790k, and heat became an issue, and you don't want to spend big bucks on an AIO, get this thing already.

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  • joseph v.
  • 4/18/2015 8:53:51 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsbig one!

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: Does the job ; with a bit of overkill. What i mean the size of it and with the fan keeps my cpu at a brisk 30 c. with a load up to maybe 35. so like it for that. Had to think about this when i got it. Took some time install: best to us in a full case, its a tight squeeze in a mid.

Cons: This sucker is big.

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  • Seth D.
  • 4/17/2015 6:53:43 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Heatsink, But a hint

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: This is a great upgrade from a stock cooler on any CPU. Before when my AMD 8150 was running under a heavy load it could get up to <70°C. Now with this my system stays well under 50°C.

Cons: Not much to complain about, except for shoddy instructions with their screws on the four arms of the heatsink. When you are installing make sure to stick the adjustable screws on the four arms in the middle, and tweak it to fit your motherboard/CPU.

Other Thoughts: This will be one of those upgrades that you won't regret.

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  • Bailey D.
  • 4/17/2015 9:17:20 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsexcellent for cooling

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: best buy for the price to cool even the highest Mhz processor.

Cons: a little bulky but if you dont have a min tower you should be fine

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  • Andrey L.
  • 4/17/2015 3:32:41 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsNoise after 30 Days

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: Price. Size. efficiency. Have a second set mounts

Cons: I have an "no case" (table) setup. Fan start making cranky noise, even at low rpm it is noticeable. Too late for exchange... Will exchange fan with Noctua NF-P12.

Other Thoughts: Setup wasn't that hard, just takes times. 1 Egg off for unlucky fan. Still a good product

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  • charlie p.
  • 4/15/2015 5:31:17 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

This review is from: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120 mm PWM Fan

Pros: keeps my cpu cool, idles at 30c, on heavy load its never went above 54c. I do not overclock. it fits in my case with room to spare (corsair 400r) despite it's large size.

Cons: installation wasn't particularly difficult, however it was by far the most difficult part of building my gaming PC, seems like you could tighten it too much and ruin your cpu or motherboard so maybe watch a youtube video of somebody installing this unit before you attempt it.

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