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Zalman Ultra Quiet Notebook Cooler ZM-NC1000

 

Features

ZM-NC1000

Sleek design incorporating a high quality 3mm thick aluminum panel with a fine curvature and great cooling performance.

ZM-NC1000

Premium aluminum treated with D.S.A.* Surface Processing.
*Diamond Cutting, Sand Blasting, Anodizing

ZM-NC1000

The Rubber Grip Strip prevents the notebook from sliding.

ZM-NC1000

Ergonomically-designed to minimize user fatigue.

ZM-NC1000

Two centrifugal fans for consistent high air pressure and fast cooling performance.

ZM-NC1000

679 High capacity vent openings evenly distribute the flow of cold air to cool the entire notebook.

ZM-NC1000

Optimized ventilation structure and aerodynamic design provide excellent performance even during low noise level operation.

ZM-NC1000

Cools the notebook allowing its internal fan to operate quietly at low RPMs, making it ideal for quiet environments such as libraries and offices.

ZM-NC1000

Powered by the notebook's USB port, eliminating the need for a separate power adaptor.

ZM-NC1000

Fan speed adjustable to accommodate the user's environment.

ZM-NC1000

Reduces the notebook's temperature and noise level* simultaneously.
*Test Environment: Samsung Sense X10+ Maximum Load, ZM-NC1000 operating on minimum RPM

Specifications and Components
ZM-NC1000
ZM-NC1000

Connectivity ports and features

ZM-NC1000

Other components: USB cable and user's manual - one of each

 
Patent Applications
  • Korean Patent Application No. 06-0050493
  • Korean Design Application No. 06-00205578
  • Patent applications pending in over 20 nations around the world including USA, Japan, and European nations.
 
Cautionary Notes
  • Do not insert fingers into an operating fan.
  • Do not spill liquids on this product.
  • Do not insert impurities into or block the top/bottom Air Vents.
  • Use on a stable and balanced surface.
  • Keep this product away from places exposed to direct sunlight, heat sources, humidity, or dust.
  • Do not or exert excessive force on this product.
  • Check the components list and condition of the product before installation. If there is any problem, contact the place of purchase to obtain a replacement.
 

 


Learn more about the Zalman Tech Co., Ltd ZM-NC1000 Black

Model

Brand
ZALMAN
Model
ZM-NC1000 Black

Spec

Accessory Type
Cooler
Color
Black
Specifications
Color: Black
Dimensions: 12.13" x 12.99" x 1.57"
Weight: 2.63 lbs.
Materials: Pure Aluminum, ABS
Noise: 18.0 - 25.5 dBA ± 10 %
Input Voltage : 5V (Connects with Notebook USB Port)
Fan Type: Dual Centrifugal Fan
Fan Bearing Type: Hypro Bearing
Fan RPM: 1100-1500 RPM ± 10 %

Features

Features
ZM-NC1000 will work with up to 15" widescreen notebooks

Sleek design incorporating a high quality 3mm thick aluminum panel with a fine curvature and great cooling performance.

Premium aluminum treated with D.S.A. Surface Processing.

The Rubber Grip Strip prevents the notebook from sliding.

Ergonomically designed to minimize user fatigue.

Two centrifugal fans for consistent high air pressure and fast cooling performance.

679 high capacity vent holes evenly distribute the flow of cold air to cool the entire notebook.

Optimized ventilation structure and aerodynamic design provide excellent performance even during low noise level operation.

Cools the notebook allowing its internal fan to operate quietly at low RPM, making it ideal for quiet environments such as libraries and offices.

Fan speed adjustable to accommodate the user's environment.

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  • Brian K.
  • 5/15/2015 11:22:20 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsWorks great for about 8-10 months

Pros: Works great. It's not "windy" like a box fan, but the cold radiates off the top of it. I was getting frequent overheating crashes on my laptop every 20-30 minutes, but once I started using the cooler, I didn't get a single shutdown from overheating

Cons: The blue light is BRIGHT in dark. I mean like you'll be shocked how bright it is. Also, the fans just decided to stop working. The left fan stopped around 8 months in, followed shortly by the right fan.

Other Thoughts: In the end, I don't regret the purchase, since it did what it was supposed to do. Still, for what it costs, it should work for more than 8-10 months.

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  • Kevryl-Jacsen G.
  • 4/19/2015 11:52:58 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggs

Pros: worked for about 7 months

Cons: ONLY worked for about 7 months.

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  • Ben F.
  • 3/10/2015 7:39:48 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNever disappoints

Pros: Have had this model since early 2009 (going on 6 years on very frequent usage) and both fans still blow and are whisper quiet.

Cons: Doesn't fold up and somewhat bulky (but not heavy), however it still fits in my Swiss Army Wegner clam shell with a 15.4" laptop just fine. Read the dimensions to be sure it will work for your bag if you are very mobile.

Other Thoughts: Decided to make the plunge and spend $50 on a good, metal cooling station after having two different $25-ish plastic folding laptop cooling stations went bad after about 3 months each. I'll be purchasing another one of these and giving the very old one to my girlfriend :)

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  • Sue L.
  • 6/11/2014 2:04:03 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsExcellent

Pros: Metal and durable. Very large and able to accommodate most any laptop. Metal surface helps greatly with cooling.

Cons: Slightly heavier than other chill trays. Cooling air works fine, but I feel as though it could blow a little stronger.

Other Thoughts: Ordered this nearly five years ago and it's still working great. Has been dropped and stepped on multiple times and is unphased.

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  • Bryan W.
  • 9/20/2013 11:12:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsGreat cooler!

Pros: Very solid and sturdy. Very quiet, no louder than my laptop fan. Seems to always keep my laptop cool. Extra USB slot so you won't be losing any USB ports. On/Off button (many coolers have to be unplugged to turn off). Adjustable fan speed (again, many coolers are not controlled).

Cons: None that I can think of. The price has not gone down much since I bought mine 5 years ago.

Other Thoughts: I have had this cooler for over 5 years and it has kept my laptop cool for the whole time. Yes my laptop is over 5 years old and I'm sure using this cooler on a regular basis helped the longevity of my laptop. I don't have any complaints about it. I did not do a whole lot of gaming so I'm not sure if it is really designed for that but it did fine for me (I do a lot of software/firmware development). In fact I've just ordered a new laptop and I'm debating whether to keep using this notebook cooler or get the new more thin versions. Zalman seems a little on the expensive side but I think the quality is worth it.

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  • Benjamin M.
  • 9/14/2013 2:41:12 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsabout a year

Pros: it's metal, works as intended.

Cons: not designed with gaming laptops in mind .

Other Thoughts: had to buy a second USB cord because the one they supplied became useless after a couple of months. i use this with an alienware M11x laptop, my machine gets up to 170 F when being used in a gaming setting, which makes playing uncomfortable. when i use it in a normal web browsing setting or watching movies it can keep it cool, around 120 F.

for what the object provides the price should be 20$ less than what they're asking. or figure out how to get a stronger fan inside so you can at least use it as an air conditioner...

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  • amy b.
  • 8/18/2013 12:18:45 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Lightweight, seems durable.

Cons: Not powerful enough for gaming.

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  • Shane D.
  • 6/23/2013 7:47:29 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsAbsolutely Amazing and for A Great Price

Pros: I bought this Cooling Mat around 6-8 months ago and it hasn't failed me yet. Some of the reviews might say it doesn't help but it really does. Before I bought this my Toshiba Satellite 15.6" Screen Laptop would not stay on more than 45 minutes at a time without overheating. I'm an avid gamer and that really messed with my ability to play games. But since purchasing this laptop cooler I have experienced no overheating and the computer usually runs at a very comfortable temperature.

It's quiet even on it's highest setting and the USB extension is definitely a very nice add-on. The extended USB port works perfectly.

The construction is very sturdy and durable.

Cons: The position of the USB Extensions is odd for some but not all USB devices. There's a small inlet from the top of the cooler and the USB sits inside of it, but that's not much of a con considering how well the ports work.

Other Thoughts: Overall I have no real complaints about this laptop cooling mat. It's worked extremely well for the last 8 months and shows no sign of slowing down any time soon. From a gamer who was having trouble with an overheating laptop every 35-45 minutes this cooler has been an absolutely amazing piece of equipment and I couldn't be happier with the $50 I spent on it.

I would highly recommend this to anyone who is in the market for a cost effective and reliable cooling mat.

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  • Anonymous
  • 5/30/2013 3:06:03 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsRebate Discrepancy

Pros: The $10 rebate is a huge hassle to even file for, let alone receive in the form of a card. Besides there being a lot of hoops & paperwork, though Newegg lists the ZM-NC1000 as qualifying for the rebate, that specific model isn't listed on Zalman's rebate site as qualifying for a rebate...it only lists the 'B' model. So hopefully I'll receive the rebate, but who knows.

The cooler seems pricey to me with the rebate, but I've never bought a Zalman & the reviews are so good, so went with it. It's pretty large. Side to side it fits my 17" laptop well, but it sticks out almost 3 inches in the back, which is a lot & too much for my small coffee table. I like the adjustable fan option. Low is quiet; so far after owning just over a month high is not annoying. However, I'm not convince yet that high is highly effective. It doesn't prevent my laptop's fan from having to kick on even with easier tasks, & it doesn't seem to help it a lot, but some I'm sure.

The other big problem is all the telemarketing calls I now receive 2 days after buying this. I was getting none, then bam I'm getting 3 or more a day that I know of...They say "hello, hello, hello, hello"... Spare me the hassle.

Cons: Rebate discrepancy, so far a hassle dealing with company for the rebate, not so effective cooling, sticks out a lot in the back, LOTS of telemarketing calls all of a sudden.

Other Thoughts: Hopefully I'll be able to come back in the future & give rave reviews on this. So far it feels like a mistake.

Manufacturer Response:

Dear valued customer,

We sincerely apologize for the issue. Please contact our customer service e-mail support.usa@zalmanusa.com or via toll free number 1-888-925-6266 for further assistance.

Thank you.

Best regards,

Zalman USA Customer Service

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  • a c.
  • 5/23/2013 12:50:16 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsSuperb cooling airflow. Must have product.

Pros: Living in Florida heat is a real problem. After moving here i saw a slow down in my laptops performance I soon realized it was heat related since it was fine first thing in the morning. Some benchmarking proved high heat numbers. I suspect there are thousands of people with slow laptops in Florida not realizing its a heat issue. On first testing with this product on a Dell Latitude E6400 I didn't think this was going to be up to the job as the fans don't seem that powerful/impressive. However after a month of use I realized it is not the blowing that is important. What this product is doing is creating a smooth cold airflow across the base of the laptop which works perfectly in terms of cooling. Having owned this product now for 3 years I really couldn't live without it. It really is a must have product if you own a laptop no matter where you live.

Cons: None

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