Noctua NH-L12S Review

Noctua L12S is a low profile performance CPU cooler at 70mm in height. The NH-L12S cooler height can be increased using an additional slim 15mm fan or 25mm thick top fan for improved cooling performance.

CPU COOLER TESTING

TEST BENCHStreacom BC1T
MOTHERBOARDGIGABYTE B550I AORUS PRO AX (Amazon Link)
CPURyzen 5 5600X (Amazon Link)
CPU COOLERNoctua NH-L12S (Amazon Link)
GPU GIGABYTE RTX 3060 Ti Gaming OC (Amazon Link)
PSU Corsair SF 600 Platinum (Amazon Link)
RAMCorsair VENGEANCE LPX 16GB (2x8GB) 3600MHz C18 (Amazon Link)
STORAGE256GB M.2 NVME (Amazon Link)
1TB M.2 NVME (Amazon Link)
CPU-ZTIMESPY
Stress Test: 10 MinutesPeak CPU Temperature
AMBIENT TEMPERATURECPU FAN SPEED
25-26°​CPreset: Normal

CPU-Z STRESS TEST (AUTO BOOSTING)

TIMESPY BENCHMARK

CPU-Z STRESS TEST (PBO ENABLED)

CPU COOLER COMPARISON

SOURCE(S)

noctua.at

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.