Noctua NH-U12S SE-AM4 Cooler Review

Specifications and Features

Cooler Specification

Height (without fan):  158 mm
Width (without fan):  125 mm
Depth (without fan):  45 mm
Height (with fan):  158 mm
Width (with fan):  125 mm
Depth (with fan):  71 mm
Weight (without fan):  580 g
Weight (with fan/s):  755 g
Material:  Copper (base and heat-pipes), aluminium (cooling fins), soldered joints & nickel plating
Max. TDP:  see TDP guide
Fan compatibility:  120x120x25
Scope of Delivery
  • NF-F12 PWM premium fan
  • Low-Noise Adaptor (L.N.A.)
  • NT-H1 high-grade thermal compound
  • SecuFirm2™ AM4 mounting-kit
  • Anti-vibration pads and fan-clips for second NF-F12
  • Noctua metal case-badge
Warranty:  6 Years

It’s hard to miss that 6 year warranty period. Noctua really trust quality of its products. 

Below is fan specification. In a box there is one fan but we can install two of them and mounting kit for second fan is included.


FAN Specifications

Bearing:  SSO2
Max. Rotational Speed (+/- 10%):  1500 RPM
Max. Rotational Speed with L.N.A. (+/- 10%):  1200 RPM
Min. Rotational Speed (PWM, +/-20%):  300 RPM
Max. Acoustical Noise:  22,4 dB(A)
Max. Acoustical Noise with L.N.A.:  18,6 dB(A)
Input Power:  0,6 W
Voltage Range:  12 V
MTTF:  > 150.000 h


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