Noctua NH-D15S


Introduction

Noctua is a company specialized in designing and producing of high-end coolers and fans for PC type systems. The company was founded in 2005 by Rascom Computerdistribution and Taiwanese company Kolink International. Today Noctua is present in more than 30 countries, being one of the most known manufacturers of cooling solutions.

Official product link:

https://noctua.at/en/nh-d15s

Packaging and accessories

The NH-D15S cooler is packaged in a box made from high quality glossy cardboard and that has a two-tone color scheme, white and dark brown.  The front side of the box presents the main features of the cooler as well as the name of the product and a gold badge.

 

The sides of the box showcase the full specifications of the heatsink and the included Noctua NF-A15 PWM fan. A short presentation of the cooler is also printed on one of the sides, this is done in 9 different languages.

 

On the back of the packaging, all the features of the cooler are presented in detail, with black and white diagrams on the left.

 

Both the heatsink and the accessories are packaged in cardboard boxes inside the main packaging. The cooler has good protection against impacts, as all the sides of the box are covered with thick soft foam.

 

Accessories

The product comes with the following accessories:
– 1x User Manual
– 1x Phillips screwdriver
– 1x NF-A15 PWM premium fan
– 1x Low-Noise Adaptor (L.N.A.)
– 2x Fan clips for second fan
– 1x NT-H1 high-grade thermal compound
– 1x Noctua Metal Case-Badge
– 4x AMD Spacers
– 4x AMD Mounting screws
– 4x Intel Spacers
– 4x LGA2011 Mounting screws
– 4x Phillips nuts
– 2x AMD mounting arms
– 2x Intel mounting arms

 

Specifications

Model: NH-D15S
Supported sockets:
Intel: LGA2066, LGA2011-0 & LGA2011-3 (Square ILM), LGA1156, LGA1155, LGA1151, LGA1150
AMD: AM2, AM2+, AM3, AM3+, FM1, FM2, FM2+ (backplate required), AM4 (included since 2019, older coolers require NM-AM4).
Heatsink:
Materials: Copper (base and heat-pipes), aluminum (cooling fins), soldered joints & nickel plating
Dimensions: (H)165mm x (W)159mm x (D)52mm
Heatpipes: 6x – Ø6 mm
Weight: 980g (without fan) or 1150g (with Fan installed)
Fan(s):
Model: Noctua NF-A15 PWM
Dimensions: 140 x 150 x 25 mm
Bearing type: 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: 24,6 dB(A)
Max. Acoustical Noise with L.N.A.: 19,2 dB(A)
Connector: 4-Pin PWM
Input Power: 1,56 W
Voltage Range: 12 V
MTBF: > 150.000 h
Warranty: 6 Years

Features:

– High-compatibility version of NH-D15
– Excellent RAM compatibility
– Asymmetrical layout for better PCIe compatibility
– NF-A15 140mm fan
– Dual-fan ready
– PWM support and Low-Noise Adaptor
– Excellent component cooling
– SecuFirm2™ mounting system
– NT-H1 thermal compound
– 6-year manufacturer’s warranty

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