Computex 2010: Zalman's New Heatsinks, Fans, USB 3.0 Plans & More

by Michael "SKYMTL" Hoenig     |     June 2, 2010

Computex 2010: Zalman Shows New Heatsinks, Fans & More

While we may not be physically able to bring you the latest and greatest from the Computex show floor, Hardware Canucks will be bringing you a series of quick articles which will highlight some upcoming products from various manufacturers.

In this article Zalman details their upcoming lineup which includes new revisions of existing coolers, the addition of high performance fans, a USB 3.0 HDD dock and a power consumption meter. Some power supplies will also be getting a makeover with 80Plus Bronze and Silver models.

Article Index:

Page 1: CPU Coolers: CNPS9900 Max / CNPS5X
Page 2: High Performance Fans / Power Supplies
Page 3: USB 3.0 Docking Station / Power Meter

CPU Coolers

CNPS9900 Max

destined to be the flagship CPU heatsink in the Zalman lineup, this product is the evolution of a tried, tested and true yet distinctive design.


- High Performance Composite Heatpipe Applied
- Powerful Cooling performance (Supports up to 280W Q Max)
- Ultra Quiet 135mm FDB(Fluid Dynamic Bearing) LED Fan
- PWM Fan Speed Control
- Omega(Ω) design for Excellent Cooling of Surround Components
- Black-Pearl Nickel Plating
- Super Thermal Grease ZM-STG2 Included
- Versatile Compatibility
- Heatsink Band Included


This will be considered one of Zalman's value-oriented heatsinks going into 2010. It features HDT technology and will likely be priced below $40.


- DTH(Direct Touch Heatpipe) Performance Effect
- Minimizing Noise with 92mm EBR Bearing Fan
- Powerful Cooling performance
- Versatile Compatibility
- Easy Installation
- High Performance Thermal Grease
- PWM Fan Speed Control

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