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SFF Network’s Thermal Test Rig

Ever since we started reviewing CPU coolers, we’ve had a dirty (not-so-much-of-a) secret – namely, that our testing has been done on an ATX board. The reason for this was practical enough: the board itself is a part of my main workstation, and I’ve been the one responsible for cooler reviews at SFF Network! However, as we grow into a fully-fledged technology and review site, we decided it was time to build something dedicated, and more fitting to our niche of SFF systems. Thus, in today’s article, we will detail the new system, the build process, and the retesting of all our previously-reviewed coolers. While …
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Let’s talk about reviews

SFF Network has been fortunate enough to be able to do a few product reviews since we started the site earlier in the year. In fact, we’ve actually been doing a lot more component testing in the past month or so, with a pile of forthcoming reviews now in the pipeline, and a few of these already published. To be honest, though, this push of reviews is somewhat unexpected for us, especially since we originally planned on solely reviewing products of interest that we bought personally (or just happened to come across). That was certainly enough to get us going …
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Weekly Community Update – 24 October 2015

This week in the Small Form Factor Network community forum; Z170 The discussion continues on Z170 motherboards, instigated by the Intel Z170 Motherboards Launch article. Most of the comments have been discussing features (mostly missing features!) Join the discussion here. Kimera Industries Project Nova: 17 liters of 5-slot mATX goodness One of the most looked forward to (is that even grammatically correct?) chassis in the SFF world is the Kimera Industries Project Nova. While the teaser pics are maddening, it’s great to see the community take part in the beta stages of a new product. Check the progress here. Project REAL CUBE …