Noctua (company)

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Industry Computer
Founded 2005
Products Computer cooling
The NH-U12P SE2 CPU cooler, made of copper and aluminium and featuring four heat pipes and two NF-P12 fans

Noctua is an Austrian computer hardware manufacturer of CPU coolers and computer fans primarily for the enthusiast market. The company was founded in 2005 and is a joint venture between Austrian company Rascom Computer Distribution GmbH and the Taiwanese Kolink International Corporation.

Noctua is a highly regarded manufacturer in the enthusiast market[1][2][3][4][5][6] and has, according to their official website, received more than 3,000 awards for their products.[7]

The name "Noctua" refers to the scientific name of the little owl, Athene noctua, which in Greek mythology stands for intelligence and wisdom, hence the owl in the logo.[8]

See also


  1. ^ Wesley Fink. "Noctua NH-U12P: Top Performance AND Silence".
  2. ^ "Noctua NH-U9B CPU Cooler Review".
  3. ^ "Noctua NH-C12P SE14 CPU Cooler". TweakTown. 14 January 2010.
  4. ^ Thomas Soderstrom. "Noctua NH-D14". Tom's Hardware.
  5. ^ "Noctua NH-D14 flagship dual-fan CPU cooler".
  6. ^ "Noctua NH-D14 HSF Review - The Best CPU Cooler Ever? - Legit Reviews". Legit Reviews.
  7. ^ " - sound-optimised premium components "Designed in Austria"!".
  8. ^ "Noctua Mean".

External links

  • Noctua English Home page
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