Ever Wondered What's in a Heatsink?

Written by John Ponio    Thursday, 27 October 2011 18:45

Zalman CNPS11X

Heatsinks. We all use them. Most of us have installed them. They make our CPUs cooler, allowing higher frequencies without damage to the processor. But what's in it to make it so effective? Well, the guys over at FrostyTech have cut open a Zalman CNPS11X to figure that out. It's pretty interesting, and worth a quick read. Check it out here.