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CPU Cooler

Noctua NH-U9S 46.44 CFM CPU Cooler

(39 Ratings, 4.9 Average)

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Specifications

Manufacturer

Noctua

Part #

NH-U9S

Manufacturer

Noctua

Fan RPM

400 - 2000 RPM

Noise Level

16.3 - 22.8 dB

Height

124 mm

CPU Socket

  • LGA1150
  • LGA1151
  • LGA1155
  • LGA1156
  • AM2
  • AM2+
  • AM3
  • AM3+
  • FM1
  • FM2
  • FM2+
  • AM4
  • LGA2011
  • LGA2011-3
  • LGA2066

Water Cooled

No

Fanless

No

Price History

    Reviews

    Spirafall
    • 137 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build Rowlet

    Selected based on recommendations from manufacturer's site for case clearance. It works well for it's size and does what an air cpu cooler does.

    nextpc
    • 75 points
    • 56 months ago

    Looks stunning, runs super quiet and no ram clearance issues on mini itx. I think the Noctua colors are nice and the whole product is very good quality. this cooler is really designed to function. I would buy another and recommend this cooler to anyone.

    johntantayy
    • 47 points
    • 44 months ago

    from completed build Nano S Haswell build

    I was going to either choose this or NH L9I, it was a hard decision but I chose this since a few people favored this.

    soren121
    • 40 points
    • 31 months ago

    from completed build Toph

    Noctua makes top-notch coolers and the U9S is no exception. It cools phenomenally well for a 95mm tower, even on a silent fan curve. The renowned SecuFirm 2 mounting system is still awesome: easy to install, very strong and secure, and forward-compatible. And the 6-year warranty is unbeatable. As anyone will tell you, Noctua's reputation is well-deserved.

    NBH
    • 33 points
    • 44 months ago

    from completed build i5 mini Skylake PC

    I was looking at this cooler and the NH C14S but decided the latter was too big and I wasn't sure about the top down air flow in a case with fans which flow from front to back.

    I wanted a fan cooler so this was the best Noctua one that would fit sue to the 140mm max. height.

    It works well and is quiet although I haven't over clocked yet.

    eli_harper13
    • 33 points
    • 41 months ago

    For the size, this little thing is amazing! I had actually switched to the giant NH-C14S and changed back because this little guy cools better! My 5830k @ 4.1GHz idles at 32°C and 75°C under 100% load from stress test.

    stopfive
    • 25 points
    • 4 months ago

    It's funny looking due to the small size, but it's a workhorse. One of the best small tower coolers according to multiple reviews and I have no reason to disagree. It's also strangely quiet, considering the small fan size.

    zulumidnight
    • 21 points
    • 33 months ago

    My temps never go above 70 with this thing. Kind of ugly looking, but it gets the job done in an excellent and quiet manner.

    Edpat18
    • 18 points
    • 5 months ago

    from completed build Wife B-Day Present

    Easy install. keeps it very cool even under stress.

    jon_peter
    • 18 points
    • 2 months ago

    from completed build PowerMac R5 (Late 2019)

    very quiet. replaced my CoolerMaster AIO. seems to operate in about the same temperature range as a 120mm water cooler. I added an extra fan for reliability and extra cooling capabilities.

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