The CLP0556 CPU Cooler has been designed for Intel's newest Second Generation processors. Featuring a multi-orientation heat sink design provides sufficient airflow to VRM, chipset, and memory areas around the CPU. Optimal fin ratio combined with the included fan provide a cost-effective solution with good thermal performance. The combination of spring loaded screws and the backplate provide a robust mounting solution. At 22dBA this CPU cooler operates almost silently!