Coolermaster Hyper 101

Coolermaster Hyper 101


Coolermaster produce a lot of different products, from massively high end cases to low end budget coolers; and that’s what we’re looking at today. A little fella’ called the Coolermaster Hyper 101. The name looks to fit well, but does it perform when under pressure? That’s what we’re here to find out.



  • Maximum compatible CPU wattage: over 95W TDP.
  • 2 x Direct Contact heat-pipes with aluminum fins for excellent heat dissipation.
  • Outstanding cooling performance with compact heatsink dimension that fits into mid-tower chassis.
  • Option for adding 2nd fan to increase cooling power


CPU Socket
Intel Socket LGA1156 / 775
AMD Socket AM3 / AM2 / 940 / 939
CPU Support

Core i5 (partial)
Core i3
Core 2 Quad (partial)
Core 2 Duo

Phenom II X4/X3 (partial)
Phenom X4/X3 (partial)
Athlon II X2
Athlon X2 (partial)

Weight Intel version
AMD version
Heat Sink Dimensions
83.5 x 68 x 117 mm
Heat Sink Material
Aluminum fin / 2 heat pipes
Fan Dimension (W / H / D)
80 x 80 x 25 mm
Speed (R.P.M.) Fix speed version
2200 R.P.M
PWM version
800 – 3000 R.P.M
Air Flow (CFM) Fix speed version
30 CFM
PWM version
10.9 – 40.8 CFM
Air pressure (mmH2O) Fix speed version
2.28 mmH2O
PWM version
0.3 – 4.23 mmH2O
Noise Fix speed version
22 dBA
PWM version
13 – 28 dBA
Bearing Type
Long life sleeve bearing
Fan Life Expectancy
40,000 hours
Connector Fix speed version
PWM version

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