be quiet!, the German manufacturer for premium PC components, ensures that its CPU coolers remain compatible with the latest CPU sockets. Therefore, the company will be offering a free upgrade kit for the upcoming Intel LGA 1700 socket
In the course of 2022, all compatible coolers will include the new mounting material by default. Thanks to the new conversion kit, almost all of the current be quiet! air and water coolers can be used with Intel LGA 1700 without any restrictions. The mounting kit is compatible with the following be quiet! cooler models:
- Dark Rock Pro 4
- Dark Rock 4
- Dark Rock Slim
- Dark Rock TF 2
- Shadow Rock 3
- Shadow Rock Slim 2
- Shadow Rock LP
- Pure Rock 2
- Pure Rock
- Silent Loop 2 series (not in USA)
- Pure Loop series
By showing a proof of purchase of an Alder-Lake-S CPU or an LGA 1700 mainboard as well as a compatible be quiet! cooler, customers will receive the conversion kit free of charge from be quiet!. An order form will be available on the be quiet! website at the launch of the new processor generation. In addition, there is the possibility to purchase the assembly kits for a small nominal fee.
You can request a free kit here.