ZALMAN 9500AM2, CNPS9500-AM2 User Manual

* Please read before installation.
AMD Socket AM2/754/939/940 CPU
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core
Athlon 64 FX
Athlon 64
(English version)
CNPS9500 AM2
(English Version)
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1. Features
1) Compatible with AMD Opteron, Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core, Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64, and Sempron for Socket
2) Pure copper heatsink with component layout optimized for maximum cooling efficiency.
3) Innovative, patented, and curved heatpipe design for a heat transfer capacity of up to six heatpipes with
the use of just three.
4) Ultra slim fins (0.2mm) for minimized weight and reduced airflow resistance.
5) Adjustable fan speed controller (FAN MATE 2) included.
2. Specifications
CNPS9500 AM2
Heatsink Material
Weight (g)
Thermal Resistance (°C/W )
Bearing Type
Rotation Speed
Noise Level
Input Voltage
Dissipation Area (
Pure Copper
0.12 ~ 0.16
85(L) X 112(W) X 125(H)
Dual Ball Bearing
1,350rpm ± 10% ~ 2,600rpm ± 10%
18.0dB ± 10% ~ 27.5dB ± 10%
(Note 1) The maximum weight specified for a cooler is 450g for AMD socket AM2/754/939/940.
Special care and attention must be taken when moving a computer equipped with a cooler
exceeding the specified weight limit. Zalman Tech Co., Ltd. is not responsible for any damage
resulting from moving a computer.
(Note 2) Noise level was measured 1m away from the source.
Fan Support Fixing Bolt
Fan Support
CPU Block Cover
CPU Block Fixing Bolt
1) Cooler
- Output Voltage : 5V ~ 11V
- Allowable Power : 6W or lower
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󳣍 Korean Patent Application No. 05-45737
󳣍 Korean Design Application No. 05-15303, 15304, 15306, 15307, 17970, 17971
󳣍 Patent Applications pending in over 20 nations around the world including USA, EU, and Japan
4. Patents
1) If excessive force is exerted on the fan, it may result in malfunction or damage to the product and/or the
2) Avoid inserting any objects into the fan while it is in operation.
3) Keep the product away from the reach of children and pets.
4) Check the components list and condition of the product before installation. If any problem is found, contact
the place of purchase to obtain a replacement/refund.
5) CPU and motherboard are subject to damage if the product is incorrectly installed.
Familiarize yourself with the “Installation” steps before installing the product.
Disclaimer) Zalman Tech Co., Ltd. is not responsible for any damages due to external causes, including
but not limited to, improper use, problems with electrical power, accident, neglect, alteration,
repair, improper installation, or improper testing.
5. Precautions
6. Components
CNPS9500 AM2
Thermal Grease
FAN MATE 2 (Fan Speed Controller)
Cable for FAN MATE 2
Double-sided Tape (to attach FAN MATE 2)
One(1) Clip
One(1) Lever
User’s Manual
All AMD Socket AM2/754/939/940 CPUs :
- Opteron
- Athlon 64 X2 Dual - Core
- Athlon 64 FX
- Athlon 64
- Sempron
7. Compatible CPUs
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