Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking to push their new Raspberry Pi 4 mini PC to its limits may be interested in a new Raspberry Pi 4 cooling fan aptly named the ICE Tower, which is now available to purchase priced at $19.90. Due to the increased power and performance from the Raspberry Pi 4 the mini PC runs a lot hotter than the previous versions and recently the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced a new firmware update to help reduce the temperature of the mini PC by up to 5°C.
The new ICE Tower CPU cooling fan created by Seeed Studio this capable of reducing the temperature of the Raspberry Pi from 80° C to 40° C. Thanks to the design of the CPU cooling fan it is also supported by all recent Raspberry Pi mini PC systems thanks to the four RPi mounting holes. The Raspberry Pi cooling fan is powered by 5V from the 40-pin GPIO header.
“Meet this super ICE Tower CPU Cooling Fan for Raspberry Pi! Tower structure, 5mm copper tube, multi-layer heat sinks, 7 blades powerful fan, all the above combinations make this super radiator for Raspberry Pi. In the case of overclocking, it can reduce the temperature of the Raspberry Pi from 80℃ to 40℃. What amazing! Best of all, this super cooling fan support both Raspberry Pi 3 and the new Raspberry Pi 4.”
The ICE Tower Raspberry Pi cooling fan is now available to preorder and is expected to start shipping on July 19th 2019. Jump over to the Seeed Studio website for more details, full specifications and purchasing options.Filed Under: DIY Projects, Hardware, Top News