Cooler Master NotePal U3 Notebook Cooler Review

Almost all notebook coolers are the same, they are made of either plastic or aluminum and have a fixed fan in the center to help cool down your laptop.  This usually work pretty well, but all laptops are different and heat comes from different places on each laptop.  Knowing this Cooler Master has developed the NotePal U3, which features 3 80mm fans that can be positioned anywhere on the notebook cooler.  Let’s take a look at the NotePal U3 and see if this design works well.

– Adjustable fan with speed control function, powered by one USB.
– Quick release fan, easily lock on, replace and remove.
– Unique fan speed control clip for quick setup and replacement.
– Aluminum mesh design for excellent heat dissipation.
– Slim and light weight for great portability.
– Ergonomic angle for comfortable viewing.
– Accommodates up to 19″ laptops.


Model R9-NBC-8PCK-GP
Color Black
Material Aluminum, Rubber
Dimension 420 x 320 x 65 mm (16.5 x 12.6 x 2.5in)
Weight 2.3 lbs / 1.04 kg
Operation degree 10 degree angle
Power USB 5V DC
USB USB 2.0/1.1 x 1 (for power in)
Compatibility Supports all 15″ ~ 17″ notebooks (up to 19″)
Fan Dimension 80 x 80 x 10mm (3 fans included)
Fan Speed 950 ~ 1800 RPM
Fan Speed Adjustment Clip-on fan speed control
Fan Airflow 15.4 CFM *single fan
Fan Noise Level (dB-A) 18 dBA (Min.)
Warranty 1 year
UPC Code 884102009662

The U3 comes in a nice colorful retail package that has a photo of the cooler on the front.  On the back there is a listing of features, specifications and an overview of the product.

Cooler Master NotePal U3 Notebook Cooler Cooler Master NotePal U3 Notebook Cooler

Opening the package up everything is nicely packed inside.  When you get everything out you have the NotePal U3 notebook cooler stand, 3 80mm cooling fans connected to a fan speed controller clip, and a elastic belt.

Cooler Master NotePal U3 Notebook Cooler Cooler Master NotePal U3 Notebook Cooler

About Author