Cooler Master

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Cooler Master
Native name
訊凱國際
Private
IndustryComputer hardware
Founded1992; 27 years ago (1992)
Headquarters,
ProductsComputer cases
Power supplies
Computer coolers
Computer peripherals
Websitecoolermaster.com

Cooler Master Co., Ltd. is a computer hardware manufacturer based in Taiwan. Founded in 1992, the company produces computer cases, power supplies, air and liquid CPU coolers, laptop cooling pads, and computer peripherals.[1] Alongside its retail business, Cooler Master also is an original equipment manufacturer of cooling solutions[buzzword] for other manufacturers including nVIDIA (VGA coolers),[2] AMD (CPU coolers), and EVGA (motherboard heatsinks). The company has expanded its operation and brand exposure into the gaming community and sponsored major eSports events.[3] Some of Cooler Master's products have won awards including the iF product design award.[4]

The company headquarters of Cooler Master is located in Zhonghe District, New Taipei City, Taiwan and has a manufacturing facility in Huizhou, China.[5] To support international operations, the company also has branch offices in various continents, including United States (Fremont, California and Chino, California), the Netherlands (Eindhoven), Germany (Augsburg), Russia (Moscow), and Brazil (São Paulo).[6]

CM Storm[edit]

CM Storm is a subsidiary brand created in 2008.[7] Products are developed using research collected from partnerships with gaming organizations in eSports including Mousesports and Frag Dominant.[8] As of 2018, Cooler Master no longer sells products under the CM Storm brand.

  • In September 2009, CM Storm launched the Sentinel Advanced mouse with a programmable organic light-emitting diode display.[9]
  • In January 2012, CM Storm launched the QuickFire Ultimate keyboard.[10]
  • In January 2013, CM Storm launched the Sirus S gaming headset featuring an inline remote with volume control and microphone mute button.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cooler Master: Computer Case, Cooler, Power Supply, Laptop Cooling, Mobile Accessories, Gaming Peripherals". Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  2. ^ "VGA - Cooler Master". Archived from the original on 5 December 2017. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  3. ^ Global supporters - KODE5 Archived 2009-09-13 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "Cooler Master V8 in COMPUTEX TAIPEI design & innovation awards 2008". Archived from the original on 29 September 2011. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Cooler Master - Make It Yours". www.coolermaster-usa.com. Archived from the original on 29 October 2009. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Cooler Master". Archived from the original on 25 November 2017. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  7. ^ CM Storm About Page Archived 2012-07-24 at the Wayback Machine
  8. ^ List of Storm Teams Archived 2010-04-10 at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ "Cooler Master Storm Sentinel Advance & CS-M FPS Tactics Pad". 29 September 2009. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  10. ^ "QuickFire Ultimate Official page". Archived from the original on 28 March 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2018.

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