Scythe Ashura Shadow SCASR-1000SE Review & Specs

Scythe Ashura Shadow SCASR-1000SE CPU Cooler

Scythe Ashura Shadow SCASR-1000SE CPU Cooler

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  • Welcome the Ashura Shadow. Commemorating the 10th anniversary of Scythe on European turf is the special, limited edition of the latest entry to the high-end tower cooler family.
  • Technical specs and the original concept are identical to the base model, guaranteeing the same user-friendliness and a compact heatsink design while not sacrificing efficient cooling performance.The result is a CPU cooler shining with wide-spread compatibility to most current motherboard sockets while minimizing the risk of memory modules with tall heat sinks coliding with the Ashura Shadow. Its' from the ground-up newly developed mounting system realizes easy but reliable mounting to the majority of today's current, mainstream CPU sockets.Teamed up with the 140mm GlideStream fan sporting a max air flow of 165 m³/h makes the Ashura Shadow suitable for quiet as well as perfomance cooling, and can also be counted on as a reliable partner when overclocking is on the agenda.

Specifications Overview

Model SCASR-1000SE
Supported Sockets
  • AM2
  • AM2+
  • AM3
  • AM3+
  • FM1
  • FM2
  • FM2+
  • LGA1150
  • LGA1151
  • LGA1155
  • LGA1156
  • LGA1366
  • LGA2011
  • LGA2011-3
  • LGA2066
  • LGA775
Liquid Cooler
Radiator Size -
Bearing Type Unknown
Noise Level 13.0 - 30.7 dbA
Fan RPM 500 - 1300 RPM
Height 161 mm

Model Name:
Ashura Shadow CPU Cooler

Model Number:


Socket LGA2011
Socket T / LGA775
Socket LGA1150
Socket LGA1155
Socket LGA1156
Socket LGA1366


Socket AM2
Socket AM2+
Socket AM3
Socket AM3+
Socket FM1
Socket FM2
Socket FM2+

Please note that for mounting on motherboards with the AMD-Socket, the original back plate of the motherboard will be necessary. Please confirm if it is on hand prior to your purchase.

145 x 65 x 161 mm / 5.71 x 2.56 x 6.34 inch

750 g / 26.46 oz (excl. fan)

Mounting plate x2 (Intel), mounting plate x2 (AMD), mounting bar x1, screws for clips x4, mainboard screws x8, mounting screws x2, back plate spacer (Socket 775) x1, washers x4, wrench x1, fan clips x4, thermal grease, backplate, installation manual

Base Plate Material:
Nickel plated copper (more Info)


Fan Secifications

Model Name:
GlideStream 140 PWM (adapted Model)


Fan Dimensions:
140 x 140 x 25 mm / 5.51 x 5.51 x 0.98 inch

Noise Level:
13 - 30,7 dBA

Air Flow:
63 - 165 m³/h / 37.37 bis 97.18 CFM

Fan Speed:
500 ± 300 rpm to 1300 rpm ± 10%  (PWM-regulated)

Static Pressure:
1.47 ~ 10.0 Pa / 0.15 ~ 1.02 mmH²O

Critic Reviews


Mit dem Ashura Shadow liefert Scythe einen erstklassigen Tower-Kühler ab. Dem bekannten Kühler-Hersteller gelingt ein eleganter Spagat zwischen Leistung und Lautstärke. Darüber hinaus wissen Verarbeitungsqualität und das einfache sowie sichere...

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The Scythe Ashura Shadow is a dark nickel plated version of the vanilla Ashura heatsink Scythe also has on the market. Structurally, there's no difference between the two coolers, aside from the cosmetic metal coating. The Ashura Shadow heatsink...

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