After the introduction of the new AM2 socket for AMD CPUs, Noctua offers a free upgrade for all users of the award winning NH-U12 and NH-U9 CPU coolers. AM2 Upgrade-Kits can be ordered at www.noctua.at with immediate effect. "Many of our customers are PC enthusiasts seeking to keep up-to-date with the newest technology. As a manufacturer of premium quality products, we feel committed to strive for the highest possible degree of compatibility with the newest standards not only in the area of development but also regarding products which are already on the market.", explains Mag. Roland Mossig, Noctua CEO. "That's why we decided to offer free AM2 Upgrade-Kits for our coolers." Originally designed for Socket 478, LGA & K8 (754, 939, 940), the NH-U12 and NH-U9 coolers are now fully AM2 compatible thanks to the AM2 Upgrade Kit. In order to install the coolers on AMDs new socket, both the parts supplied with the kit and several parts supplied with the cooler are required. Owners of the NH-U12 and NH-U9 cooler can order an Upgrade-Kit for free at www.noctua.at.