NZXT Kraken X42 140mm Liquid CoolerSorry, this product is currently out of stock.

NZXT Kraken X42 140mm Liquid Cooler

QuickFind: 831990 Mfr part code: RL-KRX42-02
  • New performance engineered pump
  • Individually addressable RGB
  • Infinite mirror design
  • CAM Powered
  • Advanced lighting modes

Product Description

NZXT Kraken X42 140mm Liquid Cooler


The all-new Kraken Series features the most advanced controls ever to be included in an all-in-one liquid cooler. Through CAM's software interface, users can fine-tune settings to ensure an optimal performance, even in the most intense gaming sessions. Everything, including the pump, radiator, and the fans, have been redesigned to bring you the greatest experience in liquid cooling, all backed by an industry-leading 6-year warranty.



  • New performance engineered pump
  • Individually addressable RGB and infinite mirror design
  • CAM Powered for complete software control
  • Includes Aer P radiator-optimized fan
  • Advanced lighting modes for a fully dynamic lighting experience
  • Reinforced, extended tubing for increased durability
  • Industry-leading 6-year warranty



Kraken Series features a new pump that is both quieter and capable of displacing more liquid than previous generations. The enhanced design achieves superior cooling with efficiency while keeping acoustics to a minimum.



The new Kraken enables independent tuning for the fan and pump performance. Through CAM's intuitive designs and full software integration, the most precise and sophisticated controls can be made with ease.



Customize the pump with the most advanced lighting effects. The Kraken Series includes numerous customizable presets and reactive modes to respond to changes in system conditions, such as temperatures and audio output.



The Aer P Series radiator fans are designed for liquid-cooling perfection. It features a chamfered intake and fluid dynamic bearing that provides silent operations, durability, and powerful cooling performance.



Fine nylon sleeves are added to strengthen the rubber tubing. As an added protective layer, it shields your Kraken cooler tubes from potential damage during handling.

Technical Specification

NZXT Kraken X42 140mm Liquid Cooler


Product Type Processor liquid cooling system
Product Material Plastic, aluminium, nylon, rubber, copper
Package Content AM4 Bracket
Weight 890 g

Heatsink & Fan

Compatible With LGA1156 Socket, Socket AM2, Socket AM2+, LGA1366 Socket, Socket AM3, LGA1155 Socket, Socket AM3+, LGA2011 Socket, Socket FM1, Socket FM2, LGA1150 Socket, Socket FM2+, LGA2011-3 Socket, LGA1151 Socket, Socket AM4, LGA2066 Socket
Heatsink Material Copper
Fan Diameter 140 mm
Rotation Speed 500-1800 rpm
Noise Level 21 - 38 dBA
Features RGB LED

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 6 years

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Add-ons and Accessories

Thermal Paste

Heatsink Thermal Pads - Pack of 5

£2.28 inc. vat
£1.90 ex. vat

Be Quiet! Thermal Grease DC1 3g syringe

£5.43 inc. vat
£4.52 ex. vat

Corsair TM30 Performance Thermal Paste

£7.38 inc. vat
£6.15 ex. vat