Scan code: LN65217 Manufacturer code: BK020

be quiet Dark Rock TF Top Flow Intel/AMD CPU Air Cooler

be quiet! Dark Rock TF, Top Flow Dual Tower CPU Cooler, 6 Heatpipes, 2x 135mm PWM Fans, 220W TDP, for Intel/AMD CPUs

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Scan code: LN65217 Manufacturer code: BK020
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Dark Rock TF Dual Tower Air Cooler from be quiet!

Dark Rock TF Top Flow Dual Tower Air CPU Cooler

Double-tower for double power Dark Rock TF is a true cooling marvel from be quiet! This Dual tower CPU cooler is just perfect for the extreme conditions found in the overclocked CPUs of compact gaming PCs. This cooler is built with six high-performance 6mm heat pipes with aluminium caps. With a powerful cooling performance of 220W TDP and significantly quieter operation, the Silence-optimized 135mm be quiet! fan/s (max. 26.7dB(A)) provides a smooth operation, thanks to its nine airflow-optimized fan blades and durable rifle-bearing technology. The Dark Rock TF cooler features two aluminium heat sinks as well as two pre-installed fans, although if you prefer, you can assemble a single fan cooled by Silent Wings technology.

Intel LGA1200 / 775 / 115X / 1366 / LGA2011(-3) Square ILM / 2066

AMD SocketsAM2 (+) / AM3 (+) / AM4 / FM1 / FM2 (+)

135mmRadiator Size

Perfect for Extreme Conditions Found in OC CPUs

cooling heat pipes

EXTREME COOLING PERFORMANCE Dark Rock TF offers the best performance-to-noise ratio for compact PC systems with absolutely no compromise in silence and performance. The cooling fins and provide the system with a remarkable compact cooling capacity of 220W TDP. The unique black coating with ceramic particles makes transfer of heat possible. Plus, with anti-vibration rubber inserts on the cooling fins of the heat sink, this design significantly decreases noise.

Space-saving Top-flow Design


Benefit from this highly functional concept The top-flow design with the Dark Rock TF is perfect for anyone who has to cope with limited space restrictions when building a system. Dark Rock TF more than solves this problem. It can quietly cool a high-performance, overclocked CPU in a compact space.

Ingenious Construction for Maximum Effect


Powerful cooling for your components An ingenious cooling concept: Two aluminum heat sinks and Two fans are pre-installed, but a single fan assembly is also possible, offering further space-saving and even quieter operation.

Six High-Performance Heatpipes


The centerpiece of every CPU cooler Includes six high-performance 6mm heat pipes with aluminium caps, which transports heat to the optimum location on the cooling fins further dampening noise.

Cooler Specifications
Edition Dark Rock TF
Cooler Form Factor Top Flow Dual Tower
Heatpipes 6
Cooler Features
  • Aluminium Fins
  • Aluminium Heatpipe Caps
Socket Compatibility
  • 1150
  • 1151
  • 1155
  • 1156
  • 1200
  • 1366
  • 2011 (Square ILM)
  • 2011-3 (Square ILM)
  • 2066
  • 775
  • AM2
  • AM2+
  • AM3
  • AM3+
  • FM1
  • FM2
  • FM2+
  • LGA 2011 R3
Max. TDP  
Fan Specifications
Included Fan Configuration 2 x 135mm
Fan Edition SilentWings PWM
PWM Fan Yes
Fan Bearing Type Fluid Dynamic Bearing
Fan Colour Black
LED Lighting N/A
Fan/Pump Connectors 1 x 4-pin
Max. Fan Speed 1400 rpm
Max. Fan Airflow 67.8 CFM
Max. Air Pressure 1.85 mm H²O
Max. Sound Level 11.9 - 26.7 dBA
Cooler Materials Aluminium / Nickel Plated / Copper
Included TIM (Thermal Interface Material)  
Dimensions & Weight
Heatsink/Radiator Dimensions 140 x 108.8 x 162.6 mm (WxHxD)
Total Dimensions 140 x 130.8 x 162.6 mm (WxHxD)
Weight 810 g
Additional Information
Scan Code LN65217
Model Number BK020
GTIN 4260052184233

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be quiet! Dark Rock TF, Top Flow Dual Tower CPU Cooler, 6 Heatpipes, 2x 135mm PWM Fans, 220W TDP, for Intel/AMD CPUs is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Review Very good but for my system it required some "massaging" to get it to fit properly
Date published: 2017-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great part super service Will definatley use again 5 star service..very satisfied
Date published: 2016-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool and ultra quiet. Really impressed from the get-go with this cooler, from the presentation and build quality to its performance. Looks really nice and feels like a perfect fit for my m-atx build in a Phanteks Enthoo Evolv. Currently I have it cooling a 4670k @ 4.4ghz, on the desktop it sits around 25°C and didn't see it go above 49°C when playing the Witcher 3! Night an day different in terms noise against my old h80, can't really hear it even at max rpm. It also provides cooling to the ram modules and the m.2 ssd which is great too. As for installation, looking around some reviewers had me concerned about the mounting system, trying to tighten the little nuts from the top which looked super awkward. But HiTech Legion's video showed me how it was meant to be done and it was extremely easy to install. Highly recommended for anyone who desires silence while maintaining a decent overclock.
Date published: 2015-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic Cooling but difficult to install I purchased this as my H60 was not cooling my CPU efficiently. This is one of the best CPU coolers I have used, first time using bequiet and they do not disappoint in the quality. Although it was difficult to install, I put the bolts the wrong way so it wasn't connecting to the motherboard correctly - if you buy this, check you done it correctly! Be aware it is quite large and just fits in my case. If you're looking for performance and silence as it says on the box, this is the CPU cooler you want!
Date published: 2015-07-07
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Is it compatible with socket 2011-3 (x99) ?

Asked by: Ionut
should be, says on their specs it fits 2011-3 (Square ILM)
Answered by: ChocoMilkShark
Date published: 2017-12-10

Ram clearance

I have a Gigabyte GA-990X-GAMING sli motherboard. Will this block any of the ram slots when fitted. I'm using corsair vengeance pro ram. Thanks
Asked by: Sofala
should be but it depends on the orientation of the cooler, id recommend low profile ram to be safe
Answered by: ChocoMilkShark
Date published: 2019-09-27

Would this fit an Aorus z390 Extreme motherboard?

I'm thinking of pairing this with a Gigabyte Aorus z390 Extreme motherboard. Would the cooler have clearance considering the z390 extreme has some big VRM heatsinks?
Asked by: Glennmartyn
Hi, Unfortunately, we will not test these two products together so we would not be able to guarantee what the clearance would be, if any. We do apologise for this. Kind regards,
Answered by: LukeW
Date published: 2019-03-13

Does it support AM4

On Be Quiet! website, it states it does support AM4, but on the spec section, it doesn't state it. Can you confirm if this one does? Or is it an older version of it?
Asked by: panda986
Good Morning, Yes, this should support AM4. Kind Regards
Answered by: LukeW
Date published: 2019-06-26
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be quiet Dark Rock TF Top Flow Intel/AMD CPU Air Cooler
be quiet Dark Rock TF Top Flow Intel/AMD CPU Air Cooler