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APEVIA FC-01 Multi Fan Speed Controller Reviews

willis888

Simple but effective fan speed control

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Pros: Cheap, sturdy construction, longer cords

Cons: No automatic speed adjustments based on temperature, no 3/4 pin connectors (molex only)

I've used a number of different fan speed controllers that share this same basic design, but this one feels more sturdy than the others. The back plate is steel, and the aluminum heatsink is large and does not wobble easily. Unlike some other models, this one's cords are long and sleeved An analogue knob on the back lets you adjust fan speed from 50%-99% of max. It easily handles the load of 2x 120mm case fans at 50% speed. I use it to keep 3 cheap non-PWM 1,500RPM fans quieter, and it does a good job. Judging from other reviews, this controller works better with fans that are low RPM to begin with - apparently it will not sufficiently quiet very powerful fans. The box claims it...
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