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GT: AP14 vs AP15

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How much louder is AP15?
How much quieter is AP14?

How much more powerful is AP15?
How much weaker is AP14?
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A tink in both aspects.

I'd go with the AP-14s if they are available.

I find the AP-15 a little bit too loud for my tastes and the slower but still effective AP-14 would be the sweet spot for noise/performance ratio.
    
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Depends on it's application, mostly.
    
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Well which one is better for a thick radiator? STILL DON'T KNOW

EDIT: Sorry for being noob but whats a PWM fan? NVM SOLVED
Edited by somebodysb2 - 5/4/11 at 5:54am
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Well which one is better for a thick radiator? STILL DON'T KNOW

EDIT: Sorry for being noob but whats a PWM fan? NVM SOLVED
There are better options for rad fans the GT's IMO. PWM fans are able to let the mobo tell them what RPM to run based on TEMP's of CPU
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