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post #1 of 8
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So as the title says my psu wires are all crammed in front of my front fan. Would replacing it make a huge difference?
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post #2 of 8
Depends if you have other fans in the case pulling in some air. If thats one of the only ones, then it probably would make it a couple C cooler.
    
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post #3 of 8
Not really...few degrees tops...it would look much nicer though.
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post #4 of 8
Your case has the 200mm fan in front with optional 200 on the side and the 200mm top exhaust...

how many of your fan slots are occupied? how much of the front of your case is really obstructed by the wires? probably less than 1/2 the diameter of that fan if I had to guess...

It would help but it probly is not super crucial depending on the other fans you have equipped in your case.
 
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post #5 of 8
no it wont make much of a difference accept components right behind it will be significantly cooler.
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post #6 of 8
not really except the look will be a lot better
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post #7 of 8
You can still make your case look really nice even without a modular PSU (like me) and improve airflow at the same time. If you got room, stuff as many cables as you can between the motherboard tray and the back panel of the case. The HAF922 makes that REALLY easy to do because of that nice bulge on the side panel

My brother has the same case as you and I managed to make his case look very clean.
 
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post #8 of 8
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Well I don't have the side fan cause I have a window. I just feel the 200mm is wasted cause theres no air getting in through those wires, I have a 140mm on the bottom but its not much help.
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