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post #51 of 91
For me, at idle, the pump.
    
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My stupid video cards. >:O
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post #53 of 91
In my computer its my PSU

and i guess the graphics card makes an equal amount of noise during gaming. but in windows, clearly the psu :<
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post #54 of 91
I have an annoyingly loud HDD which is weirs since most people say it is quieter than most
The GPU is another culprit and my PSU as well when it is under load, and I mean like an OC'd CPU and GPU running prime 95 and furmark
post #55 of 91
For my PC...
At idle: the PSU
While gaming: the Graphics card, followed closely by the CPU cooler if it's being stressed as well
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post #56 of 91
Ever boot a computer with a cat sleeping on the CPU fan? It's not pretty.
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post #57 of 91
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Originally Posted by jfiaff View Post
For me, it's my radiator fans. I have a pair of scythe ultra kaze's. Those things are really loud...
But they're the most powerful fans on the market...
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post #58 of 91
h50 pump and gpu when over 30% speed, noisy stuff right there
post #59 of 91
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Originally Posted by ph10m View Post
h50 pump and gpu when over 30% speed, noisy stuff right there
My H50 doesn't produce any noise, regardless of load. You shouldn't hear the pump at all.

My GPU fan however, produces a ton of noise when at full fan speed. So much it makes me wish I had waited a month or two to go with non-reference cooling.
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post #60 of 91
I'm sorry, but a pump WILL make noise.
It has moving parts and it is quite foolish to say that something which has moving parts doesn't make any noise. Because it will

For my comp, the pump makes the most noise for now, then next are the radiator fans but with 5v they're realllly quiet.
    
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