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Here is the Noctua NF-P12-1300 120mm http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-004-_-Product

The loudest you will hear this thing go is at 19.8 dB(A) while still getting 54.36 CFM at 1300 RPM.

And

The Noctua NF-P14 FLX 140mm http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835608017

64.96 CFM at 1200 RPM and its noise is still 19.6 dBA.
Edited by Captain1337 - 5/18/11 at 6:30pm
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Consider this one as well COOLER MASTER SickleFlow 120.
This. I can crank these up to 100% and the sound is just faintly audible, yet has so much pressure and flow.
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SPCR?
silentpcreview.com. those people are absolutely OCD with quiet/silent pcs.

and don't get slipstreams. they're pretty good brand new but the bearings will wear out and rattle in about a year. get the superior s-flex fans.
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Ap-13 is great IMO for htpc. It's dead silent
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Yate loons are loud as crap even turned down with a fan controller. I trashed them. Worst fans I ever bought!

Quietest ones I have heard are the AP-15's
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Yate loons are loud as crap even turned down with a fan controller. I trashed them. Worst fans I ever bought!

Quietest ones I have heard are the AP-15's
Way over exaggeration. I have three of them and they sound fine.
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post #39 of 76
Yate loons, and gentle typhoons. my recommendations. But the GT's are expensive. Just sayin
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post #40 of 76
+1 for Noctuas. Been using these for two or three years now and couldn't be happier
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