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Dear All ,

Just wanted to share with you what i did in 10 min , i bought the CM Hyper 212 Plus and i had a room to put additional 120 Cm FAN, i wanted to see if this will affect the CPU & MPB temps so i took pictures before and after.

Before adding second fan :



After adding second Fan:



As you can see the results are quite good.... and its before OC, that's all for
today.
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not too bad at all! Just make sure when adding fans to keep airflow in mind; just adding air movement in a case won't always help, and sometimes if it cannot escape, you're just preventing hot air from escaping and blowing it around the case more. I think one of the best suggestions to give people who are seeing a rise in temps in the summer is to keep an eye on DUST gathering between heatsink fins. Dust is remarkable to blocking airflow!
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Originally Posted by Inuyasha1771 View Post
not too bad at all! Just make sure when adding fans to keep airflow in mind; just adding air movement in a case won't always help, and sometimes if it cannot escape, you're just preventing hot air from escaping and blowing it around the case more. I think one of the best suggestions to give people who are seeing a rise in temps in the summer is to keep an eye on DUST gathering between heatsink fins. Dust is remarkable to blocking airflow!

I agree.... i always keep an eye on that.

for now the rig is pretty new so no dust
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Nice work! That's quite a drop.

I have the same BIOS.

My temps are 44c in the BIOS, but when using core temp or speedfan they're 21c.
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