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need some case fan suggestions for a HAF922 side, options are as most of you know a single 200mm or dual 120mm's for the side and dual 120mm for the coolers push/pull setup.

Goals:

low noise yet high airflow.

I really want the fans to be as silent as possible since i may fold a couple nights a week but wont need nothing to major since I'm mainly a gamer and wont be looking for a massive 5.0Ghz OC on my chip i would be happy to hit 4 to 4.5Ghz on it with out using the oc genie.

Considered Options:

Noctua NF-P12-1300 x4 for both case and the hyper 212+.

Or

COOLER MASTER Megaflow 200 for the side and a pair of Noctua NF-P12-1300 for the cooler.

So as all ways suggestions are welcome.
    
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Look into the AP 120's. One of the best coolers out there
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Look into the AP 120's. One of the best coolers out there
cant find via google.........wow im so tired i cant even use google......
    
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all i can find are AP-121's....
    
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For a Hyper 212+, if you're using high-ish CFM fans, you don't usually need a pull fan, especially with a lower overclock. A Gentle Typhoon would work great here. Then, you could just figure it out from there.
post #6 of 8
Most reputable manufacturers make good fans...just read what reviewers say.

As for quiet...avoid plastic to metal contact....i use little rubber washers between the case and the fan....make a difference
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Quietest and best performing cooler is the Silver Arrow. Comes with two 140mm TY-140 PWM fans so your mb can control it with PWM.

Once the SA is in place, try putting that top 200mm fan on the side. Mount it with these. If that works, buy a third TY-140 and put it in the forward top position, blowing down. This will feed fresh air to your heatsink. Mount with these. Get some sheet plastic from a hobby shop and block off the part of your upper grill that are not part of your top intake.

I have a TY-140 as my top intake. I have it connected to the mb cpu fan header, along with pwm push and pull fans on the heatsink. I use an Akasa PWM Splitter (available here). So my fanspeed rises and falls with demand, since I have my fanspeed set to Auto.

If you really want to go wild, mount a 140mm fan in the 5.25 cage to provide even more air. Make it a low rpm fan like the T.B. Silence (140mm) or a Gentle Typhoon AP-12 (120mm).

With your case you have lots of possibilities.
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post #8 of 8
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I think I'm gonna get 3 gentle typhoons (2 for side one for cooler) and move the stock cm fan from cooler to bottom.
    
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