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this temp while i stress my system with folding@home program..
the cpu hover around 80'c while 2 of my gtx 460 at 71'c and 63'c respectively running on the same program..
so all three component are running at 100%..
my ambient around 30'c..
last time when i had 2500K i also get this kind of temp..
wow! 25-28, nice sound level..

ok, so its really hot in your house/room. Your GPU's temps are fine and dandy. Keep them under 85-90c if at all possible, all though according to Nvidia the 460's can handle 104c maximum temp. You should adjust your voltage's or try to re seat your cooler on the CPU.

Thanks, It would be lower but my GPU(Sapphire TOXIC) screams like an all Female Banshee Death Metal band lulz. Its going to get some water cooling soon. All I want to hear is the slight bubbly watery noise for the loop.
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ok, so its really hot in your house/room. Your GPU's temps are fine and dandy. Keep them under 85-90c if at all possible, all though according to Nvidia the 460's can handle 104c maximum temp. You should adjust your voltage's or try to re seat your cooler on the CPU.
Thanks, It would be lower but my GPU(Sapphire TOXIC) screams like an all Female Banshee Death Metal band lulz. Its going to get some water cooling soon. All I want to hear is the slight bubbly watery noise for the loop.

so far i can lower my sound level to 30db at lowest...later on i will adjust my overclock to 4.5 and notch down the vcore to lower the cpu temp..i think on watercooling also but still have no fund..
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just lower your voltages and lower your clock if your ambient is so high
   
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just lower your voltages and lower your clock if your ambient is so high

+1. Summer months = back off on your OC unless your rig's under water or you can afford to A/C.thumb.gif
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hi again, has anyone experimented on putting an intake fan in front of the 5" bays VS inside(back) of the bay? Do you think it would matter? I just want a little insight before I put some serious velcro/foam work for 2x120mm fans. Right now, I have 1x120mm (bottom) front bay then 1x140mm (top) inside bay.
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there are many peeps already in tha boat and speeding away. you'll have a puller fan and
then a pusher fan. it seems to create more noise than gain over just one good fan in that
spot. now if you are using 2 500-800rpm fans thatd be different.

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hi again, has anyone experimented on putting an intake fan in front of the 5" bays VS inside(back) of the bay? Do you think it would matter? I just want a little insight before I put some serious velcro/foam work for 2x120mm fans. Right now, I have 1x120mm (bottom) front bay then 1x140mm (top) inside bay.

I've always had them positioned up front just behind the mesh and filters. Others have positioned fans farther back. Both have given decent results. I'd say it's more about the airflow you're trying to achieve. For example I don't have a fan in my empty 5.25 bay slots. I have a 140 up top positioned in front of the front Push fan of the Silver Arrow feeding fresh cool air directly into the heatsink. My temps have never gotten high enough for me to consider adding more fans. thumb.gif
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Is the Antec Big Boy 200mm fan recommended as a replacement for my case (HAF 922) stock 200mm fan (top intake)?
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Is the Antec Big Boy 200mm fan recommended as a replacement for my case (HAF 922) stock 200mm fan (top intake)?


I would like to see a comparison of 200mm fans. Anyone know of one?

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Never heard of one like that
There's a new 120mm fan roundup however cool.gif

It's in italian so you'll have to translate it but it is very comprehensive and some 140mm models are included:

http://www.xtremehardware.com/cooling/air/xtremehardware-presenta-roundup-ventole-2012-201207117270/

XtremeHardware is a good reviewer and there are lots of pics too thumb.gif

And I'm happy to announce you there's a new 140mm beast winner (I'm looking to find one for a lot of time)
Ladies and gentleman's, here it comes the new Prolimatech VORTEX 14 ALUMINUM biggrin.gif

490

What? 13 blades, double ball bearing and 127CFM? specool.gif

626

http://www.xtremehardware.com/images/stories/RoundUp/Ventole_2012/prolimatech/324.jpg
http://www.xtremehardware.com/images/stories/RoundUp/Ventole_2012/prolimatech/328.jpg
http://www.xtremehardware.com/images/stories/RoundUp/Ventole_2012/prolimatech/040.jpg
http://www.xtremehardware.com/images/stories/RoundUp/Ventole_2012/prolimatech/330.jpg
Edited by arrow0309 - 7/14/12 at 9:32am
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