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Hi!


I consider to buy a Prolimatech Genesis cooler (if I cannot get an Antec Kühler 920), and I was just wondering what fans to get.

Here are my needs:

1. Has to be 140 mm
2. Needs good static pressure
3. Must be ~30$ (~20€/~150 Kr.)
4. Must be bought from these sites: www.caseking.de, www.coolerkit.dk or www.komplett.dk
5. Performance over noise (I do have a fan controller with 30W on each channel)
6. Looks doesn't matter
7. Will be used in a Silverstone Raven RV03 case

Hope you can help
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25 people, and no one with any suggestions?
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I know I'm bumping a lot, but I found these fans:

Which would you say are best:

01. Zaward Golf II Fan 140mm - maybe white because of UV effect
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...ck::15602.html

02. Scythe Slip Stream 140mm
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...pm::14144.html

03. Silverstone 140mm Fan AP141
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...or::15800.html

04. Thermalright TY-140
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...mm::16567.html

05. Xigmatek Crystal 140 Purple LED
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...mm::14204.html

06. Xigmatek XLF-F1454 Blueline
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...mm::13553.html

07. BitFenix Spectre 140mm
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...te::15968.html

08. Noiseblocker BlackSilent Pro Fan PK3
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...mm::13592.html

09. Alpenföhn 140mm Wing Boost
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...ge::16852.html

10. Aerocool Shark Black Edition
http://www.caseking.de/shop/catalog/...mm::15461.html


I also thought of the Noctua NF-P14 FLX fans, but they're just too expensive.


I'd really appreciate some advice here, you guys
Edited by WhitePrQjser - 6/15/11 at 5:13pm
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Man, I bought this heatsink in the anticipation it came with fans.
I had to McGuyver the fans supplied with a Noctua NH-C14 to get the system running. (The Noctua turned out to be in the way of the RAM modules, I would have to remove the lower fan for it to fit, but that lowered performance by quite a bit.)

I'm also trying to figure out what fans are best for the Genesis.
I've got a couple of questions, maybe you know the answer.

Any idea what criteria a fan must meet to be applicable for a CPU cooler?
Do I only have to look at minimum/maximum RPM?
Does it alter it's RPM automatically, or will it always run at a given number?
Any luck on finding a good fan, yet?

If I run into some good ones, I'll let you know.
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Well my Genesis should arrrive tomorrow, I am going to use the Thermalright ty-140's after reading Tator Tots review of them. Will let you know how it goes.
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Originally Posted by Krähe View Post
Well my Genesis should arrrive tomorrow, I am going to use the Thermalright ty-140's after reading Tator Tots review of them. Will let you know how it goes.
Thanks for your input.

After quite some research and consideration, I've also ordered TY-140s.

They're going to replace the Noctua NF-P14 FLXs, that I McGuyvered from a NH C14, onto a Genesis.
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