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Ok already got the haf x, didn't come to assembly of my pc yet. So i was curious
about the airflow of the megaflow 200mm fan. Walks to old pc, hooks it up to the fancontroller look at rpm goes only 580 rpm 600rpm max. Ask him self what the heck is going on. Referring to Coolermaster site it said 700 rpm.

I missing 100 rpm why, oke it does move quite some air but 580rpm its just weird.
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post #2 of 9
Fans generally perform within -/+ 10% of their stated rpm. So it's not too strange your Megaflow is running a bit slower.
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post #3 of 9
I wouldn't take any RPM reading as 100% accurate.

I get different readings depending on what I use to check fan speed.

Speedfan, HWMonitor and I believe some ASUS utility all show different RPMs for my Gentle Typhoons. I've given up.

As long as the fan isn't making any strange noises I wouldn't worry about the readings.
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You have to change your settings and your fan control with the asus suite II software.
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post #5 of 9
Those MegaFlow fans are pretty weaksauce.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by HWI View Post
Those MegaFlow fans are pretty weaksauce.
Does your airflow suffer from that cause you have haf x to
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Quote:
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Does your airflow suffer from that cause you have haf x to
Yeah, that's why I switched them out with these. They push waaaay more air.
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Quote:
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Yeah, that's why I switched them out with these. They push waaaay more air.
How loud are the NZXTs compared to the Megaflows? I'm kind of annoyed at how utterly weak the megaflows are...
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Yeah my top exhaust fan is only doing 721 rpm supposedly. Its one I ordered from Newegg several weeks ago to replace the stock one that finally stuffed itself. Not too happy about the new fans performance.
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