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Why do people get so worked up about the color of their case fans? Too metro.
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NF-F12 : 2,61mmH20 @1500rpm 22,4dBa
GT's AP-15 : 2,8 mmH20 @1850rpm 28dBa
Don't see why everyone hates the color scheme... loving it personally, looks very individual ! biggrin.gif
No no no no no, AP-15: 20 Pa, 26 dB. 20 pascal = 2.039 432 426 mm H2O
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post #33 of 58
Going to have one of these to review in a couple of days, going to compare to a AP-15, Antec silent and a range of others.
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Going to have one of these to review in a couple of days, going to compare to a AP-15, Antec silent and a range of others.

Looking forward to your review smile.gif
post #35 of 58
I don't get why Noctua's stuff is so ugly. Brown and tan is NOT cool to look at.
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Nothing Noctua makes matters... because their products are so revulsive to look at.
Sorry, lol! I dont look in my case that often. If there is noise coming from my PC I can hear that. All the time. So I really dont care how it looks.
If my rig is a few degrees cooler than yours and is quiet thumb.gif Have fun with yours, I`ll hug mine.
And if one is really annoyed by the color -> get some black duck tape and fix it.
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Going to have one of these to review in a couple of days, going to compare to a AP-15, Antec silent and a range of others.

Please tell us when you do smile.gif
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Looking forward to your review smile.gif
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Please tell us when you do smile.gif

Cheers guys, fan should be arriving here soon. Got a couple heatsinks to test so I will be doing radiator as well as heatsink testing.
post #39 of 58
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Why do people get so worked up about the color of their case fans? Too metro.

Yeah I've never understood the persevering level of hating on Noctua colors, and by so many. The ratio of useful vs. non-useful posts in Noctua threads is second only to Apple threads. Haters are abound in both kinds of threads and it really is just sad.
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I wonder why Noctua has this fetish for brown and tan? Brand recognition is one thing, but being known as the ugliest, best-performing fans just don't go together. $24.90 x 6= $149.40 not including shipping. Quite expensive for a push/pull setup for just one radiator, I think. I don't see why a set of say, 6 Yate Loons with a pair of gaskets to seal them to the radiator wouldn't work as well. Besides that, how many fans can be attached to one mobo header for PWM control?
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