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Looking for a quiet 120mm exhaust fan for my 600t.

Few im looking at:

Xigmatek XLF-F1254 http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=9_510&products_id=11381

BE QUIET SILENTWINGS USC T12025-LF http://thekoolroom.com.au/product/be-quiet-silentwings-usc-t12025-lf/

Noiseblocker NB-BlackSilentPro PL-2 http://thekoolroom.com.au/product/pl-2/

Coolink SWiF2-121 http://www.quietpc.com/au-en-aud/products/120mmfans/cl-swif2-121


also i would like a very quiet 140mm fan as a intake on the bottom of my case just to give my gpu a bit of fresh air.

how are these? Noiseblocker NB-BlackSilentPro PK-1 http://thekoolroom.com.au/product/pk-1/
post #2 of 13
Not sure what you meant by very quiet on the 140mm bottom intake, since all other fans you picked for 120mm are 17-20 dBA.
Newegg has some cheap Xigmatek 140mms on sale, $3 each after rebate, at around 17 dBA.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100006519%2050012151%2040000573%20600035592%204801&IsNodeId=1&name=Mail-in%20Rebate&SpeTabStoreType=1
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post #3 of 13
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Looks like that rebate is for north America only. I'm in Australia frown.gif
post #4 of 13
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http://www.xigmatek.com/product.php?productid=131&type=specification

These look new. Anyone know of the specs are legit?
post #5 of 13
I doubt it, but if you can find some Gelid Silent 12s (1000 rpm model) for cheap they are good to go with. I got 5 for $25 but Im in the US. At 1000 rpm they are barely audible, the only thing you hear is air. Decent for the price, they have the same fan design as Yates, Thermalright FDBs, Scythe S-FLXs and Nexus Basics so they are pretty tried and true.
 
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post #6 of 13
If you're willing to spend a little extra, I'd either go with a Scythe Kaze Maru 2 140mm 1200RPM for your rear exhaust (has 120mm mounts - I use it on my Storm Sniper, it's pretty amazingly awesome and quiet, moves a ton of air) and for the bottom, the Thermalright TY-140 would do the job immensely well, it also has 120mm mounts and is amazingly quiet.

Only downside is, they are not cheap fans frown.gif
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post #7 of 13
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If you're willing to spend a little extra, I'd either go with a Scythe Kaze Maru 2 140mm 1200RPM for your rear exhaust (has 120mm mounts - I use it on my Storm Sniper, it's pretty amazingly awesome and quiet, moves a ton of air) and for the bottom, the Thermalright TY-140 would do the job immensely well, it also has 120mm mounts and is amazingly quiet.
Only downside is, they are not cheap fans frown.gif

Hes willing to spend quite a bit if he has noiseblockers in mind.
    
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Hes willing to spend quite a bit if he has noiseblockers in mind.

True... forgot they're more expensive than Noctua fans. Then go for the Kaze Maru 2 for rear exhaust and TY-140 for bottom intake smile.gif You won't be disappointed, I promise.
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post #9 of 13
ENermax TB Silence is the best Silent Case fan for the money imo. I wouldnt touch xigmatek fans if you're looking for low side noise...
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post #10 of 13
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http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=9_510&products_id=15399

these?
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