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I recently bought a corsair H80 and i was wondering what a good high pressure pwm fan would be to replace the stock 3pin fans any suggestions would be great:thumb:
post #2 of 14
Scythe Gentle Typhoon AP-15s have great static pressure...but they seem to be sold out everywhere.

Gelid Wings and Silverstone Air Penetrators would be good choices too.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/13262/fan-868/Gelid_Solutions_Wing_12_120mm_x_25mm_UV_Reactive_Gamer_Fan_-_UV_Blue.html

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11259/fan-719/Silverstone_Air_Penetrator_AP121_120_x_120_x_25mm_Fan_-_UV_Blue_Blades_SST-AP121.html
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those look great but how do you control the fan speed with a 3 pin connecters? i have 4pin connectors on my mb.
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http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835553002

Really good quiet fan, with 4 pin connectors.
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post #5 of 14
GT AP15's, try and find them in the marketplace.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Brentft03 View Post

those look great but how do you control the fan speed with a 3 pin connecters? i have 4pin connectors on my mb.

You can always use a good fan controller
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post #7 of 14
I don't know how much Cooler Master pads their stats, but Bladematers might fit the bill m.newegg.com/Product/ProductSpecification.aspx?Item=N82E16835103069 on sale for $9.99 too!
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post #8 of 14
Not sure if they will fit in your rig,but these Thermalright TY-140's are great
http://www.thermalright.com/products/index.php?act=data&cat_id=16&id=97
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post #9 of 14
I use either multi-frame NoiseBlocker fans or the Gentle Typhoons. They are both really good and offer great performance vs. noise ratio.
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post #10 of 14
Since the Gentle Typhoons are so hard to get you can always get these either in place of or in the mean time since they are being reviewed as being really good fans and cooling very close to the GT AP-15's. For the price to performance they are defiantly a good consideration thumb.gif

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/14319/fan-913/XSPC_120mm_x_25mm_Radiator_Chassis_Fan_-_1650_RPM.html?tl=g36c15s60

I was shocked by the low price one them and then I noticed that they come with the wires already sleeved even the AP-15's don't come sleeved and sell for twice if not more than twice the price!
Edited by WeirdHarold - 11/30/11 at 7:00am
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