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They also make the butt ugliest fans on the market. You couldn't PAY me to put one of those things in my case.

They're just fans who cares what color they are. What's important is the performance. You leave the side of your case open just to look at the color of your fans? kookoo.gif

Don't give me the "I have a side window argument" because that doesn't change the matter of the fact, no one sits around all day long looking at their case.
 
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They're just fans who cares what color they are. What's important is the performance. You leave the side of your case open just to look at the color of your fans? kookoo.gif
Don't give me the "I have a side window argument" because that doesn't change the matter of the fact, no one sits around all day long looking at their case.

That's a generalization of how people think about their computers. Personally I do look at my computer all day. I have a color scheme to follow.
post #83 of 309
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Nothing compares to my DELTAs.. but corsair is the best and these fans look great!

Yeah but they wont sound like a hair dryer thats the difference .

Meh fans are meh , i like it better without led's .. corsair isnt homo , they have class .

I wouldnt mind the white ones for my UV lights , that is it .
    
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post #84 of 309
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Yeah but they wont sound like a hair dryer thats the difference .
Meh fans are meh , i like it better without led's .. corsair isnt homo , they have class .
I wouldnt mind the white ones for my UV lights , that is it .

 

Grab some UV spray paint and pop the ring to paint it? I would do it if I have the time to turn my PC into Tron style.

 
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Hey George, any chance of seeing new 200mm fans in the near future? biggrin.gif
Edited by Evangelion - 5/4/12 at 8:53am
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I can't imagine putting Deltas in my case. I bought one just for the lulz one time to see how loud it really was and there is no way ever I'd stick that thing in a PC case.
    
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I can't imagine putting Deltas in my case. I bought one just for the lulz one time to see how loud it really was and there is no way ever I'd stick that thing in a PC case.

undervolt it.
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One more question - will we be seeing a SP option for the 140mm?

I want to get a 650D and slap a 280 in the top, and would love to be able to use an SP-type 140mm fan for that application.
 
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Hey George, any official word from you guys on using these with the Hydro-Series coolers? The white would really compliment my color scheme but I don't want a huge drop in performance from the stock H80 fans...

The stock H80/H100 fans perform better, but they're also much louder. The highest end SP120 today is 2350 RPM, the H80/H100 fans are 2600 RPM. That extra ~10% of speed makes a pretty big difference in both noise and performance.
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Originally Posted by Sp33d Junki3 View Post

Good point, the Corsair is going at 2350rpm, GT is 1850. In all, going faster should increase sp, but look at cfm, is not that much difference.
63 for corsair and 58 for GT, the higher speeds from corsair should give a much higher rating, unless the design is not capable of do so.

The SP series was designed to maximize static pressure and noise level. Like everyone else, our airflow ratings are the max possible in open air, and the SP is the max possible in an impeded environment. The difference is that the SP series will push a much higher percentage of that airflow through a radiator than the AF series will, while the AF series will push much more air at the same noise levels in an open scenario (like a case exhaust fan).
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