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I have recently purchased a Corsair H100. Is it worth it to get the Corsair Link Kit, or am I better off saving money and just getting a nice fan controller?
Edited by thenutty1 - 5/6/12 at 8:45pm
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If you want to see the coolant temps and stuff like that on the H100, nd be able to control fans from within Windows, get the Link, but if that doesn't matter to you, just get a regular fan controller smile.gif
 
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How much is the link?

I'd say get a fan controller then you can run other fans to it as well. 5 channel Logisys on the egg for 25 bones.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dmac73 View Post

How much is the link?

I'd say get a fan controller then you can run other fans to it as well. 5 channel Logisys on the egg for 25 bones.

Don't quote me on this one, but I *think* the Link's cooling module can control about 6 3/4-pin fans.
 
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post #5 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dmac73 View Post

How much is the link?
I'd say get a fan controller then you can run other fans to it as well. 5 channel Logisys on the egg for 25 bones.

The Corsair Link Kit is $99. Seems cool but kind of steep.
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Originally Posted by BodenM View Post

If you want to see the coolant temps and stuff like that on the H100, nd be able to control fans from within Windows, get the Link, but if that doesn't matter to you, just get a regular fan controller smile.gif

I just want to be able to control it. My case is going to have a door, so I would prefer not to have to fiddle with knobs all the time. On the other hand, I don't know how often I'm really going to be touching the fan settings anyway.
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post #6 of 6
The Link is a really cool product and all, but I would not buy one now. As with any new product, Corsair is still working out the bugs and they do provide a lot of support for the product. Best advice ... get a decent fan controller like the Sunbeam Rheosmart, hook up the PWM control line, hook up all fans, then set it and forget it.
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