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Best quiet 140mm case fans?

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Just got a new case, and I wanted to buy 4x140mm case intake fans (140mm, not 140mm that fit in 120mm holes). They all will be mounted horizontally. Since I will have 4 of these running, low noise is more important than high air flow. Also, absolutely no LEDs. Thanks, in advance. thumb.gif
EDIT: forgot to mention that I don't want to break the bank (under $10/fan would be ideal).
Edited by charlie310 - 5/9/12 at 11:14pm
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I like the R4 series from Cooler Master. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103078
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Cooler master makes some very good fans from my experience. I've got R4s on both of my Kuhler 920s (they're 120mm though). The best fans in my opinion are Cougar fans. They are a little pricey though.
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Thanks, guys. I was looking at the same exact fans, but I wanted to check if there was anything better for the same price. I guess not. I just spent $44 on fans for a $100 case I just bought. Spending too much money frown.gif
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post #5 of 5
I'm using Bitfenix spectre pros and they're dead silent and push a ton of air. I highly recommend them!
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