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I'm looking to replace my 80's with some near silent 120's. Right now my 80's push about 30 cfm and are quite a bit louder than I want it to be. I was looking at this Sythe S-FLEX but would like it if they pushed a bit more air. What I'm looking for is something that pushes around 40 at 15 dB. So if anyone knows of any sleepers out there that I haven't been able to find that would be great.
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I'm looking to replace my 80's with some near silent 120's. Right now my 80's push about 30 cfm and are quite a bit louder than I want it to be. I was looking at this Sythe S-FLEX but would like it if they pushed a bit more air. What I'm looking for is something that pushes around 40 at 15 dB. So if anyone knows of any sleepers out there that I haven't been able to find that would be great.
I have a couple links for you, but question, do they have to be from Newegg? Also even if the fans are at like 20dBA you don't notice them. They are basically silent.

ENERMAX UC-12EB 120mm Case Fan - Retail

Thats a good option, 44CFM at like 19dBA. Thats basically silent right there.

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Also if you want a really silent computer, try heading over to Silentpcreview.com you'll find all kinds of great stuff over there, from power supples to fan, to sound dampening.
    
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I've found 44.8 cfm at 18db(Akasa PaxFan Amber series ultra quiet 120mm fan)
http://www.pc-solve.co.uk/contentite...ntentid=258911

Is that any good?
    
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that Akasa looks good, only problem is that I live in the States and they don't ship here, and all I'm finding are uk sites.

That Enermax also looks pretty good just has bad reviews.
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I would try the one I recommended. Anything under 25dBA is gonna be silent
    
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yeh i'd probably go with atomicfission cus he probably knows a little more than me
    
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thanks a lot guys. that thermaltake looks to be just what i'm looking for.
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thanks a lot guys. that thermaltake looks to be just what i'm looking for.

NP, that is a cool fan and it fits anywhere a 120mm can. Also SVC.com is a good company to order from. Fast orders and shipping.
    
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