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Hey All,

I am just about to order a EVGA GeForce GTX 660 as it is on a really cheap deal at the moment, £150.

I was just wondering if anyone could tell me what the volume of the fan is like? is it quiet when idle? smile.gif

Thanks You smile.gif
post #2 of 6
The entire kepler line is very quiet, in fact at idle it is barely even audible.

The dual fan version (Signature 2) is a bit quieter at around 20dB at idle.
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Thats interesting, i would of thought 1 fan would be quieter than 2!

Ill have a look at the dual fan version and see how much more monies it is, because i leave my PC on over night, i am going for idling temps more than load.
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It looks like the Ti version is the dual fan version, i dont want the Ti tongue.gif
post #5 of 6
I can verify the Signature2 coolers are QUIET.

My 670 OCed to around +200 on the core never goes above 62C while Folding, and my fan noise is inaudible at 38%.

In fact, my fish tank makes more noise than my PC while folding. tongue.gif
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They are pretty quiet on idle, one of mine has a noticeable growl though that's pretty annoying. Go for the dual fan version if possible. The SC's heatsink is pretty much junk, the card will go over 80c pretty easily on the stock fan profile.
 
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