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Changing/Adding case fans : should I?

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I have a CM Storm Enforcer. I was looking at replacing the back fan with something like a Corsair AF for added quietness. Was considering adding one to the top too although I've been told it could affect the flow of air in the case.

However, if temperatures are decent as they are and the noise isn't overly bad, is it worth changing the fans?



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Since you are already monitoring your temps and you are okay
with it, then save your money.
If you are worried about air flow then maybe adding a fan will help.
If your fans are loud and it bothers you then you might look a changing
fans or getting a fan controller. I think there is a way to lower fan speed
by lowering the volts with a resister.

Good Luck smile.gif
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RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung 4GB OCZ Vertex SSD 128GB 750GB Seagate ST3750640AS 3TB Seagate ST3000DM001 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
3TB Toshiba LG HL-DT-ST DVDRAM Cool Master Hyper 212 EVO Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
DELL U2412M  DELL U2412M Logitech K310 Corsair 750HM 
CaseMouse
NZXT Phantom White Logitech m570 
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AMD 6300 GA-970A-UD3 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 2GB Samsung  
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