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What do you think about and having a fan that blows on the back of the motherboard?

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What do you think about and having a fan that blows on the back of the motherboard?



Any benefits and drawbacks?
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Cant see why you would need a fan blowing onto mobo
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There was an interesting discussion on the subject here: http://www.overclock.net/t/1408358/fan-behind-cpu-backplate
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It has helped with socket temps on my M5a99FX w/ FX-8320.
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