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Originally Posted by wayne_sony View Post


both cpu and gpu. gpu not too much though since its reference

 

If you leave the voltages at stock, then the stock case fan configuration should be fine.

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post #32 of 39
Artic Cooling f12 is what i have and they compete with any fan in perfomance and there are not noisy.

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with pwm splitter cable smile.gif




There is never enough cooling!! Even the mobo need some cooling smile.gif
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post #33 of 39
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Originally Posted by Lass3 View Post

It's some of the best FANs IMO. But they are pretty ugly. Black theme please...

Black Noctua fans are coming pretty soon
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Black Noctua fans are coming pretty soon

release date?
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post #35 of 39
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release date?

I think it said sometime in April in that article or something.
post #36 of 39
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Artic Cooling f12 is what i have and they compete with any fan in perfomance and there are not noisy.

Cheap too biggrin.gif

with pwm splitter cable smile.gif




There is never enough cooling!! Even the mobo need some cooling smile.gif
I disagree. If your Temps are within spec you will get very little benefit from more cooling at a cost of money, electricity, and possibly reliability, in that there is then more stuff that can break. The cpu itself behaves slightly differently because of extreme cooling options, but within common temp ranges it remains mostly true.
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post #37 of 39
more fan = less temp movement


Motherboard layer can break with time..
Cpu dont care about temp


Even my 7950 agree with the fan i have 3 pushing air in

vrm cooling


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post #38 of 39
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Originally Posted by bonami2 View Post

more fan = less temp movement


Motherboard layer can break with time..
Cpu dont care about temp


Even my 7950 agree with the fan i have 3 pushing air in

vrm cooling


etc smile.gif

but OP is not OCing his PC, also the 760 isn't a hot card unlike that 7950. So OP would be fine with just 2 stock fans, there is not need for him/her to waste money on fans.
post #39 of 39
I said arctic cooling

not noctua overpriced fan rolleyes.gif


is not worst than Aio cooler that perform not really better than a h100i and everyone still take them 110$ vs 200-300$ after that they are seriously better



It nice to have a lot of fan smile.gif
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