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Better than SilentX?

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I just bought a Noctuna 120mm fan from frozencpu. The version I got pushes 35CFM at an astounding 8dBA! The closest SlientX (which I consider the king) can get is 32CFM@11. It even edges out Scythe's S-Flex. I'll post when it gets here to see if it's as good as it sounds
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While I wouldn't necessarily go on the exaggerated dB ratings, I have heard good things about Noctuna fans.
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How much are those fans?

Nevermind... I followed the link...

Let us know how those work out! Do you happen to have an S-Flex SFF21D around to compare it to?

I like the look of it too!

looks like it edged out the S-Flex in a review:
http://www.silentpcreview.com/article695-page6.html
(E model though)
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Here's another review: http://www.xsreviews.co.uk/reviews/m...nf-s12-1200/1/

Not very good with test data though.
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