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After you hear your pc for a while you get used to it.
Indeed, I used to have a 55dBa fan , and I got used to it pretty quickly... although I was disturbed when family had to turn up TV just to hear shows, etc. (Computer was in living room)

Now it's in my room with 2 120mm Thuderblade fans... can barely hear it over music/gaming...

Still gets a little roasty in my room :-/
    
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Meh, I prefer the rocket ship effect. I think my PC moves over time from the fans.... j/k (thread in my sig has details)
    
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post #33 of 46
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Meh, I prefer the rocket ship effect. I think my PC moves over time from the fans.... j/k (thread in my sig has details)
mine does, its like a tye writer after im done i have to slide it back over, my fans aret good, el cheapo's. they vibrate
post #34 of 46
I got a couple of those thermaltakes and an antec fan. So mine should be silent too, i'm going to take the fan out of my psu and replace it with one of my new quiet ones, it's the psu that makes all of the noise in my situation.
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post #35 of 46
My main rig is in audible with eight 120mm Yate Loons, one Panaflo, and sound dampening material.

I just built a SFF and it seems so loud to me.... probably like 35-40dB. Gotta mod it quiet.
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post #36 of 46
Hey duckie where'd you get the sound dampening material? If it turns out that I can hear my pc, that's what i'm going to get. I probably won't be able to hear it though. Or i'll send back whichever one of my fans makes noise and get a silenx fan.
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post #37 of 46
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Indeed, I used to have a 55dBa fan , and I got used to it pretty quickly... although I was disturbed when family had to turn up TV just to hear shows, etc. (Computer was in living room)

Now it's in my room with 2 120mm Thuderblade fans... can barely hear it over music/gaming...

Still gets a little roasty in my room :-/
I have 2 120mm Thunderblades.. everyone says they're really loud, and I saw a video of someone with Thunderblades and when they turned them on they sounded reeally loud like a hairdryer almost, but mine are really rather quiet.. Maybe they aren't running at full speed or something
    
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They're probably running at full speed and people are just trying to make a big deal because they need to get a girlfriend, or a hooker, or something.
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Lol well I plugged the little plug in with the yellow wire for the RPM sensor.. it was running at around 1300RPM. They're supposed to run at 2000RPM according to the Xoxide site, so I dunno.
    
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If you plug it in directly to the psu, it should run full speed.
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