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I recently bought two of the 120mm blue LED fans that are found on the front of Antec 900s. I simply want to know what the airflow and noise levels are like, since I'm planning on sticking both of them onto my GeminII.
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post #2 of 26
If you can give me 1 min I can look them up for you.
post #3 of 26
I don't know exact #'s, but they are roughly ~35CFM, 57CFM and 79CFM
They are pretty quiet - the high speed is a little loud for some people, I find medium is a happy, well, medium

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WoO! You're in Amherst eh?
I'm from Manchester!
    
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post #4 of 26
39 CFM - 25 dBA / 56 CFM - 28 dBA / 79 CFM -30 dBA
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Sounds good, I'll wait for wire's numbers.

EDIT: looks like he got 'em as fast as he said he would! I'm coming from a single TTake A2029, so I'd say this is an improvement.

I love the Shire of Newhamp. Voted best state to live in for a long time now, and one of two states to have average gas <$3/gallon. I just hate the people who live in Amherst, the old ones, that is. I got crap from an old lady at the beach I work at (Baboosic) because she didn't think she should pay $2 to get in.
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you have to pay to walk on a beach? that is so wrong...
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post #7 of 26
lol...
Yeah, I guess I was close on the numbers
Honestly, some people say they are loud, I think people are just whiney.
"I want high CFM!"
"I want no noise!"
Can't have both, people! lol... there are compromises to be made...

I don't know if I have ever been anywhere in Amherst O_O
    
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post #8 of 26
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Well, you pay to go swimming (lifeguards!) and use our boats and toys and everything...I dunno, it's a town beach. I vacation in Long Island a lot and it's like $10 per person for a day at the beach.

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Honestly, some people say they are loud, I think people are just whiney.
For a sec I thought you were talking about Amherst people. Yeah you shouldn't care about Amherst, nothing really goes on.
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post #9 of 26
i have a 900 with all fans on low. putting the fans on high makes them very loud and has very little affect on temps.
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post #10 of 26
I find this to be the case:
Low: Decent temps
Medium: Better Idle AND Load temps
High: Better Load only, but noise is a bit too high for some people.

I run 4 Tricools on high, the 200mm fan on high, a 60mm and a 40mm fan, both maxed out roughly 4000rpm, 92mm freezer cpu cooler fan @ 2800RPM, the 7600GT fan....

And I can't hear my PC over my window A/C Unit...
    
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