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What is so great about the Tuniq Tower?

post #1 of 20
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After seeing a lot of pictures of people's machines on here, I have noticed a large number have Tuniq Towers. Now, after looking at the Tuniq Tower, I'm not all that impressed. So, what's so great about it?

I don't like the fact that it only has a 3-pin fan connector. Doesn't that mean you have to manually control the fan speed?
 
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post #2 of 20
It's $40 and it rivals some of the best air cooling out there, hence the many rigs that use it. Looks aren't everything.
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post #3 of 20
the fan has a fan controller and people like them because they are priced right and avery good cooler
    
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post #4 of 20
The stock fan also comes with a fan controller.
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post #5 of 20
I bought it and honestly it doesn't matter that it is 3 prong. I thought it would be an issue but I am OCed to 3.4 on my q6600 and have never had to raise the fan above min speed. 51 C full load using Prime 95
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post #6 of 20
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You all have some good points, but doesn't a 3-pin connector mean you have to control the fan speed manually? I personally like having the fan speed controlled automatically, although I have thought about getting a drive bay fan controller. I'm assuming the Tuniq Tower works well with a fan controller setup.
 
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post #7 of 20
Cools a Quad core to 4ghz.
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post #8 of 20
The controller works fine. Personally, I tried almost 10 different type coolers. Some are mine and some are for others. It is one of the best coolers at that price range.
post #9 of 20
I agree with lins. What OC'er runs fans on dynamic anyways?
 
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post #10 of 20
More importantly, what's not so great about a Tuniq?
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