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Really Silent MODU82+ PSU. I want it a little bit noisier. :P

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I just get the MODU82+ 625W and the fan runs about 550RPM reported in EVEREST v4.20. Does that seem to be right? I cannot even hear a thing from the PSU. It's totally dead silence. But honestly, I don't mind if the fan runs at about 850-1000 RPM which is considered to be silent by my standard. How would I raise the fan speed of PSU?

I play WIC game at maximum setting and do some benchmarks but still the fan would just speeds up to 700 RPM. It's a bit warm to touch at the back exhaust grill.
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post #2 of 4
Your PSU fan is thermally controlled,it will speed up if it needs to keep cool under higher demand.
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I know it will speed up but I just want it to run faster than 500RPM (like 800RPM or something) under idle load just to be on the safe side of cooling.

Well I guess I can't change the default value of MODU82+ fan which is about 500RPM.
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post #4 of 4
Don't worry about it

The designers knew what they were doing when they set the limits and so you won't have any stability issues, even with the fan running at that speed
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