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I was looking at this fan controller, http://www.xoxide.com/zamufanspcoz.html do you think they are worth it?
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thats 100% up to you noone can say the value of a fan controller to someone else
    
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depends on how quiet you want the fans. if theyre quiet enough for you then its not worth it. if its to loud then a fan controller is worth it
    
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all depends on whether you're trying to get a quieter setup than you originally have. Some people buy fan controllers and really huge CFM monster fans so they can turn them down during browsing, and up during gaming/benching. For 20$, it's really a good bet if you want to tinker with your fans.
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post #5 of 16
Depends if you like sound or not.

I will never, ever, ever, ever build/own another computer without a fan controller however. They are too useful to NOT have for that price.

I actually own that exact controller, I like it alot and use the switches to control my cathodes
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I have a sunbeam rheobus , im running 4 fans on 2 channels 2 140's and 2 120's still have 2 channels for whatever but dont see myself changing in the future, i think it was like $12 couldnt be happier with it
    
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I have a rheobus too, and it is a very well built controller
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post #8 of 16
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Do fan controllers only work with those small 4 pin connectors? Or can they work with molex too?
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post #9 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Oblivion77 View Post
Do fan controllers only work with those small 4 pin connectors? Or can they work with molex too?
All you need is a 4-pin to Molex converter.
    
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post #10 of 16
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Originally Posted by txtmstrjoe View Post
All you need is a 4-pin to Molex converter.
Where can you get those?
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