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I have a scythe kaze that is 45 decibels with like 133 CFM as a front intake, 120mm


** guy beat me


I wanted this but its really loud http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=20847
Edited by The Master Chief - 7/5/08 at 6:36pm
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45 is a little too loud for me.

i'm not going for "silent", but quiet would be nice.


i'll probably go with the slipstream or one similar
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check this out!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999127

78 CFM @ only 21 dB?
is that real?
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For an accelero i think a 64CFM its enough
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Originally Posted by smoke12291 View Post
hey guys,

i'm ordering a couple fans from newegg tonight or tomorrow and i'm looking at various scythe fans.

i've picked out a couple but i need you guys opinion on dB ratings.

1) 33 dB 87 CFM here
2) 37 dB 110 CFM here
3) 28 dB 64 CFM here
4) 20dB 49 CFM here



edit: 120mm && two of these are going to be wired tied onto an accelero s1
I wrote up a review a few days back covering the Scythe lineup. Have a look. Hope it helps with your decision.

http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling...an-lineup.html
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Up to 28 dba is silent to me, 33dba starts getting a bit annoying when I'm trying to listen to a song on low volume, and over 40dba is only for when I do benchmarks or games with headphones, or when I leave lol. I'd opt for the 28dba, looks perfect for you.
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