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post #1 of 18
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What have you guys got your fans set on and if i would switch from all at medium to all at low, would i see a big difference in temps?

Thanx!
post #2 of 18
I have all mine at high. You won't see a dramatic difference in temps, maybe a degree or 2.
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post #3 of 18
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Originally Posted by gibsonnova74 View Post
I have all mine at high. You won't see a dramatic difference in temps, maybe a degree or 2.
In my opinion they are too loud at high
post #4 of 18
yeah I just finished a total rebuild of my system in order to improve airflow (stupid massive wires in the way). My temps have decreased about 3-4 degrees, and this is with switching fans from low to medium. To be honest there was no difference though, the only difference I saw in temps is from better wire management. As long as nothing is blocking airflow you should be okay, no matter what fan speed.
    
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post #5 of 18
yeah i have all mine on low and i even turned off my HSF cuz that one was rlly noisy (fan controller for it broke and got stuck on high, and i dont feel like taking out soldering iron)

but on my end i went back to stock speeds so i have nothing to worry about, not like i need uber pro hertz for web browsing
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post #6 of 18
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Originally Posted by cHoBomonkey View Post
fan controller for it broke and got stuck on high
Yeah that recently happened to me to '

But thanks to all you guys, i think i might swich them all to low!

-FilluX
post #7 of 18
I have an Antec 1200 and while on high the fans aren't quite unbearable, but I like to keep them at a speed to where I can't hear them. I have the top 200mm fan set to high but all others are set to medium.

Random question, would it make any sense to put another 120mm fan on the side panel of the case? I'm contemplating whether or not I should do it considering I have two extra Tri-Cool fans sitting around that Antec sent me for free.
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post #8 of 18
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Originally Posted by DerkaDerka View Post
+side panel of the case? I'm contemplating whether or not I should do it considering I have two extra Tri-Cool fans sitting around that Antec sent me for free.
Well if the extra sound does not bother you then why not, it will help cooling your graphics card! I would probably do it.

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post #9 of 18
Side and top on low all others on high...Sound system also on high
    
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post #10 of 18
Yay a pointless thread! Why not change the fans and find out for yourself. Lazy much.
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