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Ok, so I'm on a quest to find some fans. I need 2x120mm fans and 1x80mm, but I would like them to be quiet fans. I don't really care about LED's though if you look at my profile pic, that's the color I'd want. So either black fans or green fans. Or, I've seen fans that don't have LED's but the fins of the fans are colors, but my quest is to find quiet but efficient fans. ATM, I would say the air circulation has to be pretty decent as my CPU idles at 35-36 and my VGA w/ it's OC is idling at 57C right now. If I order the fans, I would like to order them all from one place, and I'm thinking places like frozencpu.com or newegg.com. So, recommend me your awesome, but quiet fans.

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post #2 of 16
not the BEST airflow, but it gets the job done and is one of the quietest you'll find
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999072

another great fan with a very low dB level:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185004

and finally the product by scythe which is always a favorite of mine
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185056

almost forgot the Scythe i used lol:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185004
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Originally Posted by vanillaninja09 View Post
not the BEST airflow, but it gets the job done and is one of the quietest you'll find
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999072

another great fan with a very low dB level:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185004

and finally the product by scythe which is always a favorite of mine
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185056

almost forgot the Scythe i used lol:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185004
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post #4 of 16
These are good case fans (scythe slipstreams), just don't put filters on them or anything that needs a larger amount of static pressure to overcome.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...stream&x=0&y=0
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Yeah, I think he was probably logged in or something when he linked them, so it probably gave him an edited type of link. Hopefully he'll fix them .

I've been looking at the scythes. Which is a good medium for those fans? I have no clue what fans are in my case now, they're the stock fans that have been in here since I've had it (2 green led fans and a black fan).
 
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Yeah, I think he was probably logged in or something when he linked them, so it probably gave him an edited type of link. Hopefully he'll fix them .

I've been looking at the scythes. Which is a good medium for those fans? I have no clue what fans are in my case now, they're the stock fans that have been in here since I've had it (2 green led fans and a black fan).
I had the 1900rpm slipstreams and they were quiet for me.
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Hmmm 37dba? I'm pretty sure that's loud isn't it? Idk, I always though that was louder than a fan labeled to be "quiet".
 
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post #9 of 16
Im assuming when you say Quiet, Efficient and Non-expensive fans, you are referring to 3 different ones right?
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Yup, those Yate Loon fans are great!
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