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Which 140mm Exhaust fan? [Poll]

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Poll expired: Jun 19, 2010  
  • 57% (8)
    NZXT
  • 0% (0)
    Apevia
  • 42% (6)
    Thermalright
14 Total Votes  
post #1 of 15
Thread Starter 
Hello, I'm having a hard time deciding between a few fans on the egg.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835146002
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-028-_-Product
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-008-_-Product

The fan is going to be used for exhaust. I would like to know what the community would pick rather then me taking a wild guess at it.


So far I'm leaning towards the NZXT, but the fan construction looks thin. The Apevia looks solid, but the thermalright also looks appealing.
Edited by Skylit - 6/9/10 at 9:17pm
post #2 of 15
If that is the same as the top fan in the NZXT Tempest, it's quiet, and at full speed it can make paper hover (1-2 inches) above it (top exhaust)... not very weak... I like it.

Don't have the others to compare to, though.
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post #3 of 15
Im confused... will this be placed on the top of your case?
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post #4 of 15
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Originally Posted by ThumperSD View Post
Im confused... will this be placed on the top of your case?
Yes.
post #5 of 15
If on top, avoid the TR. I love that fan, but not as a top exhaust.
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post #6 of 15
NZXT - Best bang for your buck, and quiet. And, yes, NZXT uses this fan in their cases.
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post #7 of 15
NZXT. I have two of them on top of my Tempest EVO, really quiet and pushes more air then the other two. The only other fan I'd use other than it might be a yate loon 140mm.
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post #8 of 15
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by ehume View Post
If on top, avoid the TR. I love that fan, but not as a top exhaust.

I thought of that once I saw liquid bearing lol


Quote:
Originally Posted by BlackHoleSon View Post
NZXT. I have two of them on top of my Tempest EVO, really quiet and pushes more air then the other two. The only other fan I'd use other than it might be a yate loon 140mm.
Yeah, I was considering a yate, but newegg don't sell em and I'm ordering something else that requires me to pay shipping lol.


Thanks guys. NZXT it is.
post #9 of 15
Neither. Go for a Xigmatek 140mm exhaust
post #10 of 15
The nzxt is an okay choice. with 140mm fans it's pretty much either okay fans or really good fans. But as a top exhaust, definitely the nzxt as it is a rifle bearing fan.
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