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What is the quietest 120mm fan ever, I want one for the big typhoon am getting
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post #2 of 13
the stock fan on there is silent. You dont wanna go any under the stock fan as the HS will become inefective
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post #3 of 13
Remember, low noise; low cfm...usually

The one already fitted to the BT is 16db - I can barely hear it (with the side off)
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erm the silent x fans are about 50/60 cfm and about 14db i think, thats quite silent
    
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what about this its rated at 8.7dB?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185004
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33.5CFM, is that going to be good enough?
    
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post #7 of 13
16 db is so quiet that you will not hear the stock fan! It WILL be the quietest thing in the case.
     
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post #8 of 13
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Originally Posted by claymanhb
16 db is so quiet that you will not hear the stock fan! It WILL be the quietest thing in the case.
not really my other 120mm does 11db and its a silenx
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post #9 of 13
How about putting a higher CFM fan on there? Will it help or is the stock fan and heatsink the best combo? The A2368 is only 21dB and pumps out 78 CFM, 24 CFM more than the stock fan at only 5 dB more.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Negotiator
not really my other 120mm does 11db and its a silenx

Have you heard the difference between 11 and 16db? There isn't much.
     
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