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post #1 of 11
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I heard something about special fans (maybe only the 200mm ones) needed for this case, will any 140mm fan fit in the front as an intake?

I am just about to buy the case and am looking at this- http://www.ebuyer.com/product/247978 for the front- will it be ok?

Thanks
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post #2 of 11
You shouldnt have an issue with any 140mm fan, their screw spacing is fairly universal.

Why are you getting a different fan though, for the blue lights?
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post #3 of 11
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The case doesn't come with a front fan, it comes with side fans though and top fan- is a front intake even needed? I'm imagining it conflicting with the side fans and creating a weird airflow, or am I wrong?

I just want to buy any extra fans at the same time as the case.

I think it may be only the 200mm fans that need to be special NZXT ones as they are 192mm or something, but I want to make sure the 140mm front fan is universal size
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post #4 of 11
I could swear it comes with a 140mm in front, and it's the typical 140x25 mm...
post #5 of 11
no stock 140mm
but you can place in any wink.gif
for the 200mm , use this

and put in leds youself
   
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post #6 of 11
Pretty sure any 140mm fan will fit the front slot.

However, only the Nzxt 200mm fans will fit the 200mm slots on your Phantom without any modification.
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post #7 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by DarkEnergy;12236374 
I heard something about special fans (maybe only the 200mm ones) needed for this case, will any 140mm fan fit in the front as an intake?

I am just about to buy the case and am looking at this- http://www.ebuyer.com/product/247978 for the front- will it be ok?

Thanks

they fit normal 140mm fans.
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post #8 of 11
The front has mounts for a 120mm or 140mm fan IIRC. Just email NZXT and see if they will send you the extra fans you need.
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post #9 of 11
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Thanks, I'll just get the Antec fan I linked to.

I'm not sure about getting an additional 200mm NZXT fan for the top, I'll probably leave it as it is
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post #10 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by M0E;12236623 
The front has mounts for a 120mm or 140mm fan IIRC. Just email NZXT and see if they will send you the extra fans you need.

I will do, I heard some people got them for free so I'll see what they say
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