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What do you guys think of the Noctua fans. Do they really push as much as they advertise, and are they really as quiet as they say?

I have looked that the Yate Loons and the Gentle Typhoons, and then saw the Noctua's. Trying to decide what to get. I know the Noctua's are really expensive, but they seem to have a lot of power.
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I have three, and I don't think they're that quiet, even on slowest controller speed.

The Scythe Infiniti fan I swapped into my PSU is much quieter...
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I use the Noctua P12's on my radiator and really like them. They aren't inaudible, but put out a gentle whirring sound that isn't annoying.
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Their static pressure isn't as much as rated, but they are quiet. If you're after real silence, they're good, but not if you want respectable airflow to go with the noise level/profile.
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Thanks everyone.

I decided to go with the GT's. Seems like a good compromise between performance and noise.
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