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I was thinking of slapping 2 Scythe Gentle Typhoon 120MM Case Fan 1850RPM 28DBA 58.3CFM onto my hyper 212+
but like usual ncix doesn't have them in stock. Scythe Gentle Typhoon 120MM Case Fan 1450RPM 21DB 45.9CFM is in stock
Scythe S-FLEX SFF21F 120MM Cooling Fan 1600RPM 28.0DBA 63.7CFM FDB I think I'm running these on my hyper atm. Worth upgrading the fans on my heatsink or not, and if so which GTs?

edit: other fans as a possibility too
Silverstone Air Penetrator AP121-BL 120MM 1500RPM 35CFM 22.4DBA Directed Airflow Cooling Fan - Blue
Enermax UCAP12-BL Apollish Blue LED Twister Bearing Auto Speed Control Fan 120MM 700-1700 RPM 15 dbA
I also have some gelid wings i could slap on it and put any of these fans as a case fan.
Edited by Eagle1337 - 2/4/11 at 1:00pm
post #2 of 9
I don't have that much experience with fans yet, but I can tell you that it's really either or at least for me. The AP-14s are a little less noticeable, but move a little less air than the AP-15s. However they're both pretty near invisible once the case is closed up.
post #3 of 9
I use two AP-14s on my Coolermaster Hyper 212+ and it cools like a champ and is barely audible.

I'd recommend them for the heatsink.
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you could try xoxide.com to see if they are in stock? They used to have a good selection of fans.
Edited by Jayce1971 - 2/4/11 at 1:06pm
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post #5 of 9
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Wait you can fit 140mm fans onto the hyper212+? I have a lamptron fc-5 so noise isn't too much of an issue. I don't care about seeing the LEDS as the c690 II doesn't have a side panel window.
post #6 of 9
Hey, Get the 1450's if you don't like noise, but if you don't care much about it, take the 1850's. And to be honest, there is barely a difference once the case is closed.
Also, please don't get those silverstones for your heatsink, I know they look very fancy but they are worthless at pushing air through something, even with the "Penetrator" bit..

Get some Gentle typhoons, doesn't matter much which, you won't regret it.
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Jorund what about that enermax? Do the Gentle typhoons take well to a fan controller?
post #8 of 9
Gentle Typhoons do perfectly with even the cheapest fan controllers.

There is no comparison between GT's and S-Flexes.

I have lots and lots of fans. I use GT's whenever I can. As for the Enermax Magma and the Cluster, check out item 1 in my sig.
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I picked up 2 GT 1,450s and a megahalems
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