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H50 AP-14's vs AP-15's

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I just bought an H50, but don't want to use the stock Corsair fan. I am going for more a quiet build and see the AP-14's as a better noise/performance ratio. I also hear that the jump from AP-14's to AP-15's is almost like nothing, but I also hear its like a huge jump... AP-15's are almost impossible to get where I live without having to pay huge shipping. Would 2 AP-14's be a performance upgrade noise and temperature wise over the default Corsair fans?

http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?p=1036762481 (Here's the thread of a person going from AP-14's to AP-15's)
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it will be a performance and noise upgrade.

these fans are freaking quite!. i got 2 ap-15's for 24 each and full speed, and i can hardly hear them.
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$24 each? So do you think I can get 2 AP-14's for $24 for both at a local store, do you think AP-15's are another $24 worth it? I don't even overclock yet...
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btw im in australia. prices on pc hardware are ridiculous. and yes thats $24 each fan.

i would recommend the ap-15's over the 14's, but if u dont want to or have no need to pay extra, go for the ap-14's
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Ahhh, Ok thanks! I would go for the AP-15's but the cheapest I can get them is for $15 US each and then $30 minimum shipping with totals $60 for 2 fans which is ridiculous. So I will probably go for the AP-14's.
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