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Static pressure vs CFM... For a heatsink which is best?

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I want to buy some new fans for my A70 and i wanted to know what would give me better temps gentle typhoons 2150 or a fan with high cfm like aerocool shark fan?
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You're looking for static pressure, but cfm tends to help also. You can't go wrong with Gentle Typhoons for coolers/radiators.
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Yup Static pressure makes the biggest difference on a heatsink, If the fan looses all its power by trying to blow through the fins of the heatsink, it's not going to be very effective.
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As previously stated, static pressure. Gentle Typhoon's are some of the best radiator/heatsink fans you can get.
    
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Thanks for the responses. I will go with the GT's for my heatsink. Are the aerocool shark fans good case fans?(i just bought 2)
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Not too familiar with them, but if their specs are true then they seem pretty good for case fans.
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