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Aye guys i just bought Cooler Master HAF 912 Adv and my colour theme is blue the thing is the big front 200mm LED fan on the front is... RED! and i need to purchase some new fans for this build [My first], and im thinking about using the cooler master 120mm LED fan at 19dBA pushing 90CFM of air each i was thinking about replacing the front red LED fan with 2 of these 120's.

Now these seem pretty dam good for 15 bucks, but im just not sure if there real bright, but i could go with the cooler master megaflow at 110CFM with 19dBA but there real expensive and really 2 90CFM fans would push 180CFM. If anyone has these fans can you please tell me a bit about them and maybe post a picture of one thanks!

[Do remember, im only 13!]
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110CFM at 19dBA for a 200mm and 90CFM at 19dBA for a 120mm sounds a bit off.. and what I mean by a bit off is that it's impossible. Where did you get those numbers?
Edited by dcyli - 3/28/11 at 4:20am
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Now I cant exactly remember which one it is, but those CM fans don't push 90CFM @19dB. I think they push 90CFM, but not at 19dB. As well as that, 2x120 fans dont do 180 CFM, they do 2x90CFM. I'd be inclined to go for the Megaflow here.
    
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For example, the gentle typhoon AP-29, which is a high speed version of the AP-1x series which is one of the best fans you can get, makes 36.5dBA with 83.0 CFM at 3000RPMs (Max)

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=30013

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My mistake, I thought the fan you mentioned was a 120mm fan. But still you aren't going to get 19dBA out of those 120mms.
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I got the info from http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...oducts_id=8022

It states "The CoolerMaster Blue LED Fan 120mm is one of the best 120mm fans currently on the market. Pushing 90CFM at only 19dBA (2000rpm). *This is the R4-L2R-20CK-GP, not the Sickleflow R4-L2R-20AC-GP."
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I got the info from http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...oducts_id=8022

It states "The CoolerMaster Blue LED Fan 120mm is one of the best 120mm fans currently on the market. Pushing 90CFM at only 19dBA (2000rpm). *This is the R4-L2R-20CK-GP, not the Sickleflow R4-L2R-20AC-GP."
Thats just the marketing babble, they absolutely do not do 19dB


Taking into account backround noise, its about 23-24dB of noise
    
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Thats just the marketing babble, they absolutely do not do 19dB

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRmC5...eature=related

Taking into account backround noise, its about 23-24dB of noise
So do you think i should go the 200mm or the 2 120mm's? if the 2 120's what blue LED do your recommend with good performance?
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So do you think i should go the 200mm or the 2 120mm's? if the 2 120's what blue LED do your recommend with good performance?
For noise/performance. I'd say go with the 200mm
    
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