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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-28-2019, 02:54 PM - Thread Starter
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Are Silent Wings 3 an upgrade over Phanteks F120MP?

Hi everyone. So, i want to replace my actual fans (120mm F120MP x6) in my hardline watercooled pc.
The phanteks F120MP served me real good, but i just want to try out something new and maybe give a slighly different look to my pc. So, i am really looking into the silent wings 3 PWM fans. I am honestly wondering how they would perform, when compared to the fans i am currently running, considering both, noise and performance.
Also i would like to know, for anyone who owns them both, if i should be getting the standard PWM fans or grab the high speed ones instead, expecially considering that 5 of those fans will end up being mounted on a Nemesis GTS radiator (240 and 360mm).
Can you guys please help me out with this? Thanks in advance!
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Similarly, slightly better but probably not worth it (especially due to cost) unless you get high speed ones.


I would buy the high speed ones to have a rational "upgrade" of maximum speed if you intend to have that increase in speed.



http://thermalbench.com/2016/10/21/b...h-speed-fan/3/


140mm vs other radiator/heatsink fans https://www.hardwareluxx.de/index.ph...t.html?start=4


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Your current fan isn't bad.

PH-F120MP (1600RPM = 68.8CFM , 1000RPM = 44.1CFM): http://www.coolingtechnique.com/rece...s.html?start=5


They're still among the best between 1000-1300RPM per one of the latest reviews: https://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/...x25_PWM/5.html
1000RPM: 23.1CFM with 29dBA (SW3 = 24.4CFM, 31.7dBA)

1250RPM: 27.1CFM with 31.8dBA (SW3 = 28.6CFM , 35dBA)

1500RPM : 31.9CFM with 37dBA (SW3 = ~34CFM , 38-39dBA)

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