case air flow

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  1. Piotrunus

    Question How to connect all these fans to one sysfan

    Hi! I just got a gift - MSI Gungnir 110M It contains 4 x 3 pin fans. I have 2 loose PWM ARGB Fans. My Motherboard is Gigabyte AB350M-DS3H V2 I need to power up 6 fans (4x 3 pin, 2 x PWM) I Have only one sysfan on motherboard. CPU fan slot is populated by two 3 pin noctua coolers from NH-D14 If...
  2. O

    Question Front Panel Fans

    Hey everyone. I have large tower case, and I’d like to get more airflow going. However, I’ve been trying to find fans you usually see that are bound together with one plug that would go into the motherboard. Are there any tips for keywords md such to look ror? I’ve used triple fans, front panel...
  3. R

    Question Ryzen 5 3600 temperature

    I have had my Ryzen 5 3600 for over a year now and really love it.... I have noticed that the max temps for the cpu are fairly high but I always get sketched out when my CPU hits 71c for a brief moment. I have a small case and the heat dissipation is pretty bad so what I did was removed the side...
  4. Question Corsair 760t vs Corsair 4000D airflow ?

    Hello. I can buy the corsair 760T(that model case is old although I am picking a brand new one) or Corsair 4000D for the same price. No cpu overclock, The corsair 760T has a bigger volume. 60% more space. Which one should I pick? Which one will keep my cpu/gpu cooler? That is the 760T in...
  5. Ryflick

    [SOLVED] Is it safe connecting 3 Case Fans to Single PWM Fan Header?

    Heya all, I'd like to ask is it safe to connect 3 case fans to a single SYS_FAN1 Header in my motherboard? My specs : Processor : AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G Motherboard : MSI B450M-A PRO MAX AM4 GPU : MSI Radeon RX 570 ARMOR MK2 8GB OC GDDR5 RAM : Netac 2x8GB SR 3200MHz CL16 DDR4 SSD : ADATA SU650...
  6. T

    Question Please advise on current parts selection for new PC!

    Here is my current parts selection for a PC that will be heavily used for Blender 3.1 and some video editing. AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8 GHz 8-Core Processor Asus PRIME B550-PLUS ATX AM4 Motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3600 CL18 Memory Corsair MP600 PRO XT 2...
  7. Rashkovskiy

    Question Why do i sound like a chipmunk?

    I just changed my motherboard (b450 tomahawk II to a b550 tomahawk) and changed my case for a corsair 4000d airflow. The sound I hear is perfect (from games, videos or friends), but all of a sudden, I sound like a chipmunk and have a lot of distortion whenever i speak. it doesn't come from my...
  8. Ferminator

    Question Top or Rear Case Fans as Exhaust?

    Hello. I have recently build a gaming PC and have trouble configuring which case fans to use with my particular case. I have a Deepcool Macube 110 (M-ATX case) and the case itself supports up to 2x 140mm fans on the front, 2x 140mm fans on top, and 1x 120mm on the rear. As of right now I have 4...
  9. K

    Question Which Case?

    Between the: Corsair AIRFLOW 4000D White Mid Tower ATX Case https://www.scorptec.com.au/product/cases/atx/85229-cc-9011201-ww Lian Li Lancool 215 White E-ATX Case https://www.scorptec.com.au/product/cases/atx/92556-pc-lan215w Lian Li Lancool II Mesh White E-ATX Case...
  10. da real kermit

    Question Question about customizing my PSU shroud

    Okay, this is probably the most stupidest question I've ever asked, but recently I've been wanting customize my PSU shroud. I thought about just printing the picture I want and using double sided tape to attach it on the shroud. Is it safe to do it? Will it heat up my system by any chance? I...
  11. S

    [SOLVED] Should I change my case or add more fans?

    Hi. This is my setup. TUF b560m-e i5 10400f tray+cool master hyper 212 Corsair cx650 bronze *Asus Phoenix Rtx 3060 (SINGLE FAN GPU) 16 GB 3200mhz and samsung 970 plus 1tb SSD My case only have 1 intake and 1 exhaust. When I'm playing high demanding games my gpu temp goes upto 85.6°c (I'm not...
  12. the pianist

    [SOLVED] What is the right case for me 12600k

    Hi I make it simple This is my new rig and I need a case for it Also I'm living in a warm and humid environment so I need a case that really cool my components specially my motherboard because I just lost a motherboard due to the heat and not having a cool case, so listen learned here, I need a...
  13. [SOLVED] Bottom case fan, Noctua NF-A15, better as intake or exhaust in Fractal Torrent Compact (which already has 2x180mm front)?

    I have the following setup: Case: Fractal Torrent Compact (two front fans 180mm, which I think are intakes) CPU cooler: Noctua NH-D15S with one fan (Noctua logo facing the rear side of the case) I have two questions about what I should do with my Noctua NF-A15 fan which I luckily got for a...
  14. K

    [SOLVED] How many fans can i attach to my motherboard ?

    Hi people , i want to change my case , and the case has 5 fans , i want to know does my motherboard have the sockets for installing 5 fan sockets ? System is (My System) MB : MSI H510M-PRO RAM : ADATA 3200 8gx2 CPU : Intel I5 , 11400 GPU : Asus GTX 1650 (4g) GDDR6 Cooling : Green Notus 95 PSU ...
  15. Phil Holm

    Question Should i use spare fan as Case Exhaust or CPU Cooler Exhaust

    So ive been thinking about getting the antec df700, which comes 4 fans(3 front intake, 1 rear exhaust) + 1 reverse fan thats put on top of the psu shroud, which seems to not make any difference in temps according to reviews. So ive been thinking of using that spare fan as a top exhaust instead...
  16. H

    [SOLVED] Change Fan Direction

    Hello I have purchased and installed Arctic BioniX 120p ARGB fans with a controller hub. I think I've messed up because I have 2 serious issues. 1) the air gets pushed outside the case only. I can't seem to find a way to push air inside the case (I can invert the fans but the rgb will then be...
  17. P

    Question Positive pressure or Negative pressure

    Hi guys! So I just bought my RTX 2060 gigabyte yesterday and my H100 Corsair CPU cooler. When I'm playing Apex Legends my temp used to be 80-85c sometimes it went to 87c. I've done my research that RTX 2060's were pre-made to reach that temp. But I'm afraid of the lifespan that it would get...
  18. F

    Question Migrating to Mini ITX

    Hello all, I'm thinking about switching from ATX / Micro ATX to ITX since it suits my needs better. I've found myself having to move frequently between to places and decided, instead of settling on a gaming laptop or anything else, slapping my PC in a suitcase basically. It worked when I moved...
  19. H

    [SOLVED] Case For Future Build 5000D

    There is a winter sale going on in my country and they have the 5000D for 99 euro from 170. Should I grab it from now for my future build or even switch it with my current one? Is it a good case? Corsair 5000D Tempered Glass Mid-Tower ATX PC Case (CC-9011209-WW) -...
  20. R

    [SOLVED] I want to upgrade my PC case due to poor air circulation but I dont know what I should do

    I have a mATX case and inside I have a GTX 1060 6gb, Ryzen 5 3600, B550 Prime MB, 16 gb DDR4, 750 Corsair PSU.... About a year ago I began monitoring my PC during gameplay which is when I began seeing temps that were uncomfortable for me despite reasurrence from the community that it was ok (80c...
  21. Varzoh

    [SOLVED] I plan on getting iCUE 5000x Case, I want to get noctua a few 140mm and 1 120mm fan.

    I need help with airflow. What can you guys say about the case and amount of fans for good airflow. I need help with locations and what way to face the fans. Thank you!
  22. R

    [SOLVED] Do I need to add top exhaust?

    I expected the AIO on my new build to be top mounted but it came mounted at the front. Should I send back and get them to add more exhaust fans or is this configuration sufficient? View: https://imgur.com/a/yWVwUIO COOLERMASTER MASTERBOX TD500 MESH ARGB GAMING CASE Processor (CPU) AMD...
  23. N

    [SOLVED] Recommended fans configuration in a Corsair 5000D Airflow case ?

    Case: Corsair 5000D Airflow CPU: 12900k cooler: CORSAIR iCUE H150i ELITE LCD Display Liquid CPU Cooler Corsair 5000D Airflow case comes with 2 fans and I will add CORSAIR iCUE H150i ELITE LCD Display Liquid CPU Cooler (which has three fans). Do I need any extra fans in the case? If so, would...
  24. KKun

    [SOLVED] Possible to build water cooling in Sharkoon VG6-W?

    Like the title says, is it possible to build a 240mm watercooler (Corsair Hydro Series H100x) in the Sharkoon VG6-W case? If yes, how would you do it (ex: First the Radiator, then Fans exhaust)? And additionally would that water cooler be good for my CPU?
  25. AmeedMv

    Question Need Advice on Motherboard Selection

    Hey guys. So after spending a week on fine tuning this parts list, I've finally decided to ask for help again. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/ameedmv/saved/#view=mD6Jyc All of the components are geared towards most bang for the buck without a GPU. I just have one little problem. I do not know...
  26. Question Is this fan orientation okay? [Case Airflow]

    I was testing a bunch of different fan orientations and this one in particular did the best in terms of cooling. From the regular Neutral Airflow to this for comparison 35c to 29c idle and 57c to 51c load on the CPU. 40c to 38c idle and 65c load on both with the GPU. Is it worth the cooling or...
  27. Pikolo19

    Question Why is my system fan shown as not spinning in BIOS/HWmonitor after boot, but inside the case all the fans are spinning?

    Hello, when i start my pc after shutdown, sometimes the fans go very loud. I checked HWmonitor and it doesn't show my System fan (Fanin1) at all, and temps are also high on idle(60-65 deg on cpu). But in reality all the fans in my pc case are moving. If i restart pc and enter bios the problem is...
  28. P

    [SOLVED] Upgrading stock cooler for FX-8350 ?

    I am tired of the loud noise of my stock cooler on my FX 8350. While gaming the temperature goes to 75° C and the fan is at 6000RPM. I am using Open Hardware Monitor to monitor the temps. The Motherboard shows 3 temperatures T1-40-45° C ; T2- 40-45° C ; T3-75° C CPU temp: 45-50° C. GPU Temp...
  29. J

    [SOLVED] QUIET PC CASES

    Hello, I have a build right now in some cooler master case, and well it’s kind of loud. I am very new to this whole computer stuff as I’ve always had a Xbox. I have an Amd 5700xt and a ryzen 7 3700x. I am looking for a case that will cut sound down drastically but still doing good with cooling...
  30. F

    [SOLVED] Rare situation with double Radiators & change case to Phanteks Enthoo pro 2

    Hello, Currently I have DG86 evga case, I don't satisfied with cooling. It can take up to only 8 fans. My components are; MSI MAG 360 Gigabyte Xtreme Aorus waterforce RTX 3080 Preinstalled rear and front fans. Problem with my old case is GPU VRAM's reach very high(104-108 Celcius, when I put it...
  31. M

    [SOLVED] What should I do for keeping my system colder

    Hi there, So im changing my cpu from core i3 9100f to core i5 9400f! Here's some questions... I'm worried about my coolness! I mean already my case has only one usual air cooling fan and my cpu temp is not bad... I use from its maximum power tho! Cuz i work with after effects I just wanted...
  32. bty0610

    [SOLVED] Case Airflow Solutions, Fractal Design R5

    I was wondering if anyone reading this post could provide me advice and explain to me if my case airflow is optimal? I have a Fractal Design R5 case, and I'm purchasing Arctic SP P14 140mm fans. To be honest I don't know that much about airflow vs static pressure. But from reading a little via...
  33. ItzaHoudini

    [SOLVED] Case Air Flow Help

    Need some advice for case air flow. I have 3 fans on my AIO top mounter pulling air into the case (Case>Rad>Fans). 1 intake fan in the back. My Rad tubes are not log enough to front mount with the tubes coming from the bottom of the Rad (tubes on bottom are recommended for air bubble issues). 3...
  34. R

    [SOLVED] PC Component Purchasing Assistance

    (just for context I pay everything through a company, thus I don't pay VAT inside the EU) I am currently finding parts to build myself a new PC from scratch. So far I managed to snag a Ryzen 7 3800x (because the price difference between the 3700x on the same site was 20 euro and I am not...
  35. F

    [SOLVED] 2 Bottom fans intake or exhaust?

    In these cases: https://fantech.ph/product/fantech-pulse-cg71-rgb-middle-tower-case/ https://www.amazon.com/-/es/Azza-Titan-240-Mid-Tower-CSAZ-240/dp/B01267NXRG in both of them can be placed 2x 120mm fans in the bottom, they should be as intake or exhaust? also if i place them as intake will...
  36. Mohamed Abdelmoaty

    Question Can't control case fans !

    I have 2 fans in my case ( in the side panel ) and my case is kinda cheap but i connected fans pins but still , can't control them from bios , i tried to change thier speed in bios as they called ( system fan speed ) but i feel nothing changed ?? so maybe i installed pins wrongly on motherboard ?
  37. L

    [SOLVED] 360 AIO placement for Asus ROG Helios

    Hi Guys, I've recently bought a 360 AIO and wondered where the best place to put it would be? At the moment the fans are setup as default: 3x 140mm as intake at front. 1x 140mm at rear as exhaust. I was thinking of placing it up top as exhaust as there are currently no fans up there. Graphics...
  38. D

    [SOLVED] case +fan advice

    I'm going to be getting a 3080 soon and I am thinking to upgrade my cooler master half x case to a more up to date one for it, as its very old and very outdated now...iv been looking at the phantek 719 and I really like the look of it and it looks like it will be a good upgrade from the HAF -X...
  39. P

    [SOLVED] Hidden hack to install more fans?

    My case has only ONE fan installed. I want to I stall more but I have no more spots to install one. Is there some technique that I don't know where you can have more ventilation without more fan spots?
  40. penguin_guy

    [SOLVED] How many fans for Phanteks Enthoo Pro II Tempered Glass

    Thinking to buy a Phanteks Pro II (http://www.phanteks.com/Enthoo-Pro2-TemperedGlass.html) and looking for fans. This case has lots of fan places. Will it be overkill to fill all of them? Total Fan Mounts = 15 x 120 mm / 8 x 140 mm (+6x +120mm) Front Fan = 4 x 120 mm / 3 x 140 mm Top Fan = 3 x...