case fans

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  1. Question Cooling/component fans issues

    I'm about to organize a major computer cleaning and my warranties (except for the PSU) are about to expire. So I decided to tackle this issues that's been plaguing me for a while. Every time I use my computer, my fans make strange noises .... sometimes it sounds like a fly was cought between the...
  2. Prestianni

    Question Using different PSU cables

    Hi all, I’ve got a 550w fully modular Corsair power supply. My fans however even though the case is new, came with fans requiring a 4 pin molex connection. I bought a cheap 6pin to molex off of eBay as the PSU didn’t come with one, is this safe and if not whats the chances of something bad...
  3. spiderbatman

    Question ARGB Case Fans - Help

    Hi All, I am a noob when it comes to installing ARGB fans. I have a B460M AORUS ELITE motherboard which supports ARGB. However, if I look at their website, I see that their 2 x ARGB headers are supporting LED strips and there are 2 RGB headers as well on the board. Is there a way I can add 3...
  4. C~Money

    Question Why is my fans showing N/A on my motherboard?

    So I recently built my first PC and kept it budget friendly. I went with a Cooler Master MB 311L case because it had two preinstalled ARGB fans in the front. So then for the motherboard I had to get one that was ARGB compatible. I went with a Gigabyte B450 Aorus M. I built the pc and everything...
  5. J

    Question No case fans

    Specs: 24gigs of ram, gtx 1070, ryzen 2200g (upgrading soon to ryzen 5 2600) asrock b450m steel legend So as the title reads my pc has no case fans, they have stopped working in the past and I have not gotten new ones. It has been running like this for about 5 months and rarely gets above 65...
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    Question Case fans problem.

    Hello everyone, I bought 6 Corsair fans(4 pin connector) and somehow two of them working on about 1900 rpm and making a lot of noise, while others spinning on about 500/600, also there all connected with 4 pin connector, so I tried to configure them in the bios, by putting them on 30% but it...
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    Question Best 140mm Case Fans

    Hi all. Pretty generic one for you tonight. What are your recommendations for 140mm case fans, ideally pwm? Performance over sound is a priority for me, but if they are quiet then even better! Going to need a fair few for the next build I'm doing, so may as well get the best ones! Cheers
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    Question Best Case & Fans

    Hello, Planning a new build with an i9 9900k & RTX 2080 Ti, so of course I'm going to need some serious cooling. For the i9, I'm planning to go with the Corsair H150i. I just need suggestions on what case is ideal for airflow with that mounted at the front. Also, I'm gonna need some good...
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    Question Which Case Fans for my be quiet! Pure base 500 ?

    Hey there everyone, So I recently built my first rig by myself and these are the specs of it: Motherboard: Gigabyte X570 Aorus Elite CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 8-Core (3.6GHz-4.4GHz) 36MB AM4 (includes stock Wraith Prism stock CPU cooler) GPU: MSI GeForce® RTX 2070 SUPER GAMING X TRIO 8G...
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    Question New PC build shutting down while gaming

    I recently built my first pc and at the time I was on a tight budget and could only get 1 stick of 8gb ddr4 3200mhz. Everything was running fine along with the games until I got another stick. After I got this stick and now had 16gb of ddr4 at 3200mhz, my pc started randomly shutting down while...
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    Question Motherboard and PCH Temperature

    Hi everyone, Recently playing around with fan curves due to loud case fans. Just wondering what acceptable temps for the motherboard and PCH are. If I google it I can get so many different answers so thought I would ask here. I'm monitoring my temps using AI Suite 3 and can see my motherboard...
  12. T

    Question Please could somebody help me with making my PC quieter.

    I have a budget of £90 to spend on making my PC quieter (it's literally a jet engine) and need help in deciding what is the most important thing to buy: I could spend all my money on a really good quiet case (eg. be quiet! Silent Base 600) or something. Or I could buy a better CPU cooler (eg...
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    Question Is this already an optimal fan configuration?

    My case is the Macube 310p, ngl the front panel is pretty closed off. This this fan config optimal because when i play games on pc, although the cpu remain relatively cool, around 58-62 degrees celcius, the gpu can reach up to 70 degrees celcius. as i mentioned above, the front panel is pretty...
  14. S

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte z87x-ud4h RGB headers

    I have a Gigabyte z87x-ud4h mobo and I'm wondering, is it compatible with RGB fans? I saw some on amazon but the particular ones I saw said the fans don't support 12V 4 pin headers, only the 5V 3pin. I can't find one of those on my board and the manual says nothing about them. I'm not sure if...
  15. M

    Question First-World Problem: ML120, NF-F12 3000RPM PWM, or NF-S12A

    I'm currently debating on which all black fan to buy; I have narrowed it down to these three. I'm going to purchase nine of the fans I wined up choosing, which will be placed in a Lian Li O11 Air case. They will be used strictly as case fans and will NOT be placed against a radiator and I will...
  16. RogueNineOne

    Question What is Ideal case fan setup for Cooler Master H500P Mesh?

    Here's the list of the components I'm planning to get: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/x9kH8M Considering I'll be overclocking my CPU, are the 2 front 200 mm stock coolers and the single 120 mm rear exhaust good enough? If not then please suggest an ideal fan setup for optimum airflow/ cooling...
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    Question Weird case fan behaviour

    My god it kills me....dont know what to think anymore.........so i need your help guys because i can't take it anymore. So i have just installed some new run of the mill fans(Arctic f12 120mm) for my case/Segotep lux black.I replaced the 2 ones on top. the one in the front is giving me...
  18. [SOLVED] How to connect the case RGB fans to the motherboard

    I want to connect my case fans controller to the motherboard in order to be able to control the case fans RGB light using the Fusion 2.0 software. My questions are: Is it possible on my case and motherboard? If it is possible, how to wire it? Note: I tried to connect my Led I/O connector on...
  19. J

    Question 3 fans on 1 header?

    Would I be able to run intake 3 fans on 1 header as there are only two chasis fan headers on my mobo (asrock b450m pro 4 - F) and I’m using 1 already for two exhaust fans. The 3 fans I want to connect are coolermaster Masterfan sf120r ARGB’s.
  20. Bleeka

    Question What Should My Case Fans Monitor?

    Hello, I've built one PC prior to my current but never really fine tuned it at all. How it was out of box was how I left it. This being my second more refined build I want to fine tune it as perfect as possible. The last piece to my puzzle however is CASE FANS :mad: ....................... I am...