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    Question asus rog strix z390-e gaming with fractal design meshify s2 fans

    So i'm looking into building a new system and found the z390e motherboard and fractal design's meshify s2 to fit my needs. I want to run 9 pwm fans(including 2 for rad) in the system. The meshify s2 has a built-in hub that supports 3 pwm and 6 case fans. What would be the best option to do this...
  2. Alphasid333

    Question I have a 1050ti, but Its idle temps hit 60 degrees, why?

    So i have a 1050TI, in a small micro atx case with no case fans. It sits below my desk. The temperature of my room is around i'd say 30 - 24 degrees. It reaches max idle temp upto 60 degrees (Fans dont spin casue they start kicking in the mark of 60 degrees). When i am gaming the fans do start...
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    Question Need help with a cooling issue

    So i've had a cooling problem for years now and I want to get this sorted out. Essentially, last week, my PSU died. Because of this, im going to have to rebuild my PC so I thought id try and get this problem out of the way. Whenever I do anything intensive, such as playing games, my CPU can...
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    [SOLVED] Thermaltake a60 better cooling?

    I'm in Australia and summer is around the corner (30-40 C) and my current uni accom only has a ceiling fan. I want to keep my Thermaltake A60 but I want to make it cooler. It has 3 fans already (1 intake 2 out). Is it best to upgrade the stock fans and can I add extra fans? Really unsure about...
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    [SOLVED] More case fans?

    Hello. my motherboard has got only 4 case fan plugs but i want to put in 2 more so that i have 6. 1fst: can i use the one pump fan plug to power a case fan? 2sd: any idea on how i can plug in more fans?
  6. Question RGB Case Fans 3 pin to 4 pin Adapter Help!

    I've been thinking about upgrading my case for more cooling since I have 3 fans and I have room for up to 5 fans. Right now the fans is connected to the fan hub which is connected to the PSU. My Asus motherboard is "Aura sync" compatible and has two RGB headers and they are 4 pins. The problem...
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    Question Zalman Z3 Plus case fan controller

    Hello dear members. I am owning a Zalman Z3 Plus case and ASRock Z97 Pro 4 motherboard. How can I connect the 2 fans from top to fan controller? Is it alright to connect all fans (2x front, 2x top, 1x back) all of them to motherboard headers? I mean, in long-term, it can affect motherboard's...
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    [SOLVED] Fans setup suggestions?

    My case configuration is like this: a 240mm AIO in the front, a normal 120mm fan also in the front, two 120mm fans in the top and one in the back. Which fans should I use as an intake and which ones as an exhaust? Thanks
  9. Freakattaker

    Question PSU Cable count

    Hey guys I recently got this PSU some weeks back: https://www.newegg.com/evga-supernova-g3-series-220-g3-0650-y1-650w/p/N82E16817438094 EVGA SuperNova with 650W. My question is how many case fans should this PSU be able to support? For a bit more explanation, my old PSU died/was on the verge...
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    [SOLVED] Is it safe to spray paint the fan of a CPU Cooler what about a normal black case fan

    as the title said I was wondering if I can spray paint the fans of case fans and CPU cooler fans, heat sink too if possible. Im working on a build called white knight, and my sister wanted a pink version which is harder to find pink parts compatible with the parts in my build
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    Question I bought 3 new high-end Static Pressure Case Fans, should I make them pushing air into radiator or pulling?

    Hello all, I have a 9900k and I currently have this 360mm AIO liquid cooler: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835214096&Description=liqtech&cm_re=liqtech-_-35-214-096-_-Product I have a huge PC case that can fit 3 more fans on the other side of the AIO radiator so I...
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    [SOLVED] Front/Back Intake, Top Exhaust

    Hey guys, I have a 240mm AIO on my CPU with the rad in the top of the case with fans exhausting. My GPU is an EVGA Hybrid that uses a blower (rear exhaust) and also has a 120mm rad that I have exhausting out the back. I have 2x120mm front intake. Since both my rads are exhausting (higher temps)...
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    [SOLVED] case fan problems

    I recently built a new PC and overall it has been a good experience with little issues. The only problem that I have come across is that the 3 front case fans do not work. I tracked the wires back to the connector on the case that connects them all together and plugs into a 4 pin power connector...
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    [SOLVED] Have an extra case fan; Intake?Outtake?

    Hi all! So I currently have a Thermaltake Core X31 https://www.thermaltake.com/products-model.aspx?id=C_00002786 case, and was looking through some of my extra computer parts and realized I have an extra case fan (a noctua NF-F12 PWM). And so, I was thinking of installing it on my case. But I...
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    [SOLVED] Which motherboard should I get X470-PRO or B450 AORUS ELITE?

    Asus PRIME X470-PRO or Gigabyte B450 AORUS ELITE - for 2700x with RTX 2080 not going to OC
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    [SOLVED] My Pc Is Underperforming

    my pc is underperforming in all games i am so choppy but in my msi benchmarks i get 120 and a score of 7000+ so whats the problem cant seem to figure it out i have a new i3 8100 and msi gtx 1060 3gb oc 500w psu msi gaming motherboard 8gb ddr4 ram any solutions? Please someone help.
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    PSU help! I don’t know why it’s not working

    I am building my own PC and got this PSU listed below: Thermaltake Toughpower DPS G RGB 750W Digital 80+ Gold Smart Zero 256-Color RGB Fan Fully Modular ATX 12V 2.31/EPS 12V 2.92 Power Supply I have tried to get it to work and when I hit the power button it just clicked and now won’t turn on...
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    Easy solution to see if someone’s remotely viewing your computer via shared network? Please help, I’m so clueless.

    Is there a quick/somewhat easy way to see if your MacBook has been hacked? One of my roommates is incredibly gifted at getting into anything and everything he sets his eye on; hacking computers being one of his favorite pastimes. That being said he’s had both physical access to my computer (yes...
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    Overclocking ram..... is this right?

    Okay my system is GTX1060 6gb Ryzen 5 1500x MSI B350 Tomahawk motherboard Adata Spectrix RGB DDR4 Ram 2400 16-16-16 I used performancetest 9.0 to evaluate my system before and after raising the frequency of my ram. I updated my BIOS today. I raised my ram from 2400 to 3000 and it shows a...