Page 2 - Forum discussion tagged with Noctua.
  1. Mr. Pettit

    Question CoolerMaster Masterbox NR600 - Fan suggestions/help

    Hey everyone, So recently I swapped out all of the cooling fans inside of my PC since I'm going to be getting the RTX 3070 soon. I ended up getting 5 of the 120mm Noctua NF-P12 reduxes (3 intakes, rear exhaust, top-rear exhaust) and they work fairly well, however their operating noise is quite...
  2. Z

    [SOLVED] Noctua reinstallation from 2011v3 to 1200

    Guys, please help. I want to buy lga 1200 motherboard and new cpu. I have Noctua ND 15, it seems... It installed on lga2011v3 platform. Do i need to buy noctua's installation 115x kit? All kits from original box of Noctua are sinked into oblivion...don't have any ideas where are they.
  3. Yuniel

    [SOLVED] 4 or 5 fans in 1 header

    Hello guys , i have the cpu fan header only reserved the the cpu cooler , but i have extra headers in the motherboard CHA_FAN1 1A / 12W / Q-Fan Controlled alright the fans that i have 4x 2 of this fan...
  4. pcgamer_4123

    [SOLVED] Noctua nh-u12S and 9700k - temps seem too high

    Hi all, I've recently installed a Noctua NH-U12S chromax on my 9700k, and under prime95 small FFTs I seem to be getting unusually high temps - like 96-97 within 5 minutes @ 4.6ghz (stock). The fan under load hovers around 1,500 RPM. Is this normal? I would have expected somewhere in the...
  5. L

    Question ARGB STRIP touched motherboard (msi meg z390 ace) and it turned it off.

    So, i just bought a new mobo, and my tech services installed it and gifted me a ARGB strip This side: https:// bit. ly/ 3hjys4n touched one of those 4 pins of my MOBO: https:// gyazo. com / ae87fccebff2d091f905b5d85ec2e773 And my pc turned off, i have been using it since then no problem.. but im...
  6. Mr. White

    [SOLVED] System Fans - CPU Cooling

    Hi! So, my system temps are okay, but it's maybe too loud sometimes. The question is, should the system fans look at CPU or SYSTEM temperature when setting their speed? Now when my Ryzen 7 2700x temp is jumping 43 --> 51 --> 43 fast, the system fans are doing the same thing at their speed, but...
  7. Giras

    [SOLVED] Help upgrade cpu cooler

    hi i need help to upgrade my old h7 cooler to new one and cant decide which one to buy , my temp at idle are 50 c and is hot here (croatia ) at summer so when gaming sometimes going 80 c. so anyone have advice about cooler my budget is like 90 euro and was think to buy one of this and...
  8. KaiserPhantasma

    Question Questions About Cleaning My PC Case And It's Underlying Components

    I am about to "preliminarily" clean my PC case and it's various other parts (mobo,ram,CPU heatsink, fans etc) and I have a couple of lingering questions: 1. Can I use a material similar to a shoe brush, it's hairs are approximately 4-6 inches, will it induce an ESD shock to the component or do...
  9. R

    [SOLVED] CPU Cooler recommendation (for 10600 non k)

    Hi. I want to buy a CPU cooler for my future 10600 non k and I thought one of the following models would be good: Scythe Mugen 5 rev. B2 Noctua NH-U12S Arctic Freezer 34 eSports Duo Which of the mentioned models has the best results when it comes to temperatures? I was thinking of buying the...
  10. Question How to connect fan headers exactly in a push/pull configuration

    I just ordered the Fractal Define 7 case with 2 more Noctua fans(NF-A14 industrial 2000rpm) to build this push/pull setup with my H115i Platinum watercooler. I have some questions about the correct connections of the fan headers. With my current case and setup (front rad push) I have these 2...
  11. A

    [SOLVED] Is it ok to put pressure on installed cpu?

    Hi, While installing my Noctua cooler, I had a little problem getting the screws right.. It's always happened to me with noctua coolers, I don't know why everybody says they have an easy installation, it's actually pretty frustrating. When you succeed in getting one screw, than the other one...
  12. P

    [SOLVED] Cooler Master Hyper 212 RGB Black Edition vs. Noctua NH L9x65 Cooler? Which one should I get for more cooling?

    Hi. I have a Antec NX200 Mid Tower case MSI B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard, Ryzen 5 3600 (stock fan) Gigabyte RX 5700 XT OC Ed. 8GB. Basically, the temps on my motherboard and GPU are cool, with motherboard being at around 45-55 max under load, and GPU maxing at 75-80C. But, since I have the...
  13. P

    [SOLVED] AMD Ryzen 5 3600 - is the Noctua NH-L9x65 SE-AM4 a suitable cooler?

    Hi. I have a Antec NX200 Mid Tower case MSI B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard, Ryzen 5 3600 (stock fan) Gigabyte RX 5700 XT OC Ed. 8GB. Basically, the temps on my motherboard and GPU are cool, with motherboard being at around 45-55 max under load, and GPU maxing at 75-80C. But, since I have the...
  14. noeljm

    [SOLVED] i7 6700k - High Temp issue

    I have a gaming build which is close to four years old now (built it in 2016). Specs: CPU - Intel i7 6700k @ 4GHz. Turbo upto 4.2 GHz (no overclocking) GPU - Zotac GTX 970 (no overclocking) CPU Cooler - H100i GTX Motherboard - Asus E3 Pro Gaming v5 BIOS version - 2606 Case - Corsair C70...
  15. D

    [SOLVED] Setup my airflow

    Hello everyone!Right now I have a zalman z11 case. I didn't...
  16. H

    [SOLVED] So what went wrong? Noctua NH-D15 vs Corsair H100i Pro

    Hi! My specs: Ryzen 7 3700X (stock speeds, default Performance settings) ASUS X570 Prime-P 8GB X 2 G.SKILL SNIPER RAM Noctua NH-D15 Story: 8 months ago, I bought a Corsair H100i Pro AIO to replace the AMD stock cooler. Despite re-seating it a couple of times, my temps were: Furmark CPU...
  17. R

    [SOLVED] How do I connect my 3 pin case fans to PSU?

    Motherboard - Mini ITX X570 Aorus pro wifi Case - Lian li TU150 PSU - Seasonic sgx 650 So my noctua uh12a has two PWM fans, I've used the included splitter to plug those into the cpu_fan pin There is a sys_fan pin but that is being used by a tiny motherboard fan cooling the chipset and nvme...
  18. Rameyukk

    [SOLVED] Which Noctua Case fans configuration is best for airflow vs noise balance.

    Hi all. I wonder if I can get help on the math of my case fan upgrades. Basically, I'm thinking of changing my PC case to use Cooler Master Silencio S400 case and upgrading my CPU cooler to use Noctua DH-15 for my i9-9900K. So I'm thinking of also installing these case fans: 2x Noctua NF-A14...
  19. A

    [SOLVED] L9A vs 120mm AIO?

    Doing a mini-itx build in the FTZ01 and I am not sure whether an AIO would even perform better than a Noctua L9A. I am located in Australia where the L9A is $79 AUD. The cheapest AIO is the ID-Cooling Frostflow X 120 at $69 AUD but I haven't really seen anyone using that brand. A Corsair H55 is...
  20. H

    [SOLVED] nh d15 help

    Hey everyone, I bought a bunch of new parts for a build and got a new motherboard as well which is the z390 aorus ultra. However, I also got an nh-d15 for cooling but that thing will not mount no matter what I do. In all the videos I see of it, the heatsink mounts with very little force and just...
  21. H

    [SOLVED] Does Noctua NH-15 Fit my case?

    Hello, Its my first time i`m buying a cooler, so i thought i should be 100% sure that it fits my case. Cooler that i want to buy: Noctua NH-15 My current case: DeepCool Kendomen TI Windowed Titanium Grey Case dimensions: 491 x 200 x 486mm Motherboard: B350 Tomahawk RAM: Patriot Viper 4...
  22. J

    [SOLVED] Broken fans

    My Corsair front Af140 fans are broken. They are making loud noises and don't run well anymore. I want to replace them but my knowledge of fans isn't that great. My question is if anyone can help me with some sugestions to replace the broken fans. I've seen some noctua fans etc.. but there are...
  23. P

    Question NZXT H200i With AIO | Fan Configuration

    Hello, finally joining the forum! I'll list my parts below for reference. I recently gave my PC to a friend who has down on his luck and have recently built a new rig. I'm trying to be more adventurous so I've encountered some stuff I don't know much about. Normally I'd try to test this kind...
  24. Aidanator

    [SOLVED] Is the AMD Stock Cooler quiet and does it perform well?

    I'm planning on getting a Ryzen 5 3600 in a Mini ITX build because I travel a lot, and I just really like tiny PCs. However, I would like it to be fairly quiet. Is the AMD Wraith cooler quiet enough and also good performance-wise? Or should I spend an extra 30-50 dollars and get a Noctua NH-L9...
  25. Question Asus CPU fan xpert quirk

    Can anyone help me with why this is happening? I'm using an Asus P8H61-I R2.0 motherboard and a Noctua NH-L9I.
  26. M

    [SOLVED] When will Noctua restock their product?

    I've been waiting for Noctua to restock their NA-SAVP1 Chromax.Black Anti-Vibration Fan Mounts for a while now. I didn't think it was that hard to make a piece of rubber, but knowing Noctua they had their engineers think real hard to the point of an aneurism before slapping that on a fan and...
  27. 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...
  28. [SOLVED] Will this unidentified cooler fit on LGA-2011?

    Hi all! I've got this old pc under my desk that's just laying there cause it doesn't have a cooler anymore, so I'm looking for one second hand. I found one, by noctua, but I can't really identify exactly which one. I asked the guy selling it and he has no idea either, might also be the reason...
  29. I

    Question Noctua nh u12s with Corsair Vengeance ddr3

    Hey I just purchased a noctua nh u12s and I want to know if it will clear my Corsair Vengeance ddr3 ram I am using it on an lga 1150 platform.
  30. P

    Question help need advice on these 120mm fan would these fans be quiet in a Q77 Motherbaord?

    Hello i plan to purchasing 3 X of these Noctua NF-P12 redux-1700 PWM high-Performance Quiet 120mm Fan or ARCTIC F12-120 mm Standard Case Fan Black 120 mm - P-Series I want my system fans to be quiet i hate having noisy fans i am using an Dell 9010 motherboard it is a Q77 Motherboard and only...
  31. SSJ1NOT

    Question Help!

    Many posts on forums says that the noctua nh-d15 Will fit with low profile ram as corsair Vengeance lpx (31mm they say). I bought the ram and cooler, but i still get a little preasure, when i try to close my case. I have phanteks Phanteks Eclipse P400A RGB Black. Can someone tell me what i am...
  32. M

    Question Will the Noctua NH-D9L work on an HP motherboard?

    I specifically have the HP Omen 870-244. I got the NH-D9L because it's a good lower profile cooler that would also help with airflow, instead of the stock cooler. I didn't realize this until buying that a backplate would be needed on the back of the motherboard. I went through the pain of...
  33. MxzsyXII

    Question Should I swap Hyper 212 black edition fan for a noctua fan?

    Hello everyone, I've been wanting to change out my wraith stealth cooler on my ryzen 2600, for a hyper 212 black edition. To give me more headroom for overclocking and a bit more quietness. But I also want to add a secondary exhaust to my case, currently only have 1 exhaust, which is on the...
  34. I

    [SOLVED] RAM Clearance with Noctua NH-U14S and Z390 Aorus Ultra

    Hey there, does anybody here have a setup up with these two components included? I'm planning on getting these two on my build, I'm planning on placing two fans on the NH-U14S in push pull, but will there be any RAM clearance issues with this on the Z390 Aorus Ultra?
  35. P

    [SOLVED] Finalizing my Build- Final Suggestions?

    Hello Again, So after much consulting and assistance from the community I have come to a final build that I would like to move forward with. How would you personally tweak this build? Looking to get as much final input as possible. PCPartPicker Part List:
  36. FaithOnHuman

    [SOLVED] 9700K with Noctua NHD-15S

    For those who are looking for a solid CPU cooler. I was having a 212 Evo on my 9700k no oc and the idle temps were 50-55C. I changed the CPU cooler and the 2 case fans with the Noctua 15s (CPU cooler) and nfs12a (case) and the idle temps are 30. Maybe my Evo was broken Idk but the differences...
  37. I

    [SOLVED] 2019 Build suggestions <$2200>

    I have had an old 2600K running on a z68 mobo which had given lot of issues and a recent red cpu led error which has not been able to be fixed yet after trying all methods suggested online. It has a 850 evo samsung ssd, 8GB corsair and a msi 1060 6GB. Monitor was an ASUS ML238H and UPS APC...
  38. B

    [SOLVED] New Build Idea - Feedback

    Hey Guys, Below is a build I have put together. I have around £1200 for a complete system and I would like to mainly game at 1400p res @ 144hz. Any feedback would be great. Thank you
  39. FaithOnHuman

    Question Will it fit? Be Quiet Dark Rock Pro 4 or Noctua D15s - Crosair 200R

    Hey there, I would like to change my CPU cooler, I was thinking BeQuite Dark Rock Pro 4, but since I have the Corsair Carbide 200R I am not sure that the cooler is going to fit. According to the sites, it will fit but... in be quite's site it gives measurements without the bracket. Is the...
  40. M

    [SOLVED] Arctic Freezer 34 eSports DUO

    Hi everyone! I have pretty rare cpu (i7 9700f not k) and can't find information such as what cooler to buy. Can someone suggest me one? Heard that Arctic Freezer 34 eSports DUO (38$) probably fits to me Also know that I can buy the Noctua NH-U12S (66$) or NH-U14S (79$) or even NH-D15 (98$) but...