Forum discussion tagged with NZXT.
  1. C

    Question cpu temps with aio liquid cooler higher than others?

    Since I've got my aio cooler (Kraken x63 280mm) it's always been a relatively lower temperature than other people I've seen. I have a ryzen 7 3700x and the aio is mounted on the front of my pc with the fans on the inside pulling the air in. The case is quite cramped because I'm waiting on...
  2. Question NZXT Kraken Z63 fans not lighting up

    The fans suddenly stop lighting up, ive run into this issue before, where they just stop working then they suddenly start working. This time they're just not coming back. I can control them in the cam software; fan speeds. But RGB is completely out of the question, the fans dont even show up in...
  3. inkdrasil

    Question NZXT Fan Controller + additional fans not working? Advice appreciated!

    Hey there! Hoping someone here can help me out. I bought and installed a Kraken z73 with no issues (Cooler, LCD screen and included RGB fans are working as they should). I wanted some additional fans and lighting so I grabbed three AER 2 RGB fans and the NZXT fan controller hub. My issue is...
  4. Albert8BFish

    Question MSI B550 Tomahawk JUSB3 not working with USB2 devices (NZXT h510 i case)

    Hi All, The issue is with the usb on the front panel of my case. I tried to connect a few usb 3 devices and they work. If I connect any usb 2 device like a security key, a thumb stick or a game pad it doesn't. The same devices work fine if i connect them to another port. The light on my...
  5. 100Dumplings

    Question Can I use NZXT H510 Elite case fans as radiator fans?

    I have a Corsair Hydro 100i AIO, 240mm Radiator with 120mm fans. I'm trying to use the H510 Elite's case fans as the primary fan for the radiator. Is this viable or should I just stick with the fans I got with the AIO?
  6. E

    [SOLVED] Planning to buy Corsair LL120 120mm 3Case Fan Pack with Lighting Node PRO

    As the title says I am planning to buy the Corsair LL120 fans but the issue is with my motherboard and casing. I have a very old PC. I am not quite sure if these fans connector will work with my PC. The main issue started with my CPU Cooler fan. I have a Cooler Master Hyper 212x CPU cooler...
  7. H

    [SOLVED] NZXT Kraken m22 100c Temps

    Hi All, My NZXT Kraken m22 temps go high as 100c when playing games like RDR 2, Battlefield V. Valorant, and GTA V temps are around 80-85c. Could you please tell me how to overcome this? Please consider the below points. My previous M22 started to produce a crackling noise and the warranty...
  8. verz

    [SOLVED] My motherboard won’t screw i n

    My case is a h500i. and i have a b450 motherboard (atx) it has 9 spots for screws to go in. but only the bottom left ones will go in. and it is flimsy and not sturdy. help
  9. F

    [SOLVED] Cooling advice for a 5900x NZXT build ?

    I have a 5900x/gigabyte 3080 build that tends to be on the hotter side when gaming (88-90)! I have historically build with intel and my prior research did suggest the AMDs are warmer in general than their counterparts! For additional context I build during Aussie winter and didnt notice temps...
  10. P

    Question Case Fans Showing as 0 rpm

    Hello. I recently built a PC with an NZXT H510 Elite Case. It has 2 NZXT Aer Fans in the front of the case, which connect to an NZXT Smart Controller V2, which itself connects to an internal USB header on the motherboard. The fans run at a decent speed, but the CAM software shows them as being 0...
  11. Natedanp

    Question New build, CPU overheating with NZXT Kraken x53

    Hey. So I purchased a brand new Kraken x53 for my new build. Upon putting everything together and starting it up for the first time, everything looked great at first. I was in the bios tweaking some things before actually booting to windows when i noticed my CPU was getting hot. At this point it...
  12. KatakuriChan

    [SOLVED] Anyone with NZXT RGB AIO? Little help plz.

    Model X63 RGB. I think my kit missing something. There is nothing to connect fan RGBs. And whatever to In/Out ports in the fans. Can someone explain and maybe send an image, how to connect RGB using the motherboard? Or does it come with the controller?
  13. xirzy

    [SOLVED] What motherboard will work best with the NZXT H510 Elite?

    :vendredi: So over the past couple of months, I've been building a PC over on, and almost every motherboard I've tried to pair with the NZXT H510 Elite always says, "NZXT H510 Elite ATX Mid Tower Case has a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port, but the (motherboard name)...
  14. 4gotten

    [SOLVED] CPU overheat and bios stuck

    Hello, the other day my pc crashed will playing a game and I thought nothing of it and reset my computer. Later that day it crashed once or twice more and I had to turn my computer off and back on at which point the pc would start to boot for about 3 seconds and cut off. After changing my power...
  15. sakshym

    [SOLVED] two fans on top in nzxt h510 elite

    hey i wanted to ask that there were 2 fans that came with my nzxt elite, and similar two fans came with my kraken aio cooler. now i have attached one of the cooler fans on top of the nzxt elite case the other one is useless though. so can i put that fan in the top as well between the space of...
  16. D

    Question Screws won't fit into motherboard shroud to screw into standoffs

    I have the Pure Base 500DX case and the NZXT N7 Z490 motherboard and I'm trying to install the motherboard but the screws aren't fitting through the shroud that's on the motherboard. The problem is that the screws fit perfectly when screwed directly into the standoffs and they fit just as well...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] Is 240mm rad ok for 3900X

    I am doing a rebuild into a smaller case. And I’ll be using a different AIO. I’m using a NZXT z53 AIO which is 240mm. Will this work ok for a Ryzen 3900X? Parts Asus Rog crosshair VIII formula mobo RYZEN 3900X STRIX 3090 6 SL 120’s LIAN LI Casefans 2 SL 140’s LIAN LI case fans 32 go of...
  18. gamerbrehdy

    [SOLVED] NZXT Z53 temperature COMPLETELY incorrect

    Hi, I have an NZXT Kraken Z53 and I love it, worked like a charm for forever. But after (if I recall correctly) installing the latest NVIDIA drivers the temperature readings are off. Somehow, NZXT CAM comes to the conclusion that my GPU is running at 360 DEGREES AT IDLE. It is running at 36...
  19. techflame700

    [SOLVED] Alternatives to NZXT H700 with better airflow?

    I’m currently planning for a new build and am trying to narrow down a case. I currently use an NZXT H700 for my current build and it works fine, but with the new hardware being so darn hot plus the fact that I need my PC to run heavy workloads over long periods of time has got me thinking about...
  20. cm0scm0s

    Question Did my PSU kill my rig?

    [EDITED : Read @ bottom] My apologies for if i post this in 2 sections with slight variations. I was wondering if my motherboard is broken. Basically when you turn it on there was a red light in the bottom from an LED, also the screen didn't work for a while. Now nothing goes on basically and...
  21. N

    [SOLVED] What is my case fans amperage? (Can I use multiple on one header)

    hi my guys, anyone know the maximum amps for the NZXT case edition Aer F120s? (model number: RF-AF12C-XZ ; ones found stock in the h710 cases and others) - the stickers reads 12VDC 0.16 A but I doubt that's the max amperage, probably like the average as that seems very low compared to my...
  22. E

    [SOLVED] Corsair SP140 vs NZXT AER P140

    Heyo! so I’ve recently bought a new case (Corsair 5000X) and it comes with 3 RGB fans (which I’ve moved one to the back) but I would also like to get matching fans for my NZXT KRAKEN X62 AIO, my question is, are the Corsair SP140 elites better than the AER P140s that come with the NZXT AIO...
  23. Ppopponim

    Question Is my GPU repairable?

    Hello! So I bought a pre-built pc from NZXT and played Warzone for 8 hours the first day before I smelled something burning in my PC. I turned it off and when I turned the pc back on my monitor wasn't connecting. I sent the GPU back to EVGA for an RMA but they're going to send it back to me...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] NZXT Kraken X62 pump cap scratched

    I recently got an NZXT Kraken X62 for my 10700k. The pump cap had 2 layers of plastic to peel, I don't fully understand why. The first one peeled off just fine, however, when I peeled the 2nd one, it kind of scratched the face of the pump. It doesn't exactly look like a scratch, but it won't go...
  25. Gil Meyuhas

    Question NZXT X63 280MM or Arctic Liquid Freezer II 280mm?

    I want to upgrade my air cooler to an aio. i have an intel i7 9700k with gigabyte z390, 32gb ram and a gigabyte RTX 2070 windforce 3x all inside an NZXT H500. I know the NZXT X63 is less value for money but i am still in favour of it and willing to pay more for it.
  26. D

    [SOLVED] Arctis 9 Wireless chatmix bug

    Hi all, This issue has been plaguing me for months, with no resolution. I have had a Steelseries Arctis 9 Wireless headset since September 2020. This headset feature a chat mix function, where the headset presents to Windows as 2 audio output devices, a Headset, and a Headset Earphone, letting...
  27. M

    [SOLVED] nzxt radiator fans speed decreases for a moment

    I have a problem with the nzxt radiator fans, where the speed decreases for a moment and then comes back again. Is this normal ? this is a video that explains the problem Also some time restart randomly without any blue screen . ( but i think because i undervolt the gpu ). CPU : AMD Ryzen...
  28. D

    [SOLVED] NZXT Kraken x63 fans are VERY loud

    Hi, I have an issue with my NZXT x63 cooler, the fans are VERY loud. The motherboard that I’m using is Gigabyte B450 AORUS PRO and the CPU is AMD 3600X. I’ve monitored the CPU’s temperature to see when the fans are going crazy and it looks like the get to 100% percent above 50 Celsius degrees...
  29. G

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 9 5900X instantly overheats

    So basically, today I upgraded my PC from the Ryzen 5 3600 to the Ryzen 9 5900X, the stock cooler to the NZXT Kraken X63 and the case from a NZXT S340 Elite to the Lian Li Lancool II Mesh RGB. My other specs are: MoBo: MSI MPG X570 Gaming Edge WiFi GPU: MSI GeForce RTX 2080 Super SSD's: 2x...
  30. confusedeggplant

    [SOLVED] How to plug in Kraken x53 to Asus tuf motherboard?

    I am confused on what way should I connect my kraken cooler to? One way according to the manual is to connect the aio to CPU_Fans and the PWN fans to the motherboard. The other is to connect it to the CPU_OPT and the PWN fans to CPU_Fans. What is the correct way? Which is more efficient?
  31. V

    Question System won‘t boot after swapping to an AIO cooler ?

    Hey, I bought myself the NZXT Kraken Z73 AIO , I used to have the Ryzen Wraith Cooler RGB. I watched a Youtube Video for a step by step guide to installing it and followed each step exactly. The PC won‘t boot at all and doesn‘t show any signs of life. I did put back the Wraith Cooler and my PC...
  32. W

    [SOLVED] Need help understanding NZXT's G12

    Hello, I have an MSI 1080 TI Armor GPU, as I'm sure most of you know the cooler is horrible on it (Gaming X 1070 IIRC) As such gaming at 1440p is possible but my card temps end up quickly at the high 70's early 80's in celcius, but more importantantly they reach these temperatures long after...
  33. M

    [SOLVED] GPU and FAN speed problems

    I just build a new pc and i have few problems i have a cpu cooler : NZXT kraken x53 and the fans are too fast and noisy the second problem is associated with the gpu RTX 3070 GIGABYTE auros especially when i run CALL OF DUTY :MODREN WARFARE my gpu usage is 0% and there is something called...
  34. Tackwood

    Question Replace H510 Case fans?

    Hello, Recently I bought the NZXT H510 case and bought the 2 pack of corsair 144mm X 25mm AF140 Blue LED case fans. Somehow the tiny brain that is in my head didn't realize that I would not actually be able to see the blue LED on the case. Would I be able to switch the case fans on the back and...
  35. K

    [SOLVED] 12V RGB Led Strip Sync via Splitter for NZXT H210 case ?

    12V RGB Led Strip Sync via Splitter/Hub/Controller for NZXT H210 case. Hi all, So this is my very first time building on an ITX based system. Below are the specs: Case: NZXT H210 Case (not H210i). Mobo: MSI B450i Mini-ITX. RGB Led Strip: 12v from Amazon UK...
  36. nikgenious

    [SOLVED] NZXT kraken X53 in a Lian li lancool ii mesh

    im looking to buy water cooling for my ryzen 2600 in this case the cooler NZXT kraken X53. I was wondering if this cooler is going to fit in my case which is the lian li lacoon ii mesh in top mounting position and what kind of degrees should i expect from this cooler.
  37. HassaanBaig

    [SOLVED] NZXT Kraken X63 Missing cables

    So i bought this NZXT Kraken x63 Open box from Best buy and it didn't have the pump cables and usb cable (Pic attached) And now i can't find it anywhere. I submitted tickets on NZXT as well and it's been 5 months they aren't helping me and keep saying that it's out of stock. Where can i get...
  38. [SOLVED] What is the cable on RGB fans that connects them? NZXT AND COSAIR

    Hello! So I recently was building my 3rd computer build and I accidentally lost this little cable that goes to the rgb fans on my nzxt kracken x53 240mm aio. In order for the rgb on these fans to work you need this cableZ here is a photo of the ports for the cable and there are words on each end...
  39. alonbl

    Question Fan setup for NZTX H700

    I have a NZXT H700 and when I built the system I added 2 more fans (NF-A14 PWM chromax. black) one back and one top and moved the 140mm NZXT fan to the second slot on top. After some reading I suspect I made a negative airflow. So my question is this airflow is negative/positive/neutral? and...
  40. G

    Question Display after replacing CPU cooler

    I just replaced my CPU cooler from stock amd to NZXT kracken and went into bios and and did the recommended OC for a water cooler. And now when i restart my PC or shut it down and turn it back on i have to reseat my CPU or pull the battery on the MB in order for display to show up. Bios was...