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    Fans!

    Anyone used either of or both of the following: Silverstone FN91 92mm http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Produ...oductID=292215 or Akasa 9cm Amber Case Fan http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Produ...oductID=268277

    Just wanted to know which was the quieter of the 2!

    Cheers!
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    I ordered the Akasa one in 92mm for HSF so will let you know on that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pp05
    I ordered the Akasa one in 92mm for HSF so will let you know on that.
    Cheers buddy - please do!
    E8500 - DFI P45 - 4Gb Corsair DHX - 4850 crossfire - X-Fi - water cooled and nice and quiet

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    I put in both 80mm and 90mm and i can say the 80 is better than the 90. In terms noise.. they're not loud. Might be getting another 2 to replace remaining.

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    I used the Asaka fans (9 and 12) to quieten down the hurricane sound generated from the case fan of my X-QPack. They do make a huge difference to sound levels, although you may then start chasing the noise around the various components in your system (was the HD caddy fans next for me!)
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    i have the amber fan, im ery impressed quieter than my stock cooler master on my cm-201
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