Recommendations for a Silent CPU Fan

  kona_uk 15:09 08 Mar 2005
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Any recommendations for a silent CPU Fan?

Running an Asus MB with an AMD XP 2400 processor, but the cpu fan is very noisy, looking to replace it.

Any advice?


Cheers!

  jessie .x..x.x 15:30 08 Mar 2005

look here -

click here

Some good quiet fans there. look for a fan with the noise rating below 27.85 dB(A) for a quiet one.

Remember though, if you want very good cooling this means the fan spinning faster therefore more noise !!!


jes

  jessie .x..x.x 15:33 08 Mar 2005

Remember when removing heatsink/fan from processor be very carefull. Motherboard can easily be damaged, i know, i have done it. It was a costly accident - £70 for a new board !!!

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