Solved Airflow through case Tags: Overclocking Water Cooling Intel i5 Asus Cooling Build Corsair Gtx Cases Last response: June 26, 2013 2:02 PM in Overclocking Share PC-NOOB June 25, 2013 8:15:05 PM The current planned build: BitFenix Prodigy i5-3570k ASUS P8Z77-i Deluxe EVGA GTX 770 Factory OC'ed ACX cooling Corsair HX650 WD Blue 1TB Kingston HyperX 8GB Hyper 212 EVO I am wondering about airflow through the case and how that would affect performance and long term use. Did not know where this thread goes sorry More about : airflow case Buzz247 a c 103 K Overclocking June 25, 2013 8:42:33 PM Bad airflow = heat = crashes = shorter longevity of components. Good airflow = cables managed, intake slightly higher than exhaust, air moving front/bottom thru to exhaust top/back. (Heat rises) anything specific you are asking? PC-NOOB June 26, 2013 8:13:06 AM Well In this case with the EVO and graphics card installed, I'm not sure about airflow. I think the evo might block it. Related resources How to get good airflow through my case? - Forum Question about Airflow set up and dusty case. - Forum New case for AirFlow needed. - Forum Need help optimizing airflow on a CM HAF 912 Combat case - Forum Help me understand/plan NZXT case airflow? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rubix_1011 a c 324 K Overclocking June 26, 2013 11:37:35 AM If your EVO has fans (meaning, not running passively) then it should be assisting in case airflow, assuming your orientation is correct for optimal case flow. PC-NOOB June 26, 2013 12:46:53 PM So in the silver part of the EVO where the fans mount air passes through that? Best solution Buzz247 a c 103 K Overclocking June 26, 2013 2:02:12 PM Share Ya... that's how it cools... just make sue fan airflow is directed to the back of the csse Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking for Square, No LED Full case, great airflow. Plain. Forum SolvedWhich case fan to buy for cooling CPU and better airflow Forum SolvedA good lookin Mid-sized tower pc case with good airflow but under 100$ Forum SolvedMaximum Airflow for my new case? Forum SolvedGood case for airflow Forum SolvedNew builder questioning case decision, airflow Forum SolvedChoosing full tower ATX gaming case with GOOD airflow! Help! Forum SolvedBest sub £50 case? (Cable management, airflow) Forum SolvedJust got a new case, is my airflow right? Forum SolvedCase Cooling/Airflow - Fans Forum Solvedbest airflow in a mATX case Forum Solvedbest config to install pc case fans for airflow? Forum SolvedCase Airflow Question Forum SolvedSuggested airflow for my case Forum Solved120mm Fan suggestions and general case airflow design help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !