I want to upgrade my intake fans on my PC case from X3 120mm 40CFM fans to 80< CFM fans. My question is whether I will notice a difference in my gpu, and cpu temps.
I am mainly trying to get my 470's to drop around 10-15c's, is that possible w/ air cooling?
My Case has 3 intake/3 outtake and does pretty good, but I have not even overclocked my cards and they are getting to hot for comfort. I would like to do water cooling but don't have 400-500$ to spend on "cooling".
I was thinking about getting four of these fans http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
two would go in the front, one on the side for the gpu, and the other one for the CPU heatsink.
So is it worth the money to upgrade, I don't want to see only a 1-2c drop in temps, so if anyone has any recommendations I am open for advice.
I don't want to change the case, just the case intake fans. right now the fans are rated at 42CFM's. I would like to double that and get fans that are 80+ CFM. The question is whether it will make a noticeable difference in GPU and CPU temps.
The cooler's for the 470 are nice but are to expensive, I can get 4 fans for just under $30.