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Help with case fans!

Last response: in Overclocking
October 3, 2012 2:43:48 AM

So I want to buy these parts but i have no idea how I would hook up the fans and CPU cooler. I also plan on buying these fans:
HELP MEH! :(  (I'm a derp)
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($89.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($19.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock 970DE3/U3S3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($69.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.94 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 250GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: HIS Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($104.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Zalman Z11 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.98 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: Antec Basiq Plus 550W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Total: $490.85
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)

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a b K Overclocking
October 3, 2012 2:58:22 AM

And you want to upgrade an already good fan why?
October 3, 2012 3:05:19 AM

I want to put the 2 new fans on the top of the case since there is 2 on the side, one on the front and back.
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a b K Overclocking
October 3, 2012 3:59:35 AM

You made it sound like you wanted to hook those fans up to the CPU cooler sorry. They should come with mounting hardware and the case will have pre drilled holes for the screws to fit in. The motherboard has fan connectors (one specifically for the CPU cooler fan) and some other for system fans.
October 3, 2012 10:05:38 PM

But how many fans can go to the motherboard?

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a b à CPUs
a b K Overclocking
October 3, 2012 11:27:29 PM

I think you'll need some adapters because according to their specs it only takes one. Their like this.
A fan controller is also an option if you want to be able to adjust the speed of the fans.
October 10, 2012 11:55:44 PM

Best answer selected by iSandy.