I7 980x - which way is the heat sink fan blowing? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Heatsinks Fan Last response: July 15, 2010 11:56 PM in CPUs Share tokyotech July 15, 2010 11:00:18 PM I bought an Intel Core i7 980X and need to know which way is the heatsink fan blowing. I need to know before I install it, because I want air to flow to the back of the case. Is it blowing into the heatsink or away from it? More about : 980x heat sink fan blowing needsumhelplol July 15, 2010 11:07:41 PM <---- That way o.O treefrog07 a b à CPUs July 15, 2010 11:08:04 PM Airflow is toward the heatsink - through the fins. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a c 203 à CPUs July 15, 2010 11:56:59 PM From the Core i7-980X review @ TechReport Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumI7 980x temp? ForumPush+Pull or Push+Push Dual Fans on Heat Sink ForumRecommended Heat Sink for CPU ForumNewbie asks for advice on heat sink/fan for Intel Core2duo ForumOverclocking New X800GTO by 37.5% with stock fan/heat sink ForumBEST motherboard for i7 980x ForumI7 950 Heat and performance problems ForumAttaching A Fan To A NB Heat SInk ? ForumNew 980X Build ForumPicking out a heat sink /thermal compound ForumPassive or quietest active heat-sink Ivy Bridge cooling (no OC) ForumAsus Rampage III Extreme and I7 980x $3000 ForumIntel i7 980x Vs AMD Phenom II X6 1090T ForumSeek advice on i7 980X cooler for "supercomputer" ForumCase Fan , WHICH WAY ? ? sucky sucky or blow blow ?? ForumGood Fan/Heat Sink ForumHeat sink under $60 with an emphasis on silence with a mild OC ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum[Solved] Which CPU is better? ForumAcer Aspire T180 which HDD More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !