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Do case fans cool components?
Aug 25, 2012, 7:49 PM
Yeah so I am looking at a new case and wondering if more case fans mean cooler components? Is the difference a lot?
Thanks in advance
Aug 25, 2012
case fans cool components
Aug 25, 2012, 7:57 PM
Depends a lot on the case as well, the airflow and the material it's made of.
And yes more fans means cooler components, it's usually between 1-10c difference.
Aug 25, 2012, 9:20 PM
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Aug 25, 2012, 10:36 PM
I think it primarily cools the CPU. The case fans will then cool the other components in your build.
Aug 25, 2012, 10:59 PM
You need case fans either way, but it is possible the H60/H80 could help lower temps on your components by keeping hot air out of the case. You will still want fresh air coming in to the case.
Aug 25, 2012, 11:01 PM
what they do is keep air moving inside the case to keep fresh air inside. compare it to like a closed room in the middle of a summer and a room with a door and window open.
Aug 25, 2012, 11:22 PM
Go for bigger fans over lots of fans, they can spin slower and thus reduce noise.
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