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Old 04-26-2011, 06:27 PM   #3011 (permalink)
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Default Re: Rate the Wire Management Above You!

I lied. Xigmatek does make 200mm fans. This one would work nicely (200x20):
Newegg.com - XIGMATEK Cooling System XLF XLF-F2003 200mm LED Orange Case Fan PSU Molex Adapter/extender included
Still pretty low CFM though.
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Old 04-26-2011, 07:30 PM   #3012 (permalink)
 
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Default Re: Rate the Wire Management Above You!

Yha, the 650Ds has been upped to 100cfm, but i think due to the low pressure, it doesnt get pushed out very far.

Whats your top options? 120s or also 140s?
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Old 04-26-2011, 07:35 PM   #3013 (permalink)
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Well, they are 200mms right now, but if a 140 pushed more air I could make that work. 120s would be too small.

There's this, but I don't know how good they are:
Newegg.com - COOLER MASTER Megaflow 200 R4-LUS-07AB-GP 200mm Blue LED Case Fan
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I've seen that fan on a 650, but they removed both drive bays to get it to fit.
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So, I checked temps last night and it's running low 40's idle and low 60's to high 50's load. That's stock. When I get the TRUE on there then I'll see what OC temps look like. With this board though they recommend a downward airflow CPU cooler, if not then there needs to be a 50mm fan on the chipset, which will dissipate air through the other components.
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Quick update. I got the TRUE on there with two Xigmatek XLF-F1253 fans in push-pull. Temps are good at stock and also at 4.5 GHz. I'll be pushing it up to 5.0 or higher, hopefully, this weekend when I have some time.





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TRUE stock speed load:


TRUE 4.5 GHz idle:


And finally....TRUE 4.5 GHz load:


I'm pretty impressed so far with how well the motherboard is distributing the airflow. It's recommended to use a 50mm fan on the chipset if not using a downward blowing CPU cooler, but so far I haven't had much of an issue as you can see.
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I would die for a motherboard like that, but in AMD flavor
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I dont got a camera but it looks exactly like this except with a thermal take cpu cooler
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