At first I want to thank the Scythe
representatives for allowing me to test their Mini Kaze 50mm fans
.About the Scythe Company
Features and Specifications2-Way Usage
Scythe Co., Ltd., (Registered and incorporated in Tokyo Japan) originally started its business operation in Japan's famous "Akihabara Electric Town" located in the metropolitan Tokyo, where visitors can find a variety of products from the latest computer parts to the world's most advanced high-tech electric devices.
Scythe Co., Ltd., began its operation and business since November, 2002 as a distributor and the manufacturer of passive and low-noise PC parts. Since then, the company has established the R&D facility in Taiwan & China for production and quality control, and the USA office (in Los Angeles, California) & European office (in Hamburg, Germany) for customer care and sales support.
Including 2-pin to 3-pin adaptor, this fan can be versatile for using as a chipset fan, replacement for external HDD case fan, or a replacement fan for removable case.High performance at low volume
The cooling fan uses an optimized speed of 4,500 rpm in order to minimize the produced noise level at highest performance.
Model Name: Mini Kaze 50 mm Fan
Model Number: SY501012M
Dimensions: 50 x 50 x 10 mm / 1.96 x 1.96 x 0.39 in
Fan Speed: 4,500 rpm (±10%)
Fan Noise: 26.09 dB/A
Airflow: 9.42 CFM = 16 m³/h
Rated Voltage: 10.8 ~ 13.2 V
Rated Current: 0.06 A
Connector: 2-pin (3-pin adaptor included, no RPM readout)
Bearing Type: Sleeve Bearing
MTBF: 30,000 hours