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Old 5th December 2008, 11:21   #1
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http://www.alternate.nl/html/product.../?baseId=76614
 
Old 5th December 2008, 11:39   #2
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surprisingly such a fan disrupts airflow completely, making it far from ideal for optimal airflow; older review with similar large side panel fan: http://www.madshrimps.be/?action=get...&articID=4 22

or more recent one with 4x120mm in side panel:



http://www.madshrimps.be/?action=get...&articID=5 26
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Old 10th December 2008, 09:43   #3
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This is really the biggest side fan I've ever seen. But like jmke already said: an airflow from front to back results in better temperatures, espacially while using a tower cooling unit for the CPU
 
Old 10th December 2008, 10:00   #4
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not only the CPU matters for cooling but how would it help the temperature of all the components on the motherboard or the PCB of the GPU
 
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Well I think the mainboard components would stay abit cooler, but on the other hand there will be big problems with airwhirls while using front fans next to that 400mm one; and without those the harddisks will get hotter on the other hand
For the gfx card a smaller 120mm fan in height of the PCI-E slot should be enough.
 
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