August 8th, 2013, 05:31 AM
Would you recommend a quiet (important) and yet cheap power supply which I can use also for overclocking ?
My motherboard is an ASUS P5Q with Core 2 Quad Q8200 which I want to overclock from...
February 7th, 2013, 11:34 AM
My PC now runs almost totally quiet with a NF-R8@800rpm as intake, No-brand 80mm@800rpm as exahust and an NF-R8@1000rpm as PSU fan. CPU cooler is Arctic Cooler Freezer LP 11.
CPU temp runs 38-47C at...
February 5th, 2013, 01:03 PM
I need my PC dead silent as I use it for recording/mixing and do it many time late at night,
so dead quiet means I can listen to the music at very low levels and still be able to mix ;)
February 4th, 2013, 05:47 PM
Thanks for the suggestion.
I meanwhile managed to get another NF-R8 to use as intake. Connected with no resistor RPM attenuator, it spins at about 700rpm (very silent). Is the motherboard able to...
February 3rd, 2013, 04:35 PM
I wanted to get it as cheap so what I did was using a Nactua NF-R8 in place of the fan used in the cheap PSU currently installed. Connected without as attenuator adapter, it was actually...
January 31st, 2013, 02:50 PM
Hi and thanks !
Since the cheap cases still utilize 9-8cm fans as rear, and since I really do not want to spend too much,
what would you say about these options ?
Arctic Cooling Alpine...
January 28th, 2013, 05:41 AM
I have an Asus P5Q motherboard equipped with a Core2Duo Q8200 @2.33, the current case supports only 80mm fans.
The MB has PWM fan jack for the CPU, but 3 pin jacks for the case fans (2 x chassis...
January 27th, 2013, 05:12 PM
Thanks for the recommendation about the Noctua NF-R8 , I can find it locally for 15$.
I really would like to get minimum amount of noise going out from the computer case (I use it in a recording...
January 27th, 2013, 07:12 AM
Thanks a lot !
What would you recommend as 80mm fan ?
January 26th, 2013, 09:19 AM
Hi all !
It's about time to make my PC quiet ! it is way too noisy. I use my PC for audio recording and would like to have it as quiet as possible. Would you recommend me about a quiet Power...
December 23rd, 2001, 09:59 PM
Was trying to install Sound Blaster Live card on both Windows 98 and Windows ME.
In both cases, right after recognizing the new card and installing the drivers, a Windows exception is coming up...