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by karkee
Thu Dec 03, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Still looking for quiet vga solution
Replies: 9
Views: 3832

Well I will see how the vapor-x goes first, if that aint silent enough ill go work with some aftermarket cooling 4 sure :p
by karkee
Wed Dec 02, 2009 11:52 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Still looking for quiet vga solution
Replies: 9
Views: 3832

It was the updated version those reviews are tottaly wrong :) I also tested a 5750 from asus that one was alot more quiet then the 5770. I couldnt hear it with case closed above my antec CP-850. The 5850 I tested aswell the cooler is so shit it shouldnt be sold like that, makes weird buzzing noise a...
by karkee
Tue Dec 01, 2009 12:01 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Still looking for quiet vga solution
Replies: 9
Views: 3832

Still looking for quiet vga solution

Heej, At the moment I have tested some VGA's from the store and non was silent enough for my use. Once Ive tested: asus 5850, Sapphire 5770, asus gtx 275 all standard coolers was to loud. The use of the card: casual gaming, hd moviez etc (p0rn?!:p) I am thinking about either the vapor-x 5750 or a 48...
by karkee
Mon Nov 30, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: GPU upgrade, noise worries
Replies: 2
Views: 1241

I tested a asus 5850 a week ago the fan on it fucking sux makes to much noise and weird buzzing noise. I bought myself a asus 5770 with there new coolers on it its really nice
by karkee
Sun Nov 29, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Non-Reference 5770 shown but not available or advertised...
Replies: 19
Views: 7609

damn that card looks nice :o very quiet card also it seems. Might go for that card myself instead of 5850
by karkee
Sat Nov 28, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: fanless (passive) cooling for i7-860
Replies: 2
Views: 2260

Hey,

You will indeed need a fan, i can recommend the s-flex 1200RPM im using it myself at 7V its dead silent :)
by karkee
Thu Nov 26, 2009 10:24 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Nexus silent 1000rpm fan problem
Replies: 16
Views: 4134

Nice to hear someone has the same problem, I don't know either if its normal for those nexus fans I have never used them before... I replaced them now with s-flex E 1200Rpm fans running one at 5v for top exhaust and on my prolima I use one at 7V and I must say they are so damn silent really I would ...
by karkee
Wed Nov 25, 2009 9:45 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: I5 750 heat question
Replies: 12
Views: 2932

Thx alot rogue for your explains :) I just got my SSD drive X128 xtreme series from corsair last thing to put in :x
by karkee
Tue Nov 24, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: I5 750 heat question
Replies: 12
Views: 2932

Well I get like 50° load at the moment using prime95 with small ffts. have a 1200rpm fan on 7v on my prolima megashadow think its a good temp atleast or? I will try using some artic silver and replace the cooler and see if I can get it some lower. My room temp is around 20° btw
by karkee
Mon Nov 23, 2009 4:43 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: I5 750 heat question
Replies: 12
Views: 2932

Im using coretemp at the moment. calibration routine? :p
by karkee
Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:58 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: I5 750 heat question
Replies: 12
Views: 2932

I5 750 heat question

Hello, I just assembled my new setup but it aint tottaly done yet :p At the moment I ran into some problems or well not really problems but I would like to know what you guys think of my temps so far. setup: I5 750 , 4gb corsair , prolima megashadow cooler (sflex 1200rpm at 7v), casefans slipstream ...
by karkee
Sun Nov 22, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: How Much Cooling / What Fans? (P183 and i7 + Mega Shadow)
Replies: 5
Views: 1958

Hello, I have the megashadow for my I5 750 that I assembled today but still not tottaly done because im waiting for my intel SSD :p I used the 1200sflex model at 7v for the CPU and one sflex for top exhaust at 5v. using a scythe slipstream 800rpm at 5v for rear exhaust. I still have to check the tem...
by karkee
Sat Nov 14, 2009 4:08 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Nexus silent 1000rpm fan problem
Replies: 16
Views: 4134

Nexus silent 1000rpm fan problem

Hello,

I just bought 2x the basic 1000rpm nexus fan.

Is it normal when these fans are used horizontal that the fan makes a slipping noise?
I never had this before with any other fan.

Thx
by karkee
Sun Nov 08, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Local shop over here has the megahalems and for the mugen2 I don't think its out yet 1156 not sure though and still its ugly! :P and yea I was planning on doin some other mods like powdercoat my case black and some window DREMEL!! :P so no mugen xD
by karkee
Sun Nov 08, 2009 9:55 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Yeah the intels are really nice
by karkee
Sun Nov 08, 2009 7:44 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Thx well I already bought my 5850 but I wasnt really happy with it so I sold it to my friend who doesnt really care if his computer is a airplane or not :p Im not saying it IS an airplane but the noise it gives even in idle is to much for my standards though performance wise it was an awesome card. ...
by karkee
Sun Nov 08, 2009 2:54 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: advice to decide casefans and CPU fan
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

Thanks for the advice mate. I will indeed go with the megahalems. I will only have 1 drive so I wont really need a fan down there, was thinking even about getting an SSD and use my external 1TB as data when needed. For the casefans I would want to use 1 rear and top. Still doubting between either ne...
by karkee
Sun Nov 08, 2009 2:46 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Yea going to go with megahalems and try 1/2 fans at 5/7v. Im not really into the mugen2 its ugly :P Just havent decided yet what fans on the CPU. Either the nexus or slipstreams 1200/800/500. For casefans I will go with the same aswell. Any more advice is welcome :) going to order my stuff today :P
by karkee
Sat Nov 07, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: advice to decide casefans and CPU fan
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

Didnt get the cp-850 no still using my old corsair hx620 but planning on changing that one aswell, was thinking about going with a seasonic one there:)
by karkee
Sat Nov 07, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Yea that might be an option to but like many say its massive :D
by karkee
Sat Nov 07, 2009 6:38 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: advice to decide casefans and CPU fan
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

advice to decide casefans and CPU fan

Hello, For my I5 750 setup & 183 antec case I am unsure and can't decide what to go with for my new setup (still havent decide what CPU cooler, either the true or megahalem. Scythe slipstream 1200/800 version that I will undervolt to 5v or 7v (think that would be good on the CPU cooler aswell). Or e...
by karkee
Sat Nov 07, 2009 5:41 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Advice on my new I5 setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2162

Advice on my new I5 setup

Hello im kinda new on the forums, Im building a new gaming rig but still have some doubts about what CPU cooler + fan, casefans. What I want to achieve is a quiet gaming system with still nice performance. My setup: I5-750 (wont overclock) 2x2gb corsair kit Asus P7P55D Pro Asus ATI 5850 P183 So like...
by karkee
Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:48 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Need help on my ultra silent PC config!
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Hmmm yea I live in belgium but do u know a really good site to buy those fans? I seen those on this site but is there any in belgium u know of or so?
by karkee
Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:32 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Need help on my ultra silent PC config!
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Than u very much on helping me toxic :) I also could get that other case would I get it even more silent with the 182 Sure you can get a P182... but if you can starting buying fans and damping material to level down noises. And yes, a more quieter PSU is necessary too before bothering buying a P182...
by karkee
Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Need help on my ultra silent PC config!
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Ok sorry but I readed all that stuff but I still dont get what I should buy cuz theres so many damn stuff out there...

And the biggest thing of all is how to let the fans run slow .. do I need to let them run at 5v or ?
by karkee
Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:39 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Need help on my ultra silent PC config!
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Than u very much on helping me toxic :) I also could get that other case would I get it even more silent with the 182

And what do u suggest as CPU fan / PSU / casefan? and how can I easily let them run at for example 5V.

Thanks again
by karkee
Thu Apr 10, 2008 3:21 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Need help on my ultra silent PC config!
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Need help on my ultra silent PC config!

Hello all on SPCR :) I need some help on building my ultra silent PC :) atm I already have this: Case : Antec Sonata ||| 500 CPU : Intel 2duo E8400 Mobo: Asus P5k Ram : OCZ 2x2g vista performance At the moment I am using every standard cooler + PSU, I would like to ask what is the best to use in a v...