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Old 18-07-18, 07:48 PM
Warchild Warchild is offline
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Originally Posted by Senzelian View Post
If the bearing was the only part of a fan that made noise, then the Corsair fans would be quieter, but the aerodynamics of the fan blades, the frame and also coil whine are sources for noise.

I could be wrong here, but I'd think that the Noctua fans have better fan blades and frames and therefore are overall quieter.
Many reviews are placing the ML120 at 40db at max 12v, and the Noctua around 42. Sadly I cant find a review that tests both in the same environment so its not apples to apples comparison
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