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Noctua are usually my go-to fans for all cooling as they are really quiet and good quality! This particular purchase did have the missing 'extras' that would normally be there, I suspect maybe an issue at the packaging stage, but that meant I couldn't mount it and it had to be returned to amazon.
L'épaisseur du ventilo ne permet pas de l'installer dans n'importe quel boitier. Le cadre est très épais (30mm) et très large. Ce qui fait que même dans un Phanteks Enthoo luxe déjà très vaste, il ne rentre pas. A prévoir un boitier sans aucun carénage autour de l'emplacement 200 et au mini 35mm de profondeur pour le caser. Dommage, car même à bas régime, il souffle très fort sans aucun bruit. Produit renvoyé à cause de cette incompatibilité.
I bought this to replace the third sleeve fan I've tried in the top of my Coolermaster Storm Stryker case. I triple checked on the Noctua website that this fan was compatible with my case for the top position, but when I tried to install the fan it was off by several millimeters to the point I couldn't get screws into it. I had to use the silent mounts, but those stretched horribly and several snapped off while trying to install. In the end I got it into position and it is quiet and moves a lot of air, but I think when/if this goes on to the big PC case in the sky I'll give up and switch to water cooling since finding durable fans for that top slot is a major pain.
Good fan and feels of great quality. One thing is to make sure it fits inside your case. I had to chop it from all sides so it can fit inside my HAF X's top slots. One thing I didn't like is that it doesn't come with a Y cable, even if it's the FLX non-PWM version, I don't see a reason why it doesn't come with that cable.
As is always the case with Noctua products, the quality on this thing is unmatched. Unfortunately, the thickness of this fan is such that it's not going to fit in many popular cases. The unusual size almost warrants some sort of disclaimer on the product page.
Couldn't bear to give this less than 3 stars but, nevertheless, I am disappointed. First, the fan did not fit in my case -- this has nothing to do with the warning about hole spacing for screws (as mentioned in the description). The holes were perfectly aligned with those in my CM HAF912. However, the fan was too wide to fit in either 200mm fan slot (one in front, one on top). I subtracted one star for the misdirection. I subtracted another star for the price (yeah... it's Noctua... 6 year warranty but... still...). I'll continue to buy Noctua products... just not this one.