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Zalman CNPS9500 question

ElementalDragon

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Ok..... i'm using the Zalman CNPS9500 AM2 cooler. my question is...... am i better off connecting it to the CPU fan header, or one of the other chassis fan headers? i think it still adjusts it's speed automatically when i have it connected to the CPU fan header as the CPU temp get's higher and lower.
 

madmatt

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Are you using the "Fan Mate"? If so, then it will control your fan speed depending on how you have it set.

Personally, I connected mine to the CPU fan header and it works fine, zero noise.
 

Sazar

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I use the fan-mate myself.

My gpu cooler didn't have one so I just plugged that to the assosciated adapters it came with (5v for lower fan speed).

My cpu fan is about 1400 rpm :cool: love it.

The headers themselves should not matter but some mobo's need for you to plug it to the cpu fan header so it doesn't release a warning saying no cpu fan detected.
 

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