Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Registered daigster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Location
    Canada

    New Vantec Aeroflow...Its alright....

    Just took off loud Volcano 9 that i had running at 3100rpm, and sat at 37idle/42load...and replaced it with a the aeroflow i picked up this weekend...Quieter then the V9, and now, i'm sittin at 28C, idle...havent stressed it yet...will check though...But anyway, so far i'm impressed..and looks sleek compared to that big orange fan i used to have....Now to just get some Stealths to replace 5 loud antec case fans i have...this thing should purr.......

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2002
    Location
    Little Rock, Arkansas
    I love my Aeroflow. Idle temps at 26 - 28 (depending on room temp) and it just looks good too.
    HEAT

    RIG
    Asus P4B533-E
    P4 2.4b@3.06 1.5v
    1 GB Corsair XMS PC3200C2
    ATI 9700 PRO
    WD 80GB 7200RPM and IBM 30GB 7200RPM Hard Drives
    Hercules Game Theater XP

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    It looks good.

    It must be a new type of fan since its rpm is higher but gives less noise. 5600 RPM, 35.5 CFM, 38 dbA.

    Compared to Vantec Tornado: 5700 RPM, 84.1 CFM, 55.2 dbA

    But then the CFM/dbA ratio of the Aeroflow is not as high compared to other fans.

    It is probably very good for medium overclocking and medium noise level.
    Last edited by hitechjb1; 04-02-03 at 02:21 AM.

    Overclocking sandbox for A64 939 systems with Winchester and beyond
    A64 CPUs, chipsets, motherboards
    A64 Overclocking Result Collection
    Overclocking sandbox: Tbred B DLT3C and beyond
    - DFI LP UT NF4 Ultra-D, Opteron 165 CCBBE 0610 DPMW 3.00 GHz, highest clock 3.30 GHz, XP-90, G. Skill 4800 2 x 512 MB, X800Pro (Winchester 0447 CBBHD 2.83 GHz 314x9 1.52V)
    - ABIT NF7-S rev 2.0, Mobile Barton 2600+ IQYHA 0351 MPMW 2.71 GHz (225x12), 18/37 C, 1.89 V, SLK-947U 80mm Tornado (w/ fan control), 512 MB x 2 3500 C2 2-3-2-5, 9500 np -> 9700 np 360/311
    - ASUS A7N8X DLX, Tbred B 1700+ 0310 XPMW 2.56 GHz (205x12.5) 1.94 V, max at 2.6 GHz, SLK-800U + TT SFII, 48/40 28/26 C, 512MB 3500 C2 2-3-2-5 (retired)
    - Intel 8088 4.77 MHz 8bit CPU, 64KB memory, 1 MB HD, 5 1/4" floppy drive, DOS, 200 bps modem, 80x25 char display

  4. #4
    The fan is a Tip Magnetic Drive (TMD) fan.

    The movement is generated from the corners rather than the center. With the motor on the outside, there is a smaller center hub. This results in a smaller dead spot for more efficient airflow, along with less noise.

    No, I'm not quoting the spec sheet. I have one and love it too.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •