FAN

December 5th, 2012

be quiet! Releases Upgraded SilentWings 2 Fans

The SilentWings 2 fans have been highly praised since initial release, and now Germany-based be quiet! has added PWM to their most popular fans. The initial design of the fan was already great – a 300,000 hour lifespan, custom anti-vibration mounting, and an advanced bearing technology called fluid dynamic bearings (FDB) were key features in the success of [...]

December 5th, 2012

Spire Introduces X2 Branded Nano-Tech Fan Series

Utilising a special nano-particle lubricant, the new X2 Nano-Tech fans offer an exponentially longer lifteime than standard fans. Typical oil seal bearings in fans wear down easily due to the constant friction, and therefore have a fairly short lifetime.  Advertised as having a 70,000 hour lifetime, the X2 Nano-Tech fans are made using smaller ball bearings [...]

December 18th, 2009

GELID Launches Wing 12 PL Series of 120MM Fans

Today, Gelid Solutions announced their new Wing 12 PL  series of 120mm fans which incorporate technologies such as Nanoflux bearings, Optimized Winglet fan blades, PWM control and a detachable impeller. The WING 12 PL features a unique Nanoflux bearing which ensures a friction-free and silent operation. Thanks to the clever design and magnetic bearing the [...]