Which way should Noctua fan face?
- Usually you want the fan facing forward.
- The NOCTUA NH-U14S system is designed to have cool air drawn INTO the Cooling Radiator, so the fan should be mounted accordingly.
- The fan faces the front of the PC case.
Which side of Noctua fan is intake?
The exposed side of the fan is the intake and the side with the supports is exhaust.
Which way does the CPU fan go?
Generally, you want the case fans in front of the case drawing in air while the fans at the rear blow air out. If your case has vents at the top, they should be placed as exhaust fans because hot air will rise.
Is Noctua NH D14 good?
Currently you can get an NH-D14 for only $74.99. It comes with a 6-year warranty from Noctua. This product has been rated a perfect 5 out of 5 stars from customers who bought this CPU cooler.
What do arrows on Noctua fans mean?
The horizontal arrow is pointing at which way the fan itself spins, the vertical arrow is pointing which way the air moves.
Which side of PC fan is exhaust?
If the fan blades look rounded—that is, they’re curving away from you—that’s the intake side. (For the more technical out there: The convex side of the fan blades is the intake side.) Fan blades curving toward you? That’s the exhaust side.
Which way should a ceiling fan be set?
The ceiling fan direction in summer should be counterclockwise to help create a downdraft, which creates that direct, cooling breeze. Your fan direction in winter needs to be clockwise to create an updraft and circulate warm air around the room.
Should PSU fan be up or down?
It is recommended to mount the power supply with its ventilation top cover facing DOWNWARD. The fan in the power supply will take in the warm air inside the computer case, and the power supply will exhaust the air through the back.
How tall is the Noctua NH D15?
As a result, the total height of the NH-D15 including fans is 165mm whereas the total height of the NH-D15S including its single center fan is only 160mm.