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Antec TriCool 80mm DBB Case Fan 3 Speed Switch 3/4PIN Dual Ball Bearing

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   Part #: TRICOOL 80MM DBB
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Features    [ Edit | History ]

No matter what type of fan you're looking for, the Antec TriCool line offers reliable, stable performance. Available in 80, 92, and 120mm, TriCool fans offer the perfect balance of silence and efficiency. TriCool fans feature a 3-speed switch so you can find the ideal equilibrium of quiet and cooling.

Quick Specs:
Air Flow 1 x 34 CFM
Application/Usage Case
Connectors 4-pin Power Supply (LP4) 3-pin MotherBoard (TX3)
Fan Diameter 1 x 80 mm
Limited Warranty 3 Year
Noise Levels 30 dB(A)
Fan Speed 1 x 2600 rpm
Fan Bearing Type Dual Ball Bearing
Country of Origin China
Height 3.1"
Width 3.1"
Depth 1"
Number of Fans 1
Green Compliant Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority RoHS

Specifications    [ Edit | History ]
Fan Information  
     Air Flow: 1 x 34 CFM
     Fan Bearing Type: Dual Ball Bearing
     Fan Speed: 1 x 2600 rpm
     Noise Levels: 30 dB(A)
     Number of Fans: 1
General Information  
     Brand Name: Antec
     Manufacturer: Antec, Inc
     Manufacturer Part Number: TRICOOL 80MM DBB
     Manufacturer Website Address:
     Product Line: TriCool
     Product Model: TriCool 80mm DBB
     Product Name: TriCool 80mm DBB Cooling Fan
     Product Type: Cooling Fan
     Connectors: 4-pin Power Supply (LP4)
3-pin MotherBoard (TX3)
     Additional Information:


  • Double ball-bearing design lasts longer than conventional fans
  • 3-speed switch lets you balance quiet performance with maximum cooling
  • 3-pin and 4-pin power connectors provide convenient connections to your motherboard or power supply
  • Fan-speed monitoring capability included (requires compatible motherboard)

Speed (RPM):

  • 1500
  • 2000


  • 20
  • 26


  • 18
  • 24

     Application/Usage: Case
     Country of Origin: China
     Green Compliance Certificate/Authority: RoHS
     Green Compliant: Yes
Physical Characteristics  
     Depth: 1" (25.4 mm)
     Fan Diameter: 1 x 80 mm
     Form Factor: Internal
     Height: 3.1" (80 mm)
     Width: 3.1" (80 mm)
Power Description  
     Input Voltage: 12 V DC
     Limited Warranty: 3 Year

Antec TRICOOL 80MM DBB Customer Reviews

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Cannon Fodder
Experience: 2 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Reasonably priced, when price matched, fairly quiet, and move a decent amount of air.
I recently got 4 of these for my bro-in-law's re-build, and so far have been pleasantly surprised. Yeah, 80mm fans are pretty much "old school", but we were re-using his old Antec case, and there's no mounting for fans larger than this.

The Good:
- Decent price, especially when price matched.
- Surprisingly, these are actually not as noisy as I expected(probably due to the dual ball bearing), even when they ramp up, i.e. when the temps. get higher, and the fans go faster, you can definitely tell they're there, but the noise isn't that bad.
- They also move a reasonable amount of air, and seem to keep the temps under control.

The Bad:
- Well, the obvious, i.e. they're 80mm, and anything larger(120mm, 140mm, or bigger) has the expected potential to move as much, or more air, all while being quieter when doing so.

Experience: 1 Years
-lasts quite a long time due to the better bearing
-quiet for the most part
doesnt push much air
good fan overall for older pc cases

Experience: 1 Days
included speed control
cheap 80mm fan that blows air with decent pressure and has an included fan speed control with 3 speed settings

Experience: 2 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Quiet on low to mid setting
3-position speed switch
4-pin Molex (with fan header speed sensing) or 3-pin fan header
No rubber mounts
It's a midrange fan, not designed for truly quiet operation at full speed but it is fairly quiet at low to mid speed.

The connector is interesting - it's a 3-pin fan header connector but there's an adapter to change it to a 4-pin Molex with a fan speed sense lead back to a separate 3-pin header. So you could power it by 4-pin Molex and still get the fan speed. Though if you had a free fan header I'm not sure why you wouldn't just use that, but it's still interesting.

You don't get the rubber grommets usually included with premium silent fans. You can get these separately though.

It's a decent, well-made fan that is quiet enough at low to mid speeds.

Experience: 90 Days
cool clear frame and good performance
great price on sale
works well to replace dead case fan. 3 speed switch gets the speed and noise you want or don't

Experience: 5 Days
looks nice moves air
Used this fan to replace broken rear exhaust fan in my case. Works great overall, pushes lots of air out and looks nice.

Experience: 30 Days
prix, facilité installation
bon ventilateur fonctionne bien

Experience: 2 Months
 Verified Owner
Ball bearing, fan speed control.
I love Antec fans for their 3 speed controller which lets you run in quiet or performance modes. This fan provides decent cooling and is generally pretty quiet. Bought the ball bearing version so that I wouldn't have to worry about the fan seizing up suddenly and roasting my hardware.

Experience: 1 Days
 Verified Owner
moves good air
3 speed control
none so far
i got 2 of these for my case.

works perfectly

fits perfectly

i especially like the 4 pin molex..

nothing more to say!

Experience: 2 Months
 Verified Owner
Variable Speed
switch cable too short
seems to be slower than rated RPM
Good quiet fan, but I think it lacks performance. It seems to be slower/inefficient than other fans rated at the same RPM. I would not buy again unless it goes on sale and I need small fans.

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