Noctua Launches Two New Fan Series With Accessory Kits For Upgrading
Noctua today has launched two new fan series to cater towards performance conscious and budget conscious customer. The Austrian company is well known for its air cooling solutions and catering of all sectors of the market. The two new fan series introduced are the Redux line of fans and the industrial PPC (Protected Performance Cooling) lines. The Redux, according to the company, reissues the company’s present models and presents them in more streamlined, affordable packages. The industrial PPC on the other hand is designed for more advanced cooling performance and ingress protection.
Four variants of Redux and Industrial PPC Launched. Company Claims to Target Customers Not Aimed at Before.
The Redux range of fans release comprises of both 4-pin and 3-pin versions of the company’s NF-P14, NF-S12B, NF-B9 and NF-R8. These models come in 140mm, 120mm, 92mm and 80mm respectively. The Redux fans as shown above come in two shades of grey. This is customary of the company which generally releases its products in dual shades, to keep aesthetics in mind, since this range is eventually designed for regular customers. “Our new product lines allow us to address audiences we have not been able to reach in the past. Coming at about 3/4 of the price of our standard models, the redux line is ideal for all those looking for a more affordable entry into the world of premium quality quiet cooling.” -Mag. Roland Mossig, CEO Noctua. Taking the P14 Redux (1500 PWM), the unit has many features exclusive to Noctua. Having a square 140mm frame, the nine blade impeller on the fan provides coverage to a variety of applications including CPU coolers, water-cooling radiators and tight-grilled fan cases. It also comes with company’s signature Vortex Control Notches, which reduce overall fan noise. More information about all the variants of the range can be found here
Industrial PPC Line Claims to Provide Superior Airflow and Pressure Capacity While Keeping Noise and Power Consumption Low.
Featuring heavy duty versions of NF-A14 and NF-F12, the Industry PPC line is aimed primarily towards industry clients, looking for high cooling needs. However, the company also hope’s to satisfy needs of enthusiasts’ through the release of this line. “The industrial PPC fans fulfil our industry client’s requests for high speed models that are suitable for use in challenging environments. However, I think they will also appeal to PC enthusiasts striving for extreme performance.’ -Noctua CEO. The A-14 and F-12 are ranges having diameters of 140 mm and 120 mm respectively. The A-14 is further divided into four sub-variants, featuring three 4-pin and one 3-pin models, with rpm ranging from 2000 to 3000. The F-12 is also divided into sub-variants and these also include three 4-pin and one 3-pin variant, with rpm ranging from 2000 to 3000. More information regarding the industrial PPC, and detailed specifications of all the sub variants can be found here
In addition to the fan ranges, the company has also released accessories to complement them and further enhance their function. These accessories include anti-vibration mounts, Low-Noise adapters, extension cables and y-cables. Noctua has started shipping the Industrial PPC and Redux ranges and these are expected to be available quickly. The manufacturer suggested retail prices are as follows:
Redux 140mm: EUR 15.90 / USD 19.90
Redux 120mm: EUR 13.90 / USD 17.90
Redux 92mm: EUR 11.90 / USD 15.90
Redux 80mm: EUR 10.90 / USD 14.90
IndustrialPPC 140mm IP52: EUR 26.90 / USD 29.90
IndustrialPPC 140mm IP67: EUR 29.90 / USD 34.90
IndustrialPPC 120mm IP52: EUR 24.90 / USD 26.90
IndustrialPPC 120mm IP67: EUR 29.90 / USD 34.9
Accessory sets: EUR 5.90 / USD 7.90