Pros: I do not think these guys make a bad product, all is very top quality. I have several cougar fans of many different variations and they are all superb. If you are wondering if they are worth the premium price? Very much so, these fans are just excellent
Summary: I got two of these fans when they were on sale for $6 CAD and they are performing admirably so far. Everything about their packaging screams quality. Less hideous than Noctua and easier to find than Be Quiet! these are a great option for silence freaks.
Pros: Extremely quiet Includes 2 mount methods: rubber standoffs and screws. Molex adapter included for motherboards with limited fan support. Very powerful/focused airflow Orange corner highlights are actually rubber inserts to further reduce vibration no matter the mounting method. Feel very durable
Pros: Fan was great, originally gave it 5 stars but mine has recently started to die, well below the advertised 300k hours.
Cons: Purchased this fan just over 2 years ago, Feb 2013 according to newegg. However recently the bearing have started to go out so I get this continuous high pitch noise that's can't be ignored. Likely a defect and it's possibly under warranty, but for a $15 fan I doubt it's worth the time and cost t...