Reviews and Problems with Zalman ZM-MFC2 Multi Fan Controller
Showing 1-5 of 5
Zalman ZM-MFC2 Multi-Fan & PWM Fan Speed Controller Review
19 February 2008
Summary: Zalman introduced its ZM-MFC2 multi fan speed controller last year at CES, and the reason we're reviewing it today are three-fold. For starters, the Zalman ZM-MFC2 digitally monitors four fans to +/- 10RPM and displays that data in real time.
Summary: As I mentioned before, with the MFC2, Zalman has taken the lowly fan controller to a new level. The display, complete with animated rotating fans add a real high-tech effect. The power consumption display is enlightening and really contributes to the coolness factor.
Summary: This unit installs easily and secures to an empty 5.25" bay with a couple of screws. If you have a case that uses drive rails instead of the old school screw in bays, you may find the install to be a little more trickier. We dropped this controller into the FC-ZE1 case with no problems.
Pros: Simple controls., Nice clean look., Easy to install., Fan, Temperature & Power information.
Cons: Control by RPM is not accurate for fans that cannot reach high RPMs.
Conclusion: The whole idea of a fan controller is beginning to seem outdated. With most motherboards now allowing dynamic speed change by voltage or PWM depending on temperature, fan controllers are being ousted in favour of automatic speed change.
Pros: Power usage indicator, PWM fan support, Temperature sensors
Cons: Unreliable speed readings, Very poor viewing angle, Outdated concept
Conclusion: PNY NVIDIA GeForce GT 640 XLR8: NVIDIA presenta la fascia mainstream 24.07.2012 - Andrea Faes È possibile giocare con i videogames più recenti spendendo meno di 100 euro per una scheda video? Scopriamolo leggendo la review della nuova PNY NVIDIA GeForce GT 640!