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will a Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 CPU Cooler fit in a NZXT s340 mid tower red/black

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    The max CPU Cooler for the NZXT S340 is 161mm. Dark Rock Pro 3 is 163mm.
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  2. Adas_Clock said:
    will a Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 CPU Cooler fit in a NZXT s340 mid tower red/black

    Any feedback is appreciated
    Thanks


    The be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 actually does fit in the NZXT S340 case. As shown in the following builds (different color version of the case, but same dimensions):

    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/6KyfrH
    Builder's comment:
    "I have fitted NZXT 2m LED's in the case which is required in my eyes for the S340 combined with the Dark Rock Pro 3 which according to PCPartPicker does not fit."

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    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/6KFdnQ
    Builder's comment:
    "On paper, this will not fit in the NZXT S340 according to PCPartPicker but it does actually fit with a roughly 5mm clearance."

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    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/jLkdnQ
    Builder's comment:
    "PCPartPicker (at the date of making this build, February 1, 2017) flags the Dark Rock Pro 3 as being incompatible with the S340. This is incorrect, they fit together perfectly."
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  3. raisonjohn said:
    Adas_Clock said:
    will a Be Quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 CPU Cooler fit in a NZXT s340 mid tower red/black

    Any feedback is appreciated
    Thanks


    The be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 actually does fit in the NZXT S340 case. As shown in the following builds (different color version of the case, but same dimensions):

    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/6KyfrH
    Builder's comment:
    "I have fitted NZXT 2m LED's in the case which is required in my eyes for the S340 combined with the Dark Rock Pro 3 which according to PCPartPicker does not fit."

    ****************************************
    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/6KFdnQ
    Builder's comment:
    "On paper, this will not fit in the NZXT S340 according to PCPartPicker but it does actually fit with a roughly 5mm clearance."

    ****************************************
    Source: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/jLkdnQ
    Builder's comment:
    "PCPartPicker (at the date of making this build, February 1, 2017) flags the Dark Rock Pro 3 as being incompatible with the S340. This is incorrect, they fit together perfectly."


    Hey, just wondering is it difficult to close the case with the cooler
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  4. Best answer
    It has 5 millimeters of allowance, so, the side panel will not touch the cooler.
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