The Sentry 3 is NZXT, the latest offshoot of the popular series of fan controls from the home. The matte black finish on the Fan Controller, not this time more than one external 5.25-inch Slot in the front of the housing and provides at the same time, but a really large Display: With 5.4 inches of well-designed, clearly split and not over the top colorful touch screen is more spacious than on most competing models in the Single-Bay Format.
Thus, accurate input with a Finger are easily possible, for example, if you increase the big "PowerSlide Bar" at the top right of the voltage of one of the five channels or reduced and thus the rotational speed of the duct fan is attached to the own request, according to the adjusted (even to a standstill). At the same time, the readability does not suffer, as for the speed display, temperature (1 Sensor) or a Channel selection box, there is still enough space.
The lighting of the touch-sensitive LC Displays, is just as quickly by pressure of the finger can be deactivated, as the signal sounds. About the "Link" field, all five channels of the wind, to pair, to adjust them all at Once on the same values. Per channel great are speedy 15 watts of power of Europe, which even enables the operation of multiple fans (in addition to be acquired, fan-splitter cable) - according to NZXT, even up to three high performance fans.
The Plug in the Fans to the controller is performed via five 3-Pin Sockets, but also to 4-Pin fan connectors PWM fans compatible, which then by pulse width modulation, but by voltage regulation to be controlled. For maximum security, NZXT has integrated protection against short-circuits, over-voltage and under-voltage in the visually and technically excellent Sentry 3. The Fan Controller is powered via a 4-pin Molex connector from the power supply.…more