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Corsair Link Commander Mini Launched

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Corsair, a worldwide leader in high-performance PC hardware components, today announced the availability of the Corsair Commander Mini control unit. The compact Commander Mini gives users the ability to connect and control multiple lights, fans, and other Corsair devices with an intuitive software interface.

The Corsair Commander Mini is a centralized control unit for Corsair Link PC control and monitoring system. Equipped with four Corsair Link Digital ports, six fan control connectors, four temperature probe inputs, and a port for connecting Corsair Link LED lighting strips, Corsair Commander Mini lets users take complete control of their PC's lighting and cooling. The unit is easy to install with an included mounting kit and connects to your PC via a standard SATA connector for power and an included cable to connect it to a USB 2.0 header on the PC's motherboard.

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I kind of like this...
 
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I don't really. It's pricey
 
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Ok, so where is one suppose to mount this inside the case ?
From the quick start guide on their website:

"The Corsair Commander Mini can be mounted in many empty locations inside your case for ease of cable routing. Its slim design allows for installation on the rear of the motherboard tray in most cases. Its width also allows for internal mounting in the optical disk drive cage of most cases. We recommend making all of the required connections first, and then attaching the Commander Mini to your PC case. Use the provided mounting tape to secure the Commander Mini unit to your PC case."​
 
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wonder if this is just as bad as the old link commander, that one had trouble giving less than 40 % PWM to anting connected to it, unless it was controlling after RPMs, where it would go down to 600 rpm, sometimes.

Bottom line; not trying this one out.