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Old 08-01-2019, 12:48 PM
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Default RGB Fan Flicker (Yes, suddenly like everyone else)

Seems like lots of people have problems with our RGB fans beginning to randomly flicker, I've got the same problem aswell. Started happening some days ago.

Have uninstalled every other RGB software, reinstalled iCue several times, tried Corsair Link, re-arranged the fans on the Commander Pro and RGB Hub, reinstalled drivers etc.

Here is a video showing the problem with my LL fans:

This is only showing the front fans. The one in the back and the two in the top also have the same problem.

What to do?
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Old 08-01-2019, 11:44 PM
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Looks like a software or firmware issue to me. You could try downgrading, otherwise you'll have to wait for updates.
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Old 08-02-2019, 05:45 AM
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I have exactly the same problem. No solution yet.
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Old 08-02-2019, 08:37 AM
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Yep, same issue.
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Old 08-02-2019, 08:48 AM
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Update:
When changing the color to Static Red on all the fans, the problem seems to disappear.
However, when having them on Static White, the fans go completely wild.
Same thing with Rainbow.
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Old 08-02-2019, 08:50 AM
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Originally Posted by Frugl1 View Post
Looks like a software or firmware issue to me. You could try downgrading, otherwise you'll have to wait for updates.
I tried Corsair Link instead of iCue, so I don't think the software is the problem. Maybe something with the Firmware on the Commander Pro?
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Old 08-03-2019, 09:00 PM
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Email from Corsair support...

Good day, If the LL120 are flickering kindly go over to the iCUE software and under lighting channel set the fan series to LL120 and make it 6fans connected instead of just 3 and also make sure that the only fan connected to your RGB hub should be LL120's if there is a different series of fan connected to your RGB it will break the communication.

After reboot I haven't seen any flicker.

UPDATE: After several hours I do see flicker.

Last edited by CorePrime; 08-04-2019 at 08:59 AM.
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Old 08-04-2019, 02:09 PM
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I too am having the exact same issue! I opened a ticket with Corsair support, so far not much luck.
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Old 08-08-2019, 08:14 PM
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I ran into this issue too, my fans are only a few months old, 6 x LL120.
It's only my 6th fan that flickers, the others are fine. However, I;ve tried every work around i've seen published on these forums and nothing works for me.
I uninstalled and reinstalled iCue, I end / restart the service nothing happens, I cold boot my PC with "fast start up" option turned off in windows... Absolutely nothing has stopped the flicker.
I noticed when i had completely uninstalled iCue, and there was no iCue software on my PC, it was still flickering. So could that mean it could be firmware?
I've read the historic posts on this issue that date back nearly two years on the forum, and I'm really disappointed that I'm now visiting to create an account in Aug 2019 to complain of the same issue. How hasn't this been solved? I've seen devs or other posters commenting "the dev team is working hard on this issue" a year ago.
Basically they have shared some work arounds that don't universally work, then nothing more.
I am running the latest firmware available (DLed last night) and software available.
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Old 08-09-2019, 08:20 AM
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It still seems to be working ok when every fan is set to Static Red.

I've also tried to run a earlier version of iCue and reinstalled the Firmware for the H150i + Commander Pro, didn't work.

Very annoying. If this don't get resolved soon, I'll switch to NZXT, even though their software is worse. But hopefully their firmware is better (which I think is the problem here)
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