Sentry LX

Dual 5.25" LCD Fan Controller






Large Dual 5.25" LCD Fan Controller

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the Sentry LX, a high-performance aluminum fan controller. Sentry LX boasts a robust feature set providing gamers and PC enthusiasts with the optimal setup for monitoring and adjusting temperatures throughout the PC. 

Simple Installation: Sentry LX slides easily into any dual 5.25 drive bay

Complete Control: 5 Temperature Probes keep tabs on all areas of your system while the 5 Fan controllers adjust the fans' RPM speed

Auto/Manual Modes: Allows users to automatically adjust the fan speeds to correspond to a specific temperature or manually set your system for extreme overclocking capabilities or absolute silence

Temperature Alarm: Instant notification if temps rise above a designated point

Intuitive Interface and LCD Display: NZXT's ergonomic interface design allows you to customize your airflow on the fly

Sleek Design: Aluminum plated front panel is designed to match any high-end chassis


Large dual 5.25" LCD screen

NZXT designed intuitive control, set and change fan speeds and settings on the fly

Auto/Manual modes, let the LCD take control or set fan speeds to your liking

Temperature alarm

Aluminum finish

NZXT Designed graphical interface, easy to read and understand

Saved Settings, calender and fan settings are stored even during system off so settings don't need to be redone

Supports up to 6Watt per channel

Supports only 3pin fans




Tech Spec.

Model Number SEN-001LX
Material Aluminum, LCD Screen, PCB
Fan Connector 3-Pin
Finish Black brushed Aluminum
Included Accessories 8x M3 Screws
Form Factor Double 5.25"
UPC 811121010126
Connections 1x Molex, 5x Temperature Sensors
Maximum Combined Wattage 30 Watts
Brightness Levels On / Off
Control Method Buttons
Control Modes Manual / Automatic
Fan Channel Quantity 5
Fan Channel Wattage 5 Watts
Temperature Range 0 to 99?
Measurement Frequency 2 Seconds
Temperature Alarm Range 30? to 90?
Minimum Power To Fans 40%
Screen Size 5.00 Inches
Fan Control Method Voltage
Warranty 2 Years

Expert Reviews (19)

  • Benchmark Reviews

    Not as simple as standard knob controlled rheostats but definitely a lot more exciting with the visual perks while doing the same job. more..

  • Club Overclocker

    The Sentry LX is clearly a step above the smaller single slot or floppy sized controllers. The large screen and anodized aluminum construction go a long way towards justifying the premium price. more..

  • OC ModShop

    The ability to connect and control up to five fans is a beautiful thing, as is the large screen that comes on it. I personally would recommend anyone with heat issues to consider buying a few fans and purchasing one of these and see what a difference tota more..

  • Pure Overclock

    This piece is nice. Really nice. The aesthetics are gorgeous and it's probably the nicest fan controller you'll find around; it's not over the top and garish but it does have just enough flash to look eye-catching. more..

  • Test Freaks

    If you’re in the market for a fan controller then the NZXT Sentry LX is what you want in your system, it’s easy to use and install, it has nice long cables, it’s well made and it look great. more..

  • Tech Gage

    Without a doubt the Sentry LX can be a very integral part of your next build especially if you are a die-hard air cooling aficionado that demands full control over your cooling needs. more..

  • Icrontic

    Some of the details could have been improved, but overall, we are pleased to award the Sentry LX with our Stamp of Approval. more..

  • PC Perspective

    The NZXT Sentry LX is a great looking fan controller that allows setting and monitoring the speed of multiple fans and monitoring up to five channels of temperature along with displaying the time and date. The unit is easy to install and setup and the acc more..

  • Techware Labs

    In the end, the NZXT Sentry LX has proven to be an excellent fan controller. The results were accurate, the user interface was intuitive, and the design was flawless more..

  • 3D Game Man

    The NZXT Sentry LX fan controller succeeds in constructing order out of chaos. It delivers everything that you need in a fan controller and more. [..] For NZXT to have combined all of these features into one sleek fan controller is really KICKASS! more..

  • Think Computers

    The NZXT Sentry LX is a straightforward and easy to use fan controller. The ability to have both fan speed control and temperature readings of up to five different fans and locations makes this fan controller addition for anyone with a high number of case more..

  • Think Computers

    The NZXT Sentry LX is a straightforward and easy to use fan controller. The ability to have both fan speed control and temperature readings of up to five different fans and locations makes this fan controller addition for anyone with a high number of case more..

  • OverClockers Intelligence Agency (OCIA)

    The Sentry LX is a great fan controller, and deserves a look from everybody, modders and performance buffs alike, even if you never thought you wanted a fan controlle more..

  • Dragon Steel Mods

    The NZXT Sentry LX is one of those products that is very close to being perfect, it's well made, looks great, is easy to install and just works very well. more..

  • Overclocker's Club (OCC)

    The NZXT Sentry LX is a nice tool to add to your air cooling system, and it allows you to get the most out of your fans. more..

  • RB Mods

    The NZXT Sentry LX Fan Controller delivers as advertised; this stylish product definitely makes something as basic as controlling fan speed look cool more..

  • TweakTown

    The NZXT Sentry LX is sleek, functional and easy to use. If you are looking for fan and temperature control, then look no further. more..

  • SlashGear

    I loved the Sentry LX. Enthusiasts will love the control it gives you over the fans to not only keep your system running cool, but to also keep it quiet more..

  • Hardware Geeks

    With the Sentry LX Fan Controller not only can you manually and automatically control the speed of up to five fans but you are informed of the temperature in the area near the fans. more..

Manuals and Drivers

English manual

FAQ Support