Originally Posted by PapaSmurf;12724046
The problem with the brushed aluminum is finding optical drives with a brushed aluminum front. The silver ones never match up well enough like a black one will with a black aluminum case will and all of the brushed aluminum drive bay covers that pop up that I have seen look cheesie. Then try to find a matching keyboard or monitor these days. Sorry, but the black looks a LOT better all things considered.
You used to be able to buy brushed-aluminum spring-loaded silver 5.25" doors for your optical drive...I think Lian Li might have made them I have one lying around here. Let any ol optical drive look great with a brushed alu case.