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Poll Results: Which Case Should I get?

 
  • 76% (20)
    NZXT Phantom (please specify black or white)
  • 15% (4)
    CM HAF 932
  • 7% (2)
    Other (please specify)
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post #21 of 35
Thread Starter 
but the 932 has a small window on top of side panel hmmm
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post #22 of 35
I have the Phantom and it is Phenominal! Its beautiful and incredibly roomy. It has plenty of space for a top mounted radiator and my PSU has a ton of breathing room. There are a ton of cable management holes and more HDD and optical bays than you can shake a stick at. I personally thought I was going to miss having a window, but I simply dremmeled out the cowling under the mesh and now I have a mesh window that looks gorgeous! I highly recommend it!

post #23 of 35
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jaguarbamf View Post
My case holds a Noctua NH-D14 and still has enough room for a fan. o=
(1x140mm & 2x120mm intake)
(1x120mm & 2x200mm exhaust)
A side fan? The kid (same kid from the Phantom owners club page) tried both 200x200x30 there and 200x200x20 in the side fan slot and it's still in the fan blades..

I'm going to tell him to talk to you about his options again..maybe he's doing it wrong.
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post #24 of 35
NZXT Phantom, the Black or the black and red
    
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post #25 of 35
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Originally Posted by Jason33w View Post
I have the Phantom and it is Phenominal! Its beautiful and incredibly roomy. It has plenty of space for a top mounted radiator and my PSU has a ton of breathing room. There are a ton of cable management holes and more HDD and optical bays than you can shake a stick at. I personally thought I was going to miss having a window, but I simply dremmeled out the cowling under the mesh and now I have a mesh window that looks gorgeous! I highly recommend it!
hmm i like that window idea a lot
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post #26 of 35
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Originally Posted by BlahBlahBlah View Post
A side fan? The kid (same kid from the Phantom owners club page) tried both 200x200x30 there and 200x200x20 in the side fan slot and it's still in the fan blades..

I'm going to tell him to talk to you about his options again..maybe he's doing it wrong.

with a d14 and a 200mmx20mm side fan works. its been done by numerous members.
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post #28 of 35
Go for the Phantom, its airflow is comparable to the 932, its cable management features are superior, and the mesh window looks sleek, I hope to attempt that soon.
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post #29 of 35
Thread Starter 
gahhhh im so confused i like the 932 cuz it has the little window and has a ton of space above the mobo, and has caster wheels, which i could probably use. but the phantom has the grommets for cable management which i like, but the 932 has a huge gap behind the side panel for cables. decisions decisions. anyone know how the plastic on the phantom feels, is it cheap and does it scratch easy?
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post #30 of 35
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lol sorry to disappoint all but two of you but i got the 932 purely based on the fact that it has room for watercooling which im expecting to do in a few months
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