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Without a doubt the SilverStone Fortress FT03 raises eyebrows. It also raises important questions about compatibility which spurs the debate over the potential of a build proposed for this case. Limiting a build to micro ATX and below may be an issue some cannot simply overlook. Automatically ruling out larger motherboard designs will be a primary constraint to any build implemented in the FT03. Furthermore, the slot loading drive requirement is yet again conforming to the mandatory design. While it is the nature of the Fortress FT03 to be a slim and sleek design, the limitations are evident. However, if the smooth chic look is what you have in mind then look no further. The FT03 delivers exterior design pleasing even my modern artistic design standards. This case has the ability to bring out the minimalist in anyone.


TechPowerUp Source: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/S...Fortress_FT03/
post #2 of 14
Pretty ugly though. :/
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Glad i bought my FT02

One of the best cases ever made
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silver one looks like it might make a decent hackintosh, just put an apple sticker over the silverstone logo.
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Wow, I think it's ugly and makes for a messy over complicated build, while achieving basically nothing worth mentioning.
    
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post #6 of 14
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Originally Posted by ZHoob2004 View Post
silver one looks like it might make a decent hackintosh, just put an apple sticker over the silverstone logo.
That would ruin the case.
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Pretty ugly though. :/
No more ugly than any of their other models. I've always found a liking for the Lian Li mATX cases, despite their pricing. It's what got me into the small cases. I just went from there.

The biggest deal here is the PSU. 750w 80 Plus Gold Certified? That'll run twin 470s and a nicely overclocked 2600K no problem.
     
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That would ruin the case.
I don't necessarily condone it, but it has the look and if that's what you're going for it would be easy.
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Bleh. Never been a huge Fortress series fan but this one is the pits. I like the Ravens, however.
 
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I think it's very pretty. But of course that's just me...
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