Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › Choose me a case for $100.00
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Choose me a case for $100.00 - Page 2

post #11 of 21
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by iJustin View Post
Fractal R3s are only good when they're White.
If you're going for a black case, the Hush 2 is my choice. Don't get the white H2 though, the unpainted brushed aluminum is ugly.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146072

Now that is a nice case! I like the bay at the top. I do alot of work that I am required to remove and send in my entire data storage HD on a regular basis for backup purposes. Its a PITA to have to open the case and take out a bay every week and submit the information. I bought a swappable bay that allows for 3 Hdd's for 2 5.25 bays and that works okay. I wish we would just use the freaking net, but the upload time on 95gb of information is much slower than fedex overnight.
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 21
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by JuStIn871 View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811129088

Can hold 3 ssd's but can add a 3.5" to 2.5" for 1 extra ssd.
This is perfect as far as features go, its just that the front styling is awful. If I could have an invisible case, I would.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Wildcard36qs View Post
I like that Hush. But I am a huge fan of Fractal Designs. they have more cases coming out in June supposedly and I really want their mATX Define Mini for my next build.
Do you know what part of June? I really like there stuff and it may be worth the wait.
Edited by cook - 5/12/11 at 8:01am
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by iJustin View Post
Fractal R3s are only good when they're White.
If you're going for a black case, the Hush 2 is my choice. Don't get the white H2 though, the unpainted brushed aluminum is ugly.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146072
My black Fractal R3 is the best case I have ever owned.
i7 3820
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 3820 AsRock X79 Extreme6 Sapphire 6950 2gb Sapphire 6950 2gb 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (4 x 4GB)  Crucial M4 128gb LG HD-DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Drive Corsair H80 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Pro 64bit Samsung XL2370 Cooler Master Quick Fire (cherry blues) Corsair TX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Define R3 SS Xai SS 4HD Asus Xonar Essence ST 
  hide details  
Reply
i7 3820
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 3820 AsRock X79 Extreme6 Sapphire 6950 2gb Sapphire 6950 2gb 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (4 x 4GB)  Crucial M4 128gb LG HD-DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Drive Corsair H80 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Pro 64bit Samsung XL2370 Cooler Master Quick Fire (cherry blues) Corsair TX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Define R3 SS Xai SS 4HD Asus Xonar Essence ST 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by james_ant View Post
My black Fractal R3 is the best case I have ever owned.
I'm not saying it's bad, but the H2 is better.
Closet Computer.
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k. MSI P67A-G43. Asus DirectCU Radeon HD 6870. G.skill RipjawX (2x2) 1333Mhz. 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
WD Blue 500GB. Windows 7 Home Premium. hp f2304 @ 1980x1200. Old DELL @ 1280x1024 Corsair HX850. 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom Black. Razer Deathadder 3.5G. Razer Scarab. X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro. 
Audio
Sennheiser HD555. 
  hide details  
Reply
Closet Computer.
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k. MSI P67A-G43. Asus DirectCU Radeon HD 6870. G.skill RipjawX (2x2) 1333Mhz. 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
WD Blue 500GB. Windows 7 Home Premium. hp f2304 @ 1980x1200. Old DELL @ 1280x1024 Corsair HX850. 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom Black. Razer Deathadder 3.5G. Razer Scarab. X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro. 
Audio
Sennheiser HD555. 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 21
CM 690 II Advanced.
Soon to be...
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3930K Rampage IV Extreme SLi GTX 580 Matrix Dominator GT 4X4GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingMonitor
2x Crucial M4 128B raid-0 WDC Black 2TB H100 U2711 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
K90 MaxRevo 1350 Raven RV01 G9x 
Audio
SP2500 / G930 
  hide details  
Reply
Soon to be...
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3930K Rampage IV Extreme SLi GTX 580 Matrix Dominator GT 4X4GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingMonitor
2x Crucial M4 128B raid-0 WDC Black 2TB H100 U2711 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
K90 MaxRevo 1350 Raven RV01 G9x 
Audio
SP2500 / G930 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 21
While it's a lil out of your price range, I think this case would suit you nicely. It has integrated fan conrollers so you can control the noise of your pc.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146068
post #17 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by jmb2027 View Post
CM 690 II Advanced.
I was just about to mention that case. However I'm not sure if he would like it due to the 'million holes', But it's got top mounted hot swap bay. sideways internal bays, and great cable management
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119216
Claudette
(15 items)
 
Claudette
(31 photos)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 2500k @4.5GHz ASRock P67 Extreme4 Sapphire HD 6870 OCZ Reaper 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM Western Digital Black 7200RPM Sony Xigmatek Gaia 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
ViewSonic VX2253mh 22" LED-LCD Logitech mk710 desktop Rocketfish 900W modular Rosewill Blackhawk 
Mouse
CM Storm Sentinel Zero-G 
  hide details  
Reply
Claudette
(15 items)
 
Claudette
(31 photos)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 2500k @4.5GHz ASRock P67 Extreme4 Sapphire HD 6870 OCZ Reaper 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM Western Digital Black 7200RPM Sony Xigmatek Gaia 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
ViewSonic VX2253mh 22" LED-LCD Logitech mk710 desktop Rocketfish 900W modular Rosewill Blackhawk 
Mouse
CM Storm Sentinel Zero-G 
  hide details  
Reply
post #18 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by veritas-truth View Post
I was just about to mention that case. However I'm not sure if he would like it due to the 'million holes', But it's got top mounted hot swap bay. sideways internal bays, and great cable management
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119216
I love that coolermaster case.

A Lian-Li case I really fancy:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811112249
2500K
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k ASUS P8P67 PRO EVGA GTX 580 8GB RipjawsX 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
M4 120GB + WDC Black 1TB ASUS DRW Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung SW2333 23" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FILCO Majestouch Tenkeyless Cherry Brown Corsair AX850 Antec 300 IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries QCK 
  hide details  
Reply
2500K
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k ASUS P8P67 PRO EVGA GTX 580 8GB RipjawsX 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
M4 120GB + WDC Black 1TB ASUS DRW Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung SW2333 23" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FILCO Majestouch Tenkeyless Cherry Brown Corsair AX850 Antec 300 IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries QCK 
  hide details  
Reply
post #19 of 21
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Massive17 View Post
While it's a lil out of your price range, I think this case would suit you nicely. It has integrated fan conrollers so you can control the noise of your pc.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146068

That is a very nice case. I would have to re-use my hot swappable bay with this case but I like the fan controllers. How do those feel? are they cheap or do they have a solid slide to them?
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
BullDriver
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Vishera 4.0GHz Asus 990FX Sabertooth MSI N465GTX 8gb Gskill Sniper 1600/9.9.9.25 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
64Gb Crucial SSD(os) +1tb Baracuda SataIII Asus OEM SATA DVD RW x64 Windows 7 Home Premium 25" Hanns G 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Flatty Tethered RocketFish 550w Modular Corsair 600t Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
post #20 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by iJustin View Post
I'm not saying it's bad, but the H2 is better.
In what ways? Like most NZXT cases it looks like it has a lot of plastic and just looks cheap

The top of the H2 also puts me off of it, I rather have a sleek looking case then have bulges coming out from all angles.
Silence
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930 @ 4ghz HT Asus Rampage III Extreme ATI 5830 Corsair Dominator GT 6gb CAS 7 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
50gb Vertex 2 - OS,1.5tb Storage Win7 64 bit Saitek Cyborg OCZ 700W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Define R3 Logitech G500 Steelseries Glass 
  hide details  
Reply
Silence
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930 @ 4ghz HT Asus Rampage III Extreme ATI 5830 Corsair Dominator GT 6gb CAS 7 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
50gb Vertex 2 - OS,1.5tb Storage Win7 64 bit Saitek Cyborg OCZ 700W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Define R3 Logitech G500 Steelseries Glass 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Computer Cases
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › Choose me a case for $100.00