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Red LED lighting w/ Gray Window?

post #1 of 5
Thread Starter 
Hi all-

Very close to placing my order for an M8. I'm planning on using RED LED strips from FrozenCPU. If I use the gray window, will it be too dark to utilize the lighting? Should I go with a clear window instead?

Thanks.
post #2 of 5
U mean tinted black window?
Yes you should go with this one
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Yea I heard the smoke one looks gooood. I got an Amber window and even with that color the lights on the motherboard look nice. I assume going with a smoke tint will likely just reduce some of the glare from the leds more than anything.
    
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Smoked. Sometimes can block out things you don't want to see.
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post #5 of 5
Thread Starter 
Thanks for the feedback.

Placed my order for my M8 last night. Can't wait to get it and start building. I'm "downsizing" from a MM Extended Ascension.. immediately fell in love with Case Labs when I stumbled upon this thread (how's that for impulse buying?)

Still worried the smoked grey will be too dark, but we'll see how it comes out. can always get a clear window if necessary.
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