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[WCCF]Antec DF-85 Review The Rise of the Dark Knight

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From the exterior to the interior the DF85 is like the best Vanilla ice-cream that you will ever have. Spoon after spoon its delicious vanilla flavor will satiate your taste buds. That is until you notice all the nuts in the ice-cream that you just hate. Bite after bite they will spoil the vanilla flavor in your mouth. At this point you will either learn to live with the nuts or just simply live without the ice-cream

This case is just the same. You will either learn to live with its glaring short comings or live without it.


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Ice-Cream anyone? wheee.gifwheee.gif
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post #2 of 8
I don't like the look and those case are always as tall as an HAF X almost but never as more than 7slots in the back . it's stupid really. but oh well smile.gif
    
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post #3 of 8
You can live with its shortcomings.. Or buy a coolermaster case instead. smile.gif
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post #4 of 8
Ehh, they're only a year late doing a review of this case....

It was released around this time last year.

I personally think the case is great, I just don't like the cages over the Drive Bays.
 
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post #5 of 8
I learned my lesson with my 900. Sorry Antec, but going cheap only got me a messy, dusty case.
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post #6 of 8
Coles notes for those who don't want to read the whole article:

Whoever buys this case will have nuts in their mouth.
    
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post #7 of 8
Ah cut the crap everyone I have used this case for a build and it was very good. I see nothing wrong with it.
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post #8 of 8
Maybe if the case was a little longer front to back and the hard drive bays were orientated sideways too. That was the thing I hated about my 1200.
    
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