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Absolute Best Case for Under $100 To Be Used w/ Corsair H70

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I would do this myself, but browsing newegg and looking at all the cases, it just gives me a headache. So I'd like some suggesstions from everyone here.

Only requirements I have are that there has to be a 120mm rear exhaust fan slot in the back of the case because Im putting a Corsair H70 in it. And enough room for an 11 inch video card.

But obviously, the more fans I can throw in it the better. Case fans are dirt cheap and I can buy endless amounts of them.

$100 (before shipping costs) is as high as I'll go.

also, www.newegg.com is the only site I'll use.
Edited by Blom89 - 5/29/11 at 11:20pm
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Antec One Hundred IMO
 
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post #3 of 15
I use the NZXT Gamma, and I think it's the best bang for your buck. Slots for 6 fans and TONS of cable management for ~$30. Extremely ventilated too. Just an all around good case.

Did I mention it's only $30?
post #4 of 15
Might be worth checking your local craigslist for some cases, I got my Tempest EVO for $50. I'm pretty happy with it =]. The fans alone are probably worth $50

Edit: Also (since you mentioned newegg):

http://www.overclock.net/online-deal...4-shipped.html
Edited by mkeygmer - 5/29/11 at 11:27pm
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post #5 of 15
I like the CM HAF 912 for $50 AMIR. Add 2x CM Megaflow 200's for $22/ea and you have a nice HAF 912 case for $94. If only they sold the HAF 912 Advanced here in the US.

The CM 690 II Advanced would also be a good choice for $90.
Edited by compudaze - 5/29/11 at 11:28pm
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post #6 of 15
How about the Cooler Master 690 II Advanced? Great for both air and water.
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post #7 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by compudaze View Post
I like the HAF 912 for $50 AMIR. Add 2x CM Megaflow 200's for $22/ea and you have a nice HAF 912 case for $94. If only they sold the HAF 912 Advanced here in the US.
HAF 912 or 922.
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Lian li K62
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Cooler Master 690 II Advanced (teh best)
HAF (Whatever is under 100)
Antec 300

/thread
Edited by SpeedNuggeT - 5/30/11 at 12:16am
post #10 of 15
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Im gonna go with the NZXT GAMMA. This thing is a beast for 30 dollars.

Will I have any trouble installing a Corsair H70 CPU Cooler in it, in terms of the back plate installation?
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