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Either flavor of the cooler master 690 II is the best you can get for under $100. Nzxt cases lack on the quality side of things, but if you want to settle for a lot under your budget, then go ahead.
     
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post #12 of 15
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Originally Posted by Behemoth777 View Post
Either flavor of the cooler master 690 II is the best you can get for under $100. Nzxt cases lack on the quality side of things, but if you want to settle for a lot under your budget, then go ahead.
Not really sure what quality problems you're talking about, my tempest evo is great. Has everything I need and I have no complaints.

Though it has been my first experience with a nzxt case, so I can't really speak for the gamma etc. But they seem to have decent/good reviews.
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post #13 of 15
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Originally Posted by Blom89 View Post
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?
You should have no problems if you are using just one fan with the H70, but you might have to remove the top case fan if you plan on implementing push-pull.
Edited by thisischuck01 - 5/30/11 at 12:44am
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post #14 of 15
I got my fractal design for under $100. Best case if you want silence but somewhat lacks in cooling performance so might not be best option.

I've seen HAF 932s sell for less than that which was my old case and a better air cooler.

I would say get whichever case you want that meets your needs since most people just recommend their own case
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post #15 of 15
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Originally Posted by Blom89 View Post
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?
As said above me, it'll fit fine. It's roomier than the pictures give it credit for. If you ever switch to a taller heatsink, it'll be a tight squeeze for one of the side panel fans. I have the 212 and I'm not brave enough to try it.
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