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post #61 of 177
I think they are a little boring looking but the quality is sure to be good. Now if they would just include friggin 3.5 front plate mesh adapters for my media card reader like Cooler Master does!
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Look good but I realy wish cases would stop having these silly bulges on them, like the top of the 400r its been done on so many cases and IMO it always looked ulgy, and the sides of the 500r those exact bulges are why i replaced my HAF with an 800d they serve no real purpose and make the case uneccarily wide.
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omg that's so clean! I WANT ONE!
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post #64 of 177
Those are some slick cases. The R400 is like a smoother CM690II w/ USB3 support, and if the interior of the R500 is equally sensible it may be my next case. I like that they've integrated a fan controller and it makes me wonder why more cases with many fan mounting points do not offer the same feature.
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Originally Posted by Juggalo23451 View Post
MNPCTECH designed the 400r
Wow, thats awesome

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Look good but I realy wish cases would stop having these silly bulges on them, like the top of the 400r its been done on so many cases and IMO it always looked ulgy, and the sides of the 500r those exact bulges are why i replaced my HAF with an 800d they serve no real purpose and make the case uneccarily wide.
The bulge on the left panel is so you can install fans and to allow for tall CPU coolers, and the bulge right panel gives you more cable management room. Extruding the side panels is cheaper than making the entire case wider, so it helps keep the price low, but I can understand why you wouldn't like the look of it.
     
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post #66 of 177
its an antec 300 with a better interior
post #67 of 177
500R is sexy as hell. White and Black Colors look amazing on that case. Too bad I wont be building my next rig till summer 2012



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Link to Corsair Carbide page

I was surprised to see that no one had posted this yet. The 500R looks like a pretty solid case, especially if there is a window option. Not sure I like the look of the 400 though...

400R




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post #68 of 177
I like the 500R. I'll probably use it for a build for my friend.
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post #69 of 177
The 400R looks like a CM690. The 500R is nice, however.
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post #70 of 177
I like.. But why no all-balck 500R? I can't wait for the reviews..
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