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[LR] NZXT Introduces Source 210 & Source 210 Elite budget Cases  

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NZXT looks like they are going after the low-end of the PC case market this summer and have announced a new case series called Source 210. NZXT calls this a starter chassis for gamers on a budget. The NZXT Source 210 boasts a modern look and feel with a textured aluminum panel in both black and white along with an array of features that help maximize airflow with up to seven 120mm fans. The bottom mounted PSU enhances ventilation and dual 120 mm front intake ensures the front facing HDD bays remain cool and efficient. Additionally, Source 210 provides 20 mm of space for wiring so that first time builders achieve a clean look, both inside and out. NZXT is also debuting a more advanced Source 210 Elite that includes USB 3.0, tool-less design, and a 140mm top fan for $10 extra. he Source 210 will be available for $39.99(€39.99) and the Source 210 Elite for $49.99(€49.99).

The Source
(No pun intended.)
$50 for the Source 210 Elite is an amazing value.
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post #2 of 53
Those are some nice looking cases at a great price too.
post #3 of 53
LOL. These cases are awesome for the money. Hey, hey, hey Antec, ya see these? These are what people have wanted for the last 5 years and you've been unable to provide. Thanks for not listening to any of us. Someone else has done the job for you.

Good on NZXT for filling a much-needed void for budget-cases.
post #4 of 53
those are some incredible prices, NZXT you rock!!
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post #5 of 53
The 210 Elite is a steal drool.gif
    
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post #6 of 53
I really do not like the look front panel, however the features you get with the case are great for the price.
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post #7 of 53
looks good, reminds of the Antec Solo with regards to the exterior design.

The price and features shows its a really good value case.
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post #8 of 53
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Originally Posted by GameBoy;13699542 
I really do not like the look front panel, however the features you get with the case are great for the price.
http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/classic_series/source_210_elite

NZXT's photos make it look better than the smaller ones do.

Personally, I love the style.
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post #9 of 53
Not as good looking as the phantom (though the phantom is my favorite case biggrin.gif), but especially for 50 bucks this looks like a great case.
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post #10 of 53
NZXT has always been that overlooked and underrated case manufacturer that always delivers. The Black Source 210 looks really smooth and sleek. Might get one to house my backup system once it reaches our shores.
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