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I need the CHEAPEST case that can hold my system WELL.

Poll Results: Which case?

 
  • 7% (1)
    Thermaltake V3 Black Edition (35$, In-store Compusa)
  • 7% (1)
    NZXT M59 (50$, Newegg)
  • 84% (11)
    Cooler Master HAF 912 (50$, In-store Compusa)
  • 0% (0)
    Your personal Input (Must be 80$, or under w/ tax Included.)
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post #1 of 15
Thread Starter 
Okay, So I'm in a Really cramped Situation with my Antec SuperLanBoy, and It was supposed to be a Temp. case, until I found that I won't be getting any "extra" income, so I'm having to sell my NZXT Vulcan, and a 450W PSU w/ a DVD-ROM.

I saw a Thermaltake V3 Black Edition, But The cable management is an issue. I also, Plan on getting a 780i Motherboard and maybe a GTX 550Ti, and have my GTS 250 For other stuff, to get some really good performance.

I just need to know what case should fit me best. I was thinking about a HAF 912, Or a NZXT M59, because I've wanted that case Mainly for two years now...
post #2 of 15
beige case ? lol
    
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post #3 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nvidia-Brownies View Post
Okay, So I'm in a Really cramped Situation with my Antec SuperLanBoy, and It was supposed to be a Temp. case, until I found that I won't be getting any "extra" income, so I'm having to sell my NZXT Vulcan, and a 450W PSU w/ a DVD-ROM.

I saw a Thermaltake V3 Black Edition, But The cable management is an issue. I also, Plan on getting a 780i Motherboard and maybe a GTX 550Ti, and have my GTS 250 For other stuff, to get some really good performance.

I just need to know what case should fit me best. I was thinking about a HAF 912, Or a NZXT M59, because I've wanted that case Mainly for two years now...
HAF 912 and NZXT M59 are very good choices even though I dislike how they both look. The 912 goes on sale for $40AR sometimes. The M59 went for $35AR. They're most likely going to go on sale again if you can wait.
    
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post #4 of 15
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by Liighthead View Post
beige case ? lol
Got a name for the case? LOL. I'm mainly looking for a Cheap, but effective case. I definitely want cable management, so I'm not sure how everything will work out.
post #5 of 15
Voted for the 912. NZXT M59 is decent too, but I can't stand the looks of alot of the NZXTs.
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post #6 of 15
haf 912 = cable management,GPU room(a 5970 fits),adequate cooling,ATX
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post #8 of 15
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-061-_-Product

I think this case is similar to the M59 but cheaper and looks better. You just need to replace and add fans.
    
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post #9 of 15
get the CM 912. It simply has more space for the money. The v3 literally leaves you hanging (you can barely squeeze in a top fan). trust me I have experience with these ones.
post #10 of 15
I have the coolermaster centurion 5-2 and am really happy with it think I paid 55 for it? It holds everything in my sig very well and I plan to sli in the very near future with plenty of room and airflow.
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