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post #41 of 58
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No CaseLabs? No Little Devil? List is pretty fail.
Yeah, gonna have to agree there, though to be fair CaseLabs might not have had even their M8 out when they started on the roundup.

Edit; and what's with them wanting tool-free everything? Tool-free is rarely ever better than using screws.
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post #42 of 58
The Define R3 would have been a better case to review from Fractal, the Midi is a step down from the R3.
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post #43 of 58
I have changed cases more than my wife changes shoes and yet I ended up back with a Storm Sniper black edition.

Might not be the prettiest case (although I did swap all my fans out for red LED which helped) but it's one of the best designed mid towers I've ever used (and accomodates water cooling up to a dual rad). It's airflow is also excellent.

I've seen it as cheap as $115 and at that price its hard to beat.
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post #44 of 58
this reminds me to look for a new case to replace my coolermaster..

suggestions for a full tower people?
post #45 of 58
I find it odd that the HAF X wasn't seen anywhere.
Of course, I guess they might have just been looking at newly released cases.
And I don't particularly LIKE the HAF X, but it sure does seem popular around here.
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post #46 of 58
I've been looking for good cases to buy for a build later this fall... the coolermaster one looks pretty good for the price.
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post #47 of 58
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Originally Posted by PDXMark View Post
I think the case being modular in design for different configurations is what makes the case value high... For now anyways!

You can sink the mainboard back so a daughterboard for 6 or more GPUs can make your wallet shrink! Another attachment allows for having three PSU's, or just two PSU's, one on each side of the chassis. I like this case, but I'd rather have $600. So who is willing to buy it for me?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDqM0...feature=relmfu

What CPU sink is that? I want!

Economically, the RV03 makes more sense.
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post #48 of 58
to everyone saying that they should've reviewed a bunch of other cases, you have to keep in mind that they have already reviewed some of the ones you have suggested (like the phantom, r3, HAF X, etc). Also, MaximumPC isn't really as hardcore as most of the people here at OCN (contrary to what the name MaximumPC seems to imply) which explains the lack of crazy overclocks and caselabs, little devil, etc.
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post #49 of 58
I guess the real news here is that, apparantly the ultimate case is a mid/mini tower. And here we've all been spending our cash on fulltowers and cube cases ! I bet all those 800D and MM owners are pretty butthurt after reading this
/smug
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post #50 of 58
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I guess the real news here is that, apparantly the ultimate case is a mid/mini tower. And here we've all been spending our cash on fulltowers and cube cases ! I bet all those 800D and MM owners are pretty butthurt after reading this
/smug
But...but...
How can I have a huge epeen without a huge case?
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