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I owned two Antec cases before I moved up to my Lian Li. It's a HUGE improvement, both in terms of build quality and aesthetics.
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post #12 of 36
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146067
So beautiful, also available in black.
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According to http://www.swiftworld.net/2011/06/13...hantom-review/ the case has clearance issues when using a 200mm side fan. Can anyone confirm this?
post #14 of 36
its to do with some of the bigger heatsinks. im water cooling so haven't had an issue with it
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its to do with some of the bigger heatsinks. im water cooling so haven't had an issue with it
I'll be using the Thermalright Silver Arrow. Think it will fit?
post #16 of 36
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I'll be using the Thermalright Silver Arrow. Think it will fit?
sadly not if using a side fan
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post #17 of 36
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I owned two Antec cases before I moved up to my Lian Li. It's a HUGE improvement, both in terms of build quality and aesthetics.
The 9F is a beautiful case, it's just a shame Lian Li has such a 'Unique' take on cable management, and didn't decide to offer split removable HDD cages.
post #18 of 36
I'd say save up 50$ more for the Corsair 800D or you could buy one off here for around 200$. If anything is missing or scratched on the case, Corsair will mail you whatever you need for "FREE" including side panels, wires, acessories, etc.. Win win situation if you ask me.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...39001&Tpk=800d

Also if you buy it from newegg, don't forget to make a new account and use "newcustomer10" for 10$ off.

Good luck!

EDIT: Noticed you wanted some side fans. Well here you go. Corsair 600T

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-007-_-Product

You could also get the White one and wait for them to release the side panel for it. Looks much better IMO.
Edited by WizrdSleevz - 7/16/11 at 7:57pm
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post #19 of 36
600T ftw!

It has 2x200mm fans, and that shifts so much air its not funny.
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post #20 of 36
The HAF-X is a sweet case for cooling, but I can understand people not liking the look. If you are wanting something sleek looking, check out Fractal Design cases. They are really clean cases and cost way less than the overpriced Corsair cases. Unfortunately, Newegg only sells one of their models.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-002-_-Product
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