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post #21 of 31
Between the two I'd choose the HAF-X as it can cool the GPUs better and is less hideous. However I'd choose the Silverstone Raven RV03 or RV02-e over both of those.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...63180&Tpk=rv03

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...173&Tpk=rv02-e
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post #22 of 31
I have a phantom and I absolutely love it. Great build quality and airflow. Plus I wanted a window too so I (and a lot of others) cut the housing for the 200mm fan in the door and boom you have a window. Took me and a friend all of 15 or so minutes to cut it out. Check out the Phantom club here at OCN and you'll see a lot of good builds.
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post #23 of 31
if you like the looks of the white phantom check the white corsait 600t.
I has plenty of space for long cards and cable management and is not as tall as the others. The only con is that if you plan on watercooling it might not be the best case for that but if you stay on air its an amazing case.

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post #24 of 31
I had the same dilemma. I went with Phantom for looks and price. The one thing the HAF had was Space I could have used to fit a full 360 rad comfortably in the top.

The Phantom is great to mod, but it takes a little more work than the haf
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Those cases are meh...any others you would consider?
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post #26 of 31
NZXT Phantom. without a doubt. NZXT Cases are some of the best on the market imo, and the phantom is an excellent case for airflow and cable management. if you ever do have any problems, NZXT's RMA department can be a little forgetful at times, but they do try to do good
post #27 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by CBZ323 View Post
if you like the looks of the white phantom check the white corsait 600t.
I has plenty of space for long cards and cable management and is not as tall as the others. The only con is that if you plan on watercooling it might not be the best case for that but if you stay on air its an amazing case.


He said he does not like box cases.

If you dont like box cases than this case will fit your description.
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post #28 of 31
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He said he does not like box cases.

If you dont like box cases than this case will fit your description.
I dont really know what he means by box cases (Lian Li?). Almost all cases are "boxes", and the 600t is no different from Phantom or HAF X. Actually the 600t is rounded and good looking as a stormtrooper.
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post #29 of 31
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Alright, new question, more specific:

Haf X or NZXT Phantom. The problem was I was sort of prepared to flash some hardware through a window, but phantom looks so cool

So its down to airflow, build quality size/convenience now
I love my phantom. You can always had a side window with a little modding (=. air flow is great, especially with the huge 230mm side fan. There is plenty of room to work as well.
post #30 of 31
My HAF X has been an absolute dream to own. It has the best airflow I you could hope for and the construction quality rivals anything you could throw at it.
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