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Upgrading my case, Which one!?

post #1 of 5
Thread Starter 
So I still havent decided on a case yet.
I've been looking at these few and I am just doing air cooling.
Budget around 300. I love rubber grommets for cable management and love aluminum look.

FT02 or RV02 ( Like the Aluminum look better)
PC-Z60B Lian Li
Arc Midi
650D ( Not the best or the worst for aircooling, but not lot of choices with fan options even though by far best looking case inside and out)
HAF-x (Don't really like the look)
Other Lian Li cases (Bad cable management compared to others imo)
or wait for
500R.

Opinions?
thanks guys
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post #2 of 5
All personal preference... Make sure you love the looks of it and it suites your need.If need be you can still mod it.
post #3 of 5
I Prefer my FT02, but the 650D is a nice case as well, depends on your needs. If you plan on doing any sort of water cooling, a Haf-X or 650D will be the better option, if you just plan on doing air cooling and want something stylish the FT02 or RV02/03 will be the best option.
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Thanks for the input so far. are there any other cases coming out from lian li or silverstone anytime soon?
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post #5 of 5
with the choices that you provided, i vote for either ft02 or 650d. or corsair 600t / 800d im only basing this on looks alone coz with those cases they all usually have decent cooling options and cable management.
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