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I was watching some photos of the GamesCom 2011 and i saw those photo's it appear that cooler master and CM storm are working on anew case
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post #2 of 99
The centre console reminds me of a dash board in a modern car. The new Ford Fiesta to be precise.

I'm a sucker for 'all black' cases and this looks very nice.
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post #3 of 99
Looks nice but kind of bulky.
post #4 of 99
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hey guys i think if they make it white it will look so much better than the black color don't you agree ??
post #5 of 99
I'll wait to see what the insides are like (as generally, I judge a case based on how well it can route cables, how well it's built, and how well it can cool.)

Though, I wonder if it has any special features; one thing Thermaltake got right on the Level 10 GT was the headphones holder. It's generally a useful addition for gamers, and normal users alike.
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post #6 of 99
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I'll wait to see what the insides are like (as generally, I judge a case based on how well it can route cables, how well it's built, and how well it can cool.)

Though, I wonder if it has any special features; the only thing Thermaltake got right on the Level 10 GT was the headphones holder. It's generally a useful addition for gamers, and normal users alike.
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post #7 of 99
I think it looks decent. I'm not a fan of handles on top of cases though.
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I think the Level 10 GT actually has a lot of solid innovations.

The Hot-swap bays are completely reliant on the motherboard, and don't use a PCB or break-out board, so it won't run into odd compatibility problems. They also include a pre-spaced power cable.
The whole assembly can also remove.

The locks on the case make sense, the side panel fan doesn't need to be routed into the case, as it uses "Touch Power" stuff (and yes, Thermaltake was the first to do that, long before NZXT did.)

Many people take a look at a few pictures and deem something bad, without actually getting hands on use.

Cases are notorious for this.
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post #9 of 99
I read "X-DOCK >" in the sticker, is it a hot swap bay for ssd or something? looks thin for HDD.
post #10 of 99
hmm a new case to the haf series? i like the top but the front is abit ugly but not near as ugly compared to the 912's 932 ect ect
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