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Which case out of those 4 (Poll added)

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Poll expired: Oct 26, 2011  
  • 26% (11)
    Fractal Design Define XL Black Pearl
  • 2% (1)
    Silverstone FT01
  • 58% (24)
    Silverstone FT02
  • 12% (5)
    Silverstone PS06
41 Total Votes  
post #1 of 25
Thread Starter 
well guys i have narrowed my search for a new case into 4 options but i can't really decide which one of them for i will leave to you guys

Define XL



FT02



FT01



PS06


Edited by Envadzer - 10/16/11 at 10:16am
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post #2 of 25
what about the CM storm trooper?
post #3 of 25
Post screenshots so we can pick without googling everything.
post #4 of 25
FT02 since it comes with the fans. The AP 181's have a higher noise/cfm ratio than the AP-31 but that's because they're larger fans.
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post #5 of 25
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what about the CM storm trooper?
i don't like the way it looks and CM used a lot of plastic on this one
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post #6 of 25
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Originally Posted by JonnyBigBoss View Post
Post screenshots so we can pick without googling everything.
lol ok
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post #7 of 25
Correct me if I am wrong. But do either four of those cases have the option to add a fan/s to the side door?
That fan makes a big difference with GPU load temps. I could not imagine running my comps without one.

Although if I had to pick one of the four cases. I would go with the Silverstone PS06.
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post #8 of 25
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Originally Posted by Precision_PC View Post
Correct me if I am wrong. But do either four of those cases have the option to add a fan/s to the side door?
That fan makes a big difference with GPU load temps. I could not imagine running my comps without one.

Although if I had to pick one of the four cases. I would go with the Silverstone PS06.
actually the ft02 has a special cooling system 3 fans on the bottom to cool all the components with the rotated mobo thingy so no side fan needed i believe that the define has 140/120mm fan slot on the side if a piece of a foam is removed

sorry for bad english
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post #9 of 25
Correct, just looked them over some more.
The Fractal does have a mount for a fan on side panel.

Really this all boils down to your price range, if you even have one.
I voted in the poll for the PS06. But if I had the cash I'm going with FT02.
Did not realize how nice that case was until I had a better look.
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post #10 of 25
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Originally Posted by Precision_PC View Post
Correct, just looked them over some more.
The Fractal does have a mount for a fan on side panel.

Really this all boils down to your price range, if you even have one.
I voted in the poll for the PS06. But if I had the cash I'm going with FT02.
Did not realize how nice that case was until I had a better look.
so you say i go with ft02 and call it a day?
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