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post #1 of 20
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Hi,

So I'm building A new computer.

I have most of the parts right now (SSD, Hard Drive, CPU, CPU Cooler)

But can't really decide on which one should I get.

It can't be over 100$.

I'm considering the CM Storm Enforcer.

Any suggestions?

-Frostbite-
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post #2 of 20
try out the storm series by cooler master, though they are priced a bit high, but entirely worth it.

other wise the vulcan by NXZT it is light, portable, and has enough room for a 200mm fan on the side despite its small size

how big is your mobo? if you list out the mobo and PSU and what gpu you are considering that helps alot in determining the size of the case you need
Edited by mnkeyprince - 10/30/11 at 4:04pm
post #3 of 20
I would save like 10$ more & find a Corsair 500R or get a 400R.
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post #4 of 20
For a $100 case the CM enforcer is good but I would use the Corsair 400r.
post #5 of 20
Haf 922- $96 after shipping
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119197

CM Storm Scout- $85 free shipping
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119196

Corsair 400r- $110 after MIR and shipping
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811139008

Antec 902 v3- $100 after MIR free shipping
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129097
Edited by Grath - 10/30/11 at 4:06pm
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post #6 of 20
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mnkeyprince;15512470 
try out the storm series by cooler master, though they are priced a bit high, but entirely worth it.

other wise the vulcan series by NXZT it is light, portable, and has enough room for a 200mm fan on the side despite its small size

how big is your mobo? if you list out the mobo and PSU and what gpu you are considering that helps alot in determining the size of the case you need

6970, TX850M, ATX.

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post #7 of 20
I have the storm enforcer, and I would sell it to you for about $50 because I don't really like it. I would recommend a HAF 912 for under $100.
post #8 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thermaltake;15512493 
CM Storm Scout- $85 free shipping
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119196

as much as I cringe: http://www.walmart.com/ip/Coolermaster-Storm-Scout-Ultimate-Gaming/12017715
CM storm Scout $69.00 free shipping from WALMART of all places...I still cant believe it...got one for a friend, really a better case than I thought.
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post #9 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by -Frostbite-;15512449 
Hi,

So I'm building A new computer.

I have most of the parts right now (SSD, Hard Drive, CPU, CPU Cooler)

But can't really decide on which one should I get.

It can't be over 100$.

I'm considering the CM Storm Enforcer.

Any suggestions?

-Frostbite-

Few cases I would recommend are:
cm HAF922
cm 690II advanced
nzxt h2
antec 900
cm storm enforcer
nzxt zero2
Edited by Aniket - 10/30/11 at 4:14pm
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post #10 of 20
CM Storm Scout if you're going ATX, NZXT Vulcan if you're going mATX
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