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post #1 of 10
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I need a decently cheap case that will have enough room to fit my Sapphire 6950.

My price range is about 50-75$.

I have looked at a lot of cases in that price range but there is always 1 or 2 reviews saying the 6950 won't fit. So if anyone knows a moderately cheap case with sufficient room, that would really help me out.

Thanks!
post #2 of 10
Any decent mid tower should do.. Save a little more & get a Corsair 400R.
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post #3 of 10
I know my Antec 300 fits one, it has about 11.5 inches of space for the GPU.
    
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post #4 of 10
Have you looked at the Rosewill Challenger? I'd link it but I'm sending from my phone

Anyways it seems to be one of the better rated budget cases out there, especially for the cooling aspect.
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post #5 of 10
I'm using this because I always skimp on cases on builds

Fits both my 6950s in fine, but I don't know if it's available in the US.
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post #6 of 10
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Originally Posted by Bobotheklown View Post
Have you looked at the Rosewill Challenger? I'd link it but I'm sending from my phone

Anyways it seems to be one of the better rated budget cases out there, especially for the cooling aspect.
Thats pretty much the only case I had seen that I liked and knew would fit my video card. I was just seeing if there was anything else that I could get that may be cheaper or better.

Quote:
Originally Posted by WizrdSleevz View Post
Any decent mid tower should do.. Save a little more & get a Corsair 400R.
I really like this case. If I can manage the extra 25$, that case will definately be the way I go. Thanks for posting that!
post #7 of 10
How about a Corsair 400R or BitFenix Shinobi?
    
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post #8 of 10
Or NZXT Source 210. It will fit it with ease. Similar to the Challenger as the Challenger and the NZXT M59 are the same case essentially.
post #9 of 10
CM 690 II or Thermaltake Armor A90 or Lian Li K58 if $90 is way too much for u
Rosewill challenger/destroyer/blackbone all look awesome with the led fan in front though
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post #10 of 10
Bitfenix Shinobi or Fractal Design Arc Midi

Very well priced cases, with some great features. Check them out!
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