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post #71 of 305
The 500R! The white version looks better in my opinion
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But the black is good too!
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P.S: Both are on a decent sale on NewEgg right now, ~100-110.
post #72 of 305
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I agree but in an aluminum case I question the long-term integrity of those threaded expansion slot screw holes.

Most that I've seen have held up quite well over the years, and I haven't had any problems with my ATCS in that regard.


I inherited an ATCS 840 case very early this year but had to get rid of it as it was just too big for the space I have. 

 

But how much do you torque down the screws when tightening?  Or are you just torquing to like "hand-tightening"?

 

post #73 of 305
I will only permit Lian Li cases to enter my house. They know how to design cases and they're just....so sexy.
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I will only permit Lian Li cases to enter my house. They know how to design cases and they're just....so sexy.

yep.
mine has about 600$ total invested in it right now lol..
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I will only permit Lian Li cases to enter my house. They know how to design cases and they're just....so sexy.


 

A few of their cases just have downright awful cable management though from what I've seen.

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A few of their cases just have downright awful cable management though from what I've seen.

They do have their disadvantages but I think the overall quality of a Lian Li case just...makes me happy. smile.gif

I actually just bought another Lian Li for my parents last night. Mm...
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post #77 of 305
I personally like and can appreciate both styles. Though, those cases OP posted are truly quite hideous.. (minus the NZXT).
But I'm getting a HAF X for my new main build next month, and I'm also getting a Lian-Li PC-A05NB to throw my current sig rig in. Getting a bit tired of this antec 900..
Though I've admittedly drawn away from the "gamer" style look as I've gotten older. I definitely appreciate the brushed aluminum of Lian-Li. thumb.gif I've also had the Corsair Obsidian 800d calling to me. tongue.gif

I think this one takes the cake though: 402
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i agree alot of cases lok pretty stupid, but i personally think the nzxt phantom is one of the coolest looking cases out there
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My 690 II advanced looks sleek, but my roommate's haf 912 looks even simpler lol

hey that's my case! only thing i don't like about it is cable management.
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What about the Silverston FT02?
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