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Poll Results: Which case should I get? (white)

Poll expired: Feb 1, 2012  
  • 39% (11)
    NZXT Phantom 410-$110
  • 14% (4)
    Corsair Carbide 500R-$125
  • 46% (13)
    Corsar Graphite 600T-$170
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post #21 of 87
I have a Corsair Graphite 600T and it's by far the best case I've ever owned. It's pricey but the build quality is insane. It's like the Rolls Royce of computer cases.

The Lanboy might be good but I think it's ugly.
post #22 of 87
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Originally Posted by JonnyBigBoss View Post

I have a Corsair Graphite 600T and it's by far the best case I've ever owned. It's pricey but the build quality is insane. It's like the Rolls Royce of computer cases.
The Lanboy might be good but I think it's ugly.

apparently everyone else in the thread agrees tongue.gif
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post #23 of 87
I can't speak highly enough of the quality of Corsair cases, love everything about mine.
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post #24 of 87
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I can't speak highly enough of the quality of Corsair cases, love everything about mine.

so heres another question

what would be a good corsair case for under $100?
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post #25 of 87
Quality of the Corsair and also the great customer service they have I would take the corsair anyday...
 
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post #26 of 87
Hi there, long time lurker, don't post often, but let me add my 2 cents. I have no experience with Antec cases, but I do have a Corsair 600SE and the one thing I love about it that I have not seen on any other case I have used or seen is the motherboard standoff nub. It's replaces one standoff and holds the motherboard in place as opposed to pressing your motherboard backwards into the I/O shield while trying to place the screws, I know it's small but it's the little things that I appreciate Corsair for. I do not know if the case you're looking at has it though. One bad thing about the Corsairs is the 200mm fans they use, they don't last long in my experience, but other than that I believe they are a great case manufacturer.
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post #27 of 87
I'd go for the Corsair personally if you're considering only those 2 cases. The cable management is much better than the antec and you'll be happier in the long run (you'll get tired of the lights pretty fast). However I'd recommend the Silverstone RV02 personally, great case with tons of unique features.
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post #28 of 87
As most people say, get the Corsair 600T white. If you like LEDs, you can always buy them at a later date.
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post #29 of 87
The DF-85, 1100, and P280 are also great cases to look into. Not point in getting the 600t as the 500R offers more for less. Also check out the Phantom 410 and HAF-XM.

As for customer support, Antec is top notch.
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The DF-85, 1100, and P280 are also great cases to look into. Not point in getting the 600t as the 500R offers more for less. Also check out the Phantom 410 and HAF-XM.

As for customer support, Antec is top notch.

as i work in fast food, and my paychecks are a measly $200-$280, i have been considering looking into others.
thanks for the suggestions!
im almost positive that im gonna get a corsair. they are epic :O

EDIT: i am currently looking into: corsair 600t white, NZXT phantom 410 white, and the corsair 500r white
getting either of the cheaper ones would allow me to get the Corsair h100 or h80 water cooler...
Edited by phillyd - 1/14/12 at 6:40pm
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