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[Icrontic] A company of gamers: NZXT at CES 2012

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When, in the course of visiting suite after suite, booth after booth at a technology trade show like CES, you realize that structure of most companies’ booth personnel is one “techie” or actual employee, followed by several hired PR or spokespeople that maybe, just maybe, were chosen for their aesthetic appeal rather than their actual connection with the product on display, you tend to get jaded.

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The Switch 810 sure looks gorgeous. And those fans. And those card readers. biggrin.gif
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any news on how much the cases will cost? How bout the fans?
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Hey guys, Icrontic here. I wrote the story.

They didn't talk too much pricing, but the Switch 810 MSRP is $169.99, the Gloss card reader was $19.99 and the Mesh card reader was $24.99.

Thanks for posting our story smile.gif
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Hehe, I was in that room 30 hours ago. Cool people.
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Hey guys, Icrontic here. I wrote the story.

They didn't talk too much pricing, but the Switch 810 MSRP is $169.99, the Gloss card reader was $19.99 and the Mesh card reader was $24.99.

Thanks for posting our story smile.gif

If this is true, I might consider the Switch over the Corsair 650D. Will it be available on Newegg? Or amazon perhaps? REPPED biggrin.gif Yu made my day!
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Very nice looking card readers... thumb.gif
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If this is true, I might consider the Switch over the Corsair 650D. Will it be available on Newegg? Or amazon perhaps? REPPED biggrin.gif Yu made my day!

Definitely Newegg. We've got one on our testbench right now; of course we're in Vegas right now so we're kind of preoccupied tongue.gif

The review embargo goes up on January 17th; I imagine the case will be available that day or the next.
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Don't forget to check out my quick review of the NZXT Switch 810 here:
http://www.overclock.net/t/1198727/phaedrus-ces-nzxt-news-1
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If this is true, I might consider the Switch over the Corsair 650D. Will it be available on Newegg? Or amazon perhaps? REPPED biggrin.gif Yu made my day!

I have the 650D and am 'this' far away from selling it off depending on reviews of the 810. For $200 it's not near what I thought it would be, plus I want to WC and it's way easier to get a single 360 then a 240 and jury rig another 120.
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I have the 650D and am 'this' far away from selling it off depending on reviews of the 810. For $200 it's not near what I thought it would be, plus I want to WC and it's way easier to get a single 360 then a 240 and jury rig another 120.

Well considering that we have pretty much the same guts, let's buy it together...you got the bill covered right? biggrin.gif
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