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Haf 912 or Antec 1100

post #1 of 10
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I'm stuck on which case to get if I went by a pure price-point perspective the
CM HAF 912 case would win. But I was really impressed with the Antec 1100, i'm looking for the ability to add as many fans as possible, side fans are a must because i'm going CF.
I want to keep it around $100 or lower, I found a place online that has the Antec for $110 shipped.
Can anybody recommend any other cases I might have missed that have at least 6 5.25 3.5internal bays.
Edited by Rooster35236 - 1/31/12 at 11:01pm
post #2 of 10
Hi!You mean 3.5" internal bays?

This one has 6 3.5" internal bays and 4 5.25" external. Take a look!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811139008
post #3 of 10
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Yeah 3.5, brain fart..... long day
post #4 of 10
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i'm looking for the ability to add as many fans as possible, side fans are a must because i'm going CF.

You already bought the fans? Or are you planning to buy them ?

If you don't have the fans, you can take a look at this one.It already have installed all the fans you need.

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Carbide-Tower-Gaming-CC-9011012-WW/dp/B005E983JW
post #5 of 10
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Some people collect baseball cards, some people collect beanie babies..... I collect case fans, so there is no shortage of fans in my house
post #6 of 10
~100, iimo CM690 II is one of the better cases.

Have you looked into Lian-Li cases? theres alot of good quality ones around 100.
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I'm biased biggrin.gif HAF 912, it can hold six 140mm fans OR two 200mm / two 140mm fans and also comes with PSU intake and exhaust.
doesn't look like the Antec case has PSU exhaust?
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post #8 of 10
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Well i'm going way over my budget on this but I just fell in love with this case

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119245
post #9 of 10
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Well i'm going way over my budget on this but I just fell in love with this case

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119245


Too bad you couldn't fall in love with that case a few days sooner because Tiger Direct had this case for $139.00 shipped - now they are out of stock.

 

Nice case though and if you get it to marry up with your hardware I hope it becomes long term computing bliss. tongue.gif biggrin.gif 

post #10 of 10
HAF 912. It's spacious, has very nice airflow and very good cable management!

Also, CPU height clearance won't be a problem, and GPU length won't be a problem either...


But then again, I do dislike Antec cases (although the upcoming ONE case does look great).
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