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How would you change the Graphite Series?

Poll Results: How would you change the Corsair Graphite Series cases?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 15% of voters (6)
    Modify the existing 600T "super mid-tower" chassis (details posted in thread)
  • 22% of voters (9)
    Add a full tower variant
  • 27% of voters (11)
    Add a Micro ATX variant
  • 25% of voters (10)
    Add a Mini ITX variant
  • 10% of voters (4)
    Make scented editions (Strawberry, Lemon, Eu de Factory Worker, etc)
40 Total Votes  
post #1 of 9
Thread Starter 
Hey guys, it's that time again. I'm asking for your opinions on the Graphite Series cases, the 600T, 600T White, and the new 600T Silver.

Out of curiosity only - just getting some feedback here.
post #2 of 9
I think that Corsair could do an amazing job on a m-itx sized case!
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post #3 of 9
Micro ATX
Clean window without fan mounts
Black, white or other colours option
post #4 of 9
I've heard a few people say this in other threads but an inverted ATX set up would be a nice option.
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post #5 of 9
Well I had to bump this thread I'd say do the following:

1. Native and FULL USB 3.0 support, I read on your forum (Ramguy? I think his username was) mentioned that anything with a pass-through cable would not be receiving an update. When I was in the market for a new case a few months ago I passed on the 600T (My favorite case of all time, I'd recommend it to anyone!) for a 500r. There are cases that cost at little as 30 bucks with USB 3.0 headers, there isn't an excuse in the world why a 100+ dollar case DOESN'T have it.

2. The HDD cage found in the 500R with included mounts for SSD's and fans

3. Options to mount 120/140mm fans in the front. A 200mm mount on the side mesh. Mostly because these have a possibility to push more air than the 200mm front fan. And trust me, they don't push that much air. And I've had both versions of the case with the pitifully low RPM that was replaced with 1000rpm which saw some, but not much improvement. And I'm sorry buy zip typing a fan to the cage is just tacky.
post #6 of 9
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post #7 of 9
Three things that should be done.

1. 3 120/140mm fans on top with enough clearance to mount a rad.
2. Front should have 2 120/140mm instead of one 200mm fan.
3. Full side panel window.
post #8 of 9
I have the 650D - which I love. Same internal layout as the 600t.

Changes to the Graphite/Obsidian line - increase the area for radiators. For instance the 650D has mounting for 2 140mm fans up top, but doesn't have room for the plenum on a 2x140 radiator. Unless you pull the hot swap caddy.
Also, unless it's to keep the lawyers at bay, stop putting metal mesh in front of the intake fan - you already have the filter isn't that enough. Too much restirction kills the fan performance.

It seems like many enthusiasts replaced the 650D's 200 mm fans. Too loud at full speed, not enough air at anything less. You need to use better fans.
No one makes high quality 140 radiator fans - here's your chance to jump ahead of the competition.

Consider offering your premium cases (800D, 650D, 600T., etc) without any fans. The cost delta would not need to be much ($10-20). I just hate accumulating more stuff that is brand new, but I don't need. And I don't want to add brand new stuff to landfills.

Keep up the awesome work otherwise - I wish I had reasons to have more of your cases in my house.

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post #9 of 9
Micro-atx or smaller would be heavenly... It's practically a full tower as is I bet.
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