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post #21 of 34
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One of the best parts about the Arc is that the top 120mm fans are offset, allowing use of a thick rad as there is plenty enough clearance over the motherboard.

This is exactly my concern with the Lian Li case, since there seems to be an optional external accessory for covering radiator fans, and the accessory is currently hard to find. If anyone has mounted a 240mm radiator on the top w/o the accessory and w/o modding, please share your experience.
post #22 of 34
Love my Lian-Li now that I've finally been able to own one. That mid-tower is smexy.
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CAN YOU FREAKING MAKE THE USB PORTS IN THE FRONT?

That goddamn flip top is the ONLY reason I stopped buying Mid-tower lian li's....................... PLEASE
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post #24 of 34
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Originally Posted by TheEddie View Post

The brand makes a difference more than the price. In this case the better brand happens to cost ~$20 more.

Those who have handled/used Lian Li cases know the difference. Fractal makes some decent cases, but Lian Li is just a bit higher quality.

Nothing quite like working with lian li, even vs other Alum.cases.

They do it "just right"
post #25 of 34
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Truer words have never been spoken. It's all cool when you have a flashy computer when you start out..... until your case falls apart from the bad quality or when you can't sleep because your computer in your bedroom lights up your room at night like a rave. Every hardware junkie eventually changes their taste and skips the acrylic neon led case bling for better quality products and sexy hardware.

this. I used to like LEDs on everything in my computer...Now i just go with a nice slick clean look without LEDs. my case has them, but i keep them turned off.
 
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post #26 of 34
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faceplam at Lian Li's usual design.

Hey there! You must be one of those people who think a nice case has to have like 5 trillion different colored LED and edges everywhere... rolleyes.gif
post #27 of 34
love the case. basic and high quality. can't touch the all aluminum, that's what separates the men from the boys. thumb.gif
post #28 of 34
That really does look like a decent mid-tower case. High price tag but you pay the premium for your well thought out build/setup that should last. I would've looked into Lian Li cases but I went ahead and got myself a Cooler Master ATCS 840 instead...and continues to satisfy my needs for the last couple of years I've owned it.

Sadly I've also experienced the low quality build of steel/plastic/acrylic cases and will never go back to them ever again.
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post #29 of 34
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$120 for what is essentially a Fractal Design Arc Midi? I'll pass.

It's aluminium.
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post #30 of 34
Having worked with dozens of different case brands I have come to view Lian-Li as fairly high end but very overpriced. I don't find their products to be worth the $$ and many of their designs leave me asking "Who actually thought THIS was a good idea?" Don't get me wrong, some of their cases are very good, but most of them have some serious design flaws (for me anyways). Anyways I will have to agree with some others on here and say for something like this case, I'll stick to the Arc Midi (I love modding the Arc Midi/Mini cases)
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