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I'm not concerned if cases are the profit makers of a company or not. I'm merely a consumer not a manager wink.gif I'm pointing out the DD and CM are two different companies and have different goals in mind with the respective cases being pointed out.
Does a consumer get brand-confused? It happens all the time. I know Corsair is newest player to swamp the market with a lot of mid-towers. Good move or not? Only time and the #s will tell.
Btw, you didn't quote anyone so I'm not sure if your comment was targeted at me cheers.gif

 

It was you, mobile beta or phone durped the quoting.

 

Like wise, the case makers HAVE to worry about making a profit.

 

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I don't think comparing DD and CM is a valid argument in any case.. No pun intended

 

Wasn't talking to you in the other post Sno, sorry for the confusion.
 

You are right though, a boutique case maker and a mainstream large producer cannot be compared since they're both concerned with different markets & ideas.

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It's black has a ton of perforated plastic and steel and it's gonna look like a dust ball if not regularly vacuumed.
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It was you, mobile beta or phone durped the quoting.

Like wise, the case makers HAVE to worry about making a profit.


Wasn't talking to you in the other post Sno, sorry for the confusion.

 
You are right though, a boutique case maker and a mainstream large producer cannot be compared since they're both concerned with different markets & ideas.


A company does. I'm neither an employee or an investor of that company. I'm a consumer which in this market has different choices in brands. One company fails, there's always another right then and there to choose. A cornered market is different, then we all have to worry and will probably need a government bail-out (lol, wink.gif, tongue.gif, biggrin.gif).


Overall, my point is that the HAF is not intended to please all the consumers out there for this market. So this makes it a unique product for a specific target (just like the Jeep analogy). Not everyone will like it but not everyone can understand this and just move on smile.gif


Lets all get back on topic and discuss this case!


Wondering if there will be a white version with black mesh biggrin.gif (time to bust out my crappy spray painting skills).
Edited by wermad - 11/16/12 at 10:36pm
post #64 of 146
Some people may cough at the HAF theme in general, but all I can say is that Cooler Master really knows their cases.

Been using their Storm Sniper for the last 2 years now, been an amazing sturdy case and still looks good as new.
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I know Tot.

I was just wondering which of the two posters it was directed too.

I still think it is a great case.

It's different and breaking the "norm" which I'm all for, hence my sig rig , I personally like the look, the price is amazing for THIS case in my opinion and it is from CM who I personally think make great products. I would say need some work in the PSU area smile.gif
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I personally like the looks of the case. I also like the layout because everything ugly is on the bottom level while the motherboard, CPU, Heatsink and video cards (Pretty) is on the top for display biggrin.gif
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I want that, and I want it 10 minutes ago. Before I picked up my 600T, I would have liked a case with the horizontal mobo tray. Now this comes along, and for $99? I think I shall
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I want that, and I want it 10 minutes ago. Before I picked up my 600T, I would have liked a case with the horizontal mobo tray. Now this comes along, and for $99? I think I shall

lol,

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lol,

Lol. Only problem with buying another case is where my wife would put the 600T (protip: it's not in the trash redface.gif )
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