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I want somthing with good cooling and really good material. I'm looking at this one

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Obsidian-Series-Computer-CC-9011015-WW/dp/B006L6ZSWC/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

What do you think?


I also like this one too

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Carbide-Series-Computer-CC-9011013-WW/dp/B005E97ZUU/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1359893153&sr=8-2&keywords=500r

Cant decide between the two. anyone else have recommendations?
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post #2 of 6
both of those cases are good, and some other cases you should look at are:
Fractal Design Arc Midi
Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced (USB 3.0)
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The Obsidian one definately has more features and has a lot better build quality than the Carbide one. Besides, everyone knows that the Obsidian series is Corsair's high end cases. On the other hand, i seem to like the looks on the Carbide more, as the Obsidian one looks too "plain" for me. In conclusion what you should be asking yourself is what is more important to you? Quality or looks?
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Originally Posted by qTAP View Post

I want somthing with good cooling and really good material. I'm looking at this one

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Obsidian-Series-Computer-CC-9011015-WW/dp/B006L6ZSWC/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

What do you think?


I also like this one too

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Carbide-Series-Computer-CC-9011013-WW/dp/B005E97ZUU/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1359893153&sr=8-2&keywords=500r

Cant decide between the two. anyone else have recommendations?

I like the 550D better but why not add a little more cash and get the 600t or 650d?
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post #5 of 6
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Originally Posted by thepoopscooper View Post

both of those cases are good, and some other cases you should look at are:
Fractal Design Arc Midi
Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced (USB 3.0)


The second one is sick. Going to buy that to replace my family computer case its breaking. But as far as cases for me im still looking. This one looks promising, I just dont want a flimsy case material.

This one got my eyes not sure how well the material is though.

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Vengeance-Artic-Computer-CC-9011019-WW/dp/B007RESFHM/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1360013708&sr=1-3&keywords=corsair+vengeance+case
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Your better off with the 550D better build quality
 
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