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[TPU] Thermaltake Chaser A41 Unveiled

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Chaser A41 has continued the e-sports appearance and outstanding protection designs inspired by Tron that characterize originality. From the side look, the transparent windowed panel offers the best inner view for built system see through. Since gaming hardware produces a lot of heat, therefore this enclosure is built for maximum cool with a perforated front bezel with two 120 mm fans at front and rear plus a top exhausted 200 mm fan with blue LED.


...Here Thermaltake had introduced mid-tower gaming cases from Chaser series A31 to A41, the last but not the least full tower case from Chaser family is still on the go to be presented in March, the ultimate and impeccable hit!

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I know that most of OCN isn't too fond of the (new at least) Thermaltake cases, mainly the "ugly plastic" argument but IMO this case has nothing (too) bad about it, it's not as aggressive as previous ones, has a great window and swivel side panel and sure it has plastic but many cases have too.
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Has some great features but after having built in a thermaltake case, I'm still skeptical of the overall quality. I'd rather go CM probably. However, I do really like that these guys want 240mm rads to fit stock in the top of a mid tower case no problem. This should start to be a feature we see in lots of mid tower cases tbh. I'm also impressed with the overall styling. The fans look cheap but are easily upgradeable. The gpu space looks adequate and the hard drive tools look nice. Could be a contender for a good budget mid tower case. However, I'm still not seeing the msrp, any info?
Edited by tombom - 2/22/13 at 3:01am
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they looks pretty nice
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Is it just me or does this look 2 years behind?
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^ yeah. the looks is... meh. if Thermaltake releases good quality and solid cases like fractal I'd take a look. But like most TT cases, I'll pass biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by hakz View Post

^ yeah. the looks is... meh. if Thermaltake releases good quality and solid cases like fractal I'd take a look. But like most TT cases, I'll pass biggrin.gif


It's funny, I was so excited to get my Arc Midi from Fractal. Once I got it, I was severely disappointed. Several thumbscrews were tightened so hard that I ended up stripping them to remove them. The screw box had opened during transport and spilled all over the place, and the case speaker was broken. Even the side-panels were low quality in the fact that they are impossible to remove. Grrr.

I was really disappointed coming from a Coolermaster Storm Scout. I thought it would be a slight upgrade, and for looks it was. Cooling was slightly better. Everything else? Meh.
post #7 of 14
Quite frankly, who cares? There are so many cases exactly like this already on the market and a lot of them do it better.
    
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These are awesome turtle-like gaming cases from thermaltake are good because they give 15 more fps per feet.
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If priced right, that could be a really decent case.
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The white without the feet wouldn't be terrible. The feet make me think it's an AT-AT...
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