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I'm almost done with my rig, but I need a cool PC/gaming case for that budget. I like a case that is silent! Help me out
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post #2 of 39
The NZXT Source 210 would be by far the only solid choice here imo.
http://www.scan.co.uk/products/nzxt-source-210-white-mid-tower-gaming-case-with-120mm-fan-w-o-psu
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post #4 of 39
You wont get silent for that price. Though "silent" is more down to the fans used.

Right now I think this is the best case in the £30 area http://www.cclonline.com/product/104010/RC-K350-KWN2-EN/Cases/Cooler-Master-K350-Micro-ATX/ATX-Mid-Tower-Chassis/CAS0785/

It has decent features and good cable management.

Most £30 stuff is blingy cheap trash that's made from razor blades and LED's avoid the CiT branded cases people in this price bracket often fall for
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http://www.scan.co.uk/products/ace-ecco-250-case-black-and-black-interior-micro-atx-with-sound-proofing-w-o-psu

Pretty nice case for the price if you don't mind the unconventional HDD mounting. It's basically a Fractal Design Core 1000 with a 120mm rear fan and a big of pre-applied sound absorbing material.
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post #6 of 39
I have a CM K350 its a good case plenty of room good ventilation and looks nice though its very hard to do cable management you dont have space behind the motherboard it has holes but no space behind them, also the CPU cooler height is very restricted.




Edited by [CyGnus] - 3/24/13 at 3:01pm
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Originally Posted by Menty View Post

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/ace-ecco-250-case-black-and-black-interior-micro-atx-with-sound-proofing-w-o-psu

Pretty nice case for the price if you don't mind the unconventional HDD mounting. It's basically a Fractal Design Core 1000 with a 120mm rear fan and a big of pre-applied sound absorbing material.

Looks interesting, first time I hear about it... it looks a bit like the PS07.
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post #9 of 39
I guess as far as cases go its kind of a personal taste what i find better you may not need and so its not better to you thumb.gif
I recommend the K350 though
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I guess as far as cases go its kind of a personal taste what i find better you may not need and so its not better to you thumb.gif
I recommend the K350 though
Have you used the K350, or have you got one?
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