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Fractal design R4 if you want a mid tower. 26mm of space behind the mobo tray.




Edited by Jaren1 - 5/14/13 at 2:27pm
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Fractal design R4 if you want a mid tower. 26mm of space behind the mobo tray.



This case has an exceptional amount of room behind the mobo try and is SO easy to keep the wiring clean!
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post #13 of 32
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Originally Posted by azrael36 View Post

This case has an exceptional amount of room behind the mobo try and is SO easy to keep the wiring clean!

I absolutely love my R4. I have it in black. Its just so sleek and well built. I dont see myself getting another case unless I need more room
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I used the R4 in build I completed and sold I loved working in it. my daily driver is a haf-x also plenty of room for cable management. with plenty of room to hide all the lights and pimptastic things ppl put in computers
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Originally Posted by Jaren1 View Post

Fractal design R4 if you want a mid tower. 26mm of space behind the mobo tray.




I was looking at the Fractal R4 in white because it reminds me of the NZXT Switch 810

Which one would you guys recommend? There isn't a lot of choices because I generally only like "clean' angular cases with side windows which pretty much leave the R4, Switch 810 and Corsair 650D and 800D as options.

Which would you guys recommend? I'm thinking I 'm just going to purchase it even though My raven 01 works fine ; I just am OCD and hate the ugly cable management in the raven and it's hard to upgrade/modify because the cable routing is crappy and it's very cramped.

Please let me know!

Thanks, Alberto
post #16 of 32
how about this? though its limited
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post #17 of 32
that fractal design r4 certainly looks slick. I say go for that
 
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post #18 of 32
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Originally Posted by XxAlbertoxX View Post

I was looking at the Fractal R4 in white because it reminds me of the NZXT Switch 810

Which one would you guys recommend? There isn't a lot of choices because I generally only like "clean' angular cases with side windows which pretty much leave the R4, Switch 810 and Corsair 650D and 800D as options.

Which would you guys recommend? I'm thinking I 'm just going to purchase it even though My raven 01 works fine ; I just am OCD and hate the ugly cable management in the raven and it's hard to upgrade/modify because the cable routing is crappy and it's very cramped.

Please let me know!

Thanks, Alberto

Honestly cant go wrong with the R4. Im not sure how your case runs but silent type cases typically run hotter. Mine is only a few degrees warmer then my more open case was at idle, doesnt bother me. I know the build quality of the R4 is top notch, window is perfect size and the built in fan filters and fan controller is very helpful. The fan filters do their job extremely well.

Here is my cable management and my PSU ISNT modular



Back is really messy because of no modular PSU


But you can see just how much room is back there to hide stuff
post #19 of 32
here's some pics from the build I did in it. if you are going to get a new case, I would go with this one. and the price has dropped slightly, I believe they were going for ~$90 now

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post #20 of 32
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the switch is great but at 80$ you can't beat the Carbide 500 R

http://www.overclock.net/t/1391241/newegg-carbide-500r-79-99-with-30-discount-and-25-mir

I don't like how the fan covers up the side window. Also, I'm tired of black cases.
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