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post #31 of 523
Looks good, just have to say that to me this look like a concept of Cooler Master HAF XB, if you flip the HAF XB on the side, or if you flip 540D and put OD drives on the bottom then it is same concept as HAF XB, thought it looks that 540 would have better cooling as far as fans position and how many one could have, also I did not check dimensions, but I am sure that 540D is bigger; Anyways, nice looking case and as some stated this might be “affordable” competitor for Case Labs S3 and upcoming S5 enclosures. This is first Corsair Case that I do have desire to have, not saying that other are not desirable, just talking about the size of the Case I would prefer around, and I think Corsair deserve kudos for their work.

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Misha
post #32 of 523
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WELP. I'm buying it day one.
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i like it but i wish they made it 2-3 inches thinner. not trying to be picky, but it takes up a large footprint on a desk. still nice design tho. im happy they are trying new stuff
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Hmm i actually like the case and the layout, might be my next case, but i wonder if there going to make a Obsidian version with less plastic
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I would buy an Obsidian version of this in a heartbeat.
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post #37 of 523
A double-wide and no cinder blocks needed! Case looks pretty cool and makes cable management quite easy! Would've gone with this over current case... next time....
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Looks like that might be my next case.
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post #39 of 523
Oh, of course, now Corsair is working on a double wide case.

*tries to justify the $400 U2-UFO next to my desk*

I'm really excited to see some build (read: mod) logs for this thing. Looks like you could fit two 240mm rads in the left and possible another two on the right side. Oh the possibilities!
   
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post #40 of 523
Reminds me of a sideways HAF XB combined with some of the cases that Silverstone has been showing off lately, yet somehow uglier than both. And way too much plastic in that case.
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