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Thermaltake Tsunami, Shark or Armor?!

post #1 of 47
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I'm gonna be upgrading soon and im quite puzzled by which of the three above cases i should buy
right now im thinking tsunami simply because:
1) Its the cheapest
2) And it looks the coolest

Having looked around on this forum though alot of people buy the thermaltake armor and i just cant see why, and ive not seen much talk about the tsunami either!
To me it looks the worst out of the three and its by far the most expensive, so why?
The only thing i can think of is all the drive bays, but surely thats not it... is it?

Im also wondering about the shark too as that looks a good case.

Like i said right now im looking at the tsunami but curious as to why so many people get the armor instead, id be greatful if you helpful lot could aid me with my decision and fill me in with some information about the armor and why its so commonly chosen

Thanks guys!
    
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post #2 of 47
The Armor simply has more room and better airflow. You can get a side panel that has a 25cm fan, too. The armor is full tower, whereas the tsunami isn't. Pretty sure the shark is full tower.

If you don't like the looks of the Armor (like me), and are bothered by the squeaky doors, take a look at the Kandalf. I actually kind of like that case.
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post #3 of 47
Armor Armor Armor!!!
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post #4 of 47
The shark owns. Period
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post #5 of 47
I like them all. Go for the one you like best.
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post #6 of 47
I've had the tsunami and the armor. The armor is 100 times better! The shark is nice too, but I'll keep my armor.
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post #7 of 47
if you wan't looks then go tsunami, if you want look and space then go shark. if you want performance cooling and space, then go ARMOR. I've got an Tsunami and a Armor and my experiences are that the tsunami is far better looking and has a better concept of the side door plexi-glass. but the Armor is far more bigger and has better airflow but yeah it isnt as pretty as the Tsunami.

like i said:

Performance + space = Armor
Look + space = Shark
Look + concept = Tsunami
post #8 of 47
tsunami may look nice but it has POOR airflow, ditched my tsunami for a antec 900.
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post #9 of 47
Armor! I have one and theres plenty room in there, haven't had any of the other you listed but im sure there just as nice.
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post #10 of 47
get yourself an armor or an antec 900
cant complain..
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cant complain..
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