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Do you want it to be more quiet or with better cooling?
    
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BOTH! lolz! But seriously, i want better cooling.

[EDIT] Despite this fact, I still like the p180 the best.
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P180 is still good for cooling, just the lian li is better. I would go for the P180 if I were you.
    
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Its just I don't have a job (due to me being 13), or any income for that matter and I'm on quite a tight budget. I'll think about it
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You have to remember that a case is just to store it, it doesn't increase performance (just slightly better cooling which can get you a slightly better overclock, but is that worth the extra money?)
    
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Originally Posted by Niko-Time View Post
You have to remember that a case is just to store it, it doesn't increase performance (just slightly better cooling which can get you a slightly better overclock, but is that worth the extra money?)
I completely see where you're coming from. I can either go with the Antec P180 and have a quiet, nice looking case and spend that extra bit OR I can go with the Lian-Li and have a decent, well cooled case for a good price. When I put it that way the Lian-Li seems the best, I'll go with that
post #57 of 114
I would go with the P180 dude

Its a great case, I've read loads of good reviews, and its got padded side panels to make sure that it stays quiet. Its also got an awesome layout, and your paying for quality

However, if you want to go with Lian Li I can't stop you - Lian Li cases are meant to be awesome anyway

Just go for the case you want to stick with, even if it costs that bit more. The case is damn hard to change - don't forget you've gotta take everything out and put everything into a new case - it will also be the first thing of the PC and probably the only thing which everyone sees and you don't want to get a different case and then wish you had the P180

I myself bought a Centurion 530 and have been happy with it for over 2 years - it is one of the only parts of my PC left when I first built it left

Personally I prefer the Silver version of the P180 anyway:

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showpr...odid=CA-039-AN

which is in stock

Have you thought more about getting an Accelero to cool your graphics card and keep the noise down?

Also, don't forget fans and if you want an utterly silent case get a fan controller - Overclockers do the Akasa Fan Control Junior (http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showpr...odid=FG-021-AK) which would do you nicely, but don't forget if you get a case with a door about clearance with the dials

For fans, I would recommend the Sharkoon 2000 series which are meant to be very quiet - Akasa Ambers are expensive but quiet, but get a fan controller if you want to make them perfectly silent.

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post #58 of 114
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I'll think some more about which one to choose - i'm still torn between cases.
Ha! I was thinking about getting those Sharkoon fans, heard they're pretty decent
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I'll think some more about which one to choose - i'm still torn between cases.
Ha! I was thinking about getting those Sharkoon fans, heard they're pretty decent
Thats even more money gone! lol.
    
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can you even lift 40lbs? get big if you want the p180
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