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What are some of the initial impressions of the case so far guys?


What are your likes?

What are your dislikes?

How is the pricing?

Color options?

What colors do you want to see, if possible?

I like everything except no dedicated area for a fan controller, but I can put it in the bottom cable management area, so its not too big of an issue it would be nice if it was there though.

I think dark grey or white accents with the black case would be more universally appealing instead of the red.

Great work with this case smile.gif
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For optical drives, just use an external enclosure.

ANd the H440 is more of a mid-tower sized case, whereas the H630 is more on terms of a Full-tower in size.

Thanks for the reply Kinaesthetic, I dont use optical drives, or need to buy an external enclosure, all i need to do is take the side panel off, stick a sata cable in the board, into my drive, then grab an open molex connector or use a molex extender to get one thats cable managed in the back smile.gif

But what has NZXT done for optical drive use? Or is the CD Drive and bay drives just removed completely? That is my main question here. Also thanks for the mid-tower size information, didnt know that.
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Would have definitely considered this but the extra cost for an external 5.25 enclosure makes the price not as enticing. Great looking case though.
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Thanks for the reply Kinaesthetic, I dont use optical drives, or need to buy an external enclosure, all i need to do is take the side panel off, stick a sata cable in the board, into my drive, then grab an open molex connector or use a molex extender to get one thats cable managed in the back smile.gif

But what has NZXT done for optical drive use? Or is the CD Drive and bay drives just removed completely? That is my main question here. Also thanks for the mid-tower size information, didnt know that.

no facilitation for optical drives. it's a feature and a point of this case. that's all really.
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post #165 of 252
I'm just sitting here debating on whether I want Black/Red or White/Black. Decisions decisions...Either way I'm pulling the trigger on pre-ordering this baby tonight...so I need to hurry up and decide. lol
post #166 of 252
The red painted 'shield' on the mobo in the Black/Red case does give me an idea though, and kinda makes me lean towards it.
post #167 of 252
There's now free shipping on all pre-orders through NZXT.




And if you already ordered shipping will be refunded.
Edited by WoOkiE FTW - 1/14/14 at 6:28pm
post #168 of 252
For the fan hub and LED lighting power source, it would be nice if the power connection were from SATA power instead of Molex. This would greatly simplify cabling since it can use the same power cable as the SSD.

It would be nice to get a solid black version like the H630, the red and black is a little too bright for my taste.

Will there be a non-window version?
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I like what they did with how the motherboard tray tilts to allow better cablemanagement right outside of the grommets but I like how corsair did it more with the c70. In the c70 there is a molded channel with 3 cable latches that hold cables down no matter what and they are quite durable. Its sad that now all these great cable management options. I spend 30mintues making my cables nice in my corsair c70, it took me a good 5 hours to make my switch 810 look nearly as nice. Switch 810 had less behind the tray room.


I would of liked the window to appear more square and less rectangle too, but I probably won;t be buying this case if it has a glossy surface, gets dirty/scratched
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Do you think a Hyper 212 tower air cooler would fit in this case until I could get around to water cooling?
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