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I'm in need of a new case. I'd like it to be on the smaller side of a mid tower. No full tower monsters please. Outside of that my two biggest areas of concern are tidy cable management and being as quiet as possible. It'll be airccoled only and I'm not a fan of windows. I'm a less is more kind of guy. Something classy. I was thinking about the 330R. What do you guys think of it ? I'd like to stay close to $100. Thanks.

Looks like it's gonna be a Fractal R4 full of Noctua fans. Thanks for the help guys. I was leaning that way, I just needed a little nudge.

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Edited by King Who Dat - 3/13/14 at 7:02am
post #2 of 14
300R is definetly a good pick what about the C70 i like there colour schemes

or the phantom 410?
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post #3 of 14
How about the Fractal Design Define R4? It's rated well. Looks really clean, minimalistic and has options for cable management. It's right at $100 though.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811352020
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A few come to mind but i really like the 400R

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811139008
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post #5 of 14
I vote 300R or 400R.

Really basic looking but still modern style chassis. work great as boxes with parts in them.
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I like the 300R the Fractal and the 330R. Are there any in a similar vein that I might not be thinking of ? Which of these has the best cable management ? Which is the quietest ?
post #7 of 14
No don't go with 300r i hate mine. Bad airflow and noisy, with very bad cable management! Same goes with 330r, the front is just as restrictive as in 300r
I would recommend fractal design define r4 can't really beat it with your requirements
post #8 of 14
The Fractal Design Define R4 is great, I'd definitely recommend it to you
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I like the fractal a lot. I think it's going to be that one.

@EPiiKK. I'd be replacing all the fans with noctuas. I'm sure that would help with noise yes ? Can you describe your cable management problems ?
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I like the fractal a lot. I think it's going to be that one.

@EPiiKK. I'd be replacing all the fans with noctuas. I'm sure that would help with noise yes ? Can you describe your cable management problems ?

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