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Since we have a Corsair rep here, I would love to see Corsair update their Obsidian 650D, such as eliminating all the unnecessary holes in the back of the case that can let dust in, moving the HDD cages back a bit to allow a thicker 200mm fan to be installed to replace the noisy one (or, even better, just eliminate the 200mm front fan and replace it with a couple of 140mm or 120mm fans), put a gasket between the case and the side panels to eliminate rattles and dust intrusion, fix the fan switch that burns out on most people, make the case a bit wider to allow a bit more room for wire management behind the MOBO plate, put a wire management grommet where the recessed panel that has two tie downs is so people with extended ATX MOBOs can have a direct shot at one for the SATA cables coming off the MOBO, and replace the antiquated pass-through USB 3.0 cable with one with a more reasonable length with a connector that will fit a USB3.0 header on the MOBO. Some sturdier feet than the plastic ones would be nice.

Ok I'll have it by Tuesday. smile.gif
post #113 of 168
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Ok I'll have it by Tuesday. smile.gif

But...but...I need it Monday.

All serious aside, look at user reviews for the case and you will see most, if not all, the suggestions I made are based on user complaints.
     
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Why can't you guys do something in the style of the Define R4 ? And no the 550D isn't it with the cuts in the side and in the front door for I/O access. Oh well GL with the sales.
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Why can't you guys do something in the style of the Define R4 ? And no the 550D isn't it with the cuts in the side and in the front door for I/O access. Oh well GL with the sales.

You mean refined, clean lines? Like the Carbide 330R? Any of our Obsidian Series? 200R? What do you mean "in the style of the R4"?

You mean like the Antec P180 which came out years before the R4?



Or the Nanoxia DS1 which came out recently?




I mean, let's be fair here. The R4 sells extremely well, and lots of people buy it. But you know what? Some people hate it. Some people don't like it. Some people prefer different designs.

And the fact that we're willing to sell to those people as well doesn't mean we're ignoring our more refined designs.

I really don't get this - it's like some people are being willingly obtuse about this.

It's not that hard a concept to grasp. People like different designs.

Volkswagen owns Audi, Bugatti, Bentley, Lamborghini. Why bother with all those brands when clearly only style of car is enough?

Just because this thing isn't designed for your personal tastes doesn't mean we're ignoring your personal tastes.

Our goal is to make the best case for any style. For $50, you'd have a hard time beating the features of these cases.
post #117 of 168
Yep something in the style of the P180/R4. Mesh* isn't everything you know. The only thing that comes close in my eyes is the 750D. Thake that and shrink it a wee bit and hey presto instabuy !

*reffering especially to 400R and 500R
post #118 of 168
Props to George for being so active on OCN... You really just never see that from other companies. Kinda makes you feel like your voices are being legitimately heard.

I'm of the mindset that cases should look like minimalist art. The 600T did a good job of that. I'm curious what % of the market is after that "gamer" style of design.
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Yep something in the style of the P180/R4. Mesh* isn't everything you know. The only thing that comes close in my eyes is the 750D. Thake that and shrink it a wee bit and hey presto instabuy !

*reffering especially to 400R and 500R

Um, I'm pretty sure they already shrunk a 750d down with the 350d window version.

I personally think they look great and that I would recommend it to any clients or family me members in the market at that price range with the options they have. The only thing I'm not a fan of is just that... the led fan. Would rather have just a plain boring non led AF 120mm or 140mm but not a deal breaker because that can easily be swapped.

I don't understand why all the hate with people sometimes. Corsair offers a vast variety of cases to choose from a people get hung up on the $50 entry level case? This is OCN and if we don't like something we tailor it to our needs or taste anyways.

We are fortunate enough to have hardware reps listen to our concerns and answer questions we may have about their products.

Thanks George, you guys over at Corsair are doing great by me. thumb.gif
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I dislike the designs but they're not replacing anything so It's okay with me wink.gif

I REALLY want to replace my 650D with a 750D.
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