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Look like decent enough cases, and I can understand them being targeted at other markets. I'm a little confused though as to why they are all mid towers that look basically the same and have similar features sets. I was expecting one to be mATX or something.
     
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I think they all look fantastic. And dat price... very nice.

What he said.

I've been looking at new cases in the $100 to $160 range and have found that I don't want to spend the kind of money case manufacturers are asking for steel/plastic cases. Just seems like a lot of them are overpriced when comparing to cases in the $50 to $70 range. Such as the Lian Li PC-A05 I had a couple of years ago. Very nice all aluminum case for $70.


The SPEC-3 is one of the few cases I'd be interested in. Unless I'm missing an important detail the SPEC-03 seems like a no brainer at $60.
Edited by kornedbeefy - 3/18/14 at 4:30pm
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SPEC-02


SPEC-03

GPU Top slots:...................................................................................................420mm
Maximum CPU cooler height:..........................................................157mm
Maximum PSU length:.........................................................................288mm

What you get for $60 MSRP.

edit: and SPEC-01

GPU Top slots:...................................................................................................414mm
Maximum CPU cooler height:..........................................................150mm thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif
Maximum PSU length:.........................................................................230mm

Basically the strongest tower you can fit is a Thermalright Macho 120 (or True Spirit 120M) or something like a Prolimatech Basic 65 or Deepcool GAMMAXX S40.
Edited by AlphaC - 3/18/14 at 5:05pm
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I like the SPEC 03. Will definitely buy one if available! thumb.gif
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Corsair, what are you doing? I asked for a 600T refresh in all metal and this is what you give me?
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Corsair, what are you doing? I asked for a 600T refresh in all metal and this is what you give me?

We got together and said "What would make OCN user Caples angry?" and then we steepled our fingers, drank the blood of the innocents, and got to work on these products specifically to ruin your day.
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"developed for" BLAH BLAH BLAH!!!


it's Fugly! nuff said

but about time someone offset the top fan mounts, another innovation from Corsair.

But that being said, It truly is a case that only George's mother could love!!!
Innovation from Corsair. Fractal Design has already done this wit there cases long before Corsair.
    
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Innovation from Corsair. Fractal Design has already done this wit there cases long before Corsair.

For the record, we've never claimed it was an innovative feature or that we were the first to do it.

But we've been doing it for years. I honestly don't know which case is the first, but I'm pretty sure we decided to do it for exactly the same reason they did. It's pretty basic logic.
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We got together and said "What would make OCN user Caples angry?" and then we steepled our fingers, drank the blood of the innocents, and got to work on these products specifically to ruin your day.

Ah ha! I knew it! wink.gif
     
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We got together and said "What would make OCN user Caples angry?" and then we steepled our fingers, drank the blood of the innocents, and got to work on these products specifically to ruin your day.

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