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post #1 of 12
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I cant seem to find a case with everything i want in it, a lil help from people up on the case market would be mucho appreciated.

~Side window (larger the better and preferably not smoked)
~Full intake dust filter (think H440)
~Fully open roof with filter (think phanteks P400)
~Full bottom filter accessible from the front of the case (think be quiet 900)
~Spot to show off an SSD
~Fully grommeted
~USB ports on front of case, not on top

So far id say the H440 is in the lead for the cases i have looked at, with phanteks enthoo pro coming in second. Can anyone get closer to this list? smile.gif

Ideally id like a case i wont have to move to clean lol,
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post #2 of 12
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146088

switch 810, got the black one of these
filters all round, (except for the top, but you can find a 360 rad filter to go there.) Operable vents on top also.
Usb ports at front, concealed by panel door.
Could creatively mount an ssd to show it off, fair bit of space in this case.
The air filters under the case are removable from the back and front (two sections, front covers the 240 rad area, and back covers psu).
Don't think its fully grommeted though.
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post #3 of 12
well you didn't list a price range, so id say if you dont have one, then....

any Caselabs case is a honestly near perfect choice. Just comes down to your personal preferences thumb.gif
post #4 of 12
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~160 bucks is the top end of what id pay for a case.

Right now its between these:

fractal R5
nzxt h440
phanteks enthoo luxe
corsair 400c
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post #5 of 12
Another option is the Phanteks Enthoo Pro M acrylic edition(no front removal)
post #6 of 12
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Think i just found my case, its not perfect and ive never heard of this manufacturer but it has more features than any case ive found so far:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA7TD4602092

Has anyone ever heard of these guys? Is there an owners club for this case yet? 130 bucks seems really reasonable for a case with 3 tempered glass panels, not to mention fully dust filtered with 4 140mm fans included.
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Looks like a mix between the InWin 805, Define R5 and H440.
post #9 of 12
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Can anyone tell by pictures if you can mount an SSD on the PSU shroud? The review linked above didnt mention it. Man this thing keeps getting better if so lol. This case+thermaltake ring RBG fans=best looking case ever?
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Originally Posted by Duality92 View Post

Looks like a mix between the InWin 805, Define R5 and H440.

I was thinking the exact same thing lol. I really love how they stole the front intake design from the define series, that is the best way to do an intake.
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Originally Posted by Scotty99 View Post

Can anyone tell by pictures if you can mount an SSD on the PSU shroud? The review linked above didnt mention it. Man this thing keeps getting better if so lol. This case+thermaltake ring RBG fans=best looking case ever?

There is no mount on the PSU shroud that I can see, but why not use the 3 mounts on the back?
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