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Poll Results: Are the Antec 900 & TT Armor Overused?

Poll expired: Jun 24, 2007  
  • 39% (20)
    Yes
  • 60% (31)
    No
51 Total Votes  
post #11 of 41
Yes, they are good cases. But has anyone ever heard of originality? I swear, when I first joined, half of the people here had an Armor and a 3700... Now it seems like everyone and their mom has the 900, and it's honestly annoying. I like the look of both cases, and both are built well. However, I do not want the same PC as every other guy on this forum.
    
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post #12 of 41
I'd like to also add that these same case's are often used by members of other forums too!Just,check it out.Cluboverclocker,extremeoverclocking,modd inc. to name a few.Must be some case hating going on I feel.But,anyway check it out for yourselves!
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post #13 of 41
kl9.,,,7yaqqqqqqqqqqr5555555555e0 (Don't mind her, she's only 17 months old )

I think we have some other site favorites...

Intel C2D E6600
G.Skill HZ'z
Evga 8800 GTS
Asus P5N32E SLI
OCZ PSU's
Thermalright Ultra 120

Why should cases be any different... lol

I'm still holding out for my "perfect" case. It hasn't been made yet.

My criteria:

Removable Motherboard Tray
Dual 120mm intake
Dual 120mm exhaust (one top, one rear)
4~5mm aluminum construction
Windowed side panel that doesn't show off the drive bays or most of the PSU ( I want to hide my cables!)
Bottom mounted PSU...

I don't think it's ever gonna happen unless I design/build it myself.
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post #14 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by pow3rtr1p View Post
Yes, they are good cases. But has anyone ever heard of originality? I swear, when I first joined, half of the people here had an Armor and a 3700... Now it seems like everyone and their mom has the 900, and it's honestly annoying. I like the look of both cases, and both are built well. However, I do not want the same PC as every other guy on this forum.
It's their preference. That only shows that those cases are good. Or popular, or are best fit for people's needs. Not that we are all conformists trying to overthrow society. Like I said in my previous post. I got the case because I liked it and it was cheap and worked good. I had no prior knowledge to anyone else owning an antec 900 until I joined these forums. No guide or anyone else led me to purchase my Antec 900.

It's just a case. End of story.
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post #15 of 41
Same here.I saw the case.When,I was at compusa buying a webcam.Looked it over and I loved it's construction.So,I purchased it.
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post #16 of 41
I'm using one on my friends pc because you don't have to mod it extensively to fit two 240mm rad's in it. My case, I have no clue where to put them.
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post #17 of 41
When I bought mine I bought it cause I liked it. When I got it I was still a n00b here and didn't see half the Armor mods or even et alone looked at people's sig computers.
post #18 of 41
They are both used a TON, which is the right amount, not overused because they are amazing.
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post #19 of 41
What's wrong with them with being overused? Would you want to see more Rosewill cases or something?

I think because this forums is compromised mostly of overclockers, and case modders..

Antec 900 has amazing airflow (air overclockers), and the Thermaltake Armor has the space for water cooling and modding..

I don't see anything wrong with those two cases..
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post #20 of 41
if they are overused that's because they are so good.

somebody talked about cases being mostly for looks. in the case of the 900, it has such an amazing air flow that it become as usefull as any other parts in the computer.

i think i was one of the first to buy that case here, and bought it mostly for the cooling capability. i made some jealous people at the computer store, that was a fun day.

my next case will probably be the 1200, which look like it is an oversized 900 (full tower?)
    
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