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Hey.

I'm building a new rig soon, just waiting for the parts to get in stock.

I was wondering which case would be the optimal for air-cooling?
It needs to fit the Thermalright 120Ultra Extreme and have low noise. I can live with a noisy computer, but i prefer to have a quiet one.

Recommendations?

- Babel.
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post #2 of 29
I would recommend the Antec 900, its has very good cooling and is very quiet. Has up to 5 fans and a 200mm fan at the top.
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post #3 of 29
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Originally Posted by Babel View Post
Hey.

I'm building a new rig soon, just waiting for the parts to get in stock.

I was wondering which case would be the optimal for air-cooling?
It needs to fit the Thermaltake 120Ultra Extreme and have low noise. I can live with a noisy computer, but i prefer to have a quiet one.

Recommendations?

- Babel.
that should be ThermalRight not thermaltake

the antec 900 is a nice case and good airflow
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post #4 of 29
Antec 900. definately.
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Heh, 3 people with the same opinion. It must mean something.

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post #6 of 29
NO! The Cooler Master Stacker 832. 2 Front Intake, 4 Side Intake, 1 Rear Exhaust, Plenty of Room to Mod, Looks Great, Great Quality, Good Price.

The 900 looks pretty bad in my opinion.
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post #7 of 29
I like the CM Stacker 830... that's why I impulsively bought it when it went on sale at case-mod.com. It's super expensive, but I honestly think you still get more than you pay for with this case. With room for some 9+ fans....

The Antec Nine Hundred is a good choice, too, if you're looking for a less expensive solution.
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post #8 of 29
Stacker 830 or 832, without a doubt. They are expensive, but its the nicest case out there IMO.

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post #10 of 29
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There is 2 things i always put alot of money inn when i buy computers. Cases and monitors. A big case with alot of space and easy solutions for mounting the different hardware is very important.

Just got my Dell Ultrasharp 2047WFP (Rev 4). I can't say i'm too happy with it when it comes to FPS gaming. This is my first LCD monitor. Been using CRT for 13 years and i can't seem to handle the transition to LCD screens. It just feels so slow and sluggish in comparison.

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