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Hello everyone,

I was looking into a new case for my new water cooling setup.

I was looking into the NZXT Zero and was wondering what everyone thought about it?

I planned on mounting a 77 Bonneville radiator on the back of the case, so it was between the Zero and the Antec nine hundred

I do not plan to pay any more than ~$150 for a case. Any opinions on the two or an alternative would be greatly appreciated.
    
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It's got some Mighty airflow.

I like NZXT so far I've got my Nemesis and my friend's Apollo. They are both great cases. I actually had my eyes on a Zero. You should get the NZXT Sentry for like $25 more. It makes that case look godly.
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it only has 4 120mm fans on the door unfortunately ^_^
    
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Originally Posted by trueg50 View Post
it only has 4 120mm fans on the door unfortunately ^_^
Yes but room for two more in the back and front, like 8 fans? Anyways it's also got tons of room inside I remember.

EDIT: Ahh just caught that you're going to water-cool. I'd go with the bigger case. What's the dimensions on the Antec?
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here are the dimensions of the cases I was considering:

Antec 900:
18.4" x 8.1 x 19.4''' (H x W x L)



Antec 180:
21.3" x 8.1" x 19.9" (H x W x L)


NZXT Zero:
20.5 '' x 8.3'' x 20.9'' (H x W x L)

I saw a review where the mounted a water cooler the way I would like to, with the inlet/outlet going right above the expansion slots, and the top of it going just below the PSU fan.

EDIT: I was mostly considering the Zero because my heater core is: 11" x 6 1/8" x 2" so it will fit better, without blocking any ports/PSU power cable.
    
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Any opinions at all would be appreciated.
    
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You can get a thermaltake armor for $150. I have one and I love it plenty of space especally to hide wires so you dont have wires everywhere. It looks great and its great for cooling especally if you get 2 extra hdd modules for the front.
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post #8 of 8
Total of 7 120mm fans in that case I absolutely love it. I'm a big fan of NZXT, I have the Trinity myself.
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