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post #11 of 21
CM690 FTW. I'm getting the 590 though.
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post #12 of 21
id say antec 900 or cm690 both are great cases.
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post #13 of 21
The A900 has great airflow, but it gets clogged with dust after a month or two of uptime. I still like mine though.
post #14 of 21
i have a cm690 but i really like the design and the fan capacity of the new nzxt tempest
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ZXT-_-11146047

plus you dont have to cut anything for cable management, the holes are already there.
Edited by whitefro - 5/12/08 at 1:44pm
    
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post #15 of 21
Thread Starter 
whats the difference in the coolmaster stacker 830 and 832? Those cases look like the best air flow.
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post #16 of 21
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Any benifits on a case having a bottom mounted psu?
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post #18 of 21
Rocketfish.

need i say more?
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post #20 of 21
From an airflow perspective, the Antec 900 runs circles around much of what's out there. I switched from a 900 to a P182, and all my temps increased by a couple degrees. If you go with the 900 (or any case with an open mesh-type front), try to keep it as clean and free of dust as possible. I swear, with my 900, and two 110CFM fans in the front, you could literally peel a sheet of dust off the front after a week.
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