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OCZ V2 in Antec 900 vs P182

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How much louder will my PC be if I use the Antec 900 for the case with the OCZ Vendetta 2 rather than the Antec P182 w/ OCZ V2? Will the cooler fit in both cases? How about airflow? Dust buildup?
post #2 of 11
P182 looks better imo, but the 900 would have better airflow.
    
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VEndetta Fits in the 900, thats what i use.
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How much louder will my PC be if I use the Antec 900 for the case with the OCZ Vendetta 2 rather than the Antec P182 w/ OCZ V2?
The Antec 900 will be louder than the P182.

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Will the cooler fit in both cases?
It should fit in both cases.

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How about airflow?
The Antec 900 will get better airflow.

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Dust buildup?
The P182 will have less dust built up since it has filters on the front.

Now, if you want the best of both, I would recommend the Antec 1200.
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post #5 of 11
the p182 has a bit of soundproofing built into the case, so it would be a bit quieter, and as long as you have a few intake fans your flow will be just as good.
    
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post #6 of 11
You can make filters (from swiffers) for 900 has better airflow and looks sweet, but is louder. the 182 quiet, clean, minimal bling (no window). I like looks and air flow, personally.
post #7 of 11
I still like the p182 better, it's more sleek and doesn't have all those ugly mesh coverings showing.
Still, if you want best performance, go with the Antec 900 or 1200.
    
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post #8 of 11
Or you can go buck wild and get the Antec P190.
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post #9 of 11
the p182 and p190 still have amazing airflow. I stuck 2 scythe slipstream fans on the front of mine, two more on the back, and my temps are amazing.
    
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post #10 of 11
Still, Antec 900 is like half the price of a Antec p182, so its your choice...
    
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