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Looks slick, is it a good case?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811226033
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post #2 of 9
Go for something else this case sucks...:swearing:

Specially it doesn't have front 120 mm fan or a top blow hole...
plus this guy has an 2x80mm side configuration which is quite noisy...


Get another one...
post #3 of 9

True this case does not have a front 120mm fan. It comes with 1 80mm in front, 2 80mm at side, and 1 120mm at back.

Though on the other end it is not actually "that" bad. The only way to make this work if you want better air cooling though is:

1: Stick a more noisy front fan of 80mm at front that flows 70+CFM which will create more noise.

2: buy 2 more 80mm fans at nice high airflow.

3: Personally mod the top of the case with a 120mm hole which will then push it to a nice ventilation.

If you want airflow I encourage you to look at the vid:


If you like it by all means it is not that bad, though it could use some better air cooling, which (if you willing to do some adjustments) can be accomplished.
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post #4 of 9
Just get a Cooler Master 690
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post #5 of 9
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
Just get a Cooler Master 690
well said!
    
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post #6 of 9
Thread Starter 
eh... everyone has one.
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post #7 of 9
NZXT Tempest then. Better than the Antec 900, trust me.
    
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post #8 of 9
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Looks good, as long as I can ditch those geeky lights.... not a fan... all back is better, no flashy lights
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post #9 of 9
Thread Starter 
Might just get the CM 590 and done it....

What's the difference between 590/690?

Both are equally good right?
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