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post #11 of 32
"Am I missing something? That NNXTXexmex Tempest case is a hell of a lot more then 50 bucks! At least here in Canada."

Promotional Cash Price: $129.99

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post #12 of 32
My Rosewill R330-P-BK looks better and is probably built better than those pieces of crap :/, and it only cost me $20.
    
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post #13 of 32
I bought a Antec 300 from Microcenter the other day for only 47 dollar new.
VERY impressed with it.
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post #14 of 32
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Originally Posted by RonindeBeatrice View Post
I think that CoolerMaster should be the 'go-to' guys if you're on a budget. Their Centurion line-up kicks the crap out of cases I've seen go for twice as much.

The T-05 is a long time favorite of mine.
I agree with you on this one. The Centurion is hard to beat when it comes down to getting a decent case for not a lot of money. Those with an extra few bucks can move into the CM690 which IMO is a monument to bang for the buck.

Not sure about the cases in the article but I made the mistake of using an uber-budget case once and I assure you it will never happen again.
post #15 of 32
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Originally Posted by Licht View Post
Extremely impressive for budget.
Haha that is the same thing I thought. *glances at $30 case*
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post #16 of 32
i bought my massiv beige server tower for ~15$, and its the best case ive had so far.
still wont keep me from getting a Lian Li Armorsuit for my next build unless they come with something better that fits 2 GTX480 rads in a way i can live with.
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Sigma... UNICORN?! BWAHAHAA!
 
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post #18 of 32
If those are "budget" cases, then my case is a cardboard box. My case cost me $7 lol
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post #19 of 32
I can not justify the cost of any case. Any money put towards a case could be used to upgrade my PC further. In addition to spending money on a glorified box for computer parts, I have to deal with opening it everytime I want to tinker in it and raised temperatures (no mention added cost for fans from raised temps). I'll stay caseless forever
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post #20 of 32
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Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
NZXT makes unbelievably overpriced cases, their materials are extremely cheap.
Not in my experience, I LOVE my Zero.

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