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Final Round: Cooler Master Storm Scout vs. HAF 922

Poll Results: Which one?

 
  • 57% (40)
    Storm Scout
  • 42% (29)
    HAF 922
69 Total Votes  
post #1 of 16
Thread Starter 
Okay, this is the final round. I won't be buying for a while but I want to have a set plan before I buy.

Round 1 - Panzerbox and Storm Scout were voted highest but personal opinion overrode that. So Tempest and Storm Scout moved to next round.

Round 2 - Storm Scout won.

Final Round - Storm Scout vs. HAF 922
(Be sure to click on Gallery. I only posted this site as hardly any sites have anything on the HAF 922 yet.)

The HAF 922 will be released on May 12(from what I read). And the Storm Scout is out.

Things to note:
  • Please don't suggest other cases, I'm set on one of these 2.
  • I don't LAN.
  • If the HAF 922 is purchased, I will paint the inside black.
  • The 922 is wider than the 932.
  • I will add holes for cable management as I see fit.
  • I want to be able to control fan speeds, so 3-pin fans are preferred.

I will be using a Scythe Mugen 2(unless you guys think I should get something better in the 40 dollar newegg price range) and an Accelero S1 so the side fans may be not likely to fit, but since the HAF is wider than the HAF 932 and my Xigmatek HDT-S1283 and Accelero S1 fit fine, I assume they'll fit fine on the new HAF.
post #2 of 16
Dark Knight
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233029
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post #3 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Juggalo23451 View Post
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=211739

Still Dark Knight?
post #4 of 16
I recommend the HAF 932

Watercool ready.
Huge.
Lots of fan configurations
Great cable manangement.
BIG FANS.
Top or bottom PSU mounting.
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post #5 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JordanWillis View Post
I recommend the HAF 932

Watercool ready.
Huge.
Lots of fan configurations
Great cable manangement.
BIG FANS.
Top or bottom PSU mounting.
I have it. I'm selling it because I don't want/need a full tower.
post #6 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by chickeneaterguy View Post
I have it. I'm selling it because I don't want/need a full tower.
but the HAF 922 looks horrible!
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post #7 of 16
The HAF 922 is ugly IMO, I actually really like the Scout i was considering getting one.
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post #8 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JordanWillis View Post
but the HAF 922 looks horrible!
I like the 922 more than the 932.
post #9 of 16
haha the polls tied
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post #10 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by itachi182 View Post
haha the polls tied
Mmhmm, but it won't matter when it comes to purchase date. Nobody's really giving reasons why the prefer one over the other thus not swaying my decision.
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