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Hollywood! New ideas please! At least Tron:Legacy was a sequel! mad.gif
     
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Originally Posted by DireLeon2010 View Post

The gunmetal looks cool, but how is the quality? I'm getting kind of an 80s vibe here. You know? How all the TVs and stereos went from warm colors to cheap silver painted? I'm not saying CM cheaped out like that. That stuff scratched off with your fingernail, especially with a little age. It's just that, I don't want it to get dinged up showing black plastic underneath frown.gif

I can say the black's quality is very high, looks better than the first Scout. From what I can tell the gunmetal's plastic isn't painted, it's colored plastic.
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post #26813 of 28613
Quote:
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DireLeon2010 View Post

The gunmetal looks cool, but how is the quality? I'm getting kind of an 80s vibe here. You know? How all the TVs and stereos went from warm colors to cheap silver painted? I'm not saying CM cheaped out like that. That stuff scratched off with your fingernail, especially with a little age. It's just that, I don't want it to get dinged up showing black plastic underneath frown.gif

I can say the black's quality is very high, looks better than the first Scout. From what I can tell the gunmetal's plastic isn't painted, it's colored plastic.

Hmmmm....thinking.gif

Sounds like I've got to get off my butt and go down to Fry's and look for myself.
     
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Finnished my remake of my PC today, from HAF X to Scout 2. Pictures tomorrow smile.gif
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Finnished my remake of my PC today, from HAF X to Scout 2. Pictures tomorrow smile.gif

HAF X vs Scout 2, what are your impressions? I think most owners of the HAF's feel like they have the best case money can buy for performance and durability.
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CAN YOU GET A EMULATOR FOR PS3 BECAUSE I SO WANT TO PLAY HEAVY RAIN!!!!!
    
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HAF X vs Scout 2, what are your impressions? I think most owners of the HAF's feel like they have the best case money can buy for performance and durability.

I had the HAF X for quite some time. It's not really an apples to apples comparision. The HAF X is gigantic and definitely not portable. It does however provide a great platform for building a high end system..

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I like some of the features of the HAF XM.
     
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HAF X vs Scout 2, what are your impressions? I think most owners of the HAF's feel like they have the best case money can buy for performance and durability.

I can definately say that, it was alot smaller than I thought it was, but I managed to fit everything I plannet to get in.

Cable management behind the Motherboard tray was a breeze, where on the HAF X it could get cramped at times.

I really enjoy the Handle of the Scout 2, as the HAF X was difficult to take with me on LAN's.

Had to modify the bottomn of the Scout 2 to fit a Fan there since the original fan mount was intended for shorter PSU's.

The Scout 2 could've had longer feet, as with a third party dust filter on the outside on the bottomn, it nearly touches the floor.

Managed to fit a 140mm fan in the 3x 5,25" bays on the Scout 2 smile.gif
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128553&name=AMD-Motherboards
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Okay....why the frack do they do this?! Why not just slap some aluminum on all mobos vrms/mosfets? rolleyes.gif



http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157339

Dang! This looks like an awesome little board for just $99! I really hope AMD hits it out of the park with Trinity thumb.gif
Edited by DireLeon2010 - 10/20/12 at 11:10am
     
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