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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
  • 49% (927)
    Great
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    Good
  • 12% (226)
    Meh
  • 1% (27)
    Bad
  • 5% (108)
    SUX
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post #3421 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Skylit View Post
They aren't the greatest, You might be better off building your own custom water cooling set up for a little bit more $$
Absolutely, you always get cheaper and better if you can take bits and pieces and put it together yourself. After all, isn't that what a modern PC is?
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post #3422 of 28613
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Absolutely, you always get cheaper and better if you can take bits and pieces and put it together yourself. After all, isn't that what a modern PC is?
i can get the $194 and get a 120mm , 240mm rad , 300cc res , pump, cpu block

to get the same in Australia it will cost me $240
    
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post #3423 of 28613
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I'd blame it on the heat of the NB/SB.
I'll second that motion, my NB is running at 69c all the time, no more, no less but my cpu, right now it's at 34c in a 69f room.
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post #3424 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Bradey View Post
i can get the $194 and get a 120mm , 240mm rad , 300cc res , pump, cpu block

to get the same in Australia it will cost me $240
That's pretty good actually, all my bits are Swiftec except the clamps which I just had to have Digital Storm paint blue to match the rest. Just that paint job rose my cost $70-!
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post #3425 of 28613
i have just finished a torture test on my phenom II x3 720 @ x4 with no errors
yes
    
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post #3426 of 28613
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I'll second that motion, my NB is running at 69c all the time, no more, no less but my cpu, right now it's at 34c in a 69f room.
my NB runs waaaay too hot. It runs around the same temp. Depends how hot the ambient temp is for me. Lowest I've seen it was 56c which is still hot...
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post #3427 of 28613
@brisleep, how hard was it putting in the 5870? I'm thinking of jumping ship on nvidia because my 9800GT is struggling too much .
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post #3428 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Bradey View Post
the problem is that the postage form the US costs just as much
so it is bad both ways
Now that Depends on who you Know and how you post from USA, most Items I have bought from the USA , I got someone I know to get the item then send to me USPS International Priory post,
Usually get within 5-7days and doesn't cost an Arm and a Leg, Like Postage here,

Saving at least 30-40% of what they charge for our Local PC Hardware, and that,s after the $$ conversions and Shipping
    
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post #3429 of 28613
Just got my Scout from newegg. Hopefully Cooler Master doesn't screw me on the refund. With refund and free shipping, it's $50. Great deal. pics below. That's about all the cable management you're going to get out of me. For some reason to top front fan looks a different color in the pics from the bottom fan but it's almost exactly the same IRL.







post #3430 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Monsk View Post
@brisleep, how hard was it putting in the 5870? I'm thinking of jumping ship on nvidia because my 9800GT is struggling too much .
This is a re-postt, instead of sending you looking for it, I'm doing a copy and paste......

First, in the drive cage, don't put a hard drive where the card is going to sit. There's an SSD drive there, then under it is the 1Tb hard drive, then under that is the other SSD, then you put the front of the card against
the cage, see exactly where it's going to go, take it out and push hard on just that spot! I know, intentionally dent my new case? Yep, then set the nose of the vid card in there, push a little more so there's about 1/4" left and rock the connector into place then snap, the retainer snaps out and then you can put in the screws. Just the top fits into a bit of the upper cage, the part I had to bend was the round bit at the top of the lower cage.
DS didn't want to put that board in there so they tested the system with another board and sent me the 5870, it's the only part of the case/ components that's not under warranty. I'm actually hoping to wait for top of the line Nvidia card when it comes outs. If it's any longer I'll unfortuneately have to get another case.
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