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Well I heard Micro Center will have the case for $219.99 on Monday October 5th 2009. That's an awesome deal IMO
Yup, that sounds like an awesome deal. Thanks for the heads up.

Those are nice... uh avatar, btw.
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post #82 of 8657
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Yup, that sounds like an awesome deal. Thanks for the heads up.

Those are nice... uh avatar, btw.
ACT QUICKLY!!! Limited Stock. No back order.

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0316595
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That really depends. Do you want the Corsair's features (hot-swap SATA bays, pre-painted interior, and vastly superior cable management) or the 840's flexibility (removable motherboard tray, dual power supply bays, and slightly superior air and water cooling capabilities)? The answer to that should regulate your choice.
I went with the Obsidian. After adding some fans and doing some rough preliminary testing, it's proving to have superior cooling to the both the 840 and the 1200 that came before it. I would even argue that the Corsair has more H2O potential as well.
post #84 of 8657
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ACT QUICKLY!!! Limited Stock. No back order.

http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0316595
Thanks but I have other priorities right now. I'll be leaving for Japan sometimes this week so have to save some cash for that.
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post #85 of 8657
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I went with the Obsidian. After adding some fans and doing some rough preliminary testing, it's proving to have superior cooling to the both the 840 and the 1200 that came before it. I would even argue that the Corsair has more H2O potential as well.
I'll update the list plus post pics please of your fan setups


I would also like to say that Micro Center deal is awesome
    
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I just picked up this case at my local Microcenter, whoever posted this deal, THANK YOU! total cost of $239 CLAMS! Just waiting for more parts to install a loop in this and I'll create a build log...
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I just picked up this case at my local Microcenter, whoever posted this deal, THANK YOU! total cost of $239 CLAMS! Just waiting for more parts to install a loop in this and I'll create a build log...
Sweet, that was a great price


Everyone post some pics
    
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Alright, the black citadel came in today, very happy with it and it's making my computer room smell like new parts. Here are the pics...

I didnt place the cat there, he just loves the camera.




    
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Can we see how well your 800D fits a cat Stax?
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