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post #2701 of 18197
If it was $25 rebate, i'd be a bit more willing to throw out the debit card but I just bought a $1200 Dell 30" so im kinda strapped at the moment.
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Just wondering. Why would you buy a such a high end monitor for such a low end computer? I wouldn't mind one of those monitors myself.

Edit: I ask that because you're going to cap out that GPU real quick playing at that resolution.
Edited by eternal7trance - 8/12/11 at 3:57pm
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post #2703 of 18197
Quote:
Originally Posted by eternal7trance;14562285 
Just wondering. Why would you buy a such a high end monitor for such a low end computer? I wouldn't mind one of those monitors myself.

Edit: I ask that because you're going to cap out that GPU real quick playing at that resolution.

Because he can. Lol.
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Originally Posted by CorsairGeorge;14561729 
I'd really like to know this, since we designed and tooled the case from scratch and it's just about the only case with its dimensions I've seen.

There are a lot of cases with similar layouts, but they all have a few flaws that we didn't like - so we corrected them. No cable routing? Fixed. Not enough room for long GPUs? Fixed. Hard drive trays in the way of airflow from front fan? Fixed. SSDs can't be mounted in existing trays? Fixed. Can't fit internal watercooling? Fixed. Only 7 PCI slots? Fixed.

There are a lot of cases that look very similar to each other - even Rosewill has cases with similar layouts - it's a very common layout for a very good reason - it works well. But there are nitpicky annoying things on most of them, so we tried to fix them.

Sorry George. I didn't mean that you guys copied a layout... I was looking at a review of the 600T, they showed side by side comparison... and it was identical. That's why I call it a clone.

I'm going to try and find that article. Been looking for it... I forget what I was searching for on Google to run into that. I am also 100% sure that it wasn't a 650D or anything next to it which I think is similar.

I saw it and was thinking... Oh really? Made me wish I had a bottom inlet.
Edited by chrischoi - 8/12/11 at 4:22pm
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post #2704 of 18197
Quote:
Originally Posted by eternal7trance;14562285 
Just wondering. Why would you buy a such a high end monitor for such a low end computer? I wouldn't mind one of those monitors myself.

Edit: I ask that because you're going to cap out that GPU real quick playing at that resolution.


I have a new build coming in the next few months, but i've been really wanting to test drive one of these dell 30'' flagships and OMG its.......farking huge and beautiful!!!
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post #2705 of 18197
@Freezebyte...if you choose to go w/ the 600t, can't wait to see your build!

Just ordered some more sleeving, acrylic, and mesh to do a little work on mine! Going to mesh and resleeve my PSU and create a cover for the hdds that lights up. Kinda like what Pascal1973 did here but with a twist...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Freezebyte;14562578 
I have a new build coming in the next few months, but i've been really wanting to test drive one of these dell 30'' flagships and OMG its.......farking huge and beautiful!!!

30 inches of IPS is nice, 7ms response time is respectable, and 99% adobeRGB coverage is awesome. For digital photography I would say its a great choice. For gaming, I think three 24inch IPS monitors, with faster response times would be nicer, more screen real estate and eyefinity or nvidia surround is a sight to behold. Don't get me wrong 30 inches is awesome too, I remember my first Apple Cinema Display, back in 2004 a 30 incher was sick. You would still have the same problem though, you won't be able to do much of any high end gaming without serious upgrades. 1200 dollars will be just a drop in the bucket if you go down the road of building a rig to push that monitor smile.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by CorsairGeorge;14561729 
I'd really like to know this, since we designed and tooled the case from scratch and it's just about the only case with its dimensions I've seen.

There are a lot of cases with similar layouts, but they all have a few flaws that we didn't like - so we corrected them. No cable routing? Fixed. Not enough room for long GPUs? Fixed. Hard drive trays in the way of airflow from front fan? Fixed. SSDs can't be mounted in existing trays? Fixed. Can't fit internal watercooling? Fixed. Only 7 PCI slots? Fixed.

There are a lot of cases that look very similar to each other - even Rosewill has cases with similar layouts - it's a very common layout for a very good reason - it works well. But there are nitpicky annoying things on most of them, so we tried to fix them.

You guys must have done something right as I've been using the same case since early 2004. There have been other cases over the years that I was tempted by but never really liked enough to replace my old PAC-T01...
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Originally Posted by Freezebyte;14562165 
It is for me, but dont' get so butthurt about a little critisism on your beloved case that came from one website and one not entirely well informed possible purchaser. Take a prozac and chill. And I never said I needed maximum air cooling performance, stop putting words in my mouth. I was simply asking if there was any truth to the gripes that overclockers review had on the case but it seems like someone got a little anal on the defense. Perhaps call a Mod if you feel like your very existence is being threatned cause someone doesn't agree with your viewpoint on a computer case?

I"ll wait and see if a sale happens for the 600T before jumping my beloved Antec ship after all these years, Corsair has me intriqued at this point, nothing more....

As Homer says, I don't go for those XXX shenanigans. I criticize this case all the time (as I mentioned, maybe try reading the thread). I never said you wanted max airflow, I asked if that was what you were looking for. Believe me, I wouldn't put anything in your mouth. The only thing I was a little anal about was telling you to go look at the builds in the thread and finding your comment about modding pretty strange considering how modifiable this case is (which you would know if you read at least some of the thread). Everything else was FYI, and I'm not the one who got a little "butthurt".
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Anyone got pics of a H100 on their 600T?
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Man, only thinking about the case and already i'm thinking about what I wanna do to it to give it that "personal" look. I haven't been this excited about a case in awhile. Looks like I can upgrade the front 200mm van with a bigger one from frozen cpu and really get some airflow in the sucker
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