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Which should i get, Need it to be easy to work with and portable somewhat

post #1 of 6
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I've been looking at many cases and my choices are currently:

CM690 II Advanced
- i really like the design and how i can mount fans at the bottom
- however its the heaviest of the four


Antec One Hundred
- this is the lightest case
- the cable management here is a joke however. If you look at the motherboard 24 pin plug, its routed to all the way to the topyet the plug on the ASUS p67 Pro is in the middle...

HAF 912
- cheapest
- only 2 pounds more than the one hundred
- similar design to the CM690 II minus the bottom fan mounts

Maybe Haf922 although not a fan of its design, however if you convince be otherwise then i would reconsider.
-it looks to be easy to work with but i don't like the outer design and the beaming red light, i think it can be turned off although
- it weights 1 pound less than the cm690


Currently my favorite one is the CM690 II, however it is also the heaviest of the four. So i duno if i should just opt for the HAF912 or one hundred

But yeah all these cases are between 15 and 21 pounds which i would be able to carry just fine.

I move from my home to my dorm 2 times a year thats why i don't get a huge 30 pound case.
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post #2 of 6
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note, in my system i don't actually have a case yet even though it said Antec One Hundred
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post #3 of 6
out of those? The CM690II. Price per feature, the 690II rocks everything. Antec is garbage. And HAFs are way over-rated.

There's also the Lian Li PC-K62 to consider. But it's at about 100 bucks...
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Will i be able put 2 120mm fans at the bottom of the CM690 II case if i use my Ultra x3 1KW PSU?
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post #5 of 6
why not get HAF case,here is the case sale,almost everyone think it is a great case,you can check it.
post #6 of 6
depending on your hardware

but i say the 690 anyways lol
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