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Poll Results: Which is the Sexiest Case?

 
  • 9% (13)
    SILVERSTONE RV02W-EW
  • 13% (18)
    SILVERSTONE RAVEN RV01-BW
  • 8% (12)
    SILVERSTONE RV02B-EW
  • 52% (72)
    NZXT Phantom
  • 16% (22)
    Other ( Please List Your Choice in Thread )
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post #52 of 107
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Originally Posted by purpleannex View Post
Because we're not all 10 yrs old.
You know what they say about opinion's.
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post #53 of 107
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Originally Posted by Melee View Post
My thoughts, exactly. The rarity and elegance of the case is too good to pass up. Thanks!
I would get that Lian Li posted by SexyBastard, I had a raven rv02 and while it cools nicely they are just riddled with flaws.
For example the 3 180mm fans on the bottom are sleeve bearing fans mounted horizontally. We all know how that goes. (I had one actually catch on fire pics are in the silverstone case club).
The frame is thin, if you have a whole system mounted inside of it and the panels off you can feel the frame twist when you try to move it.
The included thumbscrews for the case are absolute garbage, half of them came stripped and after a couple times taking off the side panel you have to use larger ones because the stock ones dont fit anymore (the holes in the case get wider).
Plastic, after a couple weeks I couldn't stand it anymore (might not matter to you).

Overall I liked the case at first but I got tired of it pretty quickly. Also the build quality of the $170 raven to my $110 Lian Li doesn't even come close. I never believed all the "hype" Lian Li cases got until now, I am a believer now. The raven is about on par with Thermaltakes Element series (IMO).

Dont take this the wrong way I'm just trying to help you make a good decision on your case. I expected alot out of that case, and I dont feel like I got what I paid for.
 
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post #54 of 107
Lian-Li PC-A71F.

You don't get much of a cleaner look than that.
Its the same as the PC-A70F mentioned before, but it has a door.
Edited by Dirtyworks - 1/14/11 at 2:19pm
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post #55 of 107
you could go old skool

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or just go for the gusto

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post #56 of 107
I'd say the RV-01, love the look of it but cant afford it. I personally don't like the look of the Phantom.
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post #57 of 107
The phantom case has that sleek look. I saw the white one at frys and had to take a few min. to just look at it. But that red one just sticks in my head. Looks like my old corvette.
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post #58 of 107
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Originally Posted by Dirtyworks View Post
Lian-Li PC-A71F.

You don't get much of a cleaner look than that.
Its the same as the PC-A70F mentioned before, but it has a door.
mmmm very nice, although the define XL looks identical, and is covered with sound deadning material, so should be super quiet too. the lian li looks pretty hot with her alloy on, thats what you get for an extra 150(im in aus) bucks
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post #59 of 107
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Originally Posted by Melee View Post
These are my top 4 choices in no particular order.

If you notice, I prefer the Sleek, Sexy Looking Cases instead of the more "Rugged" ones such as the HAF's.

If I have left any out that are comparable to these or if there are some awesome new cases coming out soon, then PLEASE feel free to make suggestions.







None of those are full towers.

Now, my desktop's a real, right, and proper full-sized tower.


Edited by microsoft windows - 1/14/11 at 5:54pm
    
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post #60 of 107
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None of those are full towers.

Now, my desktop's a real, right, and proper full-sized tower.
have you been watching crocadile dundee, lol???
'thats not a tower....THIS is a tower'
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