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http://www.scan.co.uk/products/coole...5%22+front+I/O beautiful, anyone had any experience with this case?

I'm probably going to get this one lol!
    
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Oh crap, saw a video review saying how bad the cable management is, and how bad the airflow is. God dammit!
    
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post #23 of 31
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http://www.silverstonetek.com/raven/rv01.php

Best looking case I have ever laid eyes upon!!! I want it, can anyone shed any light on this awesome looking case?
    
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post #24 of 31
Cool case 404 i like the model

PS: It's a shame you can't get the armor+ in the UK It's a great case
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post #25 of 31
RV01 is a great looker, check out the case club in my sig for pics of various Silverstone cases. It's a great case, but tricky to get right.
I have the RV02, it's a bit smaller, but has better airflow with 3x180mm fans in the base, and easier to get right.
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post #26 of 31
phantom is sexy as hell, but i have built 2 or 3 using the antec 1200 case and was amazed at the quality of the thing. easy cable management, i like the fan layout, and there is a fan on the case pointed directly at the gpu on the side.

good luck
post #27 of 31
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Just bought the SilverStone RV01b-W, the second version of the original Raven! It's absolutely gorgeous! I bought a VGA-DVI cable so I can use my other monitor if the Mini HDMI doesn't line up! (Hopefully it will, if not, I can probably mod it). I've bought some nice blue landing strips (what I like to call them), to make the interior a more neon blue!

Tempted by an SSD, but I think that will be a future investment as it's not "really" needed.

Thank you all in helping me decide, but I found the one that caught my eyes, it's absolutely stunning!

I'll +rep to everyone tomorrow, I'm going to bed! Cannot wait for Tuesday !
    
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post #28 of 31
great choice! hope you enjoy it!
post #29 of 31
Enjoy your choice OP !

Out of curiosity though, no one seemed to suggest the Antec 900. Has it fallen out of grace? I never had one bit of issue with mine. But it is quite an old design - is that issue?
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post #30 of 31
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Enjoy your choice OP !

Out of curiosity though, no one seemed to suggest the Antec 900. Has it fallen out of grace? I never had one bit of issue with mine. But it is quite an old design - is that issue?
It has for me. Thats the case I owned before and now gathering dust in the garage.

It had great airflow but cable management was poor and I found it difficult to get it tidy. The Fans had switches on them so not easy to alter on the fly. (especially the front fans). Not black inside either and thats become the standard.


I think the 902 was a better effort but still doesn't compare to oter cases out there.
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