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I have a K62 Case but now that i got another 5870 its getting a bit loud and i was wondering for you kind folks here at OCN know of a quite case that will keep my sig rig nice and cool?
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I suggest the Fractal R3.
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I would suggest after market coolers for your 5870. I have the twin turbo pro on my 5870 and its whisper quiet. If the case fans are loud replace them as well. you would save money this way, plus the k62 is a great case.
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water cooling ? ..... lower speed fans..... 700d?
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This is a great case. Though I love my K-62. I'd just suggest you replace the fans.
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A quiet oriented case will help but you'll get more quiet mileage by having quieter components.

I'd suggest replacing your case fans with quieter fans. Enermax T.B Silence, Thermalright X-Silent, Gelid Silent 12's, and Gentle Typhoon 1450rpms are all great choices.

You could also look into an aftermarket cooler for your 5870 and maybe a quieter fan for your Venemous-X (Not sure how the stock fan of the Venemous X fares though)
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Antec P18x and P19x cases are designed from the ground up to be quiet. They have rubber feet, rubber psu surround mount, rubber grommets for hdds and bay devies, 3 speed fans, and thick chassis walls. It's my favorite case by far and I've used a lot of cases. They'll definitely quiet anything you put in them.
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