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post #11 of 32
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Originally Posted by leopold1985 View Post
Before you make any decisions, I am asking you to check out the Cooler Master Storm Scout fan club here in OCN.


The 690II offers better cable management.
post #12 of 32
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As they come, i'd get the 690 II.

but if you plan on spening a few bucks for two (2) 200mm fans for the 912, that'd be my choice hands down.
Like I did and in my profile album.
post #13 of 32
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The 690II offers better cable management.
I know that cabinet is a personal favourite but boy o boy! that storm scout looks is just a killer , well at least to me...
    
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post #14 of 32
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The 960 seems to have a lot of fans here, the scout is good but i feel its aimed at lan or mobility. Im not gonna move mine. I would pick up the 960 but cant help but think how ugly it looks. all the 2010 cases are pretty lame in the looks department which is why I was leaning on the NZXT one.
Edited by dioxholster - 2/10/11 at 9:37am
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post #15 of 32
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The 960 seems to have a lot of fans, the scout is good but i feel its aimed at lan or mobility. Im not gonna move mine. I would pick up the 960 but cant help but think how ugly it looks. all the 2010 cases are pretty lame in the looks department which is why I was leaning on the NZXT one.
told you it looks kinda dull, but dont go by its looks. its a catch in the price range, I am gonna get one soon (because scout/sniper are toooo costly here) and when I do, I will cut a side window to make it look better.
    
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post #16 of 32
Beta evo if you really want to go into a cheap case. If you are lucky enough it might go on sale for around 30~ seen it a few times.

I you have a microcenter around I think I've seen open boxes for 25 and new for 40 or less.
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post #17 of 32
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i will check the 920 this weekend and see if it looks as ugly in person as in the pics then i will decide maybe I can get used to it. My second choice would be the scout or the NZXT BETA EVO one.
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post #18 of 32
Best cheap case is the 912 .awesome cable management, looks not as aggressive as the other hafs, great airflow. And quite alot of room inside.
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post #19 of 32
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Im not crazy about how the HAF look either but they are better than the 960 thats all i can say, they all differ in features and i think cooling is only determined by the number of fans. which is bigger in size? 912 or 960? and can the HDD bay be removed in the 960?
Edited by dioxholster - 2/10/11 at 10:09am
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post #20 of 32
I;m telling ya, nothing beats a 912 with two 200mm fans !

Space for everything, cooling, cable management, size, looks !

you can move the supplied front 120mm to the side pannel and you're set on airflow if you get the other 200mm's
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