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Imo you cant go wrong with the HAF 932 - loads of room for future upgrades too
I was thinking that exact case, if you can spare an extra 30 bucks HAF 942 is awesome too!


EDIT:failed to read ummmm HAF 912 perhaps ? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-233-_-Product
Edited by sockpirate - 2/15/11 at 7:18pm
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post #12 of 21
It looks like a nice case, but I would hold off on a new to market case. I made the mistake of buying a case before it go to consumers and it turned out to be a total dud.
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Originally Posted by sockpirate View Post
I was thinking that exact case, if you can spare an extra 30 bucks HAF 942 is awesome too!


EDIT:failed to read ummmm HAF 912 perhaps ? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-233-_-Product
nice, but only 2 fans.... Ill keep it in mind though.

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It looks like a nice case, but I would hold off on a new to market case. I made the mistake of buying a case before it go to consumers and it turned out to be a total dud.
I am aware of the risk. If it shows up busted or doesnt meet what i need, ill send it back and grab something else. Besides, how is it going to get reviewed if no one buys it?
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post #14 of 21
Go for it then. If it appeals to ya then don't wait. I just wanted to give you a heads up from my bad experience.
If you do get it, make sure to take pics and write a review!
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Well, today when i got the cash, i got a nifty little suprise. My teacher added an additional $25 to the 150 i was asking for, so now i have $175 to play with. When i factor in the 4GB of ram and the new chipset heatsink, i have about 100 to spend.

Im still looking at the antec 300 and Xclio nighthawk. Any other suggestions now that i have extra cash to burn?
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-197-_-Product

Hmmm ? The HAF series are all very solid.
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post #18 of 21
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-197-_-Product

Hmmm ? The HAF series are all very solid.
as much as i want a HAF, its just a tad too much. Also, keep in mind, my stepdad will only cover shipping and only by a small amount.
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post #19 of 21
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ok, made a thread on 4chan's /g/ board, and they came back with these following cases

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119216
CM 690II

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-027-_-Product
Zalman Z9

as well as a few others which were either too expensive or were crap overall.
i know you guys will be jumping all over the coolermaster, but what about the zalman?
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post #20 of 21
Get the 690 II Advanced and a fan controller. That might run you 5$ over budget, but I recently picked up the 690 II Advanced its an awesome case. Fits large CPU coolers and larger GPU's. It also comes with a few fans and allows for decent upgrades.

DO IT
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