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post #41 of 78
It pisses me off that CM didn't bother to paint the inside of my case black (cheaped out). And the fact that their is virtually no cable management in the 922... WHERE ARE MY GROMMETS?!?!
post #42 of 78
They make good cases, they also make meh cases as well.
I'll probably get shot for saying this here, but people tend to be too in love with them on this forum.
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post #43 of 78
I have a cm 692, I love it compared to my old case. I have to admit my old case was a huge upgrade, but my cooler master 692 was another huge upgrade.
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Okay. I asked like I said I would. He said they're a poor design.
    
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post #45 of 78
I love mine

My UV tube came lose










post #46 of 78
Quote:
What is wrong with Cooler Master cases?
Maybe your friend is referring to the stigma that Cooler master had for being cheap and nasty. Other than that, the HAF's look like they were designed by 8yr olds, but I like the 690 II.
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post #47 of 78
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
HAF 912 - Got it for $50. Amazing case for so cheap.
HAF 922 - Got it for $90. Again i was so impressed with this case i got a HAF X.
HAF X - Love the case so much. It like Antec 900 back in the day.
CM 690 - $80. Got this for a friend and he loves it.
Have you got three seperate computers? Or did you buy those cases in succession?
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post #48 of 78
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Originally Posted by mr.derp View Post
CM ATCS 840 is one of the best cases on the market.
This^

The ATCS 840 is also one of the best water cooling cases. The ATCS 840 is so beastly, it swallows up whatever you put into it!
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post #49 of 78
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Okay. I asked like I said I would. He said they're a poor design.
Well, that means absolutely nothing.
"Poor Design" could mean anything from ugly to not functional to "I just dont like them."
And cooler Master is definitely Functional.
The other 2 are 100% Asthetics or personal experience.
Your friend needs to either build a computer with a reasonable budget (i.e. no $300 cases, $800 CPU, $200 RAM) which is exactly where cooler master shines, or give you a better reason than "Poor Design."

Personally, I still prefer my old Lian LI cases, But cooler master always impresses me.
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post #50 of 78
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Well, that means absolutely nothing.
"Poor Design" could mean anything from ugly to not functional to "I just dont like them."
And cooler Master is definitely Functional.
The other 2 are 100% Asthetics or personal experience.
Your friend needs to either build a computer with a reasonable budget (i.e. no $300 cases, $800 CPU, $200 RAM) which is exactly where cooler master shines, or give you a better reason than "Poor Design."

Personally, I still prefer my old Lian LI cases, But cooler master always impresses me.
^^^^^This^^^^^^ His opinion is just that: His ....you shouldn't let it deter you from buying a Cooler Master case. Educate yourself, and make your own decision. They are far from Junk.
Edited by Ramsey77 - 2/24/11 at 9:13am
 
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