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Poll Results: Which Case had the best combo of Airflow, Looks, and Cable Management?0

 
  • 0% (0)
    Rosewill ARMOR Gaming Case
  • 0% (0)
    Antec DF-35
  • 15% (4)
    AZZA Hurrican 2000
  • 3% (1)
    COOLER MASTER Storm Scout
  • 19% (5)
    COOLER MASTER RC-692-KKN2 CM690 II
  • 23% (6)
    COOLER MASTER HAF 932
  • 30% (8)
    NZXT Phantom
  • 7% (2)
    Other $100 case (post answer in thread)
26 Total Votes  
post #11 of 18
I really liked the CM690 II Advance or Basic. Cable management is great. airflow is great (I believe you can stick quite a few fans in here)

Looks fair, not very aggressive or passive.
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post #12 of 18
Thread Starter 
yeah i checked out 3dgameman's review i think the two winners are the haf and the 690 II i will probably buy both of them temporarily and see which one fits the best and return the other

thanks for the help guys + rep to all
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post #13 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by sockpirate View Post
This is a lie....every one of my fans came with a dust filter on my HAF......
HAF - X has filter

on his list it says HAF932 which doesn't, check your facts please.
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post #14 of 18
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Originally Posted by sockpirate View Post
Solid Advice here!


Quote:
Originally Posted by BadAssClocker View Post
yeah i checked out 3dgameman's review i think the two winners are the haf and the 690 II i will probably buy both of them temporarily and see which one fits the best and return the other

thanks for the help guys + rep to all
Both are great for the money. I have the 690 and if you give me 90 bucks I'm gonna buy it again.
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post #15 of 18
At the $100 price point, This case is a solid buy. Superb quality, great looks. These cases have been around for years and have withstood the test of time. For a reason.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811112099
post #16 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by somebodysb2 View Post
Rosewill and Antec are REALLY low quality.
I agree...
Don't make the same mistake I made...
post #17 of 18
How about HAF922 it has dust filter. Phantom is just plain fugly.
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post #18 of 18
Thread Starter 
@SmasherBasher are you sure about that it doesnt look good with cable management?
@kiwi yeah and i dont like how antec refuses to have toolfree design
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