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post #1 of 8
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I'm looking for a matx case for my next build.

It should have: (* = optional)
- great cable management w/o need for modifications
- * black interior
- * fan filters

I'm currently looking at the define mini http://www.fractal-design.com/?view=...gory=2&prod=58 but since there is no current vendor for it, ive also been looking at the LIAN LI PC-A04B.

What i don't want:
- cube cases (it has to be similar to the dimensions of the define mini, i like it better )

Please recommend me a case edit: not the vulcan. i dont like all that mesh, it looks ugly
Edited by anthony92 - 3/4/11 at 7:35pm
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post #2 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by anthony92 View Post
LIAN LI PC-A05NB.
That's an ATX case. Do you mean the PC-A04B? You don't really need a painted interior if there's no side window...
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post #3 of 8
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yeh sorry that is what i meant. Thats why i put it as an option and if the case you recommend does happen to have a window
i actually think ill get the a04b unless define mini comes out tomorrow haha or i can find an other case, thanks guys

f it.. cbf waiting for reply or the define mini... Getting an a04b

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Edited by anthony92 - 3/4/11 at 8:38pm
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post #4 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by anthony92 View Post
yeh sorry that is what i meant. Thats why i put it as an option and if the case you recommend does happen to have a window
i actually think ill get the a04b unless define mini comes out tomorrow haha or i can find an other case, thanks guys

f it.. cbf waiting for reply or the define mini... Getting an a04b

/Thread
a04b and definite mini are a good looking and good quality, Good luck with your pruchase..
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post #5 of 8
the NZXT Vulcan is also quite good.
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InWin Dragonslayer, have one myself and it's awesome.
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post #7 of 8
Quote:
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InWin Dragonslayer, have one myself and it's awesome.
Thats a meshy one, right?
post #8 of 8
The Vulcan is a bit ugly but from a functionality perspective, its amazing.


That mesh serves an important purpose.

The carrying handle alone is a huge feature. Factor in the cooling (I have a push pull corsair h50, 2x120mm exhaust, a 92mm exhaust and a 200mm door intake fan in mine while still having room for 3 hard drives) and its hard to beat.

I don't really look at it very often but I do get a lot of compliments from visiting friends when they see it sitting beside my home theatre.


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