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I'm looking for a case that will fit a GTX 570 or GTX 580 with a megahalem on the CPU. I've always had full size towers and this time I would like to possibly fit this into a mid size. In addition, I may also add a second card for SLI. So would I have to stick with another full size? Looking for suggestions.

Thanks biggrin.gif
Edited by Doogiehouser - 3/5/11 at 1:54pm
post #2 of 22
the antec 900 would fit that lot, cable management is a bit of a laugh and really needs a mod to route through tray but other than that i love it and its gt amazing cooling for a case in fact there arent many cases that beat it for cooling... but get the original the newer ones look like crap. and you will get an sli in there with a full size cooler, the true just fits in it nicely so megahalems should fit im thinking.

otherwise get a p183 or p182 tongue.gif they are gorgeous.
    
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post #3 of 22
I like the 900 myself, I had one awhile back. Otherwise maybe something from Lian Li?
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post #4 of 22
My 922 in pretty big for a midsize. Look it up.
    
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i vote for the corsair 650D =)
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800D. Nuff said. Not MID SIZE but I guarantee you'll eventually outgrow the mid size idea out soon enough.
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post #7 of 22
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Originally Posted by supremo0824;12623672 
i vote for the corsair 650D =)

I like the 650D, but for the price I don't. I look at the 650D and feel like I'm paying for more than what I'm getting. I have always liked the 900, Lian Li's, Panzerbox, and a few others.
post #8 of 22
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Originally Posted by jfizz84;12623689 
800D. Nuff said. Not MID SIZE but I guarantee you'll eventually outgrow the mid size idea out soon enough.

My 800D. Nuff said biggrin.gif It's modded pretty heavily for WC but I'd sell it to you if you wanted...
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post #9 of 22
cm storm sniper would fit it all no problem, but it is pretty massive
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post #10 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by anadalite;12623604 
the antec 900 would fit that lot, cable management is a bit of a laugh and really needs a mod to route through tray but other than that i love it and its gt amazing cooling for a case in fact there arent many cases that beat it for cooling... but get the original the newer ones look like crap. and you will get an sli in there with a full size cooler, the true just fits in it nicely so megahalems should fit im thinking.

otherwise get a p183 or p182 tongue.gif they are gorgeous.

I think the newer ones revisions of the 900 are nicer tongue.gif.
P183 is also nice. No sense paying the same for an older, less capable version.
I've always liked the Storm Sniper, and basically anything from Lian Li would fit the bill if you remove the lower hard drive cage. Lian Li just came out with the K63 if you like the look (I don't).
I'm getting a bit into the ricey e-peen category right now. Xoxide is a great place to shop for cheap ricey e-peen mid-towers smile.gif.
You can pretty much eyeball out whether you can fit the 570. It's 10.5 inches long, which means you need about an inch added to the width of a standard ATX motherboard.
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