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post #31 of 42
Looks a hell of a lot better than that Collossus POS they released last year.
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Looks a hell of a lot better than that Collossus POS they released last year.
I didn't like the look of the original Colossus, mainly because of the lights on the sides, it just looked tacky, but i still wouldn't call it a POS.

It was basically a HAF-X with a different exterior and i wouldn't call the HAF-X a POS.

BUT I think Colossus Venom window edition looks very good though. It doesn't have the light show on the side panels, it's only on the front. And it has a massive window on the side.


Edited by amorph - 3/11/11 at 6:03pm
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post #33 of 42
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Looks a hell of a lot better than that Collossus POS they released last year.
looks really nice in person doood
post #34 of 42
I am just completely underwhelmed by Bit Fenix. Expected so much more from them.
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post #35 of 42
I like it.
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post #36 of 42
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Wow, very nice, though I think the left side panel should have been solid instead of windowed.
they will sell a version without a window
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Note that this is the window version of the case and there is a non-windowed version that will obviously see this side panel completely solid.


I love the fact that it has a removable top so that there is a washable filter
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Any word on when this is available to buy?
    
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Any word on when this is available to buy?
April 25th.

Preorders were made available today on the BitFenix STORE for people in the US.
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post #39 of 42
Now that I look at this again, I'm not so impressed anymore but it does look better to me than the other cases they've made so far.
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post #40 of 42
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Cons
- No USB3.0
Ah dang! I guess I'll just have to use the rear Motherboard USB 3.0 connectors!

I'd like to add to the cons, those Drive Mounts are just UGH! I Hate em!

I like the case overall, but I want see a good side shot with the window! Anyone?
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