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I'm surprised at how many people like the Magic Cube. I understand the cooling benefits, but it will consume lots of space. It's different and that does help with viral marketing!
Personally I like it because I could buy more HDD boxes and have them to the side with the other side have just the DVD drives up on a desk or something.

It's unique, and building a desk around it would be awesome.
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No painted interior, come on
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post #13 of 36
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Mini tank and the magic cube look neat, But theres too many cases with a bottom mounted PSU
I'm sorry, but I'm getting the impression that you mean that as a bad thing. How can bottom-mounted PSU's be bad?
 
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post #14 of 36
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Mini tank and the magic cube look neat, But theres too many cases with a bottom mounted PSU
I love the bottom mounted psu. It helps move the case's center of gravity lower providing a more stable case. It also allows you to mount the psu so that it has its own air and heat circulation isolated from the rest of the case. Finally, it keeps the PSU from being subjected to heat rising from the video card and cpu.
 
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post #15 of 36
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Mini tank and the magic cube look neat, But theres too many cases with a bottom mounted PSU
I'm with you on that. I like mid mounted psus like ascension or pinnacle 24 style. For a majority of non double wide cases I'd have to say the lianli p80 is my favorite. The top mounted psu gives you tons of flexibility for radiators and the like on the bottom.
 
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post #16 of 36
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Originally Posted by Bill Owen View Post
I'm surprised at how many people like the Magic Cube. I understand the cooling benefits, but it will consume lots of space. It's different and that does help with viral marketing!
It kind of reminds me of the hp blackbird case a little bit. You should do a mod on it
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Why build a tank out of aluminum?

Real men use steel!
HAF 932 represent!
    
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post #18 of 36
That's a Lian Li.
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Damn if they just made an "Almost mini-Tank" for mATX, absolutely love the look of the mini tank, just can't make myself go itx yet though =/
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post #20 of 36
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That's a Lian Li.
The Alu cases are OEM'd by Lian Li actually.
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