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The "Mini-Tank" looks like a copy of the Windy Alcyon DX700, the Windy being much more classy.
post #22 of 36
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Nice, but its missing a bit of the "wow" factor from lian-li and silverstone cases.
I will never buy from Silverstone again Apevia makes better budget cases. I threw my Silverstone Precision case in the trash it is such a POS case.
The HDD's didn't even fit inside the case. They stuck out 1/2" Past so you couldn't get the side on.

Thank god for the Thermaltake A60 Armor, now my Back up gaming PC (Sig below) is running good until I get my replacement Sandy Bridge Motherboard.
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Originally Posted by groundzero9 View Post
The "Mini-Tank" looks like a copy of the Windy Alcyon DX700, the Windy being much more classy.
I would have to agree if your looking at the internals, the Alcyon definitly wins with the clean looks but how does the mini tank compare price wise?
post #24 of 36
I forsee a problem withe the Mini-tank, they claim its for gaming but u cant have a dedicated Soundcard, no1 plays competitive games (goes to LANs which is what this case is for) without some CMSS-3D
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same old problems same old no solutions
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I forsee a problem withe the Mini-tank, they claim its for gaming but u cant have a dedicated Soundcard, no1 plays competitive games (goes to LANs which is what this case is for) without some CMSS-3D
With MiniITX you have to forgo that unless you get a USB Soundcard.

Though CMSS-3D is a gimmick. It's not very useful. A high end DAC would be better.
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The Mini Tank looks like a beast; but all of the cases look pretty good IMO. Word is that Lian Li is actually the OEM for some of the cases.
Yes, looks very Lian-Li-ish. However I think it has more cable routing holes than Lian-Li's. Superior cable management is something Lian-Li is lacking.
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post #28 of 36
There is a case called an XL-tank, listed as a XL-atx case, that can't fit XL-atx motherboards...way to go there.
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I forsee a problem withe the Mini-tank, they claim its for gaming but u cant have a dedicated Soundcard, no1 plays competitive games (goes to LANs which is what this case is for) without some CMSS-3D
Sound Cards are overrated!

A nice DAC and amp would sound way better, which you should get anyways because you can use it not just for your PC but for your portable MP3 player/FLAC player.

For home use you can get a Nice Receiver and Speakers and just HDMI out from your GPU.
post #30 of 36
looks nice, do cubitek make a matx in this style? they got itx n eatx... did they release a matx?
    
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