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Budget case with good cable management?

post #1 of 34
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Looking for a sub-$100 case to switch a motherboard and a few other parts out of a old crappy case into the new one (A slow project I'm working on).

Good cable management is a must (Messy cables is a pet peeve of mine), prefer to have the PSU be bottom mounted and while not necessary, a side-panel window would be a plus as well.

Thanks all
post #2 of 34
Get a Cooler Master HAF 922. They can be had for $90-100.

post #3 of 34
Fractal Design Define R3 Black
On New Egg is 109+16$ shipping...125$ total...but it is well worth it...the case is beautiful...
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post #4 of 34
I think Lancool cases are great for people on a budget who want old fashioned good looks without having to pay Lian Li prices.
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post #5 of 34

Nzxt beta evo
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...Tpk=beta%20evo
49.99
Dads build


Edited by Juggalo23451 - 3/18/11 at 2:40am
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post #6 of 34
Cm 690 II has got pretty good cable management.
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post #7 of 34
NZXT Tempest Evo i think its 89.99$ it have gr8 cable management
post #8 of 34
Are 100 dollar cases really budegt cases to you guys? Lol, jeez. For me a budget case is 30-50 dollars. Cooler Master has some of the Best options in that price range. Namely the HAF 912 and the CM 430 Elite. Both have decent cable management from what I understand are are both under 50 dollars.
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post #9 of 34
haf912 has AWESOME cable management. it doesnt look haf as bad( see what i did there? lol). i would get the cm 690II if i had 100$

get the fractal if you hate air inside your case
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post #10 of 34
My vote is for the Lian li lancool PC-K58, @ only $79 and with very good cooling, a tooless design that actually works on the card slots, drive cages each have vibration isolation grommets, even tooless fan design w/vibration grommets on fans, no screwdriver necessary to install or remove cards and fans and it actually works - not cheap plastic clips that break, and with excellent cable management features http://www.newegg.com/Product/ImageG...omputer%20Case


LOL...Damn frankth3frizz, you defintely are not going to bat for Fractal are you...you are like a lethal sniper dude.
Edited by Fuego - 3/18/11 at 10:47am
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