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post #11 of 85
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I get tha tthis is supposed to be a silent case, but having to open a door to access a DVD drive or other componants such as fan controllers and the like just pisses me off. It would be like putting a cover on all of the componants of the dash in your car. Stupid. Stupid.


....no, it would be like opening your glove compartment.


People do not continuously adjust their fans or access their DVD drive.
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i'd like to see the white version!
Would buy a black one, but yesss to white version! Getting sick of my 900 so I'll probably get this and kick up my 6950 fans to 100 and OC them finally. I don't mind noise but 100% fans on those gpus are pretty wild so any reduction would be nice.
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post #13 of 85
I'm deciding between this and the Bitfenix Shinobi right now. I really like the hot swap bay up top on this case, but the windowless Shinobi just has the look and finish I want.

We will see what they really cost in a few months when I decide.
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Because MFG's need to learn to make front bezels that A: Don't look like crap, B: Don't hide behind doors, C: Have stealth covers like the Lian Li CD Bezels.

I get tha tthis is supposed to be a silent case, but having to open a door to access a DVD drive or other componants such as fan controllers and the like just pisses me off. It would be like putting a cover on all of the componants of the dash in your car. Stupid. Stupid.



I find nothing wrong with having to open a door to use a dvd drive. So you lose 3 seconds of your life. So having a door over my speedometer somehow is similar to having a door over some non essential parts of a computer?
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I find nothing wrong with having to open a door to use a dvd drive. So you lose 3 seconds of your life. So having a door over my speedometer somehow is similar to having a door over some non essential parts of a computer?
If you consider your spedometer a non-essential part of your car, then more power to you. It's my opinion. Get over it. If you wanan argue over it and act like a horse's ass anytime someone doesn't herald your blue monstrosity of a case, then be my guest.
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If you consider your spedometer a non-essential part of your car, then more power to you. It's my opinion. Get over it. If you wanan argue over it and act like a horse's ass anytime someone doesn't herald your blue monstrosity of a case, then be my guest.


lol what?
post #17 of 85
This case is utter crap. So cheaply made it doesn't deserve to stand anywhere near a fractal case. However even the fractal cases aren't that great, their airflow is awful. I remember a member on here saying that when he had his R3, he kept getting bsod's because his parts were overheating, switched to the 690 II, and the problem was gone.
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post #18 of 85
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This case is utter crap. So cheaply made it doesn't deserve to stand anywhere near a fractal case. However even the fractal cases aren't that great, their airflow is awful. I remember a member on here saying that when he had his R3, he kept getting bsod's because his parts were overheating, switched to the 690 II, and the problem was gone.
Fractal Design cases are meant to be silent. The stock airflow is low because it can't be any higher and still stay at those dead silent levels.

That's all their is to it.

If you're going to build a high end system in a "quiet" case and not account for the low speed/airflow of the fans then you're an idiot.

More so, have you used this case? I can assure you it's not cheap. If I had any complaints it's that the side panels have some flex to them, but they offer nothing to the rigidity of the case itself, so the flex they have does not really matter.
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post #19 of 85
Do not like cases that you have to open a door to get to the drive bays. Also very boxy looking as well.
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If you consider your spedometer a non-essential part of your car, then more power to you. It's my opinion. Get over it. If you wanan argue over it and act like a horse's ass anytime someone doesn't herald your blue monstrosity of a case, then be my guest.

My pc-888 doesn't even have a door.
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