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Hi all,

Tossing up between a 800D and HAF X

Thoughts and reasons?

Appretiated...
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post #2 of 18
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Hi all,

Tossing up between a 800D and HAF X

Thoughts and reasons?

Appretiated...
Do you have a budget limit or are you just looking for the better WC case? Based solely off your choices - 800D is better suited for watercooling. BUT if there is a budget and goal in mind I would probably steer you in a different direction (*Hint* for a budget busting but awesome WC case check the sig)
    
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post #3 of 18
You want one of the best cases for water cooling and here is a bonus, it was designed by one of our own OCN'rs Little Devil.

http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/lideldpcwafu.html

This thing is amazing. It has enough room to hold 3x480 radiators, can hold the SR-1 motherboard, and dual power supplies.

If your going to dump cash on a 800d, this is cheaper and made of all Aluminum.
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Hi all,

Tossing up between a 800D and HAF X

Thoughts and reasons?

Appretiated...
If money isn't a big deal go with the D800 I have the HAF 932 and I have considered upgrading to the 800D later this year. Imo it has a lot more room, it also has a full plexy side window where the Xs side window won't give you a full view of your components. And finally some people have had issues with rads like the RX360 running into mobo components I'd RAM. So I say 800 if you can afford it.
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post #5 of 18
I'm enjoying my HAF X. Have a 320 rad on top and planning on adding a 220 rad in the front. Plenty of room. There is a 200mm fan onthe side but you could cut it out and put in a full plexi piece later on.
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post #6 of 18
I'd say TJ07, 800D, or, if you can afford one, a CaseLabs M8.
post #7 of 18
No ATCS 840 love

360 up top and 240 on the HDD rack. And one 120 easy where the exhaust fan is.
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http://www.overclock.net/computer-ca...l#post11474575

Take a look. Im sure you'll be surprised. Customs colors, cant beat it.

I cant wait to own one. Im hooked now that I've seen it.
post #9 of 18
MY logic.
Enthusiasts= person who doesn't have a budget on the Hobby.

800D= expensive case that is totally awesome.

so
Enthusiast + 800D = Crazy good water cooling rig.
    
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post #10 of 18
800D. Love it for my WC setup.
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