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I like the look of the Silverstone Raven (rv02) and the BitFenix Colossus, this is were I want to invest most of my money as I plan on slowly upgrading sticking with the same case.

Tell me if I'm talking bollocks and any suggestions?
post #2 of 73
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Originally Posted by Tom607 View Post
I like the look of the Silverstone Raven (rv02) and the BitFenix Colossus, this is were I want to invest most of my money as I plan on slowly upgrading sticking with the same case.

Tell me if I'm talking bollocks and any suggestions?

Edited by Krymore - 4/1/11 at 11:51am
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post #3 of 73
Sounds good to me!

I love the design of the Raven.
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I love my 800D. Super easy to work in.
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Why the facepalm? and thanks
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Is there any reason why you're choosing aesthetics over performance (at least, initially)?
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post #7 of 73
I would go with something like this to be honest.

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16811517013

It looks just a good as cool as the RV02 and it's nearly half the price. I'd invest the savings towards something else in your computer...maybe an SSD.
    
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Chuck - Yeah , well I had seen a few reviews and it seemed popular, I'm new to pc building but as far as I could tell the cases I like are okay performance anyway?

Leafs - I wanted a full tower case so if I did want to try different setups I wouldn't be constricted and since it would be my first build I would have plenty of room for poor cable management etc. I can defiantly see where you coming from with the price though, I thought it would be much easier just to upgrade internals as I got more money rather then re-fitting everything in a new case?
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I would go with something like this to be honest.

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16811517013

It looks just a good as cool as the RV02 and it's nearly half the price. I'd invest the savings towards something else in your computer...maybe an SSD.
Don't get an Azza case, there are much higher quality cases for cheaper.

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Chuck - Yeah , well I had seen a few reviews and it seemed popular, I'm new to pc building but as far as I could tell the cases I like are okay performance anyway?
I know the Raven is a fantastic case, and I'm quite sure the BitFenix is as well (if BitFenix has retained CMs build quality).

A bit on the expensive side, but you do get what you pay for.
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i love my 800d. Super easy to work in.
x2!
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