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post #31 of 62
In my opinion, you should look into the Fractal Design Define XL. Even though they call it XL it's not a lot bigger but it's got E-ATX support as a mid-tower (even though newegg says it's full, it closer to mid) and it's got 4x 5,25 external bays vs only two for the R3. But both are great case and the stock fans are supposed to be quality ones.

Good luck with moving the 800D smile.gif
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post #32 of 62
Just swaped up from Antec 902 to CM690IIAD and I'm so happy with the results. The fans the came with the CM690 are ok if your want good air flow with pretty low noise, but when i droped them for the stock antec 902 case fans WOW! Great airflow with the same noise as the antec, and the Antec botherd the beejesus outta me with the lack of cable managment...the sideways hotswap HDD tray is nice on the CM case. I dont think it looks to gammer, stay away from side pannel and led fans maby?
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post #33 of 62
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shredicus View Post
Get something you can show your friends without being laughed at.


looks a little nicer then the 800D.

Or... get a Phantom >.>
This is hilarious!
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post #34 of 62
I have the Corsair 600T and I think it's a great case but it's slightly bigger than a normal mid-tower.
post #35 of 62
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I used to have an antec 900 and while that case was terrible for cable management that is the size I am looking to go back to.

I also hate that my stupid power supply is so big.
post #36 of 62
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I used to have an antec 900 and while that case was terrible for cable management that is the size I am looking to go back to.

I also hate that my stupid power supply is so big.
Why do you have a 1200w power supply for SLI 460s >.>
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post #37 of 62
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Why do you have a 1200w power supply for SLI 460s >.>
I got it for free
post #38 of 62
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I got it for free
Sell it and buy one that isnt bigger then a shoebox.
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post #39 of 62
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Sell it and buy one that isnt bigger then a shoebox.
Yeah but then my trading down in cases starts to cost money instead of potentially save money.
post #40 of 62
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Lol my friends already make fun of me for the size of the 800D, when I moved recently they asked if the internet could still function without my rig pulled in.
I get compliments, jealousy and envy
what kinda friends do u got?!
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