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Perhaps I'm a bit spoiled with my fully aluminum Thermaltake Xaser III, but it seems like the quality of new cases are pretty flimsy these days.. I mean the Thermaltake Level 10 looks outstanding aesthetically, but it's thin enough to bend quite easily.

The biggest issue I have with my Xaser III is that it's quite heavy.. but it is a pretty big case.

What would you recommend for the best ATX Full Tower out there? For silent computing, easy access to components, and for lowest temp levels?

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Going from an antec 1200 to a NZXT Phantom this weekend both are constructed very well, I'll give the 1200 the nod for slightly better airflow but ease access to components/cable mananagement goes to the Phantom. All in all I highly recommend the Phantom!
    
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HAF X is heavy as hell - but is an awesome case and is dead silent. But, the fans aren't the greatest on it, they're rated at 110 CFM but it's well under that. CM seemed to have lied about their fans.
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Originally Posted by Rakhasa;13080562 
HAF X is heavy as hell - but is an awesome case and is dead silent. But, the fans aren't the greatest on it, they're rated at 110 CFM but it's well under that. CM seemed to have lied about their fans.

Nice. On sale for a good deal right now on NCIX too
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=53875&vpn=RC-932-KWN3&manufacture=COOLERMASTER&promoid=1312

About $25 less then other sites.
    
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post #5 of 11
I had contemplated the HAF X and would have gone with it had I not settled on the Phantom. Im sure I would have been more than pleased as well. I would not hesitate to jump on a HAF case if thats what youre interested in!
    
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post #6 of 11
I really enjoy my HAF-X

Great features
1. cable managment
2. great air flow
3. quick release hdd slots!
4. optional slots for extra fans
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Hey mate did you decide on white or black?
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Originally Posted by revlimiter;13080619 
Nice. On sale for a good deal right now on NCIX too
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=53875&vpn=RC-932-KWN3&manufacture=COOLERMASTER&promoid=1312

About $25 less then other sites.

Just want to point out thst the link you provided is for a haf 932, not a haf x. The haf x is significantly more expensive than the 932, even though they are almost identical in operation and aesthetics.
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Originally Posted by shinigamibob;13080763 
Just want to point out thst the link you provided is for a haf 932, not a haf x. The haf x is significantly more expensive than the 932, even though they are almost identical in operation and aesthetics.
Yeah, I just noticed that too. Thanks for pointing it out. The HAF X is huge!!! Looks very nice though smile.gif
    
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