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What about Antec 1200?

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I've worked with a few case's so far. The biggest one's(name wise) are Antec 902 and CM690IIAD
I think the CM690AD is a perfect case for a beginer
Easy to setup, most everything is tooless
TONS of options built in so you dont realy have to mod it at all, on the other hand case is REALY mod friendly.
There are more fans slots than you can shake a stick at!! you have all kinds of options, be it 120mm for the veriety, or 140mm cus you like the size.
The flow is about perfect!, there is plenty of room for even a newbie to get some decent wire management going. best of all its a mid tower that will fit a very large cooler(i use silver arrow currently) so your not limited there
Its also not as large as a full tower, but there is plenty of room for a nice VGA set up, weather it be SLI or XFire.

When compairing my experiance's with the Antec 902 VS. CM690IIAD I can think of only one reason you would buy an antec 900/1200...they come with better fans lol. out side of that CM690II is a better case every witch way you flip it:P there my two cent's... and becouse I think my rig looks nice after recent upgrade's I leave you with 2 pic's
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All the reason's I can think of for you to get this amazing case..its dirt cheap too!!!
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Nice job smile.gif
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http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1449/1/

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Very Great case with lots of airflow, probably one of the best cases for airflow out there.

Only problem is it tends to build up alot of dust so be sure to use a air can once every 3 days. Then again that's the trade off for having a colder pc tongue.gif
Edited by BankaiKiller - 4/18/11 at 3:26am
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post #25 of 30
I've seen the Silverstone RV02 mentioned a few times in this topic, I own one of these, and I only recommend it with an external exhaust design gpu.

Other designs that blow into the case aren't very good for it. My GTX 460 is styled with centre fan and it blows heat in every direction, very strongly downwards into the center and part of the left of the 3 fans at the bottom, which in turn makes it difficult for it to suck in cool air from underneath the case.

So yeah 'external exhaust' design gpu is my opinion with this case. Other than that it has great airflow, love it =)
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post #26 of 30
+1 for the PC-K62. My rig is kept so cool.
post #27 of 30
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Originally Posted by BradleyW;13162055 
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Maybe look at the corsair Obsidan D800?

What? The 800D's airflow sucks.

Look for an NZXT Phantom, OP.
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post #28 of 30
I don't recommend the 800D if great case airflow is what you want. I own one and it's not that great airflow-wise.
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post #30 of 30
I have a nzxt lexia with an 80mm fan top and bottom 2 120mm front 1 120mm front and side. It's fantastic looks nice too
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