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Old March 1, 2009, 05:45 PM
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Your going to buy whether people try and talk you out of it or not.

I don't like it as well as a bunch of other people.

But if you like it them who cares?
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Old March 1, 2009, 05:55 PM
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Ya i shouldve rephrased my question, im more looking for alternatives instead of why is hould buy it. I know why i want it already, just making sure i didnt overlook any other cases id rather get.
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Old March 1, 2009, 05:55 PM
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Your going to buy whether people try and talk you out of it or not.

I don't like it as well as a bunch of other people.

But if you like it them who cares?
QFT, the best part of a case if that they can be so different. Everyone I know says I was stupid to spend almost $400 on my Lian-Li but I wouldn't have any other case (save for maybe a MM, if i I had the room). A case is an expression of your tastes so who cares what other people think.

I usually don't like plasticky cases, but this one interests me and it it's up to the quality of other Silverstone cases I can't see the plastic being an issue.
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Old March 1, 2009, 06:00 PM
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Ya i shouldve rephrased my question, im more looking for alternatives instead of why is hould buy it. I know why i want it already, just making sure i didnt overlook any other cases id rather get.
If you don't like the looks of my case that is about all your going to find when you get into that price range.

The reason being is that people generally want functionality over form and this is why generally speaking most cases you buy that are like the HAF are so cheap for so that people will buy them based off of looks.

The Raven is only so much because it carries the Silverstone name if it had been manufactured under say Coolermasters name it may have been a $180 or $200 case instead.

Lian Li and Silverstone are pretty much the pinnacle of high end cases and are generally very plain and boring looking compared to a $150 case like the HAF. But it all depends on what you want... form or function... myself I want form.
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Old March 1, 2009, 06:05 PM
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well all of ur comments basically summed it all up. Raven it is, :). Just need to finish selling this junk so i can put my order through. Promised myself i wouldnt spend any extra money gotta come up with all the money from selling stuff lol
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Ya, steel and plastic are the only reasons for my dislike. Although the steel isnt that bad i guess since its painted. My number one thing is that i want something unique. I dont like having the same thing as everyone else. Which is basically how i am with everything. (which is why i like MSI :D) and why i switched to amd, and why i dont have an ipod lol


I hat sticking my head around my case and banging it on the wall whenever i need to plugin/unplug anything
If unique and ease of plugging things in and airflow is what you are after, well there isn't anything much more unique than this...

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Old March 1, 2009, 06:19 PM
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Lol i just sold my pos antec dont want another one rofl jk. I dont want a testbench though i dont Swap hardware too often and i dont even have a vid card anymore. Onboard ftw.
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Old March 1, 2009, 06:50 PM
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-1. Disagreed. But everyone has their own opinion.

I think the only reason I didn't jump on it instantly was the "lack" of fans. As you can see from my Sig., anything less than "Gale Force" just won't cut it, lol.

LOL ... it's an expensive hunk of plastic. For the price there are much better options.
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Thanks alot to AKg for buying my V-Modas and funding me to buy it. About to order right now :)
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I say go for it. I really liked the case. I just typically would never spend that much. For the price is it a great case. It is unique, it has some AWESOME features you won't find on another case and it is something that will last for basically every computer you own.

If you use the HWC price compare, you can find the case for $233 as well
Make sure to save some buckaroonies.
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