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Old February 15, 2011, 06:18 PM
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NZXT tempest evo, cooler master 692 advanced,or cooler master 922?

it is very hard to choose between all three of them. they all have around the same price range, but considering number of fans, case size, look, and cable management space.

oh and considering my budget is around 90-100 dollar!

i'm planning on building a i7 sandy bridge machine with amd 6950, please recommand the best case for this build thx :)
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Old February 15, 2011, 07:19 PM
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My vote would be the 692 Advanced II. I think it is a fantastic looking mid tower personally.
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Old February 15, 2011, 07:46 PM
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My vote would be the 692 Advanced II. I think it is a fantastic looking mid tower personally.
I would agree here. not many cases can match the value of the cm 692 at that price point.
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Old February 15, 2011, 08:52 PM
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Agreed with all the above posters! Even though the HAF 922 is larger, the CM 690 II Advanced is by no means cramped. It has all the proper spaces cut out on the mobo tray to allow superior cable management (upper left corner for CPU, and 2 holes on the right for the motherboard/gpu), as well as ample space for fitting cables in the space between the side panel. Simple toolless installation overall.
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Old February 15, 2011, 11:04 PM
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Another vote for the 692.
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Old February 15, 2011, 11:21 PM
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922, if the budget is less 912.
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Old February 16, 2011, 10:29 AM
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i personally prefer black steel inside and outside :)
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Old February 19, 2011, 05:29 PM
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I've built like 10 of each of the cases, I'd personally get the tempest evo, it gives you the best bang for its buck head on with 6 fans off the bat, the hard drive trays are like the Antec 900's and the powder coating is very nicely done unlike the 922.
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