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Old April 11, 2012, 06:58 PM
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Hey guys,

I just want to hear some of your opinions for the best full towers that you can get for under $200. I would like the case to have USB 3 ports, currently I am thinking of getting a Thermaltake VN300M1W2N Chaser MK-I Full Tower, what are your thoughts about that case?

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Old April 11, 2012, 08:06 PM
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Well, im a corsair case man myself, so it depends what you want out of your case, eg. Side window? Great airflow? Hotswaps etc.

If you like silent slow cookers - heres my pick

Newegg.com - Corsair Obsidian Series 550D Black Aluminum / Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

If aesthetics is your thing -
Newegg.com - Corsair Obsidian Series 650D (CC650DW-1) Black Steel structure with black brushed aluminum faceplate ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Newegg.com - Corsair Special Edition White Graphite Series 600T Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

Those 3 cases are great and look really tidy with great cable management options + support for h100's etc, although not watercooling cases.

Alternatively this is a great case -
Newegg.com - COOLER MASTER RC-692-KKN2 CM690 II Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

If you ask me the thermaltake case looks rather tacky, but im obviously into really clean lines and all, all personal preference in the end.
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Old April 12, 2012, 06:21 PM
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Thanks for your reply W4ff1e, it is greatly appreciated and I also think that the Thermaltake is a bit tacky.
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Old April 14, 2012, 03:21 AM
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I have been looking around on the NCIX website and I have found these two cases

Bitfenix Shinobi Window XL XL-ATX Tower Case Black 5X5.25EXT 7X3.5INT PS2 ATX Bottom 4XUSB3.0 Audio - BitFenix - BFC-SNX-500-KKW1-RP

Bitfenix Colossus Black ATX Full Tower Case 5X5.25 1X3.5 7X3.5INT No PS Front USB3.0 - BitFenix - BFC-CLS-600-KKLB1-RP

What are your thoughts on these cases?

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Old April 16, 2012, 01:52 PM
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Yes, bitfenix make great cases and my pick would be the shinobi, although both solid chioces
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Old April 16, 2012, 02:14 PM
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Arinoth just got a Shinobi XL recently, maybe ask him what he thinks about it?
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Old April 16, 2012, 02:20 PM
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I would look into Bitfenix, and Inwin(the dragon rider is in my sights right now), I am currently debating moving to a mid tower, and these two brands are swaying me towards another full tower.
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Old April 16, 2012, 03:40 PM
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I haven't even opened up the box that case is in.
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Old April 16, 2012, 04:23 PM
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I would recommend the NZXT Switch 810. Its a beautiful case (especially in white) and offers good air cooling, and options for watercooling down the road if you want to do that.

its only 179.99 last time I checked!
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Old April 16, 2012, 06:37 PM
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Newegg.com - Corsair Special Edition White Graphite Series 600T Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

Super smexy.. One of if not my all time fave looking case.. (and usually i go for designs like the shinobi)
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