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Old November 22, 2010, 10:53 AM
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Default Cooler Master Also Posts NVIDIA Themed 690 II Advanced

It looks like Cooler Master's HAF-X was not the only one of the line to get an NVIDIA makeover, as the company has now announced the 690 II Advanced NVIDIA Edition.

The design is a little less flamboyant than the neon green featured on the HAF-X, with simple green accents along the front of the case, and an NVIDIA logo covering the now green LED ... [ Read full article ]
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Old November 22, 2010, 12:40 PM
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That's so much better than the X. (even though I was like the only one who though that wasn't barf-inducing.)

Looking good, CM.
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I was going to ask what's with the lime green, but then I had a look at the pinstriping on my ASUS 450, and indeed it appears to be the same shade..........
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Looks much better. Still don't like the bright-green look of the 3.5in drive caddys inside the case, but the green shaded window and green LED is the right amount of green for my taste.
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thats hot.

Idk if i should upgrade to that or the Obsidian 800D for watercooling
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I want to buy this now - anyone know when it will be available????
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MY EYES. THEY BURN

I couldn't stand the original CM 690 Nv, and sure can't stand this one
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thats hot.

Idk if i should upgrade to that or the Obsidian 800D for watercooling
Dude you can't pass up the 800D for a rig on water.
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800D is MUCH better than this. One of the best cases ever.
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