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Windows 7: what case?


27 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
what case?

Im looking to upgrade my case when i buy my new GPU and CPU cooler (GTX 470 and h50-1 water cooler) and im pretty sure its not going to fit in side my current case. I need a case around the 100 mark as money is going to be a bit tight after buying the GPU and the cooler. Any ideas??

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27 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I like my Antec 300 case a lot, as it is very large. It has room for all my hard drives (I have 3, but it can hold 6). I am also using 2 out of my 3 possible 5.25 bays.

There's plenty of room for fans, and it is easy to open up.

It's not a real beauty to the eye, but it gets the job done.

You can buy the Antec 300 case for $60 (about 44): Newegg.com - Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Computer Cases

If you want a little bit more, you can get the Antec 900 for $100 (74): Newegg.com - Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Computer Cases
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27 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

You might want to look here

Components Cases - Overclockers UK
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27 Mar 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

i was looking at the antec 900 very nice case. thanks for the help
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27 Mar 2010   #5

7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Lian Li's Lancool's are really priced nice... and they're badass.
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27 Mar 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

You could have a look at coolermaster cases they are really good when it comes to space for water cooling (some have pre cut holes at the back for the pipes) etc. and they are well constructed.

The HAF 932 is just about in your budget (quick search showed 103 inc. del )
HAF 932

But if you save a bit (around 130 squid) you could have a look at the COSMOS S
I've got this case and it is just brilliant (tons of room inside) --- worth every penny
COSMOS S
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27 Mar 2010   #7

 

You can take a look at reviews of a good number of cases and power supplies here

PureOC Chassis Reviews:
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