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Old 02-05-2006, 08:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I have a Asus K8V-se motherboard, and i have a really borring dull case. i really want to get a new one, but i dont know anything about compatability with the motherboard and it. the case ive been looking at is:
ASPIRE X-Dreamer II ATXB4KLW

So I'm not really sure weather they will fit with my motherboard or anything so if you guys could help that would be great. and if they wont be compatible could u please give me some links to ones that i could get that have cool leds and a clear side, and a power supply.
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Old 02-05-2006, 09:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You have a ATX motherboard, It will fit in any ATX case, (NOT micro ATX)

Under "Type" in the search menu you can select ATX desktop, ATX full tower, ATX mid tower, ATX mini tower. Any of these will work with your mobo.
http://www.newegg.com/ProductSort/Su...?SubCategory=7

Most of the PSU's that come with cases are complete crap.

Do you need a PSU? Whats your budget?
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Old 02-05-2006, 10:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The X-Navigator is a nicer case in my opinion, but that one is nice too.
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Old 02-05-2006, 10:08 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks man, my budget is about 80 or around there, im upgrading my video card and ram so i dont have much money to dish out on it
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Old 02-05-2006, 10:24 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Hey i have another question, do you think that I will be able to put all my stuff from my old case into my new one, I have a common knowledge about computers, but im kinda scared that i could screw somthing up.
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Yeah, just as long as your motherboard and case are ATX, and that you have enough drive bays.
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yea i do. thanks
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Old 02-05-2006, 10:33 PM   #8 (permalink)
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the bad thing about getting a new case is that i have 2 gray disc drives, but the case is black, and i cant afford to buy new drives, so i have no idea what to do there
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You can spray paint them black, I have a magazine with a mod that shows you step by step how. I can scan it for you if you want.
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Old 02-05-2006, 10:40 PM   #10 (permalink)
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yea please could u, im good at screwing things up haha, and i dont wanna screw up somthing expensive.
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