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Old 07-05-2009, 09:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I am new to these forums but anyways I am confused with which case I should get, I have a price range of $100 and less. I searched ALOT and I read alot of reviews so I just want YOUR oppinons and why you think so. Please keep price in mind too. I live in Canada and I am willing to buy online. I want it for gaming and to look somewhat good too.

Here's what I came across:

Antec 300: $58
Antec 900: $99
Sunbeam Transformer: $93 ($76 with Price match)

Any others?

I heard that the Sunbeam Tuniq 3 Case is really good with a good price range but where can I buy that?

Sorry if I posted it in the wrong forums.
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Welcome, and whats going into it?

I ask as my 900 is bursting with 2 gtx260s and a Silverstone psu.


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I prefer the 300 over the 900 unless you have a lot of components to fit in the case.
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No, I don't have a lot of components going into it just the M3N78-VM motherboard, 9600 GT, 1 hardrive and optical drive, so no not a lot of stuff. Also I came across the NZXT Guardian 921 for $100 but is it worth that money, I know it looks cool and all but what about the quality and such? Hope someone here had that case before and can tell me from there experience but I did read a lot of positive reviews of it.
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300 THAn, for sure.

The gardian looks kinda bad for wiring, but i've never seen one.
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OK, but is that from looking at pictures or personal experience? Because I was thinking of getting the guardian, but I will have to see what people think.
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I have the antec 300 for one of my machines and for a midsize tower it is the best I have worked with.

I have no experience with the other case you are looking at but for the price it is close to impossible to beat the 300.
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I got a 900, and its okay, and with alot less parts, ou'd be better in a 300.
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OK Thanks for all your help, I will have to see I guess.
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I have been very happy with my Antec 300 and highly recommend it.
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