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Old 12-26-2005, 10:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what is the best case i can get for $70 or lower. it has to be able to cool all of my components and not be too loud. it also has to be kind fat (9 inches wide). my power supply cables are thick and are sticking out of my current case. gotta keep the side panel off. i have 2 cd/dvd drives and a single hard drive. also, i need at least 7 usb ports and 2 firewire ports. i dont want to buy a hub. any advice?
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Old 12-26-2005, 10:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Get a Rosewill TU-155. It's only about $50.
I have it and I love it.
Check this link
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I got this case . I dont know how loud it is because my psu is dead. The case comes with 2 120mm fans and 1 80mm fan. It should be able to cool fairly well.
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Rosewill is known to suck, I personally hate flashy cases like those. I would recommend the Cooler Master Centurion 5. It has an 80mm intake, and a 120mm exhaust, and I love the way it looks. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119068

There is also a version with the side window.
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