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Old 11-19-2013, 11:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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It is time to start upgrading my computer and I was wondering what kind of computer cases everyone recommends. I bought a crappy one last time around and will not make that mistake again. Any recommendations will be helpful.

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Old 11-20-2013, 01:42 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Computer Cases

Anything from Corsair, Fractal design or Bitfenix is going to be win. Basically find what ever color and price you like from either of those and its going to be a good case.

here are a few suggestions

Newegg.com - Fractal Design Arc XL (FD-CA-ARC-XL-BL-W) Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Fractal Design Define R4 with Window Black Pearl Silent ATX Mid Tower Case - Newegg.com
My personal Case > Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 FD-CA-ARC-R2-BL-W Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
Corsair Obsidian Series 650D (CC650DW-1) Black Steel structure with black brushed aluminum faceplate ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
My Previous Case > Corsair Graphite Series 600T CC600TM Mid-Tower Gaming Case - Newegg.com
Corsair Vengeance Series C70 Gunmetal Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
Corsair Carbide Series 300R Windowed Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
BitFenix Shinobi XL Window Black Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
BitFenix Shinobi XL BFC-SNX-500-KKN1-RP Black Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
BitFenix Ghost BFC-GHO-300-KKN1-RP Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
BitFenix Shinobi Window Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
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Old 11-20-2013, 07:52 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: Computer Cases

Although cheap the 200r is also a good case. Antec and NZXT make some decent cases here and there as well.

Only advice I can send you off with is don't buy an overly large ridiculous gaming case.
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Default Re: Computer Cases

My current case is very roomy and clean appearance. It's not a "Full tower" as the link suggests. It's in the variety of Super mid towers. not too big, but not small either

Newegg.com - NZXT Source 530 CA-SO530-M1 Matte Black Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer Case
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The main thing is to not go too small, and make sure you get the features you want/need. Things like wire management, fan controls, interior layout, and such can make a huge difference as you go along.

I am partial to Antec cases myself. I have a nice one (Antec Three Hundred Illusion) but it has no wire management features.

These are nice mid towers:
Antec P280 Black Super Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com

Newegg.com - Antec 1100 Illusion Black Super Mid Tower Computer Case

Antec Eleven Hundred Black Super Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com

Antec Gaming Series One Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Newegg.com
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