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BitFenix Ghost Mid-Tower Chassis Seen from More Angles

Discussion in 'News' started by Cristian_25H, Jan 31, 2012.

  1. Cristian_25H

    Cristian_25H News Poster

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    Remember the unnamed BitFenix mid-tower we revealed yesterday? Well it's nameless no more. The case is called Ghost and it's got more goodies than initially thought.

    Seen below, the upcoming chassis has a black coating both inside and out, and features a front door that can be opened to the left or to the right, a top-placed I/O panel with four USB 3.0 ports, a built-in SATA drive dock (also found on top), and three 5.25-inch bays with tool-free mounting systems.

    BitFenix's Ghost also has four 3.5-inch and three 2.5-inch internal drive trays, support for micro ATX and ATX motherboards, three pre-drilled holes for watercooling tubing (all on the rear panel), a (removable) top mesh panel with a foam dust filter, and seven PCI slots (no fans though). Still no word on the pricing or availability of this case.

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  2. Sp33d Junki3

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    Kinda smart of them to make a dedicated SSD rack mount, without removing the HDD cage to make longer cards fit.
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    case is ready to fulfil all kind of a gamers requirement ... and it simple i like it
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    Looks solid, but why no dust filters at the bottom? Or they are just not attached right out of box?
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    If this is sub £70, then it's a winner (winner, chicken dinner).

    Might have to get one...
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    Great looking case. IMO It could use a nice window but thats just me, I love windowed cases.
    stinger608 says thanks.
    Crunching for Team TPU
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    I'm curious if it supports tall CPU coolers... I have Thermalright Archon which barely fits into CM 690. So I'm looking for something wider...
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    Like the fact that is has holes cut for a radiator at top. Lack of clearence for either a radiator or fans negates what I like. So.. don't like it.
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    The :) -s:
    Looks like room for 8 expansion slots
    Smart idea for 2,5" cage (although who has more than 1-2 SSD-s?)
    SATA-drive dock

    The :( -s:
    No PSU dust filter
    Audio & MIC ports colored
    Not ALL cables sleeved in black
    From that picture, the front door looks really cheap and ugly

    Unknown:
    Front fans - how many and what size (120 or 140)?
    Pricing?
    Windowed version available?
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    That's just an engineering sample, so they will probably add dust filters later on. Although I personally don't care (I don't like them, and remove them asap). In my opinion it's not a cons. As noted the SSD cage is a smart idea. Hope they change the audio and mic ports with metal ones, instead of the plastic. The sleeving I don't care about as well.

    P.S
    Off topic: to the editors: can you find more pictures of the "Prodigy" case. This is the only site that actually has pictured it. And it is such a cool case :)

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