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Ikonik Zaria A20 ATX Case with SIM

Discussion in 'Reviews' started by Darksaber, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. Darksaber

    Darksaber W1zzard's Sidekick Staff Member

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    MKmods and to6ko91 say thanks.
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    Kick start is awesome! lol.
     
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    In no ofence to the reviewer the "Cable mess almost unavoidable" is not the right thing to say ... If you put a bit of time you can hide them away quite easily (Houdini made an Elephant to disappear in the middle of 1000 people ;) )And by the way who uses IDE HDD and SATA optical drives ???
     
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    I think the reviewer means that there are no routes/cable ties/tunnels to feed the cables through, thus if you want to manage your cables you have to do it yourself with your own ties.

    For a general user, this will be too much of a pain to bother with.
     
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    Yeah I suppose you are right :eek::ohwell:
     
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    It could still be worded better. I see this in a lot of case reviews here and other places.

    Why not just say that it's difficult and the case isn't really designed to aid in cable management? Just my $0.02 :toast:

    Edit: Anyways, I only glanced over the pictures, but the general design of this case doesn't seem like anything too special imo. Main selling point I guess is supposed to be the SIM. Two nitpicks that stood out right away to me were the pointlessness of the side-fans, and the placement of the w/c holes; I may have missed some, but it looked like there were just two right by the expansion slots. That's nice if you're cooling just your gpu/s, but I think it's more common to cool the cpu or both, if not more.
     
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    I really like the looks and the kickstart thing, but i can't find any Ikonik cases in germany:shadedshu.

    Rofl. I have to correct my statement:
    There is one case to be bought in europe, it´s the one from this review::laugh:
    http://geizhals.at/kleinanzeigen/?detail=342062
     
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    Nice review and the case is nice looking but companies continuing to mount HDDs like that show how short sited their engineers/designers are.

    And mounting the small exhaust fans where a lot of people have tons of wiring coming out of their PSs shows another part where their designers missed the boat.
     
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    Kickstart ftw!
     

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