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CM 690 gets copied/rebranded?

Discussion in 'Cases, Modding & Electronics' started by Odin Eidolon, Dec 15, 2008.

  1. Odin Eidolon

    Odin Eidolon New Member

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    hi guys, check this review out: :confused: :confused:

    http://www.modders-inc.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&file=print&reid=247

    the case internal looks exactly like a 690, the fans are positioned in the same way, the feet are identical, the pci card toolless design is the same, odd locking systems looks very similar, same watercooling holes, similar front panel and mobo tray. :eek:

    do you think that the 690 just got rebranded or that it got copied?
     
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    Nah thats been around for a while
     
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    Sigma manufacturers alot of cases for other Manufacturers like CM, Raidmax, etc. I'm not sure why Coolermaster and the others outsource but maybe it has something to do with it's cheaper for Sigma to make them or they just have the tools to make the amount they need.
     
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    Actually brands do that all the time...

    Thermaltake, Coolermaster and many others.
     
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    i knew other brands did that, but i had never seen any coolermaster case rebranded before. however the sigma looks worse than the 690
     
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    This is CM 790.
     
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    cm 490 since it is worse in my opinion :laugh:
     
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    The 690 looks so much better, the cheesy blue plastic on the Sigma case looks terrible. I do like the side window on the Sigma though with the dual fans, pretty cool in comparison to the 690s windowless fan-on-metal side panel.
     
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    ^ yeah the side panel looks gg! and LOL @ wind storm
     

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