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Corsair Announces New Additions to its PC Case Lineup

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Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the builder-friendly Obsidian Series 550D ultra-quiet premium case and the compact Carbide Series 300R gaming case.

The Obsidian Series 550D offers a revolutionary combination of noise reduction and a wide array of choices for customizing cooling. The rugged steel and brushed aluminum chassis comes with two 120mm intake fans and one 120mm exhaust fan. Additional fan mounting points are provided for up to ten fans total, including locations for dual side-mounted fans for drawing air directly onto GPUs, and top fan mounts spaced for radiator compatibility. Unused hard drive cages can be removed to improve airflow, and Corsair's cable routing system allows wires and cables to be tucked behind the motherboard and out of the airflow path.

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it's getting better and better. nice job! :D
 
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These look nice. Wouldn't mind having a 550D.
 

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There is only so much one can do with a square Box . Same old same old .
 
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550D = Awesome! Nice and clean and you add lots of fans if thats your thing.
 
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looking sleek and professional as always.
 
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Nice. There are very few cases outside of Lian-Li that I like, the 550D is now on that very short list!
 
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Initially I thought the 550D's power button was glowing white, but unfortunately I think it's just chrome. Still, they're both very nice looking cases. I was going to get a Fractal case for my next build, but the 550D is mighty tempting.
 

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Lovin' the look of that 550D.
 
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I like the 550D, but it's a little too expensive I think.
 
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I like the look of I/O panel on the Obsidian 550D and that it's up top, wished they'd used that same thing on the Carbide Series.

Still hoping that Corsair comes out with a nice clean mini tower, with a tailor PSU included. Something that's all set for a m-ATX lower power build. It wouldn't need to swallow some 6950 or hold 7 HDD. Simple APU builds, that has it working a few fans and some noise reduction (although low watt they don't need to go overboard) into the equation. A 430W with like 5 SATA plugs (add one SATA to molex), one PCI-E 6-Pin, a 4/8 mobo plug, and skip the floppy.
 
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#13
the 300R looks nice and not too expensive. looks like the side vents would be right over the gpus, should help with multi gpu setups

@entropy13, they may also announce a new version of their desktop speakers