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Cubitek Launches ''Magic Cube'' Modular Case Series

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Cubitek presents another unique case series after the successful launch of the “Tank” Series. The “Magic Cube” enclosures are made of 100% Aluminum and offer a revolutionary, modular design. Two models - the Magic Cube B210 and Magic Cube B211 with freely configurable modules are available immediately.

After the success of the “Tattoo” series and the launch of the highly anticipated, all Aluminum “Tank” family of enclosures, Cubitek presents an absolutely unique new case concept. Also constructed purely of Aluminum, all traditional parts of a normal chassis have been modularized with the Magic Cube cases. These sets consist of three separate enclosures: the main module for the motherboard, CPU and graphic cards, the storage module for 3.5 inch hard drives and the drive module for optical drives and card readers.

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So... wait. Thats a case for your PCBs, your ODDs and your HDDs. So... its basically a PC case with external harddrives and optical drives.

Well I guess its unique to the point of "why hasn't anybody else thought about this yet", and if you have the space... Its certainly interesting. Cubitek seems to want a nice, moist slice of the pie.

And what is this, no Caseking video about that case? I am disappoint.
 

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that's what I'm talking about
that's what i want to see, innovation on new cases, not fugly designed 80% plastic cases
 
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Id never buy one.
 
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I'm not so sure, actually. Sure it looks weird and takes up much space. But theres something about this case I like... and I know of at least two ways to incorporate it into my flat.
 
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but the point is, how do you like the finish of actual case
to me, it looks top notch lian li stylish
I dont like it and I dont like Lian Li cases either.

I'm not so sure, actually. Sure it looks weird and takes up much space. But theres something about this case I like... and I know of at least two ways to incorporate it into my flat.
I go for looks first and everything else second. Im real picky that way.
 
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I dont like it and I dont like Lian Li cases either.


I go for looks first and everything else second. Im real picky that way.
Thats why you have that pretty Pokemon as avatar eh? ;)
I dunno. The look of that thing (the case) kinda grows on me.
 

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If there is an external thing that holds 8 hard drives I'd be interested in that.
 
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That is one ugly mofo. Nuts, bolts, crew everywhere on the OUTSTIDE. I dont like it at all. Is the concept really "nice"? Does it allow you to have the main case under your desk, but the ODD's on top of your desk in a more accessible place? No, because the cabling isnt designed that way.

This doesnt mean that there aren't people who will find this "fun and different". I'm sure there is a market for it. But heading up toward EUR 200, it wont be a very big market at all!
 
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That is beautiful... I love it, I want one!! Are they down under?
 
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Certainly is an interesting concept. I for one like the idea of literally separating components into their zones, but there's obviously no practical nor affordable way of doing so.
 
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Although I like the looks, the innovation and functionality of it, the price kills it for me. :ohwell:
 

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that's what I'm talking about
that's what i want to see, innovation on new cases, not fugly designed 80% plastic cases
I was thinking all that innovation but they did not put the PSU in a seperate boxed area or has that been left for the next version of it :p.

And the plastic is why i don't like the HAF ( oh and were the psu is ) really but then again if it was all made of metal i would not like the price most likley and if i was to spend $300-$400 on a case it be from Mountainmods and it be able hold 2 PCs.

Although this company might wake some others up.
 

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cubitek magic cube and tank series

Personally I really love it.
A lot of people are missing the point here by complaining about the raw looks (visible screws etc). That's the whole idea, it brakes from the common mold which is really boring.
It's the most interesting offering since Thermaltake's L-10 introduction in 09 and Zalman's superb TNN500AF back in 05.
The fact it has the industrial look and none of the nonsense blling it's a huge plus for me. Not to mention the fact it's entire construction of ionized aluminum so
@ $279 AU for CB-MAA-B211 definitely heats my sweet spot.

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It looks like Tupper Ware's version of a PC case. Horrible imo
 
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this is a very nice casing for home theatre system apple-ish-futuristic case i like it
 
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and here i was thinking future computing technology was about making things smaller :D
 
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I wonder what the max sata cable length is. Can you even buy 2m long sata cables. LOL
 
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Nice - some innovation in case design. Industrial looks - I like it...