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Aug 16, 2007
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Im looking at getting a new computer case, this or next month. My pc is next to a wall now so i cant see its side panel window, anyway i don't really want one with a window anymore. As for looks i'm into sleek and simple looking cases (as you can see from the few ive listed). My PC K62 leaks a fair bit of sound (mine specifically), so i've been wanting a case with a sound encapsulating design. I have 1 Noiseblocker fan in my current case so i'd be sticking the original Lian Li fan back in and using my Noiseblocker in the new one.

Some of my choices, in no particular order...

The Anidees AI-6BS is a case i cant find much about and i'd like some opinions on it compared to similar cases.

Here is the new silent version of the Anidees AI-6
Here is a TPU review of the original (looks to me to be mostly the same).

The Nanoxia Deep Silence 2 is out supposedly at the end of January (i emailed the company), i was planning to wait till then and buy that as an alternative to the Fractal R4, but having seen the Anidees case im kinda stuck as they all seem like decent choices.
Aug 16, 2007
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Im kinda stuck for choice, so i am looking for a bit of someone's personal experience with these or similar cases.


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System Name My Fortress/Trish (WCG)/Julia (WCG)/Ella (WCG)/Junior(WCG)/Cruncher 1 & 2/Kreij (WCG)
Processor Ryzen 1700X/i7-970/2600K/i7-980X/3930k/Opteron 6168x4/Ryzen 1600X/FX-8350
Motherboard X370 Taichi/ ASUS R3E/Asus P8P67 Pro/P9X79 Pro/EVGA X58 SLI 3/SuperMicro 4P
Cooling NH-D14/Phanteks/NH-U14S/H70/DeepCool/CM 212+ (x4)/NH-U14S/CM212
Memory 16GB GSkill TridentZ-3200 (1700X), 16GB GSkill FlareX-2400 (1600X),... various...., 4P- 16x1GB
Video Card(s) RX 580/HD 4670/HD 7770/HD 7770/HD 7770/onboard/HD 7770/onboard
Storage WD 500GB SSD/Seagate 2TB SSHD, everything else is Western Digital (mostly)
Display(s) Dell U2414H & 2409W / Dell 2208WFP (shared)
Case Silverstone FT01B/Source 530/Corsair 230T/Define XL R2/Silverstone FT05/Define R4/custom
Audio Device(s) on board (All)
Power Supply Corsair HX850/TX650/CS650M/X Gold 750/EVGA P2 850/X Gold 1050/HX650
Mouse Logitech G300s
Keyboard Thermaltake Challenger Prime (Great for $30!!!)
Software Win 7 Home 64 (Win 10 Pro 64)/Win Pro 64 or Ubuntu 12.04 LTS/14.04 LTS/17.04
Benchmark Scores Why sit on the Bench when you can get in the game and Crunch!!!
I have a Define R4 and it's a really high quality and well built case.

Side panels have some heavy sound deadening on them and screw-on covers for most of the fan holes if you want to run silent. I didn't set mine up for silence but it does run fairly quiet anyway- running 6 fans with another 2 on the cpu cooler. ;)
Oct 8, 2012
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Processor Intel Core i5 3570K @ 4.5Ghz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X UD5H
Cooling Antec H20 920
Memory Corsair Dominator Platinum DDR3 4x4GB 2000mhz 9-11-10-24 CR-1
Video Card(s) EVGA GTX 970 SC
Storage Crucial M500 240Gb/Seagate Barracuda 2TB
Display(s) LG 29UM67 2560x1080 75hz IPS
Case Coolermaster 690
Audio Device(s) Creative X-FI Titanium + Sennheiser PC360
Power Supply Corsair TX850
Mouse Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard Logitech G710+
Software Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
If it was me I'd go for the 550D,but they all look good,especially the R4 and the Ghost,its a matter of personal taste and which case you think looks better since they are pretty much on par when it comes to build quality,space and cooling.


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Apr 16, 2009
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System Name Sechs / EyeSeven
Processor i7 5820k @ 4.5ghz / i7 2600k @ 4.0Ghz
Motherboard X99S GAMING 7 / ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3
Cooling CORSAIR Hydro Series H100i Extreme / Stock cooler... H50 leaked!..
Memory G.Skill DDR4 2800 16GB 4x4GB / G.Skill DDR3 1600 8gb 2x4GB
Video Card(s) PNY Quadro K2000 / MSI GTX 970 GAMING 4Gb
Storage Samsung 850 PRO 256GB SSD /Intel 240gb, corsair 120gb SSD, 3x 1 tb s storage
Display(s) 2x Acer G276HL 27" 1080p / 3x Acer 22" Nvidia surround
Case Phanteks “Enthoo Pro series”/ Cooler Master Storm Scout
Audio Device(s) Azalia Realtek ALC1150 / SB X-Fi Gamer
Power Supply Corsair CXM CX600M / Corsair 600w
Mouse Razer DeathAdder Chroma / Razer DeathAdder
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow Ultimate /
Software Windows 10 Pro x64 / Windows 10 Pro x64
I hate cases with doors on them, but from that list I would pick.. 550D or Ghost. :toast: