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HAF 912 Advanced vs 500R ?

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#1
Hi guys,

I'm trying to pick a case between of these two, there's a 30$ diffrence.(500r the more expensive one)
Is the 30$ diffrence worth it ?
 
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#2
both are solid.....
if u like to mod it a bit i would go for the 500R



the HAF can be modded nice too no deal but this doesn´t look nice:



to that:



or



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#3
I had the had 912 non advanced, but it is basically the same. I upgraded from that to the 550d, which has the same internal layout of the 500r. I am much happier with my 550d. Corsair's build quality is fantastic, compared to my haf 912 which I would say was pretty good. Looks are low on my list, but I personally think the 500r is better there. More modding options on the 500r as mentioned.
 
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