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Lian Li Introduces New TYR PC-X2000F HTPC/Gaming Chassis

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Lian Li Industrial Co. Ltd. announces the TYR PC-X2000F chassis. The TYR line is designed to stand out in your living room in unmistakable Lian Li style. Taking the original concept of low profile and slim designs and turning it completely around; there is no need to hide TYR line cases with their sleek Anodized Aluminum Finishes, giving them the resemblance of multimedia speakers. The new TYR PC-X2000F is set to build on the line's success and become the most unique HTPC/gaming chassis on the market today. Allowing unprecedentedly high performance components to be encompassed into the home theater environment without compromising looks or appeal, the new TYR PC-X2000F is definitely worthy of the Lian Li label.

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Now that I like and want. Never had a Lian Li case but this I will go look at first hand.

Just the size I want
 

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that case looks like a mighty fine replacement for a Antec 900/902/1200 or CM stacker for that matter...

I can really see myself going from my 902 to this lian li.

pitty its probably gonna cost half a kidney
 
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How is this a HTPC chassis:confused:
 
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How is this a HTPC chassis:confused:
Anything can be a HTPC chassis if it looks vaguely similar to AV/Hifi gear. This kind of turns in on it's head claiming that blends in with tower speakers.

Madness I tell you ... madness!! You're gonna need a big-assed lounge to house that puppy.
 
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Anything can be a HTPC chassis if it looks vaguely similar to AV/Hifi gear. This kind of turns in on it's head claiming that blends in with tower speakers.

Madness I tell you ... madness!! You're gonna need a big-assed lounge to house that puppy.
It kind of resembles a monolith, and I think that is less far-fetched than the resemblance to HiFi equipment. Let alone its size:shadedshu
 
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Just look at the space at the back of the tray for cable management mmm cannot wait.
 
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It kind of resembles a monolith, and I think that is less far-fetched than the resemblance to HiFi equipment. Let alone its size:shadedshu
My missus would never let me put something like this in our lounge. When I get around to building a HTPC it'll have to blend in with 'the aesthetic'. Something this thing will not do unless our lounge suddenly starts to resemble a data-centre.
 

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I reckon I could actually fit into that, it's freaking huge!
 
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damn thats expensive but sexyyyyy, a little to big tho
 
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How is this a HTPC chassis:confused:
Perhaps the case can be placed horizontally. If not, I would say that describing the case as an HTPC chassis is misinformation. Nice case all the same...
 
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Far too expensive, but its a modders paradise. I think Lian Li were aiming for an Obsidian 800D beater, but at that price, its not gonna stick.
 
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abs canyon?
 
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Maybe, and its HTPC because it accepts micro ATX mobos.... lol
And it's 'gamer case' becos.... becuz.... mmmmmm!!! HAHAHA
Could also be a Server Case because of the e-ATX...

Whatever...
 

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I own the early model of this case. The case is awesome, everything that was wrong with the early version seems to be fixed in this version, more drive bays and you have access to the front panel now, instead of just fans, however the early version has 4 massive fans in the front.

The major problem is that Lian Li never released the case to the united states, I had to order it from Canada, later on Lian Li actually distributed it through a different company with the lian li logo off and sold it in the United States, no idea what was the companies name.

Anyway, to the point, the early model of this case is/was excellent, this one improves a lot of the stuff from what I see from the pictures. I highly recommend it.
 

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The major problem is that Lian Li never released the case to the united states, I had to order it from Canada, later on Lian Li actually distributed it through a different company with the lian li logo off and sold it in the United States, no idea what was the companies name.
Could it have been LanCool?
 
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Finally Lian Li designed a case that doesn't look exactly like all their other cases.:p ....and yes, this case looks badass! I don't care much for that front bezel cover, what the point of have 3 12mm fans or excellent air intake it they're covered?
 
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If it's as shallow as the X500, you will have to remove one fan to fit a 5970.
 
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looks more like a full tower chassis to me imo. HTPCs for me should be low profile
 
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I would have gotten the original version before but the cost was like ~$300 more compared to the P80, so I got the P80 tower instead..
 

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For this size and price, it needs to support 10 slot boards, and the dual cpu evga board. At this cost, I'll take a mountain mods case, tyvm.