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I built a small home server with Bitfenix Phenom M.
What originally looked like really good small case with beautiful aesthetics turned out to be a bloody disgusting nightmare.
Certain screws got destroyed on second loosen/tighten cycle, the 5,25" drive bay is completely useless, the manual is only good enough for wiping your arse, and some of the case's internals are designed in a completely ridiculous way (that's an understatement).
I'm going to RMA the case or toss it into garbage, and am currently looking for something new.
I'd like to hear some recommendations.

What I already considered:
Fractal Design Node 804 - too big. I'm only using three HDDs, so this would be a waste of space. Plus the depth is too... deep for where the server sits.
Thermaltake Core V21 - too big as well. Awkward PSU placement with questionable room for any airflow for the PSU itself (seems blocked by a side panel).
Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 - only 80mm rear fans (what the hell?)
Fractal Design Core 500 - not sure, looked too packed for a change or something.
 
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How about Silverstone?
https://www.silverstonetek.com/product.php?pid=291&area=en
https://www.silverstonetek.com/product.php?pid=796&area=en
https://www.silverstonetek.com/product.php?pid=314&area=en

Cooler Master?
http://www.coolermaster.com/case/mini-tower/mastercase-pro-3/
They don't seem to have much else that's any good and that might be too large.

Jonsbo?
http://www.jonsbo.com/en/products_26_2.html
http://www.jonsbo.com/en/products_56_2.html
http://www.jonsbo.com/en/products_13_2.html

So many case makers are focusing on the external looks today, rather than making decent cases. It's really quite frustrating imho.
 
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I want something compact :( The server is in the living room in very visible spot, so I want it to blend in as much as possible by at least not being huge :D
 
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I want something compact :( The server is in the living room in very visible spot, so I want it to blend in as much as possible by at least not being huge :D
Did you look at the Jonsbo cases?
You're using a mATX board after all, so you can't go too small.
Maybe get a mini-ITX board instead?
 
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I did.
Not available in any reasonable way.

The Phenom M case is about the perfect size.
 
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