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MSI Interceptor Nighhawk Military-Class Case Pictured

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Unbeknownst to many, MSI took a plunge into gaming PC cases with its Interceptor series Nighthawk ATX mid-tower. This case bears the "Military Class" branding that MSI uses on some of its high-end PC motherboards. Measuring 180(W) x 475(L) x 448(H) mm, the Nighthawk is one of the more spacious mid-towers. It features four 5.25-inch drive bays (all tool-free), six 3.5-inch bays (five tool-free), and black interiors with a dash of deep blue.

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What does "military grade" really mean here?

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ensure your system effortlessly survives even the most rigorous gaming and overclocking sessions.
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What does "military grade" really mean here?

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Have to agree here... It's one thing to go the extra mile with high end components on mother boards and GFX cards but how does this apply to a case?:wtf:

If it was so "Military Grade" I should be able to toss it down the stairs and it be okay?:wtf:
 
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bulletproof? soundproof? missile proof? D:
 
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tut tut tut...

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What a tacky piece of sht with a tacky name.
 

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looks terrible, InWin has better designs then this and thats just sad
 
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Someone should sue them for the inappropriate use of "military grade".

What's up with all that military crap in PC hardware nowadays? They (MSI) include dogtags with the case, install a magazine-lookalike heatsink on the BigBang mottherboard, and Gigabyte even uses a heatsik that looks like one half on a pistol!? I can see a lot of 13-year-olds going "Hey look, my mainboard's got guns! Its better than yours! Hehe!"
 
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#10
Someone should sue them for the inappropriate use of "military grade".
Well, going on current political trends in the UK at least, I think our army will be having plastic tanks soon for cust cutting so yeah, it will probably be on par with military grade kit.
 

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this mil-stuff is so prepubertal *shakehead*
 
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Never liked MSI designs in any of their products they kinda look cheap and this is no exception.
 
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I'd say only TwinFrozr and Lightning products deserve the "military grade" tag.
 
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Looks cheap to me. Meh.
 
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Looks like something by Raidmax.
 
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It's another "me, too" case -- okay, but nothing to get excited about....
 

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MSI's military grade and The actual real military grade are two different things. A ASIP radio is made to survive a HE explosive
 
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Amusing.

I expected reactive armor, or at least Kevlar... or not.
 
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I wouldve expected it t be able to survive a few rounds with an ak47 to be military class. Heck if they really wanted to make it at real as possible they should of. It could even have a sidewindow as well with bulletproof glass.
 
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Is military grade the new term for generic rubbish?
 
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I like the copper looking power button.

That's all.
 
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Oh my...
Looks like a cheap hooker.
I'll be holding on to the lovely Fortress FT01 for a long time. Or at least until I'm willing to sell my soul for a TJ07.
 
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Is military grade the new term for generic rubbish?
Short answer: Yes!
Long answer: Generic rubbish that is expensive when compared to civilian-class generic rubbish.
I like the copper looking power button.

That's all.
The lighting that is causing that color, I believe. I think it's a common plastic silver-painted button. :ohwell: