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NZXT Unveils Hue LED Controller

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NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce Hue, an LED configurator that grants PC enthusiasts the power to completely customize chassis illumination. With three RGB controls, Hue enables users to adjust the color fade, pulsating light effects, and brightness levels of your internal LED sleeve. It also features a simple on/off switch in so you can quickly turn down the lights while watching a movie or heading to bed after a marathon gaming session. Installation is a breeze with Hue’s stealthy mesh design that blends flawlessly into the façade of any front panel.

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cool stuff from NZXT
take it to your list builder!
 

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I hate illuminated cases so I don't like this. I only find it distracting.
 
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I hate illuminated cases so I don't like this. I only find it distracting.
yeah that very personal, but i guess this is nice when you could set it by yourself :toast:
 
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nice modding stuff from nzxt, though it's not something important, haha
 

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Needs more color choices for sure
 

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Needs more color choices for sure
Uh, what? You can change the colors by adjusting each RGB knob. What more do you want? Psycho-Fuchsia?
 
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will i ever see it in the US just like the aperture m (which is nonexistent)
 

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Cool dude, how do I order?
 

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sigh another thing that wont fit in my guardian 921RB
 

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Edit: my bad, saw the product page link to see it included 24 LEDs.
 
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I need this. So pm me, you know who you are ;)

Finally a way to get yellow lights. Been waiting soo long for this. I'm not diggin that it takes up a drive bay but I guess in this case its worth it. I love the light features and affects.

A neat color affect would be chaser mode and a slow chaser where the colors fade through the line. Like if you took a pic you'll see all typers of colors at once with a fade between them. The colors don't stay put though. They slide down then line as another color is right behind it.
 

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Finally a way to get yellow lights. Been waiting soo long for this. I'm not diggin that it takes up a drive bay but I guess in this case its worth it. I love the light features and affects.

A neat color affect would be chaser mode and a slow chaser where the colors fade through the line. Like if you took a pic you'll see all typers of colors at once with a fade between them. The colors don't stay put though. They slide down then line as another color is right behind it.
yellow would mean that the RGB can be individually tweaked. SWEET!
 

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the RGB can be individually tweaked
pretty much. You fine tune the 3 dials to get the color you want. you push one of the buttons for the modes, brightness, blink/fade, power
 

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$32.99...well that is not cheap..
Considering that there are Superflux LED kits out there, that give you single color strips of 6 LEDs with a molex connector for nearly 20 bucks, this is actually extremely inexpensive. There's 2meters (24 superflux leds) that are RGB controlled, plus a controller, for 33 bucks. Plus it has a SATA connector for power.
 

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I should have looked more closely at the specs but 24 colors is amazing for something like this,ill have one for sure even if its just to play with :)
 

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I should have looked more closely at the specs but 24 colors is amazing for something like this,ill have one for sure even if its just to play with :)
Actually, there's more colors then that. There's 24 LEDs included, but the color-combinations are just about limitless. Think of the RGB color-mixer in Photoshop. A mixture of the three colors, depending on hue/saturation can give you TONS of color options.
 

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As long as the combinations will give me white im happy :)
 

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As long as the combinations will give me white im happy :)
Yup, just set all three color knobs to the same level and you should get white.

EDIT: Thought you guys might be interested in this, since there's no other news out right now:
NZXT HUE RGB LED Controller Unboxing + First Look
2:49 to see the lights in action.
Hadn't noticed previously, but it looks as if there's two of the RGB LEDs in the mesh of the control unit to show what the light strip is currently doing.
 
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