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SilverStone Raven RV05 Prototype Pictured

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#1
SilverStone's Raven RV04 already has its successor in the works, barely four months after its launch. The first prototype of the Raven RV05 was shown to the Japanese press, who wasted no time in taking it apart. The RV05 is everything fans of the SilverStone Raven series wanted, be it a slick new design, or the classic rear-top oriented motherboard tray, which positions the I/O ports and add-on card connectors on the top, making them both accessible, and optimal for hot air venting.

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those 2 180mm fans at the bottom are gonna f**k shit up!
 
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Whatever happened to the Raven Mini!? I was going to get one but got too impatient and went for the SG10B instead
 

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Why is it every single new iteration of silverstone case simply makes the older generations look better and better? The only thing any of their cases have in common is the rotated motherboard and a decent set of fans.
 
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#8
It doesnt look bad... It looks like a slimmer version of RV 03...

Better than RV 04 atleast....;)
 
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This already looks better than the current FT04 even though the Fortress series is supposed to be a "premium" version of the Raven series. They really fucked shit up with the RV03 and the FT04.
 
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:cry:......wait.....:clap:

silverstone....
1.go to office depot buy a nice new clean sheet of paper
2.take a deep breath
3.release .....
4. design something cool again..... I know you can do it

p.s it dose look better than your recent releases.... but i know you can do even greater.. ...

After viewing better quality pictures..... its really not that bad...
 
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I like the fans on the bottom, but the case looks like it is a transformer.
 

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It's a mix between RV01 (1x180mm fan) and RV02 (2x180mm fans), but also a better version because of RV01 and the first revisions of RV02 had generic 180mm fans, the RV05 have got probably the last version of AP180mm Air Penetrator fans (AP181 sleeved or AP182)
 
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much better than the RV04!!!!

glad to see Silverstone listening at least :toast:
 
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Silverstone is now officially dead for me. Just WTF is this shit? RV02 and to a lesser extent RV01 are miles ahead of this. Did they lose some designers after RV02/FT02 and then lose the rest of them after FT03?
 
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sorry silverstone, its not good at all
 
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I like it WAYYYYY better than 04. I like it a lot actually. But yeah what happened to Raven mini?
 
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I like the design and the idea of getting rid of the 5.25 drive slots. They're pointless for the majority of users. If you want a drive, either use a USB drive for those rare times when you need one OR use the slimline.

Now if they'd get on getting us some slimline slot BD drives that don't make me want a loan.
 
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Go go power rangers!
 
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#20
Interesting design, but I do not like the styling at all.