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Thermaltake Introduces the Element V NVIDIA Edition Case Certified for Next-Gen GPUs

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Thermaltake, the world’s leading brand in performance PC chassis, high-efficiency power supply and innovative computer peripherals for PC Do-It-Yourself market, is proud to announce its collaboration with NVIDIA to design and engineer the new Element V NVIDIA Edition chassis, which is certified for the next-generation of ultra-high performance graphics cards, including the just announced NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 and GTX 470 GPUs.

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So it has 7 or 8 PCI-E brackets?

And why oh why are cases being branded Ati/Nvidia? I'm really confused about this, it seems so tacky.
 
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And why oh why are cases being branded Ati/Nvidia? I'm really confused about this, it seems so tacky.
GTX480/470 run so hot that if you want to run them in SLI you will need a case with a s##tload of cool air feeding the GPU area - so Nvidia brings out this branding feature so you know the case is up to the job.
 
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Does the case support Physx? :laugh:
 
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Its a good case. So imho, branding won't make a difference. People will just buy the stock version still. (I should know, I am using one)
 
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fermi is a toaster with a built in griddle to fry the card net to it... imho...
 
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GTX480/470 run so hot that if you want to run them in SLI you will need a case with a s##tload of cool air feeding the GPU area - so Nvidia brings out this branding feature so you know the case is up to the job.
Since it's from TT, rest assured it's up to the job - on paper. In reality, most probably not.

It's the same with XFire / SLI / NVidia / ATI branded memory. The only difference is a sticker.
 
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I like the case, but I hate those stickers with nvidia/ati/amd/intel craps. They make the case look like is for fanboys or something. I like the stickers for custom-made parts only. Thermaltake, Thermalright, Corsair, etc...