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Xigmatek Gigas Brushed Aluminum Micro-ATX Cube Case Announced

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Xigmatek is celebrating a first with the Gigas Micro-ATX Cube, as it is their first Aluminum chassis. Even with its compact dimensions, the Gigas Cube manages to fit high-end Hardware, allowing one to easily build a potent HTPC or Gaming system. USB 3.0, space for up to 4 fans, along with a fan controller round up the list of features.

The word "Gigas" is part of the Greek language and means "giant". In the modern language, the prefix "giga" can be found in many different areas to quantify the sheer size. Gigabyte or Gigawatt are such examples and the new chassis from Xigmatek carries the name "Gigas" for good reason.

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That front panel kill's the case IMHO, otherwise a nice lil' piece of kit
 
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The front panel mesh looks like a butterfly :D
 
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The front panel mesh looks like a butterfly :D
I should have been more specific :eek: The switch panel is what does it for me. Everything else look's great!
 
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"Gigas"? We're all doomed...
 
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The micro-ATX case selection is getting better each day it seems!
 

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That's a real nice case although i wish they had used little hex key screws and not Philip screws as it looks like they thought of near every thing else.
 

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I should have been more specific :eek: The switch panel is what does it for me. Everything else look's great!
I agree, that thing is hideous. Seems like it was a complete afterthought.
 
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The switche's should have gone directly into the front panel, prolly somewhere along the bottom or side would have looked best IMO. It's almost as if they needed to cover up a random hole or something so they stuck the switch plate over it and called it a day lol
 
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Ohhhhh, I really like this case. Very nice. :D
 
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love the "><" on the front .....nice touch ><igmatek
 
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awesome case ......
 
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I thought I was looking at an ATX case there for a moment.
Still huge for a M-ATX case.
 
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The layout is unique and I like it but the 'x' is dumb.
 
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That is actually a really nice looking case. I'm liking the interior too, but the lame "X" on the front does bring down the want value quite a lot.
 

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The switche's should have gone directly into the front panel, prolly somewhere along the bottom or side would have looked best IMO. It's almost as if they needed to cover up a random hole or something so they stuck the switch plate over it and called it a day lol
Putting that panel lower in the case would of made it harder to remove and would be in the way of the air flow..

The layout is unique and I like it but the 'x' is dumb.
Yes, i think they made it stand out to much. I think a better idea would of been to show the whole area of were the fans could suck air though then made the holes a little bigger were the X is so it would not stand out to much..
 
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IMO it seems it has some styline cues from Silverstone and/or Lian Li. Very impressive product from Xigmatek although the front vents look odd and the connector panel does seem to be an afterthought as others have already said.
 

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I really like this, I will be looking into availability in march i think.

I have bookmarked the page for it on Caseking. :D
 
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Any word on US availibility ?
 
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no dust filters :(
 
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Putting that panel lower in the case would of made it harder to remove and would be in the way of the air flow..
You misunderstood me, i would do away with that panel completely. There is NO need for it. The switch's should be directly mounted to the case in a more appealing location