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Your case size

ATX case size?

  • Full

    Votes: 31 39.7%
  • Mid

    Votes: 43 55.1%
  • Micro

    Votes: 4 5.1%

  • Total voters
    78

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#1
This poll is for your main rig only. Only applies for ATX form factor.
 

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#2
I went back to mid from full. Used to have a load of hardware to fit in the case. Now that I swapped to SSD's I removed the 5,25" rack from a mid tower and going to screw the SSD's to the bottom. That way there is more than enough space for a full size videocard and two big coolers.

How will you fit an ATX board in a micro case though?
 

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#3
I sort of wish I had a mid tower. It's a pain lugging this full tower around esp since I don't have a lot of hardware to cram in it. Maybe I can peddle a ghetto looking mid tower off my uncle... heh
 

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#4
Where's the option for no case/tech station?
 

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#6
I went back to mid from full. Used to have a load of hardware to fit in the case. Now that I swapped to SSD's I removed the 5,25" rack from a mid tower and going to screw the SSD's to the bottom. That way there is more than enough space for a full size videocard and two big coolers.

How will you fit an ATX board in a micro case though?
i beleive he meants the ATX variants including matx, as opposed to ITX and BTX.
 
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Full tower. Project I'm at will be uber-full tower :p
 
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#8
Soprano Dx

It's annoyingly small and very frustrating to work in
 
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#9
mid, no space for a full in my desk thingy
 
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#11
Mid tower for me.
 

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#12
NZXT Tempest FTW. Although the plastic on the case really fucks me off. As soon as I get my WC kit I'm painting the inside of ma case :)
 
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#13
mid-tower is the smex
 
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#14
Thermaltake kandalf full tower here - i need room for mah water!

(although it is a real pain to carry it anywhere as it's as heavy as the moon)
 
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#15
Thermaltake kandalf full tower here - i need room for mah water!

(although it is a real pain to carry it anywhere as it's as heavy as the moon)
Try lifting a fully featured Cosmos S with water cooling... its damn heavy. Good thing it has those handles.
 
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#17
Mid-tower for me. I don't water cool, so Full is just too big for me.
 
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#18
Try lifting a fully featured Cosmos S with water cooling... its damn heavy. Good thing it has those handles.
Lol, my bro stopped doing lan games with me after I put water in my cosmos case. he said it was to heavy to lug around... :roll:

Full for me even after the swap today.
 

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#19
Voted full for tech station since it can accomidate even E-ATX
 
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#20
Massive case - won't have it any other way . . .

sucks, though, sometimes PSU cables aren't long enough . . . then ya gotta break out the soldering gun and heat shrink :ohwell:
 

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#21
Full for me but contemplating switching to my mid for the time being so I can do a few mods to my full.
 

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#22
DUH,voted mid but my TJ09 is in fact a full.
 

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#23
Mini, Cooler Master Elite 360, nice little case.
 

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#24
Full for me, HAF932, great case but I may replace it with a 922 in the future as I don't need a full tower, but it made life easier with my GTX260 (now with aftermarket cooling) and 3 WD6400AAKS drives in comparison to my old Antec 900 mid tower.
 
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#25
lian li - mid tower but wider and taller... No need for a big case.