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2 years ago#1
Hi guys,
I have an old case from I think 2004. This is the one (http://techreport.com/review/6247/antec-sonata-atx-case) That's the only link I can find with it actually shown. I'm interested in buying this 7970 (http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=67547&vpn=GV-R797OC-3GD&manufacture=Gigabyte&promoid=1645). I'm just wondering if it will fit? If not is there a relatively cheap case you recommend? Thanks!
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2 years ago#2
GPU dimensions -

Height: 126.0 mm
Length: 285.0 mm
Thickness: 38.0 mm

Your case shows that it should measure 463mm, but I would probably measure the inside anyways, due to drive bays and such.
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2 years ago#3
May I ask where you found the dimensions?
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PSN: amg123 GT: amg1232
2 years ago#4
The page you posted...

Reading is pretty cool huh?
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2 years ago#5
Your GPU dimensions are on the NCIX page. The case dimensions are on Antec's website. Just Google your case...
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Intel i5-3570k | Sapphire Vapor-X HD 7970 x2 | 8 GB G.Skill Ripjaw X | Asus P8Z77-V Pro | Corsair 500R | Corsair HX750 | 1 TB Seagate HDD | 120 GB Intel 520 SSD
2 years ago#6
BIGGESTPS3FAN posted...
Your GPU dimensions are on the NCIX page. The case dimensions are on Antec's website. Just Google your case...


Or just measure the damn thing too.
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2 years ago#7
you should probably just get a new cheap case it would probably have better airflow than that old antec sonata something a like a cooler master haf912 is cheap and good.
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i still haven't found what i'm looking for...
2 years ago#8
I have a big ass case and the 7970 I have barely fit. Driver bays on the inside made it close
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2 years ago#9
BTW I have a cooler master HAF or whatever and like I said its a tight fit
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