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Whats a good and affordable mid case that supports long graphic cards?

#1Cobra1010Posted 12/15/2013 7:25:58 PM
im planing to buy windforce r9 290 or vaporx r9 290 when they come out. I think the zalman z11 case is just a centimeter too short to fit the windforce card. Which is a shame because the zalman z11 looks absolutely badass.

I love everything about that case except that the usb3 etensions dont go into the motherboard, they are just like usb jacks that must go into the back of the mother board.
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#2AltmadragonPosted 12/15/2013 7:45:23 PM
Fractal design define R4(windowless) $79, with window someplaces it's 89$
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#3PyrotechnixxxPosted 12/15/2013 8:06:52 PM
Pretty much any case that has removable from HDD racks should work nicely for you. I have a CM Storm Scout 2 and it fits those requirements nicely, although I'd recommend the FD R4 over it.
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#4Ep1taph303Posted 12/15/2013 9:00:07 PM
Haf 922
#5DerPancakePosted 12/15/2013 9:01:21 PM
Storm Enforcer
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#6Lord_CohlianiPosted 12/15/2013 9:03:17 PM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811139018

60 bucks and can can fit anything you throw at it. I own one. Nice build quality.
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#7AlleRacingPosted 12/15/2013 10:31:34 PM
Fractal Design Define R4
Fractal Design Arc Midi
Corsair Carbide series
Cooler Master 690 III
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#8Cobra1010(Topic Creator)Posted 12/16/2013 7:51:39 AM
Isa black box really the way to go? I want something that looks as sick as the zalman z11. If theres really no other choices then i'll have to reluctantly go with a black box then.
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#9arleasPosted 12/16/2013 8:02:49 AM
From: Cobra1010 | #008
I want something that looks as sick


Just spray paint it with this symbol:
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/c0/Biohazard_symbol.svg/520px-Biohazard_symbol.svg.png

That'll make it look sick. I guess you'd have to do it in a color other than black though... maybe green. Green can look kinda ill.
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#10Flaktrooper123Posted 12/16/2013 8:07:04 AM(edited)
Corsair graphite 500r

If you willing to pay a little more and want better looks, maybe Corsair Vengeance C70, I have this case.