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This review is from: XCLIO Windtunnel Fully Black Finish 1.0 mm SECC Chassis ATX Full Tower Computer Case
Pros: + Very sturdy, I've taken this system to various lan parties, and 2 different moves. It's built like a tank.
+ Lots and lots of space to work inside the case, lots of space for air to move through.
+ The included 250mm fans offer decent cooling and are very quiet. I have them running full blast all the time and I can barely hear them.
+ Tool-less installation made building a system in this case a breeze.
+ Did I mention lots of space?
Cons: - Very little in the way of cable management. You can get by with cable ties and clips but you're not going to get anything that looks absolutely perfect.
- The LEDs are bright, with no way of turning them off without powering down the fans or loosing your front pannel indicators.
- The expansion bay clip that is intended to hold pci cards in without screws is useless with larger GPU coolers. You may revert to using screws anyways.
- Minor gripe, 3.5 HDD clips are a bit awkward and can really scratch up your disk drive housing if you're not careful.
Other Thoughts: Ok, so this case isn't perfect but, unless you take the time to make your own case from scratch nothing will be just right. That said this is a very solid case while at the same time very easy to work on. Both side pans come off for routing cables behind the motherboard tray, not that there's a lot of places to route cables back through to their proper side, but you can still route a number of power cables through there if you want a cleaner case. The tool-less design does make putting a system together fast and easy. The only things I had to use a screwdriver for were mounting the PSU and the mobo. As for the problem with larger GPUs/coolers, that was fixed with a dremel, just knocked off a couple of tabs and it fit well enough to close. I have never had a problem with stuff falling off of this case. Even the front bezzel is nice and solid despite being held in by plastic clips. I have taken it off before and it can be hard to put back on after removing though.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: VIZIO Vizio 37" 1080p 60Hz LCD HDTV VO370M
Pros: Great quality screen, decent contrast, and plenty of inputs. Built in speakers are decent but still not the same as having a full surround sound system. Still this set gets used for anything and everything and it works great with most everything I've thrown at it.
Cons: It's a tv. For that and videogame consoles it's great. However I also use this screen for computer gaming and I've had a few issues with full screen resolutions that are well within the capabilities of this set. Yet I still get the occasional 'No signal, shutting off' message. Though this could just be a driver issue with my video card or just the input method I'm using. I am using a nvidia GeForce GTX260 with dvi out -> dvi to vga converter -> vga input on the set.
Other Thoughts: Overall this is a great set. Whether you're looking for a decent priced HDTV or if you want a good everything monitor. I've seen a lot of vizio sets around and I can only assume that's because of their quality per price. I can see using this screen forever.READ FULL REVIEW