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This review is from: Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case with Upgraded USB 3.0
Pros: This is simply the best case I've ever used to build a system with, and for the price, I don't think it can be beaten. There's a reason it's been #1 on case reviews for so long. Cooling is superb - I am running a pretty cool setup already, but my i5 haswell and EVGA GTX 760 never surpass 60 degrees even under intense loads, with some fan monitoring. I am running stock fans - no additional, no liquid. It has plenty of room to accommodate for hard drives, optical drives, blu ray, etc. - 2.5/3.5" bays.
Cons: None that I've ran into yet - All of the fans are running strong after a year, it has been moved around several times (a few times being thrown into my backseat and bumping around some while driving, everything has stayed secure and reliable)
Other Thoughts: Highly recommended. I've recommended this case to a few friends for new builds and they're convinced when they need a full ATX case, this is the place to go.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: I've had this board a little over a year. I bought it when Haswell was fairly new. I may be running a different BIOS version than all of those complaining of the BSOD's, but I haven't experienced any of these issues. The stock BIOS provides plenty of configuration and overclockability.
Cons: No complaints.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: I don't do a whole lot of gaming benchmarking, but this card has done well for everything I've thrown at it. Splinter Cell Blacklist, Far Cry 3, Crysis 3, Battlefield 3/4 (ugh), and more, all 60+ frames on mostly ultra settings with maybe some minor tweaking. I do only play at 1080P.
Cons: If you're running at significantly higher than 1080 or are gaming on multiple monitors, it might be more effective to go with a 770 or wait for next gen.
Other Thoughts: This card is a solid performer for the price. My temps stay sub 70 under intense load with factory clock, using the EVGA monitoring program. I can safely overclock it some, but, I don't have enough performance need to warrant doing so.READ FULL REVIEW