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This review is from: NZXT Source 210 S210-001 Black SECC Steel, ABS Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Pros: Good Value
Cable management holes
CPU cooler cut out
Tons of fan mounts
Cons: -Thin metal (acceptable for the price)
-3.5" bay slots face front and back of the case instead of side of the case
-No toolless mounting options for HDD. (this was not the case with previouse source 210s)
-Limited AIO water cooler mounting options
Other Thoughts: I've done builds with nearly every model of the source 210. This was my first experience with the side window version. I am satisfied. The source 210 is hard to beat at less than $50. I caught this one on sale for $33, what a steal!
I noted that one review mentioned that you cannot use an AIO water cooling solution. I found this to be partially untrue. I was able to install an H60 on the rear fan mount in a push pull configuration. The side door doesn't quite close perfectly with this setup though. The heat sink extends just millimeters outside the case. You can still get the side panel on and secured with screws however and you can't even tell there is any kind of issue.
Unfortunately you cannot mount an h60 or similar to the top fan mounts as there is not enough clearance between the rad and the motherboard.
This review is from: Rosewill RX-C525 5.25" SATA Trayless Hot Swap Mobile Rack for 3.5" SATA I/II/III HDD
Pros: Works. Satisfied with the functionality after installing.
Cons: Must use 4 pin power to get the power LED on the front of this device. I assume you could use sata power if u dont care about the LED.
Other Thoughts: The material overall feels fairly fragile but I'd say you get exactly what you pay for.
I've only had this installed for a few hours but working well now.
Support for four displays (kind of)
Decent noise level
Cons: Display Port (Who has a display port?)
Other Thoughts: Overall I am satisfied. I recently upgraded from 2 X Gtx 260's SLI to a GTX 560 ti + 1 GTX 260 and now to this card by itself.
I use four monitors and this card seemed like the perfect solution. While it did reduce my energy bill, I'm rather disappointed to find that the card appears to need an active adapter to utilize the display port with an hdmi or dvi monitor. The active adapters are $50 and there don't seem to be any reliable ones.