Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.
If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.
Showing Results: Most Recent
Pros: Nice looks, compact, decent internal layout. Dual thermometers with front-panel readout. Fairly sturdy when all put together, as long as you don't put pressure on any of the plastic windows. Airflow looks ok, but I put a low-power MB and CPU in it, so I'm not challenging airflow by any means. Your mileage may vary.
Cons: Flimsy until completely assembled. Cable management nonexistent; you'll be on your own in that department. (The case does come with some 2" fine-gauge cable ties, but that's not enough and I couldn't find any way to anchor the bundled cables to the internal chassis.)
Don't try to use the front handle for anything--it'll fail under almost no load. Assume it's decorative and you'll be OK.
Other Thoughts: I am using this case to building a household server, so I'm not trying to wedge a whole bunch of components into the case. I could forsee some challenges if I were trying to go full SLI with dual 2-wide vid cards, for instance, or a tall CPU cooler. Still, it's a compact case; you have to expect some of that.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: SilverStone SDP08 2 x 2.5" to 3.5" Bay Converter
Pros: Sturdy (decent metal construction). Accommodates 2 2.5" SDD devices, with air gap for cooling.
Cons: Outer screw holes (i.e., for 3.5" mounting) were too small for drive mounting pins of tool-free HD mounting sled of Cooler Master HAF 922; needed to be bored out a touch to fit. Stamped metal construction had a couple of nearly-sharp edges.
Other Thoughts: If you're willing to bore out the screw holes in the outer frame, you can use this with no-screw (pin-based) HD mounting. And be careful handling it until you're sure there aren't any sharp edges, or give the edges a quick swipe with emery cloth before using.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Amazing boot speed and application load speed. Windows 7 Pro boots to login within 7 seconds of power-up, and about 1/3 of that is BIOS time. World of Warcraft zones load in 1/2 the time of 10,000 RPM WD hard drive.
Cons: Smallish, so good space management and tidiness are necessary. Pricey, but worth it
Other Thoughts: If I had the money I'd have splurged on the 160GB X25-M. But the 80 GB is more than enough for Win7 Pro 64-bit and selected applications, if managed carefully. Couple it what a good SATA2 rotary hard drive for other apps and you're in good shape.READ FULL REVIEW