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Pros: Added the Nzxt Kraken x61and still plenty of room. System is very quite with all the panels. Imagine it will be practically silent when the panels are added. Also added 2x 140mm and 1x 200mm Nzxt fans for more airflow.
Cons: With a 200mm fan mounted on the front bottom position you cannot mount a 140mm fan in the bottom of the case all the way forward. The 200mm fan blocks the two mounting holes for the 140mm fan.
Other Thoughts: Its heavy but who cares. Wheels may have been nice, but really I don't want to be rolling it aroundREAD FULL REVIEW
Pros: Stock 4GHz is process is really impressive, with a turbo freq over 4.4GHz. Decided to use this processor on a Plex Media Center build since Plex transcoding is CPU intensive. Right now it does not even break a sweat at SD and HD movies. Even a direct play of 4K video it does not choke (well of course no transcoding has to take place)! I feel it was a good choice to future proof my entertainment systems for years to come. Very happy with it.
Cons: Only 1 negative thing I have, which is the reason for taking an egg. The heat this thing can generate, stock cooling is not capable of keeping the heat down when under load. I've seen the temperature hit 100 deg Celsius to where the CPU will throttle it's frequency back to keep it from cooking itself. Aftermarket cooler is a must!
Other Thoughts: Still on the stock cooling at the moment since my system is running CentOS6.6 minimal with plex installed on top. Right now with one to two video streams it does not even tax the CPU. CPU should be able to support up to 5 1080p streams simultaneously. I did turn of the the navigation video preview option when skipping fwd in a movie. Plex wanted to transcode the navigation preview when a new movie is uploaded. Recommend to disable it when you upload your entire library of movies and tv shows. XDREAD FULL REVIEW
Pros: SO MUCH SPACE!!! 8 internal and quite 3.5" hard drive bays. all screws come included. Also 2 2.5" SSD mounting points behind motherboard bay! : )
Modern and elegant look. Case is packed with sound dampening foam on top, front, and both left and right sides. Also support liquid cooling, plan on buying a CPU cooling kit.
Cons: Only came with 2 fans.
Other Thoughts: Purchase the black color version. Modded the case to add white lights underneath and behind the mesh vent covers on top and front panels.READ FULL REVIEW