Date Joined: 04/09/12
Pros: Works fine, no defects out of the box.
works at advertised speeds, and doesn't display anything to contradict its advertisement,
Cons: It didn't magically turn into an i7-3770k overnight. Darn.
Overall Review: Its a great lower-end intel CPU.
Pros: Formal and modest
USB3.0 connects directly onto motherboard, not through the back panel
Plenty of room on the inside, and tidy cable management.
Included fans are very silent.
Easy installation bays work well, and dont vibrate.
While the side panels on their own can feel some what flimsy, the case as a whole feels very sturdy.
Cons: Putting just about any 5.25" drive into the top bay will block off use of the forward top mounted fan.
Getting the front panel audio connector to connect on the opposite end of the MB was a bit of a stretch trying to use the back side for cable management, but if CM isn't you're thing, its not an issue.
Overall Review: Keep in mind that the scores and assessments made, are done so in accordance to this things price range and market. Its the lower end model, and thus it was reviewed as such. That being said, if you catch it on sale, it is indeed a great buy.
Also, the forward fan thing isn't really that big of a deal, unless you're the kind will pay the extra amount of money to over clock and get a ridiculously high end GPU, but if that were the case, why bother buying the bottom end case? I guess what I mean to say here is, think about what you're buying and what you're after before you make the purchase, and you wont have an issue with this case.
Pros: You get what's advertised and what you pay for, what more could you want?
Cons: As a USB extension? None.
Pros: Gets good range.
Works OOB for linux builds.
Cons: the dongle itself is large for plugging it directly into a port.
Overall Review: I was concerned that it would drop signal or in other ways be a pain, based off of other reviews here on newegg, however I've had it getting on for a few months now and havent had a single issue with it.
As for its size, I knew it would be a larger dongle going into the purchase (if you would not've other wise have known this, look at the picture...) so i bought a USB extension cable then duct taped the device itself to the underside of my desk. Keeps it out of the way of both my desk space and port space.