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#1 Nemo

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Posted 16 March 2010 - 09:18 PM

OCC reviewer airman takes a look at another full-tower case and this time its the Xclio A380 Color Plus - http://www.overclock...clio_colorplus/

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Posted 16 March 2010 - 09:30 PM

What could have been an awesome front fan turned out to be just a gimmick, that fan placement is ridiculous...

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Posted 16 March 2010 - 09:37 PM

I have both an xclio psu and case, both of which have satisfied me.
i was displeased with the cable management, but other than that, i like m case.

here it is http://www.newegg.co...3-019-_-Product

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 12:41 AM

i've seen this case before. i didn't like the look of the front fan fron the first time i saw it, and now i dislike it more seeing how it is wasted.

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 12:57 AM

What could have been an awesome front fan turned out to be just a gimmick


my tagan a+ diablo was just like that. those big fans in front don't do diddly

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 04:06 AM

my tagan a+ diablo was just like that. those big fans in front don't do diddly

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 12:47 PM

256 color LED? :blink:

damn!

Too bad it's on a subpar case.

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 04:24 PM

I'd never buy anything Xclio related again. They don't have any offices in the USA and getting ahold of them for anything tech support related is hopeless. I had to get ahold of NewEgg and have them try to get ahold of Xclio to answer the 3 Warranty related e-mails I sent them using the e-mail addy right on their website. Luckily for me the power supply is now working fine, but still the same, I'll stick to product manufacturers that respond to customers instead of avoid them. And no, Xclio never did return an e-mail to me

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 04:34 PM

One works just fine on my CM922! Its how its implemented


Thats because Cooler Master makes awesome cases.

Review was good, and the case did have some potential before I saw behind the front bezel.

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Posted 17 March 2010 - 05:01 PM

One works just fine on my CM922! Its how its implemented

Yeah, on good cases the airflow is unobstructed.

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