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Poll: What case size do you prefer? (72 member(s) have cast votes)

What case size do you prefer?

  1. Mini-ITX Tower (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  2. Mini Tower (2 votes [2.50%])

    Percentage of vote: 2.50%

  3. Voted Mid Tower (31 votes [38.75%])

    Percentage of vote: 38.75%

  4. Full Tower (39 votes [48.75%])

    Percentage of vote: 48.75%

  5. Server (2 votes [2.50%])

    Percentage of vote: 2.50%

  6. Desktop (2 votes [2.50%])

    Percentage of vote: 2.50%

  7. Cube (1 votes [1.25%])

    Percentage of vote: 1.25%

  8. Custom (for Muchoman1) (3 votes [3.75%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.75%

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#13 d6bmg

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 05:56 AM

Full tower mostly, but also use mid tower for smaller builds.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:36 AM

Full tower, the bigger the better!

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:42 AM

I love full towers, but I end up working in a ton of mid towers for reviews...makes you appreciate the difference.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:49 AM

well honestly I;d have to check them all...

I love the challenge of a tiny case but I also like any case. I prefer to pick the case to fit the job I am doing. I dont have a personal preference for size as I have ATX, mATX and mini-itx is various sizes and shapes. it really doesnt matter to me.
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 07:58 AM

If only everything could fit in a Micro ATX case and have great temps :(

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:14 AM

it can... you just need to modify the case to do so...
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:14 AM

Full tower, the bigger the better!

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What is that? I like.

I voted full tower, because my mid tower is to small.
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:16 AM

Full tower, the bigger the better!

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is that two towers welded together?

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:31 AM

is that two towers welded together?

I think its a lian li case, i sorta recognize it. But thats why i asked.
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:44 AM

Xtreme-full tower. :P
On serious note, it seems like two full towers joined.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:50 AM

I voted for sever and mini case, cause I love the room in my new case and I love the portability of my mini rig

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:53 AM

Mid-tower, but typically the larger ones that are almost full towers, but not.

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