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#1 bp9801

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Posted 23 April 2012 - 08:39 PM

OCC reviewer BluePanda has a brand-new Cooler Master case on the test bench today. See how it compares in the OCC review of the Cooler Master HAF XM Chassis - http://www.overclock...iews/cm_haf_xm/

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Posted 23 April 2012 - 10:38 PM

Looks like my Dream Case :biggrin:

Great Review BluePanda :cheers:

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 10:37 AM

That is a seriously nice looking case!

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 10:40 AM

I wish it would have came sooner, like a year sooner.

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 04:09 PM

nice review but still no fan of the Haf series here :dunno:

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 05:53 PM

The HAF 932 was the first case I saved up my pennies for and really waited to buy. I was very excited about it. Granted they messed up my order in my benefit and I got the more expensive version -- but I love the case. It was nice to review the XM, it's something you don't think much about when you start doing reviews -- you no longer really have that "personal" setup anymore.

Reviews like this make me happy -- I loved the case. It's only once and awhile when I find something I'm really happy with. I'm probably one of the more critical reviewers. haha

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 05:59 PM

Nice Panda!

I love the HAF's

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Posted 25 April 2012 - 04:54 PM

I'm not a huge fan of how the HAFs look but I'm always a huge fan of air flow, cable management and room. It always seems like CoolerMaster's HAF series thinks of everything in terms of those three categories. Great review bluepanda!
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Posted 02 May 2012 - 01:57 AM

Great case. Almost all the features of HAF-X + mid tower with full compatibility with XL-ATX board. Only con that I can see is those 3.5'' docking stations/how swapping bays. One can't attach conventional HDDs to them. And pricing is good IMO.

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