Published on 26th July 2010 by
Originally Posted by memerootis that a mini-itx board in there?
Originally Posted by mprI really wish you guys would have used dual GPUs. The larger cases are designed to fit multi-GPU setups, and the HAFX is specifically designed to cool tri-SLI Nvidia GTX 4XX series cards. While it's a good review, if you actually built the PC fully you would have realised that the 3rd hole in the back is for the USB 3.0 cable while the other 2 are for water tubes.
CM has said when they get a MoBo Standard for 3.0 USB they will come up with a different hook up mechanism for HAF X owners.
Also you missed out on a few other very nice additions, such as the standoff tool and an in depth on the dual hot swap bay mechanism. Also some issues you would have come across if you'd used more GPUs (which ok for bench purposes I understand, but for an all out review...) is that the side duct has to be removed and repositioned when you get cards in the lower slots.
Overall you guys are the first I've seen to do a temp bench on the case. Thank you.
Originally Posted by CombatusSome good points there, especially about the USB 3 cable. I've updated the review ;) As we don't test other cases with more than one graphics card (unless there are space issues we'd like to mention) temperature results would be a bit meaningless without anything else to compare them too and unfortunately we don't have enough time to do this for every case either. Nothing to stop us doing something like that in a separate article though (Best case for cooling multiple graphics cards) where we could look at a few of the best.
Originally Posted by G0UDGHow would it compare to my antec 1200 thinking of maybe upgrading
Originally Posted by mprI wanted to edit my post but can't figure it out,
Originally Posted by coolmiesterI'm sure a case of this size could have been made to accommodate 10 PCI slots to accept the EVGA SR-2 board.
I'm also not getting the two missing quick release buttons even though the caddy has been stamped out to take them - just looks a bit unfinished to me and would have looked much better with all six there.
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