Forum discussion tagged with Cases.
  1. Question how do i know my motherboard supports argb?

    Recently I bought Antec Prizm 120 ARGB Case Fan from Amazon It comes with three cables I know only one which I plugged on my motherboard Asus Z170 Pro Gaming. These are the connectors of this fan. I plugged only the PWM header only I don't know what the others go for? But the lights not...
  2. Gli1tchy

    Question Looking for a smaller case, need advice.

    I currently use a Phanteks P600S and im in love. But im moving everything to a smaller desk and i want the pc to stay on the new desk which it wont be able to do with the current case. I also plan on doing an upgrade to my parts, which will affect the case i can use. These are my current parts...
  3. [SOLVED] Need cooling tips...

    This is my system Conf. Recently I bought Samsung 970 EVO PLUS 1 TB and I am having its temperature issue when I start my system temp is 45° c but after just 3-4 mins it goes more than 60° c. So I bought some silicon thermal pads from amazon but it also not working the temperature not going...
  4. SirShanson

    Question Good Cases for Watercooling with Components Segregated from Intake/Exhaust

    Hi everyone, I have a bit of a funny issue with my next PC build. My girlfriend has cats who shed super fine hair that managed to make it past the filter in my last PC and brick the motherboard. For my new PC I am planning to enclose the critical components as much as possible and watercool them...
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    Question Rosewill Thor v2 Top panel replacement

    Hello, I have had a Thor v2 case for quite a few years now. I love the thing but the power button and usb ports stopped working. I would like to know if anyone knows of a place that I could get a new top panel. Google search has yielded no results.
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    Question Looking for case with quad 140mm fans support

    going install custom loop for ryzen 9 5850x with rog 3090 oc, need suggestions on cases having at least quad 140mm fan/radiator support regardless of size
  7. J

    Question Removing Scratches from PC case

    Hi! Can anyone give me tips or advise on how to remove light scratches from my pc case? They tend to be a bit annoying to look at and affect the aesthetics of the rig to look at hehe. I am not entirely sure on how I landed these scratches but the case is just fairly new just about over 2months...
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    Question Best SFF or ITX case for University Dorm

    I will be moving to University this summer, and I will most likely be travelling across the country. My current PC is obviously too large to move as it is a Lian Li PC-O11 Dynamic. I plan to instead buy a new motherboard and other components to make it into a SFF or ITX build. I will be keeping...
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    Question Graphics Card upgrade for a HP Pro 3500 Microtower

    I have a GTX 960 and wanted to put it in a HP Pro 3500. The graphics card is the 2 fan EVGA GeForce GTX 960 2gb version. Will it fit in a HP Pro 3500?
  10. yeetus

    Question I'm slowly upgrading my computer, starting with the case, but I have some questions

    I bought a corsair SPEC-DELTA case and now I need to take the motherboard out of its current case and put it in the new case but I'm not sure what to do about two things. The IO shield is a line up the slot type and then slide it into place but the new case has a snap-in style. I want to know if...
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    Question Will this case be compatible with the motherboard

    I have an ASRock B365 Phantom Gaming 4 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard and I want to get a Cooler Master Silencio S600 ATX Mid Tower Case. Would my motherboard be too big for it?
  12. Scarlessfate

    [SOLVED] Is there a smaller case that will fit my parts?

    Hello! I'm looking for a smaller case that is able to fit my current Gaming PC components, preferably one that's easier to travel with. If needed I can replace both the Video Card and Power Supply. If they need to be replaced to fit in a case and you know of a recommendation, let me know. I...
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    Question Cooler Master Masterbox NR200/NR200P compatibility

    Hi All, With AMD announcing its Zen3 Ryzen CPU's, Nvidia's RTX 3000 series, and upcoming Big Navi announcements, its a great time to be upgrading your desktop. I have a ATX build from 2014 that I am trying to fit into an ITX build (mostly for a challenge). The Cooler Master NR200 caught my...
  14. B!gMeme

    [SOLVED] Case Design Info

    Hello! I am planning to design a small form factor case, but I don't have any dimensions to start with. Where do I go to find easy access to all the dimensions for all pc form factors? I have been through many forums and all I find are links to 100-page PDF's that don't have any diagrams...
  15. [SOLVED] Simple Micro ATX case with side and front window

    Just wondering if anyone can suggest any simple micro atx formfactor cases, that have a large side panel, and also a front panel, as i already have 2 blue thermal take Riing lights for front cooling? I know of the Xigmatek Scorpio (see image below), but my gf has this case and I kinda want...
  16. Cuzinbob45

    [SOLVED] good mid-tower cases

    I was wondering what some good mid-tower cases would be. I am looking for one that has rgb and is under $100. Any suggestions are appreciated
  17. neoasap

    [SOLVED] Case under 100-120$ (7500-10000 INR)

    Hello friends, I am from India and due to covid-19, market for cases are having very limited stocks or shortages. I just want a case with great aesthetics/cable management/airflow(enough for stock config). White is my preference but can go with black colour. My current config is:: MSI...
  18. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] Stripped PC case screw hole

    I was cleaning my case and stripped my Case PCIe screw hole, now the screw won't tighten and keeps spinning in the socket. The main screw that holds the gpu is fine though. Should I get a bigger screw or use a bolt on thinner screw with a washer?
  19. darool

    [SOLVED] atx compatible form factors

    hello all, recently my motherboard, a m3a78-cm ... i believe the bios is fried and the motherboard must have been inferior, as this was the second one and only lasted a year. well, i've decided it's time to upgrade, but i would like to continue to use the atx tower i use. yet, in reviewing...
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    [SOLVED] Is it okay not to ground your PC

    Well i know for a fact that my pc isnt grounded properly as i get minor shocks when i touch the case with bare foot, my question is due to lockdown all over the place, getting an electrician is tough right now , will there be any other negative effects on my pc except for minor shocks when...
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    Question Does this have a usb c connector thing

    I have an asrock b450 gaming k4 fatal1ty Atx motherboard and on my nzxt h510 there is a usb type c front header connector can i plug it in my motherboard?
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    [SOLVED] Should I add a top rear exhaust fan?

    Hi, I have a pretty standard setup with 3 (120mm) intake fans at the front and one rear exhaust fan, the case is Phanteks p400a. I have i9 10900k with noctua NH-U12A cooler and the idle cpu temps are very good, around 26-30c depending on the room temp (usually 21-24c with air conditioner). But...
  23. setter43

    [SOLVED] Choosing a mother motherboard

    Hey I'm building a new pc, can any recommend a motherboard. I have three in mind. Which would be the best? I am open to recommendation for motherboards a little more expensive but these are what I'm currently looking at. I want to know if they would fit inside the case (NZXT H510i ATX Mid Tower...
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    [SOLVED] What is GPU clearance? What is the minimum GPU length to clearance difference i should consider? What is the ideal minimum clearance?

    Hello everyone, so im curious. I've been reading about Cases lately and i'm curious. What is Gpu clearance exactly (I know that it's the length needed for a gpu to fit) but i'm still a bit confused on that. Also what is the minimum clearance to GPU length difference i should consider, and what...
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    [SOLVED] Are Lc Power Cases any good?

    The title Case in question: LC POWER 994B Vitreous it is 60$
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    [SOLVED] Will this cooler fit in my case and motherboard?

    I got a be quiet dark rock pro 4 and it doesnt fit in my case, will a cooler master hyper 212 evo fit in my case and motherbaord? i have a dell inspirion 3670 with a gtx 1050ti and a m.2 ssd. Thanks
  27. M

    [SOLVED] What form is my motherboard?

    Hey all, I have a dell inspirion 3670 and i wanted a new case because my cooler (be quiet dark rock 4 ) doesnt fit in the case and i wanted to know my motherboard form so i know what is compatible? Also if you know any cases that are compatible with my computer that would be great. Thanks
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    [SOLVED] Help with build. Which case should I buy?

    Im building a new pc. Any help on the build would be helpful, but I'm kinda lost on which case I should buy. SSD: M.2 2280 Western Digital Blue SN550 1TB 3D NAND NVMe PSU: Seasonic Focus Gold GX 750W RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws V 2x8GB DDR4-3200MHz CL16 Cooler: CPU Noctua NH-D15 Chromax Black...
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    [SOLVED] Mini ITX 9th Gen Intel Motherboards

    I'm about to purchase the parts I need for a mini itx build in the SG13, but I need a motherboard that has out of the box compatibility with 9th gen intel cpu's so I can pair it with the i3-9100F. I really need some help because I can't get ahold of any of the manufacturers due to covid-19, but...
  30. user.anonymous

    [SOLVED] Case and SATA Drive Issue with Installation!

    Greetings, I am in the process of installing my SATA drives, but I am noticing some loose odds and ends about the installation. First of all, my drive was not delivered alongside the arm mounts.. I am not sure if that’s because I needed to buy it separately due to the manufacturer, or if it was...
  31. J

    [SOLVED] Lian Li O11 dynamic for $200 worth it??

    Hey guys, I'm a bit sad due to inflated price so don't mind any annoying comments. :/ I live in india and this case was scarce for a while untill last week it came in stock but with much inflated price. I don't know the reason for maybe corona virus outbreak or something ? So is it worth...
  32. M

    [SOLVED] Looking for £45-£55 case for gaming PC which includes 3 case fans!

    Building a machine for a friend for £700 and struggling to fit a decent enough case in, I thought I settled for the Corsair 100R but with only 1 Intake and one exhaust included and a poor aesthetic I was hoping someone can point me in a better direction. I understand I'm asking a lot with the...
  33. M

    [SOLVED] what recommendations do you have on this build

    the GPU I'm using is a 570 4gb but took it off because I've already bought it, I wouldn't mind switching my mobo and CPU to amd, but found this processor to be better for the price. PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | Intel Core i3-9100F 3.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor...
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    Question Silverstone SG13 or Thermaltake Core V1?

    For context, I rehoused my system in The Phanteks Ethoo Evolv ITX, however, cooling my graphics card has become a seemingly insurmountable problem ever since I started using this case. I have tried everything from adding more fans, adjusting where the fans are, adjusting fan curves, getting an...
  35. Question haf 912 plus max airflow

    I have a haf 912 plus computer case and im using a rog strix 2080 ti and 9900ks cooler by dark rock 4 pro, both overclocked. I purchased three corsair LL120 fans that i plan to install in my case. Im wondering where i should put them though, here is the recommended airflow for my case from...
  36. amshak01

    Question Zip ties too long?

    I made my first build several weeks ago in the thermaltake core v21. The core v21 doesn't have much in the way of cable management and I used a horizontal mobo placement and did my best with a few zipties on the extremely long case IO connection cables and on the PSU cables to keep them tidy. I...
  37. J

    Question Cases with a tempered glass panel on the right side?

    I'm looking for a case that has a glass side panel on the right side of the case. Is there one, or any "normal" case that can be flipped upside down? (I think the Cooler Master Masterbox Q300L can but I'm not sure).
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    Question how easily compatible are pc cases

    My pc is a dell optipex 7010 dt . It comes in a low profile case and I found out that it only has a 50 watt gpu slot. As the gpus I want to use require more power than that I would like one with a 6 pin connector. The only problem is that lp cards don't come with these. So I am wondering how...
  39. K

    Question Searching for the perfect CASE

    Hello I am searching for a good and budget case (Around ~ 60 Euro). My PC configuration: Motherboard:ASRock AB350 PRO4 Power Supply:Raidmax 750W Storage: 1TB HD Baracuda Seagate 120GB SSD Kingston I am thinking about MSI MAG Vampiric 010 or some other cases of COUGAR. It can have RGB and...
  40. thekillerx10

    [SOLVED] Will the case Cables work with the motherboard?

    im gonna build my first pc Iam gonna build a ddr3 build cuz i can't afford a ddr4 one i will buy the cougar mx 330 case and asus h61M-LE R2.0 motherboard i wanted to know if the cables of the case will get connected to the ddr3 motherboard cuz i have seen all that are making a build with this...