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Looking for a new case

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So I have had my Phanteks P400S black for over a year now, as I like to change things up a bit from time to time, I now want to get a new case for my PC.

But I just can't seem to find a case that fits my likings/needs. Maximum I'm willing to spend is around €130 (case can of course cost €40 if it looks good, fits my needs and has a tempered glass panel)

 

Most important stuff that it needs to be able to fit:

- Space for 2x 2.5" SSDs

- Space for 3x 3.5" HDDs

- Mounting for a Corsair H115i (280mm rad)

- ATX board

 

And I also want a tempered glass side panel


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Some Thermaltake cases have the ability to store 3x 3.5" HDDs behind the motherboard tray, may want to look into that.

 

Otherwise, I think the NZXT H500 would work, And if you are willing to buy the extra hard drive slots that make the hard drives visible the Phanteks Enthoo Pro M TG or EVOLV ATX would work. 

 

I have the Pro M for my home server, it is a pretty good case, great airflow, fan/rad mounting, and hard drive expandability. 


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The Netherlands listings seem extremely scarce. It looks like PCPartPicker only has Paradigit as it's retailer, though I'm assuming you can get cases from other places...

https://nl.pcpartpicker.com/products/case/#X=0,13946&t=3&J=3,20

 

Only the H500, Corsair SPEC-04 and Fractal Design Define R6 from that site meet the criteria. 


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