HAF XB heat issues?

Hey I am looking for people who have experiance with this case. I really love it but some people are saying it will have heating problems and I wont be able to cool it enough for my purposes.
It will mainly be used for gaming and I (will) have a i5 3570k. I am planning on over-clocking it slightly. I am also planning on using a h100i cooler mounted to the front with the stock fans. Do any of you have a similar setup?
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  1. The entire top is mesh, half of each side is mesh, it has a 200mm fan mount on top, three 120mm fan mounts on front and back, and 2 80mm fan mounts on the bottom. If someone is telling you that their HAF XB runs hot they are doing something wrong.
  2. Deuce65 said:
    The entire top is mesh, half of each side is mesh, it has a 200mm fan mount on top, three 120mm fan mounts on front and back, and 2 80mm fan mounts on the bottom. If someone is telling you that their HAF XB runs hot they are doing something wrong.

    Thanks for the help. Also, so I dont have to post another question, what kind of fan setup would you reccomend?
    Like should the top 200mil be exhaust or intake?
  3. Well you are going to have the front two fans as intake for your radiator. If you have a GPU with an axial style cooler (the kind that blows the hot air back into your case) you will want the top fan as exhaust, and the back 120mm fan as intake. If your GPU blows out the back of the case than you can put the top fan as intake and the back fan as exhaust, and that will bring cool air directly onto the memory, VRMs, and PCH.
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