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March 7, 2014 7:54:48 AM

I'm going to build a gaming PC: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35HKy

(The graphics card costs as much as the GTX 770 where I live'

Pcpartpicker says my graphics card (R9 280x Toxic) won´t fit in my case(CM Storm Enforcer). Does anyone have any suggestions for a similarly priced case with a decent appearance? Or a solution for this problem? Thanks in advance!
March 7, 2014 7:59:04 AM

Oh yeah here´s a list
PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35HKy
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35HKy/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35HKy/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ NCIX US)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($30.98 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Tactical 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.98 @ OutletPC)
Storage: Crucial M500 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($66.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card ($452.07 @ NCIX US)
Case: Cooler Master Storm Enforcer ATX Mid Tower Case ($99.98 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHDS118-04 DVD/CD Drive ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1191.95
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-07 10:57 EST-0500)
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March 7, 2014 8:04:45 AM

Sorry I know this was not the question but you should get 2x4gb ram instead of 1x8gb because it allows it to run in dual channel mode(more performance)
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March 12, 2014 6:59:38 PM

Not sure if you found a solution yet or not, but there's this: http://www.coolermaster.com/case/mid-tower/haf-912-adva...
Looks like for this mid tower, there is a removable drive cage for being able to put in longer graphics cards like the one you want. You may even be fine with getting the case you picked, as long as it has a removable drive cage, which I believe it does, but I'm not 100% sure.
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