I am about to buy and build for the first time. I am happy with all my choices I wanted good quality parts that fit in my price range which I feel I have accomplished.
But my question is about my choice of case. I have heard some complaints the about lack of dust filters on the cool master HAF XM and have been looking at other options around the same $125 USA price range or lower...
I have been looking at this XClio Touch 787 ATX Full Tower http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but My concern is will my hyper 212 cooler fit in it with all those fans on the side door? Also I don't know much about the companies reputation and the reviews I found were not very informative. The case looks awesome in the video I watched and I wouldn't have to add any extra fans which would save me some money.
Anyway here is the build I am looking at let me know what you think about the case question. I want a durable case with great airflow that everything fits in. My old case is so loud that I really doubt noise will be an issue anything would be an improvement.
CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($30.98)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($145.98)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($44.99)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($102.99)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($109.95)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($399.99) Case: Cooler Master HAF XM (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($124.98)
Power Supply: Antec EarthWatts Platinum Series EA-650 650W ATX12V (119.99)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($22.98 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($90.65)
Total: $1383 USA