Solved Does the case matter in a pc? Tags: Cases RAM CPUs Components Last response: December 27, 2012 2:10 AM in Components Share neckneck December 26, 2012 7:19:18 PM so im on a $400 budget. i had this nice build but i was thinking if i could just use my case, cpu, and ram from my old computer? the case is a generic old greyish? color. cpu is a pentium idk the exact model. and ram i believe is ddr2 4 gigs More about : case matter Best solution rolli59 a c 900 à CPUs December 26, 2012 11:27:33 PM The case itself only has effect on cooling performance. New hardware runs DDR3 ram and you can get 2x4GB for less than $40. Share neckneck December 27, 2012 2:10:22 AM Best answer selected by neckneck. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solveddoes cpu matter in my case Forum SolvedDoes it matter which way I plut in my Harddrive activity light and other "Case" cables into the motherboard? Forum SolvedDoes motherboard size matter in the case? Forum Solveddoes it matter what case i buy? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what Case I use? Forum Solveddoes it matter what GPU i choose for my pc or does it have to be specifically compatible with it? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what case I get? Forum SolvedDoes ram speed matter for a gaming pc? Forum how much does the cpu actually matter in terms of pc performance? Forum Does case matter? Forum Does the type of Mineral Oil matter when building a PC Forum Hey. Does anyone know of a good game (for PC preferably but doesn't matter) with a great story line? Forum pc does not boot/no display/output [serious matter,tried everything,please help],is my processor dead?? Forum Case fans. Does it matter where each is plugged? Forum Does it matter if my SSDs are loose in the case Forum Does the case matter? Forum Does case size matter?? Forum Does a fast PC really matter for FPS games Forum Does gigabit ethernet matter for single PC? Forum SolvedDo I have to buy a fan or does this case have enough airflow and cooling for my PC build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !