Changing/Upgrading my Case and Cooler.

Hi, I've had my homebuilt system for exactly 1 year now, and am looking to upgrade my Case and get a new cooler.
My current case is this:
It's a nice case that does its job, but it doesn't exactly look great.
I'm looking at these 2 cases:

I'm just wondering whether my motherboard and such will fit into the case. My current setup is:
MSI 870A-G54-FX Motherboard
XFX Pro Series Core Edition P1-550S-UKB9 550W Power Supply

Hitachi Deskstar 500GB 7K1000.C Hard Drive - HDD [...] cache-85ms

Coolermaster Elite 334U Black Mid Tower [...] se-w-o-psu
AMD Phenom II x4 960t Black Edition

CD Drive [...] -black-oem

Sapphire Radeon 7850 OC Edition.

Just want to ask whether this would all fit, and whether or not this cooler would fit in any of the cases:

Or even my current one.

Thanks in advance :D
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  1. Everything should fit into your current case or any of the cases your looking at. The cooler will fit into your case ATM and all the cases your looking at aswell.
  2. Awesome, thanks :D Which one would you say is better? Or are they both on par with eachother.
  3. I really like the look of the sharkoon but there almost the same. the only thing is if your going to get more cd drives or fan speed controllers then the sharkoon only has 2 5.25" bays so that might be a problem?
  4. I'll never invest in any more CD Drives as I have no need, the same goes for fan speed controllers. I think I'll buy the Sharkoon and the Cooler, my CPU temps seem to get a bit high, and I've heard that it's a great cooler.
  5. The cooler is very good and the case is also very good it comes with 3x 120 mm fans aswell
  6. Awesome, thanks again for the help! :D
  7. Oh, one more question, will my motherboard support the fan connectors? The case has 3 fans and I was wondering whether it would allow them all on.
  8. If it has enough fan headers on the mobo then they'll be fine but if your mobo dosent just remember to get some molex to 3 pin connector cables. :)
  9. Ok, thanks :) Sorry, another question, will my cooler fit my CPU?
  10. yes the cpu cooler will work with your cpu.
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