New build case and PSU help

Hi, I'm getting parts for my first build and I'm having trouble choosing a case and PSU and could use your help.

I have two cases in mind:

Corsair carbide 400r - http://www.scan.co.uk/products/corsair-carbide-series-400r-black-mid-tower-gaming-case-w-o-psu

NZXT Phantom 410 - http://www.scan.co.uk/products/nzxt-phantom-410-black-performance-mid-tower-case-with-2x120mm-and-1x140mm-fans-usb-30-w-o-psu

What do you think of these?

And the PSU I have in mind is this: http://www.scan.co.uk/products/650w-psu-antec-truepower-new-modular-82eff-80-plus-bronze-sli-crossfire-eps-12v-quiet-fan-atx

Please give me your opinion on these.

I would like to spend £160-£180 for both so if you have any other suggestions please keep them in that price range.

Thanks in advance.
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  1. Case is very much down to taste (as long as its well featured) personally I dislike both above but if pressed I would take the corsair as I find the NZXT so repulsive even if it cost £2.50 and came with a free stripper I would struggle to choose it.

    Your PSU is fine but what is the spec of the rig it powers? Cant really comment alot or suggest anything not knowing that
  2. Either case is fine. I quite like the Corsair Carbides, although prefer the 500R. The Power Supply is fine, but a slightly "oddball" size. In terms of up to date graphics cards, it's too much for one card, and probably not enough for two. If you let us know a bit more about the rest of the system, we could advise better.
  3. Ok here is my build so far: http://pcpartpicker.com/uk/p/jQHw

    I chose that size PSU as the graphics card is minimum 550w so i thought I'd play it safe.
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    Ok here is my build so far: http://pcpartpicker.com/uk/p/jQHw

    I chose that size PSU as the graphics card is minimum 550w so i thought I'd play it safe.

    550w would actually be plenty. having said that, there are no better modular options, on Partpicker, in the 550-600w range, so you may as well stick with your choice. One thing which may be worth changing; I would much prefer Samsung 830, or Crucial M4, for SSD. For the sake of a fiver, might be worth changing.
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