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Just wanted to make sure if this case would be solid for a gaming computer http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811208042
It was not my first choice, but my dad bought it for me for Christmas. Just leave your thoughts. Here are my computers specs.

G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231460

Biostar H77MU3 LGA http://www.microcenter.com/product/401630/H77MU3_LGA_1155_mATX_Intel_Motherboard

G.SKILL Phoenix III SSD http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231613

Western Digital Caviar Blue 500 GB SATA III HDD http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00461G3MS/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=c09_11-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B00461G3MS

CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 500W PSU http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139027

Intel Core i5-3470 Ivy Bridge 3.2GHz http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115234

HIS IceQ H785Q2G2M Radeon HD 7850 2GB GPU http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161424
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  1. Top mounted PSU isn't ideal and cable management looks poor. Have a look at this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146061
  2. tiny voices said:
    Top mounted PSU isn't ideal and cable management looks poor. Have a look at this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146061



    Whats wrong with a top mounted PSU?
  3. Jonwest717 said:
    Whats wrong with a top mounted PSU?

    Mounting an aftermarket cpu cooler won't be possible.
  4. compgenie said:
    Mounting an aftermarket cpu cooler won't be possible.



    Looks like I am returning this case then
  5. You have a heavy metal box hanging above the rest of an expensive computer only held on by some screws, and those screws held to a $30 case.

    I'm not saying that it will fall, but its a possibility that wouldn't be there if it was bottom mounted.
  6. Do you guys have any more links to some decent cases
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  8. these are cheap and also provide some great cooling
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146081

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146065

    or a zalman z9
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