I really like the Hyper 212, the only reason I'm looking at the Phanteks is because the radiator is black
maybe do a hyper 212 and then throw two Sp120 fans as a top exhaust?
Awesome to hear
There's no need, this isn't a gaming PC. So $100 660 > $300 770
I could've built the PC myself, its just that I knew it would look better (think cable management) if he did it
I honestly can't say. My last PC just had an HDD. My OS and a few programs are on the SSD and all of my pics, bids, etc are on the SSHD
I didn't get the chance, he was busy when I was in his town, he lives 900 miles away. I visited him to get everything at microcenter, but he had to go on base for the weekend
Its a CM Storm Quickfire Rapid with custom keycaps from WASD keyboards
CPU and MBoard are from micro center, case and psu are from new egg, each were on sale and had $10 instant rebates AND $20 MIR.
I made it to fit my QFR
Green fans will be purchased for sure, this came with the reds so changing them isn't a priority at the moment
This is my first custom build, Ive been a long time laptop fan due to portability but I needed something that could easily run Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
Im not really considering anything else GPU wise, I'm getting the GPU for $100 or less and I do not do much gaming at all (currently I have no games on the computer, but would like to get Diablo 3 and possibly Titanfall)
Ok, I didn't know
Not yet purchased