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    In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Dual-mirror transparency effects remain, modern accoutrements added.
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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I feel the same way about all these tempered glass panels as most of Hexus feels about RGB...

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Kind of ugly shape?

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I dont really know what to say ... well it looks so bad :|

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I suppose it takes all sorts and some will no doubt like this idea, but on a case I have with just a single glass panel in the side, the very first thing I did was paint over it. The second was disconnect a load of pointless blue LED's.

    Personally, a case is a functional object not an artwork or a fashion statement, and should be as unobtrusive as possible. I want smooth edges, having sliced fingers open on poorly machined edges too often, easy access for removing panels and intelligent design to maximise use of space for storage and cooling.

    As for a case that's bearable powered off, and butt-ugly the moment you turn it on .... no, thanks. Not even if they gave them away. I'd rather buy a case that wasn't such a show-off.
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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    You know that the person who buys this, will also buy more lighting than Blackpool tower uses.
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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Ugly, strange nonsensical angles and bulges.

    Huge, it's as voluminous as a slimline dishwasher.

    Heavy, 16kg? Goodness.

    Cost? TBC, but who cares at this stage.

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I might be old school but I like an internal DVD/BlueRay so not for me.

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I am glad it is a limited edition. Christ on a bike, this case is ugly...

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    See, if it was perspex or something less breakable, I'd be happy. It's only the fragile nature of the glass that gets me...

    I wonder how many anti-RGB users drive dull, boring, ugly cars, too...

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    See, if it was perspex or something less breakable, I'd be happy. It's only the fragile nature of the glass that gets me...

    I wonder how many anti-RGB users drive dull, boring, ugly cars, too...
    5mm tempered glass will be stronger than perspex.

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Quote Originally Posted by Saracen View Post
    I suppose it takes all sorts and some will no doubt like this idea, but on a case I have with just a single glass panel in the side, the very first thing I did was paint over it. The second was disconnect a load of pointless blue LED's.
    Why did you buy a case with a glass panel and lights?

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Quote Originally Posted by Friesiansam View Post
    5mm tempered glass will be stronger than perspex.
    Perspex type stuff flexes and won't shatter from me accidentally being too heavy-handed with it...

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    I'm losing it with all this led stuff inside PC's , last thing I want when using one is the distraction of a semi disco going off. You might as well leave the side cover off and stuff a Christmas tree in there. lol.

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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    A pretty dull preview video for the chassis, considering the eye-catching potential


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    Re: In Win tòu 2.0 signature tempered glass chassis launched

    Quote Originally Posted by mers View Post
    You might as well leave the side cover off and stuff a Christmas tree in there. lol.
    I guess it would be cheaper than paying a premium for a few led lights on new parts. Personally I'll stick with my old Lian Li X500, I can live without upgrading to a case you can see into (when I'd be looking at the screen when using the PC....).

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