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    what is the smallest mATX case?

    I need a small mATX case, I am making a sling player PC, it can use slim line DVD, it will be using a laptop hard drive, on board VGA / Sound etc.

    It needs to be sub £45 without PSU

    thanks

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    Has anyone ever used one of these with a low end AM2 CPU?

    http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Jou-J...-300W-aPFC-PSU
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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/CiT-S...wer-Combo-450W

    I have not used the above case but maybe another option.
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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    thanks mate, that looks spot on!

    although this can't correct can it?

    137 x 350 x 383 (WxHxD mm)
    although maybe that is if it is setup as a tower?
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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    All the really tiny mITX cases are a lot more than £45 unfortunitely.

    http://linitx.com/viewproduct.php?prodid=10263 for example.

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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    Quote Originally Posted by Funkstar View Post
    All the really tiny mITX cases are a lot more than £45 unfortunitely.

    http://linitx.com/viewproduct.php?prodid=10263 for example.
    its a bit expensive that one. Thanks though.
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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    Hi lads

    There are tons of small mATX cases out there and I have researched loads recently...im a fan of SFF cases and can definitely recommend my latest order, the Nanopoint Blockbuster Storm...plenty of room to work inside, superbly cooled with the monster fan on the top plus an exhaust to the rear, and perhaps best of all a removable slide out motherboard tray, ideal for when ur first setting up! I also love the Silverstone SFF cases, especially the Silverstone SG01-F - very nice!

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    Re: what is the smallest mATX case?

    thanks mate but I'm not really a big fan of its looks.
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