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Phanteks Eclipse P350X or Cougar MX330?

Ranceattack
  • 21 months ago

I think I'm going to go with one of these two cases, but figured I'd ask for input. My biggest issue is ease of building as a complete noob to building. The P350X also has some nice aesthetics going for it which I like, but if the Cougar MX330 is much easier to build with, I'd rather go with that.

Also atm, the Phanteks is $60 opposed to the Cougar's $40. Unsure of whether the extra $20 justifies the bonuses of the Phanteks.

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  • 21 months ago
  • 1 point

It really depends, do you need the optical drive bay? what looks better to you? how much air flow do you need?

  • 21 months ago
  • 1 point

Trying to guess from the photos, it looks like neither one has good PSU ventilation, so unless I'm mis-seeing things, my answer would be neither one. How about a Fractal Design Focus G? or Deepcool Tesseract?

Maybe I'm biased since I went with a fanless PSU, but this business of putting PSU's into largely vent-less tunnels where they can only exhaust downwards is wrongheaded at best and foolishness at worst. IMO. And get off my lawn. :-)

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