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Reviews Antec Torque Review

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 6 Dec 2018.

  1. bit-tech

    bit-tech Supreme Overlord Staff Administrator

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  2. fix-the-spade

    fix-the-spade Well-Known Member

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    I think that looks really cool, but also it looks like it should be hovering twenty feet in the air and hunting Tom Cruise.

    I'm not sure I'd have it in my house for that reason.
     
  3. wolfticket

    wolfticket Downwind from the bloodhounds

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    Does it come bundled with this?

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  4. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    sweet mother of **** that's an ugly case...
     
  5. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Lunatic on the Grass.

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    I think it has been hit by several ugly sticks.
     
  6. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Antec finally make something that's not a pile of plastic and you poo-poo it into the ground? :lol: In my opinion, it has a lot of potential. -Of course, I've designed a lot of forward-stanced, open backed cases.
     
  7. Sentinel-R1

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  8. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Designed being the word there... this just looks like Antec threw a load of random **** together...
     
  9. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Ouch. Didn't see the Cougar case before.
     
  10. Sentinel-R1

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    It's been out about 18 months-ish?
     
  11. Zak33

    Zak33 Staff Staff Administrator

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    I loved the Antec Skeleton, all those years ago
    https://bit-tech.net/reviews/tech/cases/antec-skeleton/1/

    and I quite like this Torque... it's an odd, unique and quite diverse design (excluding the Cougar afroementioned which is I think the only other similar )

    If you like this you're gonna buy it... simple as that :)
     
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  12. Sentinel-R1

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    I'm just struggling to see the value in it. The Cougar is £249 with 3x fans included, the Antec £349 with none... Both nearly identical spec wise. You're paying £100 more for no fans and red paint.
     
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  13. Anfield

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    Upright benchtable with randomly placed spit guard ehh slab of glass and no way to have dust filters so you'll spend 90% of your time cleaning the PC isn't really all that unique, Thermalcrap P1 / P3 / P5 / P7 / P90. Rajincopy Paean / Paean M, In Win D-Frame...
     
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  14. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Face down ass up :D
     
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    suenstar Collector of Things

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    I wouldn't mind an open case like this on my desk but I simply can't trust the cat not to stick a paw in there and ruin everything.
     
  16. Maki role

    Maki role Dale you're on a roll... Staff

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    I mean from personal experience open air cases seem to trap less dust. In fact I'm starting to think the whole dust trope and sales pitch is a conspiracy now if anything.
     
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