Tower Computer Case

In today’s market, computer geeks have several choices when it comes to choosing the tower computer case that they like. Tower computer cases have a way of being used now to express their personal likes as well as being used to set their system apart from all others. Gone are the days of everyone only having the choice of a boring beige computer case. Now cases can come in a plethora of colors and designs.

Appearance is not the only factor that avid computer builders take into consideration; there are plenty of other factors to consider too. Some look for cases that come in wild colors and others want large windows in the side panel so you can what is inside. And still others will want a tower computer case that has special lighting effects. There is really no limit in tower computer case design and the computer geeks who crave them.

One important feature to look for if you are out shopping for a tower computer case is the power supply. You’ll need to find a computer case that has the correct power supply for the system you want to put in it or you may have to buy the power supply separate. The key factor is to make sure it has an adequate power supply to meet the needs and demands of your system. This might mean that you need to choose another case in some instances. For example, examine this scenario. Suppose you decide you want to build a high end gaming system but the tower computer case you want only has a 300W power supply. Now say your system is water cooled, has a graphics card and multiple drives. The system may just be too much for the power supply included with the case. You’ll have to look for a different case that has a more adequate power supply. Especially if you want to have other power hungry peripherals installed.

If you get a high end tower computer case, you can have custom modifications added to it. Some brands can easily allow you to upgrade your cooling system and make fan modifications as well as add lighting. This type of case will need to be a large one so that you will have room to make your modifications. Cooling is really critical for high end systems because they really generate a lot of heat. So you will need adequate room to keep the case cooled with enough fans.

Computer builders around the world seem to gravitate toward choosing a new tower computer case that is built out of sturdy aluminum construction. This way they can make all the modifications they want. One of the most reputable manufactures computer cases is Lian Li. Their cases are stylish and as designed extremely well.

Another good company that may have the tower computer case of your dreams is Antec. They’ve won the Best Computer Case Maker title and the Best PSU Maker award. They have a Specialty Series of cases to choose from.

Dell is another good company to buy from. They bought out Alienware and they now have tower computer case designs that are outstanding. This is good place to shop when you are looking for a great computer case.

It will depend on your budget, but you can get either a mini tower, mid tower, and full tower. The prices vary and can be anywhere from a few dollars all the way up into the hundred dollar range. Naturally, if your budget is tight, you will have to decide which features are the most important for you to have. Other than cooling concerns, probably the most important thing to take into consideration will be installation features that include a removable motherboard tray.

This Tower Computer Case Review is Written/Updated on Nov 7th, 2009 and filed under Computer Hardware. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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