NZXT Source 220 Mid Tower Chassis Now Available

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The latest Source case from NZXT is the mid tower Source 220, a chassis designed for optimal airflow. To accomplish this, the case is equipped with steel mesh and can accommodate up to seven fans. Other features include screwless design, easy heatsink installation and cable management, and USB 3.0 capabilities.

The brushed aluminum-finish case can be yours today for just $54.99 from NZXT's website.

For a more in-depth look at the Source 220, keep an eye out for our upcoming case roundup.

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I'm really surprised they released two similar looking cases that are 55 dollars. The tempest 210 looks a little more aggressive but still look similar to this. I really like that these budget cases are coming with usb3. I'd like to see how they compare to one another with temps and air flow.

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RTietjens replied on Fri, Sep 23 2011 4:51 PM

Excuse me? The *case* has USB 3.0 capabilities? In what way?

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rrplay replied on Fri, Sep 23 2011 5:09 PM

looks nice for the price and has 1 USB 3.0 & 1 USB 2.0

http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/classic_series/source_220

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Drake_McNasty:
I'm really surprised they released two similar looking cases that are 55 dollars. The tempest 210 looks a little more aggressive but still look similar to this. I really like that these budget cases are coming with usb3

"Yeah, the Tempest 210 looks more aggressive, the Source 220 more simple looks will appeal to many.  I must say that these NZXT cases look way better than the Raidmax from a while ago, that's for sure. What I'm eagerly awaiting though, is for the Cooler Master CM Storm Trooper, it will launch officially on Tuesday "

http://www.coolermaster-usa.com/landing/trooper/

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omegadraco replied on Fri, Sep 23 2011 10:31 PM

Yes the article is correct look at the picture in the top right corner of the front panel is a USB 3.0 SS port.

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rapid1 replied on Sat, Sep 24 2011 1:14 AM

I like NZXT equipment personally and they always seem to be great on price and although they may not be the best in the market I always hear good things about them. I likt this one personally with it's understated look and would imagine it will appeal to a lot of people. Plus the more market share NZXT gets the quicker others will have to notice as they are almost always cheaper bu there quality is pretty decent across the board with some notable top of the lines as well (that are still cheap).

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fat78 replied on Sat, Sep 24 2011 6:40 PM

Nzxt makes some very nice cases both for budget and higher up pcs.

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Inspector replied on Sun, Sep 25 2011 12:19 AM

Not a bad case, fits in with server cases more then with a person case.

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