Re: are there counterfeit Antec cases?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by Loren Pechtel, Oct 31, 2011.

  1. On 31 Oct 2011 14:24:13 +0100, "Orson Cart" <>
    wrote:

    >
    >I came across a PC case: the front looks like an old Solution SLK3800B model
    >that I had, but it has a windowed side like the Plusview II.
    >Except this side is screwed on, instead of quick-release latches. Also,it is
    >light and tinny, and parts poorly aligned, unlike any other Antec case I had.
    >It has no niceties like rubber disk mounts. And it does not have "Antec design"
    >embossed on it. Maybe Antec makes cheap cases for third-world countries? But
    >it smells a bit fishy to me.


    Without the name it's not counterfeit--you're probably looking at
    something made to look like it.
     
    Loren Pechtel, Oct 31, 2011
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  2. Loren Pechtel

    Flasherly Guest

    On Oct 31, 5:01 pm, Loren Pechtel <> wrote:
    >>Maybe Antec makes cheap cases for third-world countries? But
    > >it smells a bit fishy to me.

    >
    > Without the name it's not counterfeit--you're probably looking at
    > something made to look like it.


    I've a Rosewill brand case Newegg sells which strongly resembles that,
    a sturdy but heavy Antec 300 that's just not quite up to the only all-
    aluminum Antec Lanboy, I know of, revived and now strongly resembling
    a startling quieter 45watt version of an AMD I setup. In fact if that
    Antec Lanboy were weighed in on the quietness scale, I could literally
    lift it with one finger.
     
    Flasherly, Oct 31, 2011
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