Corsair Spec-04 Tempered Glass Mid-Tower Case Review

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Corsair Spec-04 Tempered Glass Mid-Tower Case Review

Postby Apoptosis » Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:37 am

In the middle of 2017, Corsair released the Carbide Spec-04 case, it is a low cost mid-tower geared at the budget builders while still providing a solid foundation for the latest hardware. Initially it had a retail price of $49.99 and featured an angular design to the front of the case giving it a modern look. Since its release, Tempered Glass panels have become extremely popular, and users have been looking for budget friendly cases that feature Tempered Glass side panels. Corsair heard this and decided to do a small update to the Spec-04. Corsair has recently released the Spec-04 Tempered Glass edition, which is identical to the original Spec-04 with the exception of the Tempered Glass side panel. Adding the Tempered Glass side panel, does cause a small increase in the price, the Spec-04 Tempered Glass has a retail price of $59.99 shipped.


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Re: Corsair Spec-04 Tempered Glass Mid-Tower Case Review

Postby camaroguy1998 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:26 pm

Nice case, but no 5.25 drive bays?
I use my PC's for everything so a DVD/BD optical drive is a must!
Sad to see them go the way of the Dinosaur. :(

I'd like to see a tempered glass case with 2x 5.25 bays!
Hide them just like they hide PSU's!

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Re: Corsair Spec-04 Tempered Glass Mid-Tower Case Review

Postby KnightRid » Sat Jan 06, 2018 5:09 am

I agree about the bays! It is all because stupid people think streaming has the same quality as buying a physical disc. They are wrong. File sizes for 4k bluray are huge so unless you have a 100mbps connection you would be screwed to even try to watch TRUE 4k without more compression.

Might be nice if they wont put them in the case if they would offer an external case to hold one that matches the computer case.
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