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Antec Twelve Hundred
8.2 out of 10

Antec Twelve Hundred

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5 years goin strong!

Anonymous, Newegg
5 May 2015
  • Summary: Seriously going to keep this case forever. I'm rebuilding my entire computer next year and will be sticking with this case :p
  • Pros: I've had this case for 5 years now, and I've yet to replace anything on it. It's been through 3 cross country moves, smacked, dropped, tipped over, scuffed, scratched, kicked, you name it. This case is a BEAST. It's got plenty of room for anything, I've got so much unused space in it it's unreal.
  • Cons: One minor con: Cable management space can be somewhat limited, but you just need to be creative and be liberal with zip ties! Only other con I can think of is you have to take off both side panels to access the mounting screws that hold the fan/hard drive bays, in order to slide them out far enou...
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Very good case

Kannan M., Newegg
4 May 2015
  • Pros: Have had this case for more than 4 years now. Very easy to clean and reassemble. Would have preferred a little more space on the back to allow easier cable management - but it's not very thin to complain as well. Had to replace the top 200 mm fan once - but that's all so far. Love the ability to ...
  • Cons: Case fan holder on the side plastic pane could get in the way depending on your configuration.
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The old tank

Joseph U., Newegg
24 April 2015
  • Summary: Most of the cons I mentioned have been resolved in the 1200 R3, which is actually cheaper than this model now, I picked my R1 up for $130 around December 2008, and it's been a sturdy, good looking case. I'd still recommend the 1200 as a case, but get the R3
  • Pros: So I want to start by saying that I've had this case since around December 2008, since then it's played host to 3 different builds, and while it's getting a bit long in the tooth for a PC component, it still does a great job of keeping everything inside cool. The fact that you can move the hard d...
  • Cons: If this were a new case, these would probably be enough to dock an egg, but seeing as this is the 1200 R1 from 2008, I'm gonna let it slide, just letting people know what to expect here. No intake cutout for bottom mounted PSU, most new cases have a grill for your power supply to pull fresh, cold...
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antec 1200 case

david m., Newegg
24 April 2015
  • Pros: This case is has plenty of airflow. filters to slow down dust. has plenty of room i do recomend this case if you are building new computer with a large gpu
  • Cons: really none that i didnt know when buying this case its really large thats about it
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User Review

nathan m., Newegg
15 April 2015
  • Summary: Overall very good case
  • Pros: heavy duty case good airflow Easy cable management plenty of USB ports
  • Cons: very heavy, mine with all parts included is 60 lbs making it very hard to move.
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Overall Great Full Tower

Craig M., Newegg
9 April 2015
  • Summary: Couple things to consider: - This case has a bottom mounted SSD spot, with a very very large PSU I can imagine this would be an issue. If you have a few solid states or like to have them all mounted in a bay you will need to get a 2.5 adapter kit.
  • Pros: This case is an amazing full tower, lots of airflow and plenty of room. -One of the biggest pro's for me is the convenient amount of space for cable management behind the mobo, I have had some cases that are just too much and some that are too little. -Adjustable fan speed comes build in and work...
  • Cons: Some may say its too heavy but its a full tower so I fully expect that. Fans on full speed move a lot of air, hence a little noise from the airflow, but again if you buy a case with 6 fans stock you probably are not going for a silent rig.
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The modules in the front are removed and installed extremely easily using thumb screws

Alexander, Amazon
5 March 2015
  • Summary: I needed lots of external 5.25" drive bays for 3.5" drive cages (I'm upgrading my storage pool). The modules in the front are removed and installed extremely easily using thumb screws. There is plenty of cable management room behind the motherboard tray as well.
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Antec 1200 V3

Larry F., Newegg
4 March 2015
  • Summary: The only thing that should be made known is that the fan pinouts are the standard 3 pin, but don't come with any type of adapter but doesn't warrant taking an egg off.
  • Pros: Great case with lots of fans that moves quite a bit of air over the motherboard/graphics card. Even though the case a Steel/Plastic combo, it seems extremely well built and don't foresee myself ever having to replace this case.
  • Cons: No cons, I love this case.
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Good unique case

Brytt B., Newegg
22 February 2015
  • Summary: It's not necessarily a bad thing, but the front is quite different than most cases. Instead of the whole panel coming off, the drive bays slide out through the front in squares. Takes time to get to know how it works when migrating hardware over, but nice.
  • Pros: Huge case, lots of room! Not to mention, I just love Antecs cases, they are all so sick looking! Good airflow. I especially like how the back goes on! Unlike most cases, it doesn't have a bunch of sliders you have to put in THEN slide the back on. You put the front in, then can close it like a do...
  • Cons: Front (other thoughts)
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Best case I've had so far

Daniel B., Newegg
8 February 2015
  • Summary: I've had this case for over 3 years now with 2 different builds in it. Couldn't be happier.
  • Pros: -Fans are fairly quiet. -PLENTY of room. -Great airflow. -Well placed blue LEDs.
  • Cons: -HEAVY. Expected this when I bought it though. -Fans and removable filters are kind of hard to get to to clean.
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