Reviews and Problems with Cooler Master COSMOS 1000 (RC-1000)
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Maddening cross bsrs, the nagging reviews are correct.
William M., Newegg
17 June 2010
Summary: It could, so easily, have been so much better.
Pros: Large. Quite solid. The handles are nice and they do allow the unit to be easily slid around on a table top or carpet which is handy during installation.
Cons: I read numerous other mostly minor complaints about this chassis. I now agree with them all. While I have not yet cut my hands there are indeed sharp edges. The doors for one have sharp edges. Cosmos put the cable windows in to make cabling easier but they could have made it so much better. There...
Summary: (2) For a pricy case, these features should be standard! There are so many flaws with this case design that it is no joke. You will find the ones I missed when you buy it. Many have bought this case, and have positive feedback about it, but if you like quality, stay away from this thing!
Pros: Lots of room to work on. Case looks pretty.
Cons: (1) Airflow is horrible with this case and stock fans, even if you get aftermarket fans, airflow design was not carefully thought of as it appears. (2) The case is heavy! Unnecessarily heavy. (3) Rear side panel does not want to stay shut. The locking mechanism is not designed to hold up against ...
Pros: Huge, lots of room for stuff, lots of connectors on the top front.
Cons: Two huge flaws ruin this case for me: 1) The hard drives are located in a toaster oven. 2) If you actually try and use the cable management features to route a cable behind the motherboard, the side won't close!