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    Default 90 degree trend?

    Why does everyone seem to want to turn the HDD bays 90 degrees?! Somewhere someone rated my case poorly just because he couldn't turn his HDDs sideways

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    Default Re: 90 degree trend?

    what do you mean sideway, 90 perpendicular to the mobo?

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    Default Re: 90 degree trend?

    A lot of cases have the drives side to side within the case now, not front to back like they all use to.

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    Default Re: 90 degree trend?

    thought so, yeah only case has over 8inches in depth.

    @Polo; the reason people prefer sideways HDD cage because it's easy to access the harddrive. The old way, may have some issues long graphics card used, it will be hard to pull the HDD out when the case is cluster.

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