Yeah I feel that the extra space on the sides definitely helps with getting the jump on someone that I might not have gotten previously.
As far as the desk, it is 65 inches wide. There aren't too many desks out there that are much bigger.
Coil whine fix for me: CPU Enhanced Halt (C1E)....................:[Disabled]
I flipped this switch to Disabled from the defalt enabled and the coil whine went away for me. I think that it may actually still be there, but it is severely depressed, to where I can only hear it with my head...
The whining from mine seems to be dependent on what I am doing. When the computer is working harder, the whine comes on.
For example, on my normal desktop, I don't here anything. If I scroll inside of a PDF, I hear it while the page is moving.
Also, in WoW, when I look down out the...
I just got it setup and running, I haven't fixed that yet. Over at the widescreengaming forums, they have fixes for a lot of those types of things, so that your HUD will actually display on the center screen.
Hehe, I loooove TF2.
I just built my computer this weekend, with the HAF 922 as the case.
Here is a link to a photo album of me building it, which has many different shots of the case: http://img706.imageshack.us/g/dsc02962s.jpg/
Overall I really like the case. The fans are relatively quiet and installation...
I have everything up and running now. My build is pretty much what Danny Bui laid out up above (Thanks!).
Here is a photo album of me putting everything together and the final product.
Edit: Updated to a better host.