Blue case with clear windowComputers are no longer restricted to plain white and beige cases. Manufacturers sheathe today's hardware in red, yellow, green, blue, black, silver, and more. Hardcore customization enthusiasts go even further by adding clear panels, neon lights, and special paint jobs. We've dedicated this photo gallery to creative case mods, such as a water-cooled PC that heats a fish tank and a completely clear case that lights up the room.
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