Case Interior and Build Walkthrough

First we need to remove the side panels, which are attached with the standard two thumbscrews on each side.

Removing the side panel reveals a roomy interior.

A bracket the height of the case is removed from the front of the interior with thumbscrews, and this serves as the hard drive mount. While a solution like this allows a wide-open build (and seemingly limitless GPU and PSU length), it can be very inconvenient to change hard drives after the fact, since the bracket (and all connected data and power cables) have to be removed first.

We’ll come back to storage after installing the main components.

System Board and Cooling

The motherboard tray is wide enough to accommodate E-ATX boards if needed, and my narrow Gigabyte ATX board fit with a lot of room to spare.

Due to the width of the case, there is clearance for even the tallest air coolers. Looking over to the rear of the case we also see that 120/140mm all-in-one liquid coolers would easily fit as well:

140mm exhaust fan is included

However, here I chose a 240mm liquid CPU cooler to try out the dual-width radiator mount options.

Corsair H100 mounted on the top fan mounts

There are dual vertical 120/140 mm mounts inside the case front as well, providing additional radiator mounting options (if your cooling system has long enough hoses to reach). By default there is a 140mm intake fan installed to provide positive airflow.

Power Supply

The power supply mounts at the bottom of the case, and there is a foam material in place where the PSU would otherwise touch metal to prevent vibrations. Nice touch.

Installing the power supply is easy, and there are sufficient openings on the motherboard tray to assist with cable routing. These openings are bare metal, with no rubber grommets to protect cables. The openings are not sharp, however, so this shouldn’t be a problem for most applications.

Graphics Card

I installed an NVIDIA GTX 770 here, and depending on how drives are mounted to the removable front bracket a much longer card can easily fit in the case.

Given the large interior and directed airflow from the front to back with the included 140mm fans (default configuration as shipped), cooling even a warmer card should be simple. As it is this OEM “TITAN” cooler on the GTX 770 is overkill, to say the least. This card’s temps will stabilize at 80 C (full load) regardless of the enclosure or airflow, and without another card to test I’ll leave temperature results out of this review.


The bracket we removed at the beginning of the build features rubber grommets at each drive mount point to prevent vibration, which is always a welcome feature. It holds three 3.5" drives. The design of the bracket also allows for SSDs to be installed on the opposite side of the bracket, which I have done here:

There are two 5.25” optical bays available as well, so legacy optical storage drives are fully supported. This is still considered a requirement by many, and is a point of contention for some smaller cases where the large optical drive support has been dropped in the interest of space.

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