CASES/POWER/COOLING NEWS

June 7th, 2013, 2:53 PM

Corsair Launches New Cases, Memory at Computex 2013

Corsair brought a number of new peripherals to Taipei for Computex to refresh its cases and memory lines. Carbide Series Air 540 Mid-tower PC Case The Corsair Carbide Air 540 is a dual chamber mid-tower ATX case designed with keeping high-performance gaming components cool with its unique dual chamber layout. The case’s main chamber houses [...]

June 5th, 2013, 4:15 AM

Fractal Design Announces Two New Cases at Computex 2013

Fractal Design is known as one of the better case manufacturers. The company’s cases are well-built and intuitive, and constantly receive high- praises. Fractal Design announced two cases at Computex this year, the ARC XL and the ARC Mini R2. The ARC XL is a full-sized ATX case with airflow support for monster cards, while the [...]

June 3rd, 2013, 10:30 AM

Hardware Canucks Tours Lian Li’s Factory in Taipei

Taiwan’s Lian Li has spent a lot of money ensuring that they can build high-quality cases. While the company’s competition has largely outsourced the manufacturing process to the Mainland, Lian Li manufacturers in an industrial suburb of Taipei. Regardless of the heated competition, Lian Li’s cases are still known as some of the best around [...]

January 24th, 2013, 6:30 PM

Fractal Launches the Arc Midi R2 Case

Fractal’s new Arc Mini R2 is a compact ATX case may offer neutral looks but it is packed with features and has a relatively low price.  With new mid tower cases being announced nearly every week, it’s easy for certain products to get lost in the shuffle.  Fractal has neatly avoided this by launching an [...]

January 10th, 2013, 5:14 PM

In Win Shows off Wild New Limited Edition Cases

Do you think you’ve seen it all in the world of case design?  Think again because In-Win’s upcoming lineup of limited edition cases is boldly different. In Win is one of the dark horses of the chassis market.  They release safe, somewhat generic designs which virtually ensures their products don’t make the headlines like Corsair, [...]

January 9th, 2013, 7:14 PM

Corsair’s Massive Obsidian 900D Revealed

Code named “Goliath”, Corsair’s upcoming Obsidian 900D will be massive and filled with unique features for enthusiasts.  Could this be the perfect case? Corsair isn’t holding anything back this time around.  Their original Obsidian 800D set the bar for high end case design and introduced the market to features which competitors have been copying ever [...]

January 8th, 2013, 4:47 PM

NZXT Introduces Modular Phantom 630 Case

Dubbed the Phantom 630, NZXT’s latest case is looking to build upon the successes of previous Phantoms with a new modular design.   NZXT is known for innovations in case design, and it’s no stranger to redesigning its own incredible products.  That tradition has not changed, as demonstrated by NZXT launching the new Phantom 630, [...]

January 8th, 2013, 4:37 PM

NZXT Launches Its First Fully Modular Enthusiast PSU

Painstakingly engineered to be suitable for high uptime server environments, the NZXT HALE90 V2 was designed, without compromise, for enthusiasts. A wonderfully designed PSU, the HALE90 V2 contains solid-bar interconnects between the main board and cable host board that would be expected of high-end server PSUs, an incredibly efficient airflow design, and NZXT’s white solder-resist that [...]

January 8th, 2013, 8:00 AM

EVGA Shows Off Their New Water Cooled mITX Chassis

EVGA is entering the case market in a “small” way by introducing a unique Micro ITX chassis with integrated water cooling, among other features.   With a strong selection of micro ITX motherboards, it was only a matter of time until EVGA started designing a case to house their miniature creations.  Details are still coming [...]

January 6th, 2013, 5:00 PM

Rosewill Launches Armor Evolution Case

Rosewill recently launched the Armor Evolution case, a unique case that is ATX sized but supports an E-ATX motherboard. As the pictures demonstrate, it has ample support for USB 3.0 via front ports and plenty of coolers. From the press release: The Armor Evolution is an Extreme Mid-tower case, ideal for Enthusiast PC builders and [...]