Define Series
Computer Cases
DEFINE XL R2
DEFINE R5
The Define XL R2 is a member of Fractal Design’s
Define family of sleek and innovative computer cases
bringing forth a balance between cooling, functionality, and expandability complemented by contemporary
Scandinavian design.
The Define R5 is intelligently designed with enthusiastoriented features delivering a silent case with powerful
and expansive air and liquid cooling support, presented
in a stunning Scandinavian inspired construction.
DEFINE Mini
The Define series combines stylish, contemporary
design with maximum functionality and noise absorbing
features. The Define Mini is the smallest chassis in the
Define series of cases bringing you high performance in
a compact format.
Specifications
Specifications
Specifications
■ATX, Micro ATX, Mini ATX, E-ATX and XL-ATX M/B
compatibility
■4 - 5.25” bays
■8 - 3.5” HDD trays - all compatible with SSDs
■2 - USB 3.0, 2 - USB 2.0, integrated fan controller,
Audio I/O
■9 expansion slots
■High density noise-reducing material and 3 - ModuVent™ plates
■7 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 170 mm tall (when no fan is
installed in the side panel)
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 190 mm deep
when using the bottom fan location; when not using
this fan location longer PSUs (up to 345 mm deep) can
be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to
330mm in length with the top HDD cage installed - With
the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 480mm in
length may be installed
■Case dimensions (WxHxD): 232 x 559 x 560mm
■Net weight: 16.4kg
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” or 8 bays 3.5”- all compatible with
SSDs
■2 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Supports graphic card up to 310mm without any HDD
removal
■Support cooling system: 9 Fan positions (2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 180 mm in height
■Integrated fan controller
■Supports ATX PSUs up to 190/170 mm deep when using
the primary bottom fan location; when not using this fan
location longer PSUs can be used
■20 - 35 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Left side panel features Quick Release System for easy
access and provides a secure closure of side panel
■Front door can switch opening direction via dual mounting
system
■Available in Black / Titanium / White
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):232 x 451 x 521mm
■Net weight: 11.2 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 327 x 615 x 540mm
■Package weight: 12.8kg
■Mini ITX and Micro ATX M/B compatibility
■4+1 expansion slots
■6 - 3.5” HDD trays - all compatible with SSDs
■2 - 5.25” bays, with 1x 5,25>3,5 inch converter
included
■2 - USB 2.0, 1 - USB 3.0 and Audio I/O
■High density noise-reducing material and 2 - ModuVent™ plates
■6 - fan positions (2 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■Removable filter below PSU position
■CPU coolers up to160mm tall
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 170 mm deep
when using the bottom fan location; when not using
this fan location longer PSUs (up to 200-220 mm deep)
can be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to
260mm in length with the top HDD cage installed - With
the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 400mm in
length may be installed
■Case dimensions (WxHxD): 210 x 395 x 490mm
■Net weight: 9.5 kg
Product code:FD-CA-DEF-XL-R2-BL
EAN: 7350041081005
UPC: 817301011006
Product code: FD-CA-DEF-XL-R2-TI
EAN: 7350041081067
UPC: 817301011068
Product code: FD-CA-DEF-R5-BK
EAN: 7350041082583
UPC: 817301012584
Product code: FD-CA-DEF-R5-TI
EAN: 7350041082606
UPC: 817301012607
Product code: FD-CA-DEF-R5-WT
EAN: 7350041082620
UPC: 817301012621
Also, version available with window
side panel
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
www.fractal-design.com
Product code: FD-CA-DEF-MINI-BL
EAN: 7350041080527
UPC: 817301010528
Node Series
Computer Cases
NODE 304
The Node 304 from Fractal Design is a unique, compact
computer chassis featuring hybrid functionality; ideal
for cool-running file servers, quiet home theatre PCs or
powerful gaming systems.
NODE 605
The Node 605 highlights a minimalistic, sleek Scandinavian appeal which is designed to integrate into your
home theatre equipment.
NODE 804
USB3.0
The Node 804 is a micro ATX chassis which
focuses on cooling performance and maximum
configurability, all packed in an interesting new
form factor with Scandinavian elegant design.
Specifications
Specifications
Specifications
■Mini ITX, DTX M/B compatibility
■2 expansion slots
■6 – supports either 3.5” or 2.5” HDD / SSD
■ATX PSUs, up to 160mm in length (To fit in combination with a long graphics card, PSUs with
modular connectors on the back typically need to be shorter than 160 mm)
■Graphics cards, up to 310mm in length, when 2 HDD brackets are removed (Graphics cards
longer than 170 mm will conflict with PSUs longer than 160mm)
■Tower CPU coolers, up to 165 mm tall
■Case dimensions (W x H x D): 250 x 210 x 374 mm
■Case volume: 19.5 Liters
■Net weight: 4.9 kg
■ATX, microATX, Mini ITX, DTX M/B compatibility
■7 expansion slots
■4 - supports either 2.5” or 3.5” HDD / SSD
■1 slim-line ODD (only supported with mATX or smaller motherboards)
■PSU compatibility: 180 mm (including any modular connectors) with both hard drive cages
mounted or 190 mm (excluding cables and any modular connectors) with one hard drive
cage mounted
■CPU cooler compatibility: Approx 125mm with side-mounted fans - For coolers with
top-mounted fans, Fractal Design recommends that you add at least 30 mm clearance for
decent airflow
■Case dimensions (W x H x D): 445 x 164 x 349 mm
(excluding front panel - 440 x 162 x 341 mm)
■Net weight: 6.0 kg
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX and DTX M/B compatibility
■6 - 3.5” HDD trays, all compatible with SSDs
■2 - USB 3.0 (with internal connector), 2 - USB 2.0 and Audio I/O
■2 - 5.25” bays
■2 - ODD slots
■1 - FDD slot, using convertor in ODD slot (convertor included)
■7 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■7 expansion slots with sleek white painted brackets
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 160 mm deep when using the bottom fan location;
when not using this fan location longer PSUs (up to 250 mm deep) can be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to 270mm in length with the top HDD
cage installed - With the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 420mm in length may
be installed
■Removable filter below PSU position
■Case dimensions (WxHxD): 200 x 444 x 480mm
■Net weight: 7.9 kg
Product code: FD-CA-NODE-304-BL
EAN: 7350041080978
UPC: 817301010979
Product code: FD-CA-NODE-605-BL
EAN: 7350041080985
UPC: 817301010986
Product code: FD-CA-NODE-304-WH
EAN: 7350041081111
UPC: 817301011112
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
www.fractal-design.com
EAN/GTIN-13: 7350041082019
UPC: 817301012010
Product code:
FD-CA-NODE-804-BL-W
Available for System Integrators
Arc Series
Computer Cases
ARC Mini R2
This Arc Mini R2 case offers plenty of cooling options;
up to 7 fans of various sizes can be installed. For a case
this size, it offers unmatched possibilities for watercooling components.
Specifications
■Mini ITX and Micro ATX M/B compatibility
■2 - 5.25” bays
■6 - 3.5 “ HDD trays - compatible with SSDs
■2 - 2.5” dedicated SSD positions behind the M/B plate
■2 - USB 3.0, Integrated fan controller, Audio I/O
■Filtered fan slots in front, top and bottom
■7 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front, top and bottom
■4+1 expansion slots
■Supports CPU coolers up to 165mm in height
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 170mm when using bottom fan location; when not using the bottom fan
location longer PSUs (up to 220mm deep) can be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to
260mm in length with the top HDD cage installed - With
the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 400mm in
length may be installed
■20mm space for cable routing
■Case size (WxHxD): 210 x 405 x 484mm
■Net weight: 9 kg
ARC Midi R2
The Arc Midi R2 computer case is designed to harbor
high performance components while offering solutions for both air cooled and water cooled computer
systems.
ARC XL
The Arc XL brings forth a balanced combination of aiflow, water-cooling and high-performance component
configurability in a minimalistic and sleek full-tower
form.
Specifications
Specifications
■ATX, Micro ATX, Mini ITX M/B compatibility
■2 - 5.25” bays
■8 - 3.5” HDD trays - all compatible with SSDs
■2 - 2.5” additional SSD positions behind the M/B plate
■2 - USB 3.0, Integrated fan controller, Audio I/O
■7 + 1 expansion slots
■7 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front, top and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 180 mm tall
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 170 mm deep
when using the bottom fan location; when not using
this fan location longer PSUs (up to 270 mm deep) can
be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to
290mm in length with the top HDD cage installed - With
the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 430mm in
length may be installed
■26mm space for cable routing
■Case dimensions (WxHxD): 230 x 460 x 515mm
■Net weight: 10.7kg
■ATX, Micro ATX, Mini ITX, E-ATX, XL-ATX M/B
compatibility
■4 - 5.25” bays
■8 - 3.5” HDD trays - all compatible with SSDs
■2 - 2.5” dedicated SSD positions behind the M/B plate
■2 - USB 2.0, 2 - USB 3.0, Integrated fan controller,
Audio I/O
■9 expansion slots
■7 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front, top and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 180 mm tall
■PSU compatibility: ATX PSUs up to 190 mm deep
when using the bottom fan location; when not using
this fan location longer PSUs (up to 345 mm deep) can
be used
■Graphics card compatibility: Graphics cards up to
330mm in length with the top HDD cage installed - With
the top cage removed, graphics cards up to 480mm in
length may be installed
■26mm space for cable routing
■Case dimensions (WxHxD): 232 x 572 x 552mm
■Net weight: 13.8kg
Product code: FD-CA-ARC-MINI-R2-BL-W
EAN: 7350041081104
UPC: 817301011105
Product code: FD-CA-ARC-R2-BL-W
EAN: 7350041081081
UPC: 817301011082
Product code: FD-CA-ARC-XL-BL-W
EAN: 7350041080992
UPC: 817301010993
Comes standard with a window side panel
Comes standard with a window side panel
Comes standard with a window side panel
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
www.fractal-design.com
CORE X3 Series
CORE X3 Series
Computer Cases
CORE 1100
Despite its extremely small outer dimensions, the Core
1100 mATX case provides everything you need. The
stylish, Scandinavian exterior design is matched by the
fully painted interior, complete with the signature white
details of Fractal Design. The case is optimized for
airflow with a straight cooling path, and comes equipped
with a pre-installed 120mm fan.
CORE 1300
The Core 1300 is the extremely compact micro ATX Mini
Tower of the x3 Series Designed for exceptional airflow
and cooling. The case is equipped with two pre-installed
Silent Series LT 120mm fans and can support both 280mm
and 240mm water cooling radiators. An innovative vertical
hard drive bracket can fit a total of four drives - two 3.5”
drives and two 2.5” drives. An additional 2.5” SSD mounting is available behind the power supply position.
Computer Cases
CORE 2300
The Core 2300 is the compact ATX Mid Tower of the x3
Series that combines a clean, modern exterior design with
great cooling and component compatibility. It comes with
two pre-installed fans, and great radiator support for its
size The case is equipped with two pre-installed 120mm
fans and can support both 280mm and 240mm water
cooling radiators.
CORE 3300
The Core 3300 is the Wide-body ATX Mid Tower of the x3
Series. It offers many benefits typically only seen in significantly more expensive cases, such as great cable management, multiple radiator support, and superior ease of use. It
comes with two pre-installed 140mm fans, and can support
up to two 240mm radiators or both a 240mm and a 280mm
radiator. An innovative vertical hard drive bracket can fit a
total of six drives - three 3.5” drives and three 2.5” drives.
Specifications
Specifications
Specifications
Specifications
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” , two 3.5” HDD positions or 3
bays 2.5” or one 2.5” and one 3.5”drive positions
■4 expansion slots
■Supports Graphics cards up to 350mm in length may
be installed. One or more 3.5” hard drives may interfere
with side-mounted power connectors on graphics cards
longer than 170 mm
■Support cooling system: 3 Fan positions (1 fan
included)
■Filtered fan slots in front
■CPU coolers up to 148 mm in height
■ATX PSUs, up to 185mm if a typical-length optical
drive is mounted
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):175 x 358 x 410 mm
■Net weight: 3.8 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 235 x 485 x 420 mm
■Package weight: 4.6 kg
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” - 2 bays 3.5”
■3 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■4 expansion slots
■Graphics cards up to 380mm in length may be
installed. One or more 3.5” hard drives may interfere
with side-mounted power connectors on graphics cards
longer than 200 mm
■Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans
included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 162 mm in height
■Supports ATX PSUs up to 205/185 mm with a bottom
120/140mm fan; When not using any bottom fan location longer PSUs can be used
■13.5-18.5 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):195 x 370 x 450mm
■Net weight: 4.6 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 270 x 547 x 432mm
■Package weight: 5.7 kg
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” or 4 bays 3.5”
■4 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Graphics cards up to 380mm in length may be
instaled. One or more 3.5” hard drives may interfere
with side-mounted power connectors on graphics cards
longer than 200 mm
■Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans
included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
CPU coolers up to 162 mm in height
Supports ATX PSUs up to 205/185 mm with a bottom
120/140mm fan. When not using any bottom fan location longer PSUs can be used
■13.5-18.5 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Extra cable routing holes for usage with mATX
motherboards
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):195 x 431 x 450mm
■Net weight: 5.2 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 270 x 547 x 492mm
■Package weight: 6.4 kg
■ATX, E-ATX (up to 295 mm wide) Micro ATX, Mini ITX
motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25”
■3 bays 3.5”- all compatible with SSDs
■2 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Support Graphics cards up to 430mm. One or more
3.5” hard drives may interfere with side-mounted power
connectors on graphics cards longer than 255 mm
■Support cooling system: 7 - Fan positions (2 Silent
■Series R2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 185 mm in height
■ATX PSUs up to 170 mm deep when using the bottom
fan location for a 140mm fan; when not using this fan
location longer PSUs can be used
■22 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):233 x 451 x 517mm
■Net weight: 7.8 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 322 x 625 x 540mm
■Package weight: 9.3 kg
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-1100-BL
EAN: 7350041081913
UPC: 817301011914
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-1300-BL
EAN: 7350041081920
UPC: 817301011921
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-2300-BL
EAN: 7350041081944
UPC: 817301011945
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
www.fractal-design.com
www.fractal-design.com
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-3300-BL
EAN: 7350041081968
UPC: 817301011969
CORE X5 Series
CORE X5 Series
Computer Cases
CORE 1500
The Core 1500 is the extremely compact micro ATX Mini
Tower of the x5 Series. It’s a a small footprint case, that
does not compromise on key features. It boasts a clean,
modern exterior coupled with class-leading compatibility
and cooling, all at an attractive price point. The Core 1500
comes equipped with two pre-installed 120mm fans, a
built-in three-speed fan controller as well as support for up
to two 240mm water cooling radiators for excellent cooling
potential.
CORE 2500
The Core 2500 is the compact ATX Mid Tower of the x5
Series combines a clean, modern exterior design with
great cooling and component compatibility. The case is
equipped with two pre-installed 120mm fans, a built-in
fan controller as well as support for a 280mm and 240mm
water cooling radiators. Two hard drive cages hold up to
four 3.5” or 2.5” hard drives on vibration dampened sturdy
steel trays.
Specifications
Specifications
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” or 4 bays 3.5”- all compatible
with SSDs
■1 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■4 expansion slots
■Supports graphic card up to 380mm without any HDD
removal
■Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans
included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 162 mm in height
■Integrated fan controller on backside
■Supports ATX PSUs up to 155 mm deep when using
the primary bottom fan location; when not using this fan
location longer PSUs can be used
■13.5-18.5 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):195 x 370 x 450mm
■Net weight: 5.2 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 270 x 547 x 432mm
■Package weight: 6.3kg
■Mini ITX, Micro ATX ATX motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25” or 4 bays 3.5”- all compatible
with SSDs
■1 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Supports graphic card up to 380mm without any HDD
removal
■Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans
included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 162 mm in height
■Integrated fan controller
■Supports ATX PSUs up to 155 mm deep when using
the primary bottom fan location; when not using this fan
location longer PSUs can be used
■13.5-18.5 mm of space for cable routing behind the
motherboard plate
■Extra cable routing holes for usage with mATX
motherboards
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):195 x 431 x 450mm
■Net weight: 5.7 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 270 x 547 x 492mm
■Package weight: 6.9kg
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-1500-BL
EAN: 7350041081937
UPC: 817301011938
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-2500-BL
EAN: 7350041081951
UPC: 817301011952
Computer Cases
CORE 3500
Fractal Design Core 3500 is a wide body mid tower ATX
case, also available in a Windowed side panel version,
allowing users to show off their build. High-performance
features include superior liquid cooling potential with
support for up to two 240mm radiators or a 280mm
radiator
CORE 3500
Window
Fractal Design Core 3500 is a wide body mid tower ATX case, Highperformance features include superior liquid cooling potential with
support for up to two 240mm radiators or a 280mm radiator.
Now featuring the option to have your Core 3500 case with a large
fully transparent window allowing you to display your setup in style.
Specifications
Specifications
■ATX, E-ATX (up to 295 mm wide) Micro ATX, Mini ITX
motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25”
■4 bays 3.5”- all compatible with SSDs
■2 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Graphics cards up to 430mm in length may be installed in the
upper four slots
■With HDD cage in primary position, cards up to 295mm can be
installed in bottom three slots
■With HDD cage in the secondary position graphics cards up to
260mm are supported in the bottom three slots
■Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 185 mm in height
Integrated fan controller
■ATX PSUs up to 170 mm deep when using the primary bottom
fan location for a 140mm fan; when not using this fan location
longer PSUs can be used
■22 mm of space for cable routing behind the motherboard plate
■Thick rubber grommets on all holes on the motherboard plate
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):233 x 465 x 517mm
■Net weight: 8.6 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 322 x 625 x 540mm
■Package weight: 10.1kg
■ATX, E-ATX (up to 295 mm wide), Micro ATX, Mini ITX
motherboard compatibility
■2 drive bays of 5,25”
■4 bays 3.5”- all compatible with SSDs
■2 -2.5” dedicated SSD unit position
■7 expansion slots
■Graphics cards up to 430mm in length may be installed in the
upper four slots
■With HDD cage in primary position, cards up to 295mm can be
installed in bottom three slots
■With HDD cage in the secondary position graphics cards up to
260mm are supported in the bottom three slots
■Support cooling system: 6 - Fan positions (3 Silent Series R2
fans included)
■Filtered fan slots in front and bottom
■CPU coolers up to 180 mm in height
■Integrated fan controller
■ATX PSUs up to 170 mm deep when using the primary bottom
fan location for a 140mm fan; when not using this fan location
longer PSUs can be used
■Including a large 270 x 290mm tinted window
■22 mm of space for cable routing behind the motherboard plate
■Thick rubber grommets on all holes on the motherboard plate
■Available in Black
■Case dimensions (WxHxD):233 x 465 x 517mm
■Net weight: 8.6 kg
■Package dimensions (WxHxD): 322 x 625 x 540mm
■Package weight: 10.1kg
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-3500-BL
EAN: 7350041081975
UPC: 817301011976
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
Fractal Design brings you Scandinavian design and quality
www.fractal-design.com
www.fractal-design.com
Product code: FD-CA-CORE-3500-BL-W
EAN: 7350041081982
UPC: 817301011983
Range Comparison
Define Mini
Define R5
Define XL R2
Arc Mini R2
Arc Midi R2
Arc XL
210 x 395 x 490
232 x 451 x 521
232 x 559 x 560
210 x 405 x 484
230 x 460 x 515
232 x 572 x 552
Weight (kg)
9.5
11.2
16.4
9
10.7
13.8
Form Factor
Micro ATX
ITX
Full ATX
Micro ATX
ATX
Full ATX
Mini ITX, Micro ATX
Mini ITX, ATX, Micro ATX
Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX,
E-ATX, XL-ATX
Mini ITX, Micro ATX
Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX
Mini ATX, Micro ATX, ATX, EATX, XL-ATX
Case dimensions - mm (WxHxD)
M/B compatibility
5.25" bays
2
2
4
2
2
4
5.25>3,5 inch converter
•
8
•
•
•
•
3.5" bays (compatible with SSD)
6
8
6
8
8
Rotatable HDD cage
•
•
•
•
•
2
2
2
7+1
9
Additional SSD mounts
Expansion slots
2
4+1
Front panel
Max PSU length with bottom fan
7
9
4+1
Sound dampening door and side panels
Mesh
170mm
300mm
190mm
170mm
170mm
190mm
200m~220mm
190/170mm
345mm
200m~220mm
270mm
345mm
Max graphic card length with hdd
cage
260mm
310mm
330mm
260mm
290mm
330mm
Max graphic card length without hdd
cage
400mm
440mm
480mm
400mm
430mm
480mm
Max CPU cooler height
160mm
Max PSU length without bottom fan
180mm
170mm
165mm
180mm
180mm
Watercooling compatibility in top
420, 360, 280, 240, 140 and
120 mm
dual 120/140mm slim
dual 120mm or 360mm8
dual 120mm
dual 120mm (thick) or
280/360mm (slim)
Watercooling compatibility in front
360, 280, 240, 140 and 120 mm
dual 120mm
dual 120mm
dual 120mm
dual 120mm
•
•
•
•
•
•
Fan controller
•
•
•
ModuVent
•
•
•
Sound dampening material
•
Removable fan filter below PSU
position
•
•
•
•
Number of fans in front included
1x120mm
1 – Dynamic GP14 fan
1x140mm
1x120mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
Numbers of fans in rear included
1x120mm
1 – Dynamic GP14 fan
1x140mm
1x120mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
Number of fans in top included
Number of fans in bottom included
1x140mm
Number of frans on side included
Total number of fan positions in front
2x120mm
2 – 120/140 mm
2x120/140mm
2x120mm
2x120/140mm
2x120/140mm
Total numbers of fan positions in rear
1x120mm
1 – 120/140 mm fan
1x120/140mm
1x120mm
1x120/140mm
1x120/140mm
1x 120mm/140mm
3 - 120/140 mm fan
2x120/140mm
1x120mm + 2x120mm/140mm
3x120/140mm
3x120/140mm
1x 120mm
2 – 120/140 mm fan
1x120/140mm
1x120mm
1x120/140mm
1x120/140mm
Total number of fan positions in top
Total number of fan positions in
bottom
Total number of fans on side panel
1x 120mm/140mm
1 – 120/140 mm fan
1x120/140mm
USB 2.0
2
2
2
USB 3.0
1
2
2
2
2
2
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2
FireWire (IEEE 1394)
Audio I/O
Cardreader
(1) 2x 3.5” HDD trays or 3x 2.5” SSD - You can mount 1x 3.5” HDD tray and 1x 2.5” SSD at the same time
(2) Supports graphic cards up to 350mm in length when using only the top HDD slot in the removable HDD tray
(3) To fit in combination with a long graphics card, PSUs with modular connectors on the back typically need to be shorter than 160 mm
(4) Graphics cards longer than 170 mm will conflict with PSUs longer than 160mm
(5) Internal 3.0 to 2.0 adapter included
(6) 1 slim-line (only supported with mATX or smaller motherboards)
(7) Top two ATX expansion card slots with two hard drive cages mounted, containing up to four drives
(8) The use of 360mm radiators requires the removal of the ODD cage
Range Comparison
Case dimensions - mm (WxHxD)
Node 304
Node 605
Node 804
250 x 210 x 374
440 x 164 x 349
344 x 307 x 389
Weight (kg)
4.9
6
6
Form Factor
ITX
ATX Desktop
Micro ATX
Mini ITX, DTX
ATX, Micro ATX, Mini
ITX, DTX
Micro ATX and Mini ITX
6
4
8/4 or 10/2
M/B compatibility
5.25" bays
5.25>3,5 inch converter
3.5" bays (compatible with SSD)
2
Rotatable HDD cage
Additional SSD mounts
Expansion slots
2
2
Front panel
7
5
Aluminum
Max PSU length with bottom fan
Max PSU length without bottom fan
160mm3
Max graphic card length with hdd cage
180mm
260mm
180mm
290mm9
Max graphic card length without hdd
cage
310mm4
290mm7
320mm
Max CPU cooler height
165mm
125mm
260mm
Watercooling compatibility in top
2
Watercooling compatibility in front
Fan controller
2
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ModuVent
Sound dampening material
Removable fan filter below PSU position
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Number of fans in front included
2x92mm
1x120mm
Numbers of fans in rear included
1x140mm
1x120mm 1x140mm
Number of fans in top included
Number of fans in bottom included
Number of frans on side included
2x120mm
Total number of fan positions in front
2x80/92mm
Total numbers of fan positions in rear
1x120/140mm
4x120mm
2x80mm
Total number of fan positions in top
1x120/140mm 1x140mm
4x120/140mm
Total number of fan positions in bottom
Total number of fans on side panel
3x120mm
USB 2.0
USB 3.0
25
FireWire (IEEE 1394)
Audio I/O
2
2
1
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Cardreader
(9) If a fan is installed in the lower position in the front.position in the front.
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Range Comparison
Case dimensions - mm (WxHxD)
CORE 1100
CORE 1300
CORE 1500
CORE 2300
CORE 2500
CORE 3300
CORE 3500
CORE 3500W
175 x 358 x 410
195 x 384 x 460
195 x 384 x 460
195 x 445 x 460
195 x 445 x 460
233 x 466 x 529
233 x 466 x 529
233 x 466 x 529
Weight (kg)
3.8
4.6
5.2
5.2
5.7
7.8
8.6
8.7
Form Factor
M-ATX
M-ATX
M-ATX
ATX
ATX
Wide body ATX
Wide body ATX
Wide body ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX / ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX / ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX / ATX /
E-ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX / ATX /
E-ATX
Mini ITX / M-ATX / ATX /
E-ATX
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
4
3
4
3
4
4
2
M/B compatibility
5.25" bays
5.25>3,5 inch converter
3.5" bays (compatible with SSD)
Rotatable HDD cage
Additional SSD mounts
3
3
1
4
1
5
Expansion slots
4
4
4
7
7
7
185mm
155mm
205mm
155mm
140mm
185mm
205mm
200mm
380mm
430mm
2
7
Front panel
Max PSU length with bottom fan
Max PSU length without bottom fan
Max graphic card length with hdd cage
170mm
200mm
Max graphic card length without hdd cage
350mm
380mm
Max CPU cooler height
148mm
380mm
380mm
170mm
170mm
295mm
295mm
430mm
430mm
162mm
162mm
162mm
162mm
185mm
185mm
180mm
Watercooling compatibility in top
Slim 240mm
Slim 240mm
Slim 240mm
Slim 240mm
Slim 240mm/Slim 280mm
Slim 240mm/Slim 280mm
Slim 240mm/Slim 280mm
Watercooling compatibility in front
Slim 240mm
Slim 240mm
240mm/280mm
240mm/280mm
240mm/280mm
240mm/280mm
240mm/280mm
Watercooling compatibility in rear
120mm
120mm
120mm
120mm
120mm/140mm
120mm/140mm
120mm/140mm
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Fan controller
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ModuVent
Sound dampening material
Removable fan filter below PSU position
Number of fans in front included
1x120mm
Numbers of fans in rear included
1x120mm
2x120mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
Number of fans in top included
1x140mm
Number of fans in bottom included
Number of frans on side included
Total number of fan positions in front
1x120mm
2x120mm/1x140mm
2x120mm/1x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
Total numbers of fan positions in rear
1x92mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x120mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
2x120mm/2x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
1x120mm/1x140mm
2
1
2
2
2
2
Total number of fan positions in top
Total number of fan positions in bottom
Total number of fans on side panel
1x120mm
USB 2.0
1
1
USB 3.0
1
1
2x120mm/2x140mm
1
FireWire (IEEE 1394)
Audio I/O
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LED color
White
White
White
White
White
White
White
White
Color Options
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
(1) 2x 3.5” HDD trays or 3x 2.5” SSD - You can mount 1x 3.5” HDD tray and 1x 2.5” SSD at the same time
(5) Internal 3.0 to 2.0 adapter included
(2) Supports graphic cards up to 350mm in length when using only the top HDD slot in the removable HDD tray
(6) 1 slim-line (only supported with mATX or smaller motherboards)
(3) To fit in combination with a long graphics card, PSUs with modular connectors on the back typically need to be shorter than 160 mm
(7) Top two ATX expansion card slots with two hard drive cages mounted, containing up to four drives
(4) Graphics cards longer than 170 mm will conflict with PSUs longer than 160mm
(8) The use of 360mm radiators requires the removal of the ODD cage