Thermaltake Element S Mid-Tower

Article Index
Thermaltake Element S Mid-Tower
First Thoughts and Impressions
Installation and Performance

Product: Thermaltake Element S Case
Provided By: Thermaltake
Price:


Introduction:

Today we have the opportunity to take a look at Thermaltake's newest case, the Elements S.  While the Thermaltake cases didn't perform so hot at the Build a PC race at CES, hopefully this case will live up to their high standards.

 Case Box - Front Case Box - Back

 

Let's take a look at a few specifications before we continue.  These have been copy and pasted here for your convenience. 

  

Specifications:


 
Case Type    Mid Tower
Material   

SECC

Front Bezel Material    Plastic
Color    Black
Side Panel    Solid
Motherboard Support    Micro ATX,
Standard ATX
Motherboard Tray    No
5.25" Drive Bay    3
Ext. 3.5" Drive Bay    0
Int. 3.5" Drive Bay    7
Expansion Slots    7
Front I/O Ports    USB 2.0 x 2,
eSATA & HD Audio ports
Cooling System   

- Front (intake) :
  120 x 120 x 25 mm TurboFan, 1300 rpm, 17 dBA : 120 x 120 x 25 mm (optional)

- Rear (exhaust) :
  140 x 140 x 25 mm TurboFan, 1000 rpm, 16 dBA

- Top(exhaust) :
  230 x 230 x 20 mm red LED fan, 800 rpm, 15 dBA

- VGA (exhaust) :
 Two 60 x 60 mm fan(optional)

Liquid Cooling Capable   

No

Liquid Cooling Embedded   

No

Power Supply Supported    Standard ATX PSII(optional)
Power Supply Included    No
Dimension (H*W*D)    21.3  x 9.1 x 19.9 in
505 x 230 x 540 mm
Net Weight    19.49 lbs
  8.84 kg
Security Lock   
Application   
Warranty    3 Year

 

Below are a couple of more pictures before we get into our thoughts and first impressions.

 Case - Front  Case - Back