Thermaltake Element S Mid-Tower

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

Product: Thermaltake Element S Case
Provided By: Thermaltake


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. 



Case Type    Mid Tower


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   


Liquid Cooling Embedded   


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   
Warranty    3 Year


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

 Case - Front  Case - Back