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Thursday, 12 July 2012 12:13

Fractal Design Arc Midi Tower tested

Written by Sanjin Rados

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Review: Older case that still beats newcomers


Fractal Design is a company well known for quality designed and manufactured cases. We've had a chance to try out Fractal Design cases on two occasions, Core 3000 and Define R3, and they've left some good impressions, so let's see whether Arc Midi Tower is capable of doing the same. Arc Midi Tower launched in 2011, but since it's one excellent case, it's never to late to review it.

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Product Code:          FD-CA-ARC-BL

Color:                       Black

Dimensions:             ( W ) 230 x ( H ) 460 x ( D ) 515 mm

Net Weight:              10 KG

5.25" Drive Bay:     2 x 5,25 inch bays, with 1x 5,25>3,5 inch converter included

3.5” Drive Bay:       8x 3,5 inch HDD trays, compatible with SSD / HDD

2.5” Drive Bay:       8x 3,5 inch HDD trays, compatible with 2.5” SSD/HDD

Fan controller:         Fan controller for 3 fans included

Expansion Slots:      7+1 expansion slots with sleek white painted brackets

I/O Panel:                On top of front panel: 2x USB 2.0, 1x USB 3.0 and Audio I/O

Motherboard Type:  Mini ITX, Micro-ATX, ATX

Power Supply Type: Standard ATX PS2 / EPS 12V, No PSU included (removable filter below PSU)

Maximum Compatibility: CPU cooler height: 180 mm,
                                         GPU card length: 290 mm (when removable HDD-Bay is in place)
Cooling System:

   Front:    140 mm fan x1 (1000 RPM),  140mm fan x1 (optional)

   Top:       140 mm fan x1 (1000 RPM), 120/140 mm fan x2 (optional)

   Rear:      140 mm fan x1 (1000 RPM)

   Bottom:  120/140 mm fan (optional)

   Side:       140/180 mm fan (optional)


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