The Cooler Master Elite 344 - USB 3 conforms to the Micro-ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX.
|Form Factor||Micro-ATX||Front Fans||1|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Front Fans Size||120mm|
|Color||Black||Side Fans Size||90mm|
|Expansion Slots||4||Rear Fans||1|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||2||Rear Fans Size||90mm|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||6||IO Display Panel||yes|
|2.5" Drive Bays||0||Front USB 2.0 Slots||2|
|Tool-less Rails||no||Front USB 3.0 Slots||1|
|Maximum Graphics Card Length||363mm||Audio IO||yes|
|Maximum CPU Cooler Size||148mm|
The Cooler Master Elite 344 - USB 3 has a the Micro-ATX form factor. Micro-ATX is a smaller version of the ATX standard which is designed to make your case and the system therein lightweight and portable. Using the Micro-ATX standard, the case can house motherboards and power supplies with form factors Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX.
The Cooler Master Elite 344 - USB 3 has four expansion slots, so there is some room for extra components, which may be a deciding factor when planning on the longevity and build type of a PC system. The case has two 5.25" drive bays, which There are no 5.25" drive bays, but there are six 3.5" drive bays, which is more than enough space as long as you do not intend on installing an optical drive.
Made primarily of Steel, the Cooler Master Elite 344 - USB 3 is built to be strong and well-ventilated. Steel cases are generally fairly cheap and sturdy, but also tend to be quite heavy. Whatever your case's material, it is important to keep a consistent airflow so that heat doesn't build up inside. It is therefore advised that you make use of the available built-in case fans and fan installation sections.