The Cougar MX300 conforms to the ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors ATX and Micro-ATX.
It is made of Steel and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 490mm x 195mm x 450mm.
|Release Date||17 Mar 2014||Front Fans Speed||1200 RPM|
|Form Factor||ATX||Top Fans||2|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Top Fans Size||120mm|
|Material||Metal||Top Fans Speed||1200 RPM|
|Expansion Slots||7||Side Fans Size||120mm|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||2||Side Fans Speed||1500 RPM|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||4||Rear Fans||1|
|2.5" Drive Bays||3||Rear Fans Size||120mm|
|Tool-less Rails||yes||Rear Fans Speed||1200 RPM|
|Length||490mm||IO Display Panel||yes|
|Width||195mm||Front USB 2.0 Slots||1|
|Height||450mm||Front USB 3.0 Slots||1|
|Maximum Graphics Card Length||310mm||eSATA||no|
|Front Fans||2||Audio IO||yes|
|Front Fans Size||120mm|
The Cougar MX300 has a the ATX form factor. ATX is the most ubiquitous of case standards, providing the largest array of compatible hardware on the market. Using the ATX standard, the case can house motherboards and power supplies with form factors ATX and Micro-ATX. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 490mm x 195mm x 450mm.
The Cougar MX300 has seven expansion slots, so there is plenty of 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 four 3.5" drive bays, which is more than enough space as long as you do not intend on installing an optical drive. Installation of hard drives into these drive bays is made all the more easier by screwless rails that allow tool-less mounting.
Made primarily of Steel, the Cougar MX300 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.