The Enermax Thormax GT ECA5030A-B conforms to the E-ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors ATX, E-ATX and Micro-ATX.
It is made of Aluminium and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 546mm x 264mm x 557mm.
|Form Factor||E-ATX||Front Fans Size||180mm|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Top Fans||3|
|Material||Aluminium||Top Fans Size||120mm|
|Expansion Slots||9||Side Fans Size||180mm|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||4||Rear Fans||1|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||1||Rear Fans Size||120mm|
|2.5" Drive Bays||8||Bottom Fans||1|
|Tool-less Rails||no||Bottom Fans Size||240mm|
|Length||546mm||IO Display Panel||yes|
|Width||264mm||Front USB 2.0 Slots||4|
|Height||557mm||Front USB 3.0 Slots||2|
|Maximum Graphics Card Length||490mm||eSATA||yes|
|Front Fans||1||Audio IO||no|
The Enermax Thormax GT ECA5030A-B has a the E-ATX form factor. Extended ATX is a slightly deeper version of the ATX standard which is designed to provide all the advantages of ATX but with slightly more room. Using the E-ATX standard, the case can house motherboards and power supplies with form factors ATX, E-ATX and Micro-ATX. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 546mm x 264mm x 557mm.
The Enermax Thormax GT ECA5030A-B has nine 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 four 5.25" drive bays, which is enough to house an optical drive and a couple of hard drives, but with just one 3.5" drive bay there is not much extra drive space available. You can mount an SSD without having to use an adapter, though, as the Enermax Thormax GT ECA5030A-B has eight 2.5" drive bays.
Made primarily of Aluminium, the Enermax Thormax GT ECA5030A-B is built to be strong, lightweight, and well-ventilated. This often comes at a price premium, but some see the benefits to be completely worth it. 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.