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Fractal Design Core 1000

The Fractal Design Core 1000 conforms to the ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX.

It is made of Steel and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 420mm x 175mm x 355mm.

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Fractal Design Core 1000

help iconForm FactorATXhelp iconMaximum CPU Cooler Size135mm
help iconMotherboard Form Factors
  • Micro-ATX
  • Mini-ITX
help iconFront Fans1
help iconMaterialMetalhelp iconFront Fans Size120mm
help iconColorBlackhelp iconFront Fans Speed1200 RPM
help iconExpansion Slots4help iconSide Fans1
help icon5.25″ Drive Bays2help iconSide Fans Size120mm
help icon3.5″ Drive Bays2help iconRear Fans1
help icon2.5" Drive Bays0help iconIO Display Panelno
help iconTool-less Railsyeshelp iconFront USB 2.0 Slots2
help iconLength420mmhelp iconFront USB 3.0 Slots0
help iconWidth175mmhelp iconeSATAno
help iconHeight355mmhelp iconAudio IOyes
help iconMaximum Graphics Card Length350mm

Fractal Design Core 1000 compatibility review

The Fractal Design Core 1000 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 Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 420mm x 175mm x 355mm.

The Fractal Design Core 1000 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 two 3.5" drive bays, which is quite a small amount of space, and there are no 2.5" drive bays to make up for it. 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 Fractal Design Core 1000 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.

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