The Fractal Design Core 1300 conforms to the Micro-ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX.
Its dimensions (LxWxH) are 450mm x 195mm x 370mm.
|Form Factor||Micro-ATX||Maximum CPU Cooler Size||162mm|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Front Fans||1|
|Material||Not sure||Front Fans Size||120mm|
|Color||Black||Front Fans Speed||1200 RPM|
|Expansion Slots||4||Rear Fans||1|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||2||Rear Fans Size||120mm|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||2||Rear Fans Speed||1200 RPM|
|2.5" Drive Bays||3||IO Display Panel||yes|
|Tool-less Rails||no||Front USB 2.0 Slots||1|
|Length||450mm||Front USB 3.0 Slots||1|
|Maximum Graphics Card Length||380mm|
The Fractal Design Core 1300 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 dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 450mm x 195mm x 370mm.
The Fractal Design Core 1300 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, although you can install an SSD or laptop hard drive in one of the three 2.5" drive bays.