The Fractal Design Define R4 Blackout Edition conforms to the ATX form factor.
It is made of Steel and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 523mm x 232mm x 464mm.
|Release Date||30 Jan 2014||Maximum Graphics Card Length||430mm|
|Form Factor||ATX||Maximum CPU Cooler Size||140mm|
|Motherboard Form Factors||-||Front Fans||1|
|Material||Metal||Front Fans Size||140mm|
|Color||Black||Front Fans Speed||1000 RPM|
|Expansion Slots||7||Rear Fans Size||140mm|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||2||Rear Fans Speed||1000 RPM|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||8||Case Fan dBA||18 dBA|
|2.5" Drive Bays||2||IO Display Panel||yes|
|Tool-less Rails||no||Front USB 2.0 Slots||2|
|Length||523mm||Front USB 3.0 Slots||2|
The Fractal Design Define R4 Blackout Edition has a the ATX form factor. ATX is the most ubiquitous of case standards, providing the largest array of compatible hardware on the market. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 523mm x 232mm x 464mm.
The Fractal Design Define R4 Blackout Edition 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 eight 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 Fractal Design Define R4 Blackout Edition 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.