The CS859SL XBlade Silver conforms to the Micro-ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors Array.
It is made of Aluminium and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 440mm x 200mm x 430mm.
|Form Factor||Micro-ATX||Front Fans||1|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Front Fans Size||120mm|
|Color||Silver||Side Fans Size||80mm|
|Expansion Slots||7||Rear Fans||1|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||4||Rear Fans Size||120mm|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||7||IO Display Panel||yes|
|2.5" Drive Bays||0||Front USB 2.0 Slots||2|
|Tool-less Rails||yes||Front USB 3.0 Slots||0|
The CS859SL XBlade Silver 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 Array. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 440mm x 200mm x 430mm.
The CS859SL XBlade Silver 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 four 5.25" drive bays, which is enough to house an optical drive and a couple of hard drives, while still having space for plenty more HDDs with the seven 3.5" drive bays that are also available. There are no 2.5" drive bays, though, so any SSD or laptop-sized HDD installation would require an adapter. 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 Aluminium, the CS859SL XBlade Silver 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.