The Zalman Z3 conforms to the ATX form factor and so can accommodate motherboards with form factors ATX and Micro-ATX.
It is made of Plastic and its dimensions (LxWxH) are 430mm x 192mm x 465mm.
|Form Factor||ATX||Maximum Graphics Card Length||360mm|
|Motherboard Form Factors||Front Fans||1|
|Color||Black||Top Fans Size||120mm|
|Expansion Slots||7||Rear Fans||1|
|5.25″ Drive Bays||2||Rear Fans Size||120mm|
|3.5″ Drive Bays||4||IO Display Panel||yes|
|2.5" Drive Bays||1||Front USB 2.0 Slots||2|
|Tool-less Rails||no||Front USB 3.0 Slots||1|
The Zalman Z3 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 ATX and Micro-ATX. The dimensions of the case itself (LxWxH) are 430mm x 192mm x 465mm.
The Zalman Z3 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 four 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 Plastic, the Zalman Z3 is built to be lightweight, but strong enough to keep your components protected. Plastic cases generally have a thin metal layer to improve protection, and are also generally fairily cheap. 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.