Antec Performance One P280

  • Antec Performance One P280
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Based on 26 scores, 69 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    14
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Sleek design.
  • Triple layer front helps prevent internal system noise from escaping.
  • Solid construction will allow for years of faithful service.

Cons:

  • Slightly heavier than other cases.
  • Priced in the mid to higher end for mid-tower cases.

Expert reviews and ratings

By booredatwork.com on

Antec is well known for it PC peripherals, and I must say the do make some very good products. Today we take a good look at the Antec P280 Mid-tower case , now some of you are wondering; why are you review a PC case . Simple, its the most important part...

By Pureoverclock on 90

The Antec P280 provides loads of features for a price that won't bust your wallet. Discuss in the...

By PC Authority on 50

Antec's P series of cases have always combined a certain muscular roominess, aimed at pleasing PC enthusiasts who want to pack ALL OF THE THINGS into their systems, with the simple, restrained design of folks who don't necessary want be seen as...

By techmadeeasy.co.uk on 95

It's hard to think what else Antec could have done to make this thing any quieter. The inclusion of polycarbonate on the side panels is a novel one which yields real results in terms of the amount of noise that's generated. I shoved in some test...

By HotHardware on

Today we're reviewing a series of mid-tower cases at a variety of affordable price points. These four cases are all marketed towards enthusiasts and ship with what were once considered upscale options, including external water cooling mounts, multiple...

By eTeknix on

Today I will be taking a look at the P280 Full Tower Chassis from Antec, a case that has already established itself as a long term favourite here at eTeknix, but one that we simply hadn't gotten around to reviewing, at least not in the conventional...

By Rbmods.com on

P280 continues to impress us just as the whole Performance series has done so far. There’s some innovative things in the P280, like the 2.5″ hard disks slots. Unfortunately, they did not work just as I thought they would and the aesthetics of the...

By TechReaction.net on

The Antec P280 was very nice to review. As with most cases from Antec the quality is top notch! The quiet scheme of the case looked good and well implemented with the heavy side panels and the sound dampening foam on the front door. The three fan...

By hardwarebbq.com on

Antec is a company that makes PC cases, power supplies, CPU Coolers and Thermal pastes, fans and other accessories- pretty much what a lot of companies do- and maybe even more. At this time of age, people need good hardware and many manufacturer good...

By MyCE on

Let us summarise the most important positive and negative points below:Positive:Sleek minimalistic looks that just ooze quality. Excellent cable management. Excellent and easy to maintain air filter arrangement. Excellent noise and vibration...

By Benchmark Reviews on 92

The Antec P280's performance is exactly as it claims to be, providing users with adequate cooling at an extremely low noise level. I found that with the fans on low the Antec P280 was near silent and even on high, the Antec P280 stayed quiet....

By Pro-Clockers on

Once again our love for the Performance One is shown. The new P280 is one of few cases on the market with a front door panel that I would say I would go out and purchase. It is not often we find a case with a door that has the clean sleek lines of...

By Bit-tech.net on 80

We’re in two minds when it comes to the Antec P280. On one hand, it’s a wonderful case to build a system into, with the superb build quality we’ve come to expect from Antec. There are plenty of excellent design decisions on display, from the pair of...

By Bigbruin on

Antec has a heritage of building well designed products that actually perform - everything from power supplies to fans to cases. Their newest chassis creation, the Antec P280 Super Mid Tower Performance One Series Case, certainly doesn't disappoint....

By VR-Zone on 95

Quality (30% of the total score) Quality is by far the most positive aspect of the Antec P280 case. One can easily tell that the company’s engineers spent a fair amount of time designing and optimizing this case. The structure of the case is virtually...

By Computer Shopper on 80

The Antec P280 is a minimalist, beautifully designed case for low-noise computing. The workmanship, cable routing, and design details add up to a very good value for the money....

By Kitguru.net on 80

Today we are looking at the latest offering in the Antec Performance One lineup … the P280 chassis. We have reviewed many Antec cases in the past and have generally been impressed with their combination of cooling efficiency, build quality and wide...

By Vortez on

Building on a classic, successful product is never an easy task. Advocates will be closely watching and criticising too. In recent times Antec have focussed mainly on their gaming chassis leaving the enthusiast to perhaps look elsewhere but it’s nice...

By The Tech Report on

If heroes get remembered, but legends never die, then Antec's P180 series of enthusiast computer cases is likely to outlive most of us mere mortals. Six years ago, this iconic enclosure was unleashed as a follow-up to the P160, heralding a 180° stylistic...

By Ninjalane on

The P280 supports boards up to the XL-ATX form factor thanks to the large size and 9 expansion slots. For this installation we used the ASUS Maximus IV Extreme motherboard. This P67 motherboard had no trouble fitting into the case with room to...