Cooler Master CM 690 2 Advanced RC-692-KKN2

  • Cooler Master CM 690 2 Advanced RC-692-KKN2
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Based on 40 scores, 87 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    23
  • Good:
    16
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Well designed.
  • No resonance sounds.
  • Well priced.

Cons:

  • The 1200RPM stock cooling may be a bit lacking for more demanding users.
  • You can't use standard 80mm fans in the right side panel and VGA bracket, they have to be slim 15mm models.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Hardware Secrets on

This new version of the Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced provides a terrific cost/benefit ratio. It is affordable, has a great look, and provides all the features that users are seeking. The only negative is with the internal 3.5” bays: Cooler...

By Kitguru.net on 80

After the success of the original it is no great surprise that they have released a new and improved version. The reason for the success of the 690 II is that Cooler Master were able to fit full tower features into a mid tower chassis while...

By MadShrimps on

Time : So what do you get for a case retailing around plus minus 90 euros ? A super ventilated case, nearly silent in operation, with even more cooling potential if you ever feel the need to add extra fans. If Air cooling is not your thing, this case...

By eTeknix on 80

Coolermaster are regarded as one of the most well known manufacturer's when it comes to PC cases, and have been one of the main contenders when standing the test of time.As we all know, companies are started and in this day and age, it's very...

By XSReviews on 70

As cases go, the 690 II Advanced is pretty good at what it does: It's a big case with plenty of room for appropriate cable management and sorting out the correct airflow. The manufacturers thought ahead and strategically placed hooks/tabs for cable...

By Vortez on

There is an inclination to move to a Full Tower case due to the lack of features on some mid-tower case offerings. But what if you don't want the weight and sheer size of such a giant? The CM 690 II Advanced conquers this and in a nutshell is one of...

By Kitguru.net on 80

Cooler Master have certainly got the build quality down to a fine art. We like this case – it combines fantastic looks and styling with solid engineering and good cooling performance.Cooler Master CM 690...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 90

The Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced case is a follow up to the immensely popular CM 690 originally released back in 2007. The sub-$200 market has become somewhat saturated in the last couple of years with excellent new cases and the first CM 690 was...

By Rbmods.com on

After using the case with my computer for couple days, I can only be fully satisfied with it. Cable managing was superb, parts were not any hotter than without the case, all fit in well. This case has no major signs or failure in it and it has couple...

By Motherboards.org on

The Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced case has many outstanding qualities that make it a perfect fit for the hardware enthusiast wanting computer cases that have plenty of cooling and water-cooling options. This case has room inside for no less than...

By InsideHW on

Cooler Master is definitely on an offensive lately, they’ve even expanded to new market segments. But today, we’re sticking to what is traditionally their territory - a new revision of one of their most successful enclosure models....

By HardwareHeaven on 90

The Cooler Master 690 II Advanced is a decent all-round case that looks good and is built well. The only slight drawback in the case’s construction is its heavy weight due to the use of steel throughout.The 690 II is also a very well featured...

By Atomic MPC on 91

We’re very happy with this case; and you will be...

By LanOC Reviews on 100

So the question is, with all of the changes, is the 690 II as good as or better than the original? I can say without a doubt that they improved the 690 in every way without losing what the original was all about. The only thing they could do to...

By X-bit Labs on

We really like both system cases discussed in this review. Perhaps not ideal, the Cooler Master 690 II Advanced and Zalman MS1000-HS2 are very good products that support a wide range of computer configurations. Each of them allows to customize its...

By DV Hardware on 90

Cooler Master has done a great job at revising the aging CM 690 into an exciting new product. The new case doesn't only look a lot better but also adds great new features like the external HDD docking station and a bracket for installing solid state...

By Clunk.org UK on 80

This case has an "old school" feel to it, in that reflects its development from the original 690. There are no large fans or sculpted side panels. However, the upgrade to 140mm fans and the addition of the SATA X-dock, with comprehensive dust...

By 3dGameMan on

Video Review: Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Case is one of the very best mid-tower cases on the market. It has attractive styling, black in and out, lots of fans, dust filters, plenty of drive bays, cable management holes, space for 220 radiators,...

By Maximum PC on 80

Great style and build quality, but where's the love for long cards? The Cooler Master 690 II Advanced is the ambitious sequel to the 690, the popular mid-tower chassis of a few years ago. If you’ve seen a Cooler Master mid-tower lately, much...

By Ocaholic on

General +-With the CM690II Cooler Master has a well thought case in its portfolio. The midi tower comes with a lot of good and useful features and even the manufacturing quality is on a high level so everything fits almost perfect. What makes this...