Fractal Design Arc Midi

  • Fractal Design Arc Midi
87
Based on 19 scores, 52 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    12
  • Good:
    7
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Exceptional Build Quality and Materials.
  • Impeccable Fit and Finish.
  • Engineering and Layout Make Installation Easy.

Cons:

  • Only One USB 3.0 On Front I/O Despite Cable and Room For Two.
  • No USB 3.0 adapter for use on USB 2.0 mainboard.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Techgage on

Ok. You, the readers, were right. We screwed up. I'll be the first to admit that when we picked the components for our current cooler testing machine a few years back, we blew it.It's not that the gear is bad, per se, it just isn't best-suited for...

By Fudzilla on

Quality keeps the price up and the Arc Midi Tower proves that. You can find the Arc Midi priced between 75 and 80 euro. The Arc Midi Tower has everything new-generation cases should have, but the looks and quality finishing are what we liked the most...

By uk.hardware.info on

Computer cases still get plenty of attention from both industry and consumers. Other PC product areas are steadily shrinking, but new brands of computer cases still regularly appear. The result is that you still see innovation in this area. Especially...

By X-bit Labs on

The abundance of functionally identical elements with different design (disk guides, fasteners, fan filters, chassis feet, etc.) make us suspect that Fractal Design is still trying different solutions in practice in search of the best one. The...

By eTeknix on

Fractal Design have their sights set on the glory that other case manufacturers have achieved. Their product lines continue to grow while they frequently keep their case range fresh. Offering a case for almost every segment of the market, Fractal Design...

By booredatwork.com on

Fractal Design is a case manufacturer that puts design as a key concept in the creation of computer cases. This statement from Fractal's website sums up the company and the product at hand: ”The concept of Fractal Design is to provide products with an...

By Expert Reviews on 80

A quiet yet cool case that looks the part, but just a little extra cash buys a much better case...

By Kitguru.net on 90

Today we are looking at the Arc MIDI chassis, which is one of newer offerings from Fractal Design. We have looked at other cases from Fractal Design in the past and they have proven to provide high build quality at an affordable price.The new...

By Hardware Canucks on

Fractal Design’s Arc is billed as a new take on the classic inexpensive mid tower design and from the looks of things, it does differ quite a bit from the competition. With an extra wide body, a massive number of fan mounts and a great looking black /...

By Legit Reviews on

Fractal Design has a winning chassis with the Arc Midi Computer Case. The Swedish company produces a quality product in the grand fashion of many things Swede today....

By Missing Remote on

We are continuing our reviews of Fractal Design cases today with their Arc Midi mid tower desktop case. We have previously reviewed the Core 3000, Define Mini, Array R2, and Define XL. Like the other Fractal Design cases, the Arc Midi features a...

By Hi Tech Legion on

If you took the name off the Arc Midi Tower, you would still immediately know that the case in front of you was a Fractal Design product. All of the earmarks are there. However, with the Arc Midi Tower, Fractal Design has not fallen into self-parody...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 80

Fractal Design has quickly made a name for itself as a purveyor of fine PC cases, and it’s always a pleasure getting a new model through our doors for testing. The latest model is the ARC midi tower case in black. It is roughly the same size and shape...

By Hardware Secrets on

The Fractal Design Arc Midi provides virtually all features the savvy user is looking for on a case. It could cost a little less, but we believe that the user who buys this case will be making a good choice.Strong PointsAir filters for the power...

By Computeractive on 80

It may look a bit plain on the outside but plenty of thought has been put into the Arc Midi's design and it has impressive features...

By AnandTech on

The more enclosures we get in, the more amazed I am at just how competitive the market is for $99 cases. That market is made only more competitive by younger, hungrier companies like BitFenix and Fractal Design, along with new entries from Corsair...

By ThinkComputers on 100

I was a bit skeptical at first since I never heard of the brand Fractal Design before, but I have to say I’m really impressed with this case. I was truly not expecting anything fantastic from a company that’s not well known. I’m very impressed with...

By HardwareHeaven on 90

The Fractal Design Arc Midi very much impresses from the moment it is unboxed. The classy aesthetics are matched with a solid feeling construction and the closer we look the more it becomes apparent that Fractal Design have put a lot of thought into...

By Atomic MPC on 89

A great option for the cooling...

By Overclock3D on 93

Our fears at the beginning of this review were that the Arc would either just be an R3 with a body kit or that the quality would have slipped and be no where near the level of its older brother. Thankfully I can report that its neither of the above....