Lian Li PC-A04

  • Lian Li PC-A04
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  • Classic look, Configuration options, Quality fit and finish, Feature rich, Great cooling performance, Roomy interior (for mATX), Relatively quiet for a gaming chassis, Accepts very long graphics card(s), Good value, USB 3.0.
  • Extremely compact ATX case, Can fit large graphics cards, Extremely light with just 4.1 kg, Can fit up to 7 hard drives, Well constructed, USB 3.0 connectivity included, One HDD bay is able to hold 2.5 inch drives, Three fans included, Rubber mounted fans


  • Availability, Pricey, No side panel fan, Only room for single 2.5inch device, Limited cable management.
  • Way too many choices at this price point, Feet glued on, Long cables, External USB 3.0 cable, No external 3.5 inch bay, Basically no cable management possibility, Basic packaging this case deserves better

Expert reviews and ratings

By Ocaholic on

Generally we can recommend the PC-A04 for quite a lot of things. It can of course be used to build a highly sophisticated NAS or home network server. On the other hand it can also be use as a multimedia PC, a gaming machine or simply a nice desktop...

By TweakNews on

To sum up, Lian Li's PC-A04 is a real winner in the mATX world. With the ever growing availability of very competent micro ATX and Mini ITX motherboards, the PC-A04 is one of only a handful of cases I'm aware of that can do these high-end boards...

By on

Lian Li PC-A04 Our Initial Thoughts Published on 16th February 2011 by Richard Swinburne Lian Li PC-A04 Our Initial ThoughtsOur test system fired up without any problems, and thankfully didn't cook after a long gaming session either. In fact,...

By techPowerUp! on 89

Lian Li has gone ahead and added all their current mainstream features to the A04 and has kept the overall size comparable to the A05N, but there are a lot of differences. Dimensions are probably the only common attribute between the two enclosures....

International Review By Hardwareluxx on

Lian Lis PC-A04 tritt als Behausung für leistungsstarke µATX-Systeme an. Prinzipiell kann es diese Aufgabe mit Bravour meistern, Kaufinteressenten sollten sich jedoch über manche platzbedingte Einschränkung im Klaren sein....

International Review By Ocaholic German on 80

Generell steht dem PC-A0454 ein sehr breites Anwendungfeld offen. Aufgrund der Tatsache, dass immer mehr mATX Motherboards auf den Markt kommen anhand derjenigen man ein leistungsfähiges System auf die Beine Stellen kann, ist es gar möglich...

International Review By CaseUmbau on

Lian Li hat mit dem PC-A04 ihr Gehäuse Portfolio um einen schlichten, kompakten Mini-Tower erweitert. Die Verarbeitungsqualität ist einwandfrei. Die Raumnutzung ist gut durchdacht und ebenso gut umgesetzt. Vor allem die modularen...