Editors Liked

  • Sturdy, Quiet, Compact
  • Stylish appearance, Good damping against noise and vibration, Low, smooth baseline noise, Very sturdy construction/designCONS, Ventilation could be better, Only 3 external drive bays, Side filter holes too large, Power supply inaccessible after motherboar
  • Sound dampening material, All changes went to the right direction
  • Stylish; solidly built; excellent noise dampening; good airflow throughout case

Editors Didn't Like

  • Not a whole lot of room to work with inside
  • Ventilation could be better, Only 3 external drive bays, Side filter holes too large, Power supply inaccessible after motherboard installation, Fairly ineffective side blower fan
  • Somewhat tight inside; card cooler must be removed to swap expansion cards; not much less expensive than some Sonata models that include power supplies; floppy drives and 3.5-inch card readers must be mounted in a 5.25-inch bay with adapter