Editors Liked

  • Excellent engineering quality
  • Solid Aluminum front door
  • Very good sound dampening materials used
  • Covers on side and top air vents to maximize silence
  • Door may swing open to either side
  • Great external looks
  • Very well thought out internals
  • Parted HD
  • Plenty of dust filters
  • Removable covers for the side and top fan grilles
  • Toolless optical drive bays
  • One button side panel releases
  • Lots of space to change out CPU coolers without removing mainboard
  • Both drive bays can be removed
  • Can be extremely quiet in use
  • Sleek, minimalist design
  • Excellent to build into
  • Great cable-routing system
  • Good soundproofing throughout
  • Quick-release side panels

Editors Didn't Like

  • More expensive than other silent cases on the market
  • Simple I/O
  • Silent approach makes for restrictive air flow especially in the front
  • No Molex adapters included for the fans
  • Mainboard tray inhibits use of PATA drives
  • Somewhat cheap trim on the front panel interface
  • Could do with a couple more USB ports in front
  • Front door is stiff to open