Want a bookshelf PC or a PC to slip onto your media console? There are great options in both those form factors. But if you want to build a truly high-powered PC, you need a bit more breathing room, and that’s what the Core 500 delivers, in spades. From our point of view, it’s the ideal layout to support extreme components and extreme overclocking, and it comes with the added benefit of maintaining a very compact shoebox-style design.
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