Cases/Cooling/PSUs

Lian-Li has been rather busy over the past couple of months announcing and releasing new or updated computer chassis. Cases like the diminutive Mini-ITX tower in the PC-Q39, the PC-T70 open air test bench, PC-01 Mid-Tower, all the way up to their Motorized Adjustable PC Desk in the DK-05, have been made public over that time. Continuing not to rest on their laurels, Lian-Li announced their latest product in the full-tower PC-V3000. First spotted in late 2016, the PC-V3000 is a continuation of their flagship line of full-tower PC cases, with the goal of “being the ultimate Aluminum and tempered glass full-tower PC.” Internally, the case is constructed of high-quality steel that's said to improve the case's structural rigidity, durability, and acoustic performance. The external...

Ahanix Black Knight X195

We put the Ahanix Black Knight to the test. Take a look at how it performed in our benchmarks.

8 by Purav Sanghani on 3/29/2004

Lian Li's PC-6070 Aluminum Case

Lian Li's PC-6070 improves on its PC-6xxx series with sound-dampening foam and many other features.

19 by Purav Sanghani on 3/25/2004

SilverStone Nimiz Temjin III

SilverStone Technology, one of the newest competitors in the case market, introduces yet another mid-tower design in their line of desktop cases. We take this aluminum behemoth apart and...

11 by Purav Sanghani on 3/16/2004

Thermaltake's Xaser III Skull Series - A Case For the Tough Guy

Thermaltake has done it again, improving on the original design of the Xaser III. The VM3000A is redesigned and packed with an onslaught of new features. Take a look...

15 by Purav Sanghani on 3/11/2004

Balanced Technology eXtended (BTX) Form Factor - The Future of Cases & Motherboards

Known previously as the "Big Water" form factor, Intel has finalized and branded the next-generation case/motherboard form factor specification and it's called BTX. Learn everything you wanted to...

99 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/18/2003

Kingwin KT-424 Aluminum Case

Kingwin produced an incredibly successful high-end case several months ago. Today, we look at their mid-range case, which actually packs more features and performance than their high-end counterpart.

17 by Kristopher Kubicki on 8/18/2003

2003 Power Supply Roundup Part II: Better Faster Cheaper

Several months ago, we published our first power supply roundup. With a little more experience we took our second stab at the power supply industry, with over 18 units...

70 by Kristopher Kubicki on 7/31/2003

ClearPC, C3 and BeanTech: The Clear Chassis Comparison

Acrylic PC cases have gained popularity over recent months. Fortunately, we were able to get our hands on some of the more mainstream clear enclosures. Its time...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 3/15/2003

Xaser III Aluminum: ThermalTake drops Chenming

ThermalTake completely redesigned their Xaser II series cases with their newest Aluminum chassis revision. No longer do they rely on the Chenming chassis platform, but a new and...

1 by Kristopher Kubicki on 2/20/2003

4-Way Power Supply Shootout: Vantec, Enermax, ThermalTake, Antec

2002 brought us several new power supplies each with a competitive edge. Today we take a look at a few of these units in our first installment of...

6 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/17/2003

Cooler Master ATC-201A: High performance Aluminum

Cooler Master's ATC-201A has been getting a lot of publicity because of its high performance design. We take a look at why it performs so well and where...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/11/2003

Ahanix dBox: Standardizing LCD Case Controls

Ahanix devoted a lot of resources into their latest case, the dBox. Attempting to become the first case that comes standard with an LCD control panel, the dBox...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/9/2003

PC-9300 Aluminum: Lian Li Enters the Small Form Factor Race

As Shuttle reigns primarily uncontested in the small form factor market, Lian Li follows suit with Cooler Master and jumps headlong into the small form factor market.

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 12/2/2002

Comdex 2002 - New Meaning To The 'Cold Show'

Many are calling this the last and probably most uninteresting Comdex ever, but the cooling and case companies beg to differ. Get ready for an indepth analysis of...

2 by Kristopher Kubicki on 11/21/2002

Kingwin KT-436-WM Case: The Mod Dream

Kingwin takes a stab into the case market with an Al-Mg alloy behemoth based on the same design as the ever popuplar Lian Li cases. Is the beauty...

2 by Kristopher Kubicki on 11/12/2002

ThermalTake A6000B Aluminum Case: Quiet Cooling

Its been a long time since we did cases at AnandTech. To welcome case reviews back to AnandTech, we bring to you ThermalTake's first attempt at an aluminum...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 10/11/2002

Low Profile Socket-A/Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - December 2001

With server rack space at a premium, building low profile 1U servers is an endeavor many are undertaking. But how do you cool Athlon MP processors in a...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 12/19/2001

Socket-A Cooler Roundup: September 2001

If you've got a Socket-A processor then this is the guide to read. Our largest cooling roundup to date. Read on as our resident cooling expert, Tillmann...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 9/7/2001

Socket-A & Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - March 2001

Quite a lot has happened since our last cooler roundup in November of last year. Not only did we see new products from previously unknown manufacturers, we saw the...

1 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/7/2001

Socket-A & Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - November 2000

With the Athlon running hotter than ever one of the most common questions we're asked is "What is the best CPU cooler on the market?" Our resident cooling...

1 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 11/21/2000

Log in

Don't have an account? Sign up now