strives to set themselves apart from other manufacturers by designing power supplies, fan controllers, and unique designs on computer cases with both the computer enthusiast and gamer in mind. Their latest case, the Phantom, doesn't disappoint. On paper, it has some impressive features that should appeal to a wide audience.
From the promotional image above you can see that NZXT offers the Phantom full tower case in black (the color of our review sample), as well as red and white. NZXT knows that hardcore enthusiasts will appreciate having the option to pick a color that best fits their surroundings or specific style.
Before taking a closer look at the NZXT Phantom provided for review, here is some published information on this new case taken from the official product page
on the NZXT website.
High Performance Cooling Advantages
- Phantom's extensive cooling capabilities include 7 fan cooling options with dual 200mm, single side 230/200mm (NZXT only guarantees fitment with NZXT's FN-200), triple 120mm, and front 140mm fans. For enhanced control and expandability, NZXT includes dual radiator support, quad water cooling cutouts, and an integrated fan controller with up to five 20W channels.
- Phantom celebrates an array of innovative features designed to enhance every stage of the build. Meticulous wire management is easily attainable with large spacing behind the motherboard. The innovative all-new 5.25" screwless rails make installing and swapping HDDs an effortless process. Rubber grommets dampens vibration during operation.
Additional Advanced Features
- Further distinct features include an LED on/off button to control fan lighting, rubber PSU and case feet to reduce vibration, easily removable front and top panels, and top mounted USB, Audio/Mic, and E-SATA ports.
Extensive Compatibility and Expandability
- Features support for larger heat sinks, graphics cards, and E-ATX motherboards enabling enthusiasts to include any of today's hottest components. Vast space within the enclosure allows for 7 hard drives with SDD support and up to five 5.25" bays.
» Model: Phantom Series
» Case Type: Full Tower Steel
» Front Panel Material: Plastic/Steel
» Dimensions: W222 x H540 x D623 mm
» Cooling System:
FRONT, 1 X 140mm
REAR, 1 X 120mm (included)
SIDE, 2 X 120mm, 1x200/230 (2 x 120mm included)
TOP, 2 X 200mm (1xLED 200mm included)
» Drive Bays:
5 EXTERNAL 5.25" Drive Bays
7 INTERNAL 3.5"/2.5" Slots
Screwless Rail Design
» Material: Steel with black finish
» Expansion Slots: 7
» Power Supply: 500 WATT PS2 ATX 12V 2.0 (OPTIONAL)
» Weight: 11 KGS (W/O Power)
» Motherboard Support: MOTHERBOARDS: E-ATX, ATX, MICRO-ATX, BABY AT