Corsair Carbide 200R announced, cheapest case yet
Laurence Howe / 5 years ago
The new Carbide Series 200R is Corsairs cheapest case yet, priced at just US $59.99, the ATX mid-tower aims to offer most of Corsair’s signature features that helped established its brand.
The case goes with the catchphrase “…the only time you’ll need to pick up a screwdriver is to install the motherboard.” Measuring 490 x 270 x 560 mm, the case is made of SECC steel and ABS plastic. Its storage area includes three 5.25-inch and four 3.5-inch/2.5-inch drive bays.
The four 3.5-inch/2.5-inch drive bays are arranged in a cage towards the bottom, which leaves a lot of room for long graphics cards – up to 43 cm long. The motherboard tray seats ATX and micro-ATX motherboards, it features cutouts that help you deal with CPU cooler back-plates and pesky cables.
As for ventilation, the 200R features a total of five 140/120 mm fan mounting locations and three 120 mm mount locations, arranged in the front, rear, top, and side panel. Its front-panel includes two USB 3.0 ports (standard header, with 2.0/1.1 adapter, and front-panel audio (HD audio header).