Corsair Graphite 230T Review

Up Close: Stripped

Corsair Graphite 230T Review

Up Close:  Stripped

As the majority of the case is actually riveted steel the only piece to remove is the front panel.  It didn't exactly come away easy though, to the extent that at one point we we're in two minds as to whether it was actually meant to be removed at all. 

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Removing the front panel won't require you to feed lots of wires through as the front I/O is not connected to it.  If you really wanted o remove this then a few screws will see you right.  The front fans are also fixed to the main chassis of the case.  With the Orange 230T featured here these light up Orange when the power is on.  If you had any ideas about changing out for 140s you can forget them as there's mounting points only for 120s.

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Taking into account how hard it was to remove the front fascia, cleaning the front air filter is also going to be a bit of a chore as it's physically attached to the fascia.  Still at least there is a filter.

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Most Recent Comments

15-10-2013, 06:10:16

Excalabur50
But does it come in WHITE?Quote

15-10-2013, 06:40:10

chrismjurd
is it just me or is that orange totally rad!Quote

15-10-2013, 06:49:23

G-Dubs
Nope not just you, we also think it rocks Quote

15-10-2013, 10:05:50

Nerdfighter
Damn, it does look pretty sexy. Personally would of preferred better quality dust-filters and some grommets on the cable routing holes, in exchange for a slightly higher price tag. I hope Corsair releases a mid-tower in the 80 - 100 quid range as well, even though that section is pretty filled already with other cases.Quote

16-10-2013, 15:42:01

qhfreddy
Pretty good looking case, just looks a tad flashy next to the 600T though. Still, a nice change from the rather unimpressive looks the other Corsair cases have.Quote
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