Phanteks Enthoo Evolv MATX Case Review

Introduction and Technical Specification

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv Review

Introduction

We wouldn't normally begin a review by telling you how much something costs, but with the Phanteks Enthoo Elvolv falling a just a Starbar short of £80 we think it's important that you have the price clear in your mind before you make your way through the rest of the review.

So, a steel chassis case with all Aluminium exterior, that looks fantastic without being clad in a plastic chassis mask, water cooling capable and with a build quality and solidity of construction that would make the Thomas Telford blush, the Enthoo Evolve looks to be a bit of a corker.  Measuring in at just 230x450x400 (WxHxD), it's demure stature does mean it's limited to the smaller M-ATX and M-ITX boards, but in this day and age, with such great compact boards on the market from both camps that's not really an issue.  Sling in just enough storage, the ability to house 5.25" devices without spoiling the looks, and oodles of room inside, and we should have the makings of a winner.  Oh and did we mention it only costs £80!

 

Technical Specification

 Dimensions  230x450x400 (WxHxD) 
 Form Factor Micro Tower
 Materials Steel Chassis Aluminium Exterior
 Motherboard M-ATX, M-ITX
 Front I/O 2xUSB3.0, Audio
 Expansion slots 4
 5.25" 1 (modular at rear)
 3.5" 3
 2.5" 5 (1 slot for upgrade)
 Cooling

 Front:  1x200m Included, 2x120mm,140mm Optional

 Roof:   2x120mm, 2x140mm Optional

 Rear:   1x140mm included, 1x120mm Optional

 Water Cooling

 Front:   Up to 1x240mm

 Roof:    Up to 1x280mm

 Rear:   Up to 1x140mm

 Max GPU Length 318mm
 Max CPU Height 192mm
 Max PSU Length 216mm Midplate cover removed for longer than 180mm
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Most Recent Comments

05-06-2015, 07:25:33

Feronix
Ooooooooh Tom got dem Phanteks cases now Quote

05-06-2015, 07:27:22

Thelosouvlakia
Did the Phanteks marketing guy get the boot?!Quote

05-06-2015, 07:28:59

King of Old Old School
Wow 10 across the board i'm guessing that doesn't happen very much when it comes to casesQuote

05-06-2015, 07:34:03

tinytomlogan
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thelosouvlakia View Post
Did the Phanteks marketing guy get the boot?!
No we just got the sample from OCUKQuote

05-06-2015, 09:23:50

Kushiro
Loving the Phanteks cases. Nice that many cases arent coming with ODD cages anymore.Quote
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