NZXT is one of my all favorite companies and that has released two of the best pc cases i have ever used: the Vulcan & Phantom. NZXT was established in 2004 in Los Angeles, California. It is a company built upon gamer’s dreams that hopes to create products that put consumers first. With the objective of designing unique products catered for hardware enthusiasts and gamers, NZXT has grown into a globally renowned brand recognized for dedication towards creating the next great gaming products
The Switch 810 Full Tower Case Is their newest Model that just made its debut at 2012 CES and was sold out everywhere on its release. The Switch 810 has a Hybrid Design made perfectly for any PC enthusiast whether you are using liquid cooling or high end air cooling. It is a extremely versatile case with room for 10 fans, or a liquid-cooled setup consisting of both 420mm and 240mm radiators. The switch 810 also adds extras features that include an integrated SD card reader, a hot-swappable storage bay, outstanding cable management, hd/gpu fan and an illuminated rear I/O panel.
Not only did NZXT gave me a chance to review and mod the Switch 810; NZXT also gave me a Black Switch 810 to give back to the community! In order to be entered into the giveway, please follow the instructions below. I only can ship to the Lower 48 states. We will randomly choose a person who posts in the thread linked below at 12:00pm March 15th.
1.Please Make sure Become a Fan of our new Stompfest Fan Page & NZXT.
2. Post in the thread below to be entered for a chance to win!
The box held up very well under the punishing torture test Fed Ex puts it through
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)
235 x 595 X 585 mm
FRONT 2 X 120/140mm (1x 140mm included) REAR, 1 X 120/140mm (1x 140mm included)
TOP, 3 X 120/140mm (1x 140mm included) BOTTOM, 2x 120/140mm
INTERIOR, 2x 120/140mm (1x 140mm included)
The front panel has a very elegant, stream-lined look and flows really nice with the rest of the case
The back panel is steel and very solid
The back of the case has nine expansion slots for installing EATX motherboards with Quad SLI or Triple Crossfire and Four watercooling cutouts for easy exterior liquid cooling options
The Large acrylic window has a great view to show off the interior of your rig
Looking inside the case you notice the Ten large specialized cutout holes for easy cable management as well as plenty of room for your GPUS.
Specs for VGA Clearance Maximum
375mm (w/out fan), 350 (installed), 285 (full pivot)
The case features 4 EXTERNAL 5.25″ DRIVE BAYS & 6 INTERNAL 3.5″ DRIVE BAYS with a Screwless Rail Design
Innovative right-mounted HDDs with Removable pull-out cages and large storage capacity for 7 hard drives
5.25″ hard drive hot swap with SATA III support
One of the most innovative features of the case is two 140mm pivot fan slots for directing airflow at 15⁰ to the VGA and CPU
The stand offs for the PS is a nice touch to allow plenty of room for airflow for your power supply
The Motherboard tray can support E-ATX, XL-ATX, ATX, MICRO-ATX, Mini-ITX MB. Just so many options for upgrading
The front panel offers Dual high-speed USB 3.0 and a SD card reader for transfer and quick access to multimedia
It is the little details about this case the makes a big difference. There is a rear white light for the I/O ports with a toggle switch on the front for visibility in dark environments
Modders and PC enthusiasts understand the importance of cable management. the stress-free wire management and 23mm clearance in the rear allows for superb wire-tucks. Including the 6 fan power controller already installed. “Brilliant”
As our hunger for Pc power grows our needs of cooling our precious components has increased. for all those who use liquid cooling, this case features the room needed to install a 420 raditor on the top panel with out sacrificing space. Liquid cooling bliss. It doesnt get any better than that!
Clever hybrid fin design allows the user to choose between maximum airflow or sound reduction
Removable bottom filters in the front and rear to prevent dust from entering
The NZXT Switch 810 Case is a hybrid full-tower case with excellent features and it looks awesome. It has all the little details that separate it from the competition. If you are looking for a case with loads of drive bays, plenty of room to work, tons of fans, and ready right out of the box for your next mod this is a must have case. Please check out everything NZXT has to offer for your next upgrade!