NZXT Switch 810 Case Review & Giveaway!

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!



box front


The box held up very well under the punishing torture test Fed Ex puts it through


 box back



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)

Steel, Plastic




The front panel has a very elegant, stream-lined look and flows really nice with the rest of the case


back side panel


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


side panel


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)


rom bays


The case features 4 EXTERNAL 5.25″ DRIVE BAYS & 6 INTERNAL 3.5″ DRIVE BAYS with a Screwless Rail Design


hard drive bays


Innovative right-mounted HDDs with Removable pull-out cages and large storage capacity for 7 hard drives


Hot drive


5.25″ hard drive hot swap with SATA III support


directional fan


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


PS stand offs


The stand offs for the PS is a nice touch to allow plenty of room for airflow for your power supply


MB tray


The Motherboard tray can support E-ATX, XL-ATX, ATX, MICRO-ATX, Mini-ITX MB. Just so many options for upgrading


front panel usb


The front panel offers Dual high-speed USB 3.0 and a SD card reader for transfer and quick access to multimedia


fan and rear leds


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


Interior  Back panel


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”

triple rad


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!


top panle open


Clever hybrid fin design allows the user to choose between maximum airflow or sound reduction



panel closed


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!


NZXT Sentry LX LCD Fan Controller

NZXT Hale90 Series 850 Watt Modular Power Supply

41 responses to “NZXT Switch 810 Case Review & Giveaway!”

  1. JJ_Sky5000 says:

    Dont forget to make a comment on this review to be enetered in the giveaway!!!

  2. poroporo says:

    Some of the pictures make the case look a bit beige-ish though. Maybe it’s because of the lighting?

    Good job with the review btw.

  3. TRxReFLeX says:

    i absolutely love NZXT for their cases. Thanks stompfest for this great review. And boy do you guys know how to make people sign up to your website haha.

  4. JJ_Sky5000 says:

    while using the camera teh case would go from white to a creame colored the closer i go the light to it.

  5. eduh_h says:

    Really nice Case!

  6. Kevin says:

    Awesome case, would love to have that case.

  7. SJester says:

    I think he’s right and it’s the lighting. I’ve seen other pics of the case and it’s a glossy hospital white. Would look amazing with an NZXT fan controller and etched side window. Already imaging the case mods…

  8. underoath14 says:

    I would love to have one of these!

  9. says:

    Love the very details of the review,
    especially the case being reviewed.
    Lovely NZXT case.
    hope to win one too :)

  10. cemil1990 says:

    Sweet case is sweet <3

  11. mrcapncaveman says:

    I been eyeballing this case since it came out and couldnt decide on white or black, If all goes well you just made that decision for me. Thanks for having an awesome giveaway.

  12. leo says:

    YAYYY for giveaway.

  13. lizardking says:

    pretty slick looking case.

  14. meekrat says:

    nice design for a case :)

  15. FR3D says:

    awesome design and to make things better is an NZXT

  16. CoolJon says:

    Thanks for the review JJ! That does look like an awesome case. I sure wouldn’t mind winning one. Btw, the one picture of the top fan from the inside made me do a double take because a painting on your wall was framed perfectly in the mobo cutout. I thought for a second that there was a painting on the back wall of the case.

  17. Tragic says:

    all I really have to say is /drool

  18. zheirol says:

    white and black. /gg

  19. InstantClassic says:

    I have an NZXT case in my rig atm. Its really nice too. :)

  20. Untouched Hero says:

    This looks top of the line and yet very cheap in comparison to competitors. I’d love one of these :) in black…

  21. Snowblind says:

    Amazing case. Jeez

  22. glenvarun says:

    In awe of this case, the HDD removable cage, the overall spaciousness makes it so much appealing!

  23. C00Kies says:

    Looks really sharp!

  24. Douglas says:

    I WANT this really BAD!

  25. Jorge89 says:

    Good luck everyone.

  26. usafinn says:

    Nice case, even better in black. I would buy this case in black when I can upgrade (Ive Bridge?).

  27. Demon Pimp says:

    Been thinking I’m way past due for a new rig. Looks like the perfect way to start.

  28. cobakk says:

    That case is sooo nice, every detail is taken care of. Nice work! Would love to have!

  29. moonbug says:

    Great case!

  30. Falcanium says:


  31. CognitoCon says:

    Man, that case is perfect for me. Do want.

  32. Riving says:

    So… I want this.. I need everyone else here to not want this and me to want this.. law of the universe right!

  33. JJ_Sky5000 says:

    its a good case to have. law of average isnt looking good for ya, everybody wants this case

  34. usafinn says:

    This case has some features that should be standard on ALL cases. Ezamples are the rear LED and the card reader. I really like this case and in blace even!

  35. cfsharp says:

    Sweet case. NZXT never fails to make an excellent product.

  36. Zenkiri says:

    Stunning looking case. It’s good to see more white cases.

  37. PhenomX says:

    Great case!

  38. Kurruppt says:

    i so really need this

  39. FR3D says:

    nice i really needed a case

  40. Ivan says:

    Amazing case! But I can’t afford it cause I’m Mexican.

  41. JJ_Sky5000 says:

    And the Winner is !!!! Post #75 damascusire , Congrats, Please send me a PM with your Mailing address

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