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CM Elite 130 mini-ITX PC Case Review

  1. Introduction
  2. Packaging and Specification
  3. External Impressions
  4. Internal Impressions
  5. Installation Experience
  6. Conclusion
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The packaging is pretty standard. Plain-jane box with all the information about the specification, features and illustration.

The case is protected by two foam blocks and a plastic sheet. Usually, I don’t like styrofoam but since the form factor is small, chances of damages are also reduced.

Model Number RC-130-KKN1
Available Color Midnight Black
Materials Appearance: polymer front mesh panel
Case body: Steel alloy
Dimensions (W x H x D) 240 x 207.4 x 398.5 mm / 9.4 x 8.2 x 15.7 inch
Net Weight 3.1 kg / 6.8 lbs
M/B Type Mini-ITX
5.25″ Drive Bays 1
3.5″ Drive Bays 3 (1 from 5.25” drive bay)
2.5″ Drive Bays 5 (3 from 5.25″ drive bays, 1 from the side bracket, 1 from the bottom)
I/O Panel USB 3.0 x2, USB 2.0 x 1, Audio In & Out
Expansion Slots 2
Cooling System Front: 120mm fan x 1 (installed)
Side: 80x15mm fan x 1 (installed)
Power Supply Type Standard ATX PS2
Maximum Compatibility VGA card length: 343mm / 13.5 inch
CPU cooler height: 65mm / 2.5 inch
PSU length 180mm/ 7.1 inch (w/ less cable management)
142mm / 5.6 inch (w/ full cable management)

CM provides few strips of cable ties, 4x brass stand-off, rubber mounts with 2 separate set of screws- for HDD and SSD. There’s also a stand-off nut, but I wish they provided a small wrench instead.

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