10 Biggest PC Cases in 2021 – The Largest and Most Spacious PC Cases For Extreme Builds

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An extreme PC build doesn’t just require the best components, it requires a case large enough to hold all of them. If you’re going for the most powerful build possible you’re looking at multiple GPUs, custom liquid cooling, all kinds of stuff that’s going to take up way more space than you’d find in a regular case.

That means you need the largest and most spacious case you can find, but you’re still looking for something stylish that showcases your build.

To help you put together your extreme dream build, we’ve assembled a list of the 10 biggest PC cases available in 2021.

Biggest PC Cases in 2021 Round-Up

The table below will give you a quick look at the 10 biggest PC cases currently available on the market. To read a full review, simply click on ‘review>>’ in the respective row.

Product

Image

Rating

1. Thermaltake Core W200
677 x 475 x 678 mm

9.3

2. Corsair Obsidian Series 1000D
697 x 307 x 693 mm

9.8

3. Thermaltake Level 20

732 x 280 x 688 mm

9.7

4. Thermaltake View 91 RGB
691 x 344 x 645 mm

9.6

5. Thermaltake Tower 900 Black Edition
752 x 423 x 483 mm

9.5

6. Thermaltake AH T600

628 x 337 x 763 mm

9.6

7. Cooler Master Cosmos C700M
650 x 306 x 651 mm

9.5

8. Thermaltake Core P8
660 x 260 x 626 mm

9.7

9. Antec Torque
644 x 285 x 621 mm

9.2

10. Nanoxia Deep Silence 6
644 x 250 x 655 mm

8.8



1. Thermaltake Core W200

Form Factor: Super-Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX, XL-ATX | Drive Bays: 3x 5.25” (accessible), 4x 2.5” or 3.5” (Behind the M/B tray), 10x 2.5” or 3.5” (HDD cage) | Radiator Support: Up to 600 mm | Pre-installed Fans: None | Dimensions (H x W x D): 677 x 475 x 678 mm | Weight: 28.9 kg / 63.7 lb | I/O Ports: 8x USB 3.0, 2x HD Audio

Thermaltake Core W200REASONS TO BUY

  • Fully modular case with tons of room
  • Enormous storage and cooling capability
  • Ventilated panels on all sides
  • Extremely sturdy construction
  • Plenty of USB ports

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Not as good for showcasing parts or RGB
  • Less capacity for liquid cooling than there could be
  • Expensive

Our Rating:   9.3/10

The Thermaltake Core W200 is a fully modular case and is the largest case currently available for personal use.

It’s bordering on what you’d need for commercial/industrial use, so it has a lot more of an IT cart look than a lot of technically small options. In terms of pure size and power though, it’s unparalleled.

The case is 688mm (27.1 inches) tall, 750mm (29.5 inches) long, and 381mm (15 inches) wide. That’s a total of almost 7 cubic feet. There’s no build you couldn’t fit into this case. In fact, there are almost no two builds you couldn’t fit into it.

The Core W200 is meant to accommodate power, with room for two full, distinct XL-ATX builds. It’s a level of redundancy that you’d almost struggle to find a use for in a home setting. You’d basically have to be mining crypto while running 144hz games to get your money’s worth out of two fully decked XL-ATX or EATX builds.

Anything less than that and you’d probably be better off putting all your money into cooling and the main build and having the second motherboard as a backup for streaming or background operations.

As we mentioned earlier, the case is fully modular, allowing you to reconfigure the space in different ways, making room for any custom cooling you want to install, extra hard drive racks, or any other additions. The case can also be reconfigured to rest sideways, which gives you more options for making room around your workstation, or allowing heat to vent through the top instead of the side.

Besides that, the fully modular construction gives you tons of options for cooling. By default, there’s room for 10 fans around the top, bottom, front, and back, with capacity for additional fans along the sides if you choose to install them. Plus, the steel panels have grid ventilation built into them allowing maximum airflow.

If you choose liquid cooling, and you probably want to for an extreme, dual motherboard build, there are racks for mounting up to two 600mm radiators on the side panel. That’s a lot of radiator space, but still less than it could be for a case of this size and customizability. You can purchase pieces to customize and expand that, but there are cases on our list that have almost twice that by default.

This case also has the option for two distinct I/O panels, with 4 USB ports and a headphone and mic jack each. There’s no USB-C port on the front panel and no dedicated headset jack. In addition, there’s an interchangeable LED strip on the front, for some limited customization.

Quality-wise, it uses steel construction, which makes it slightly heavier, but much sturdier. In light of that, it’s a little disappointing that the side panel is acrylic rather than the tempered glass you’d find in most builds. Since it’s fully modular you have the option for either wheels or legs for the stand. For a case, this large and heavy, the legs are almost always going to be the better choice.

With all this being said, if size is the first three items on your list, this is the case for you. There are not many other cases that would let you build two entire extreme gaming PCs inside them. You’ll just have to let the performance do the talking because it’s not as flashy as some other cases on our list.

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2. Corsair Obsidian Series 1000D

Form Factor: Super-Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX, SSI EEB | Drive Bays: 6x 2.5”, 5x 3.5” | Radiator Support: Up to 480 mm | Pre-installed Fans: None, Only a Commander PRO controller for fans and lighting | Dimensions (H x W x D): 697 x 307 x 693 mm | Weight: 29.5 kg / 65 lb | I/O Ports: 4x USB 3.0, 2x USB 3.1 type-C, HD Audio

Corsair Obsidian 1000DREASONS TO BUY

  • Can literally hold two entire PC builds
  • Tons of room for cooling and storage
  • RGB capability
  • Excellent cable management and compartment access
  • Beautiful, elegant design
  • Premium quality

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Limited availability: it can be hard
  • Motherboard mounts are closer to the PSU shroud than ideal
  • Premium price

Our Rating:   9.8/10

Another case that’s capable of holding two separate builds, the Corsair Obsidian Series 1000D is a bit more in line with what you’d picture when you think extreme gaming PC. There’s no surprise there, Corsair made its name in extreme PC gaming.

This case stands 697mm (or 27.4 inches) tall, 693mm (27.3 inches) deep, and 307mm (12.1 inches) wide. That’s a total of over 5 cubic feet of space. There are quite literally smaller fridges that you can buy.

In practical terms, that’s enough for a fully kitted EATX build, a backup mini-ITX build, two power supplies, and enough cooling for all of them. That’s a one-two punch that’s going to allow you to play literally game at max settings with 100+ fps and use the mini-ITX PC to handle streaming, web-browsing, and less demanding tasks without taking away from your main PC.

This also holds true if you intend to use this as a workstation. The dual motherboard space makes it possible to edit or render video on the EATX build while leaving the mini-ITX free to perform tasks, even do some fairly high-quality gaming while that’s going on.

After a certain point, (and this case is well past that point) the issue isn’t going to be the overall space, but actually managing the space. Having this much room doesn’t mean anything if most of it is going to be hanging empty in the middle.

The Obsidian Series 1000D uses multiple trays compartments to support all the distinct components, including a central island for the EATX motherboard, as well as concealing the power supplies. On top of that, the case has hinged panels on both sides and the rear to easily access all components, with an interior center compartment for cable management.

If you decide to stick with just air cooling, there’s space for up to 18 fans and plenty of ventilation to make that work. That said, you’re not going to get the most out of this case and the build you put inside it unless you go liquid-cooled.

There’s plenty of room for whatever custom work you want to do with liquid cooling and telescoping racks that can hold up to four 480mm radiators, with fans on the front and back of each radiator. The default setup is for two 480mm radiators in the front and one 420mm up top, but that can be switched out easily.

Now, the case has built-in RGB and fan control, which helps with cable management and allows you to route your fans and lights through that central control panel instead of having to do extra work on cable management.

The RGB-enabled front panel has plenty of room, with 4 USB and 2 USB type-C slots, 2 audio jacks, and a headset jack.

The main draw of this case is the sheer size and the components inside. The aluminum and smoked tempered glass construction are extremely minimal, but striking in their own way. It’s only available in black, and the RGB is standard but can be turned off if that’s not your style.

All in all, the Corsair Obsidian Series 1000D is all business. It’s extremely spacious, while not sacrificing quality or practicality. Any flash is going to come from the components you put into it, but it will hold anything you want to put into it. This is the ultimate case for your ultimate dream build.

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3. Thermaltake Level 20

Form Factor: Full Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 6x 3.5” or 2.5” (HDD cage), 2x 3.5” or 2.5” (HDD bracket) | Radiator Support: Up to 480 mm | Pre-installed Fans: 3x 140mm Thermaltake Riing Plus RGB | Dimensions (H x W x D): 732 x 280 x 688 mm | Weight: 32 kg / 70.5 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 4x USB 3.0, HD Audio

Thermaltake Level 20REASONS TO BUY

  • Unique compartmentalized design
  • Plenty of space for components and storage
  • High-quality construction
  • Included case fans and RGB elements
  • Quick access to all components
  • Excellent sound isolation

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Very pricey
  • Heavy, even for a case this size

Our Rating:   9.7/10

The Thermaltake Level 20 is unique in that it has distinct, yet viewable compartments for the core build, the HDD rack, and the power supply, of all things. There’s nothing wrong with showcasing though, they’re just not components that usually get shown off. Most cases have the PSU shunted away into a special hidden sleeve or compartment. It’s also surprisingly narrow for how large of a case it is.

In terms of dimensions, the case is 732mm (28.8 inches) tall, 688mm (27.1 inches) long, and a slim 280mm (11 inches) wide. It’s built to accommodate up to an E-ATX motherboard, which is in most cases going to be the centerpiece of your extreme build. The XL-ATX is not without its disadvantages, but it’s something you’re not often going to be fully leveraging, even in high-end gaming builds.

The main compartment also has the space for custom liquid cooling and can support vertical GPU mounting, with the PCI-E cable preinstalled. On top of that, the motherboard compartment has space for up to 6 HDDs in rack storage, while the second compartment towards the front has space for an additional six in cage configuration.

The fan/radiator setup isn’t as extensive as would be ideal for the level of performance that you can stack into the case. There are only three places to install radiators, the front and back of the case, and one between the HDD and motherboard chambers, which is firmly in the middle of the case and limits the extent to which it will be able to vent heat.

The front radiator mount can hold up to a 480mm radiator, the back is only configured for up to 140mm, and the one in the middle is 360mm max. The case also comes preinstalled with three 140mm RGB-capable case fans.

Design-wise, the Level 20 is made of aluminum, and as such is only available in silver with a hinged tempered glass panel on the front of each of the compartments. The case has modular elements, but can’t be disassembled to the same degree as some of the other offerings from Thermaltake.

It’s also a tall, heavy, and narrow case that rests on feet that are barely three inches apart, so you’ll probably want to make sure to rest it against a wall or the corner of your desk for some extra stability.

There are two RGB strips included in the case, which can be programmed along with the rest of your components. The I/O panel is on the front and includes 4 USB ports, one USB-C port, and the usual headphone and microphone jack.

Overall, the Thermaltake Level 20 is one of the biggest, most unique, and quality pc cases currently available on the market. It appeals to a very specific compartmentalized aesthetic. Having separate modules for each of the main areas of your PC can make everything look tidier, and will usually make cable management easier as well. Plus, the relative slimness of the case makes this a bit more space-efficient than most cases of this size.

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4. Thermaltake View 91 RGB

Form Factor: Super Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX, XL-ATX | Drive Bays: 12x 2.5” or 3.5” (HDD cage) | Radiator Support: Up to 480mm | Pre-installed Fans: 4x 140mm Thermaltake Riing Plus RGB | Dimensions (H x W x D): 691 x 344 x 645 mm | Weight: 26.8 kg / 59 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 4x USB 3.0, HD Audio

Thermaltake View 91 RGBREASONS TO BUY

  • XL ATX case with full display potential
  • Extremely spacious inside
  • Tons of cooling capacity
  • Excellent build quality
  • Comes with two pre-installed case fans
  • Tool-less design
  • Fully modular

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Fully modular construction means greater potential for bent parts
  • Might not be the best option if you’re not explicitly going for an XL ATX build

Our Rating:   9.6/10

The Thermaltake View 91 is in sort of a weird spot on our list. In terms of the exact technical dimensions, it is smaller than Thermaltake Tower 900, but it is the XL ATX model from the same line of cases. So while it has a slightly lower cubic area, it can actually accommodate more components, and more powerful ones, in a lot of cases.

The case itself is 645mm (25.39 inches) tall, 344mm (13.5 inches) wide, and 691mm (27.2 inches) long. As mentioned above, that’s enough space to accommodate up to an XL ATX motherboard mounted on a center island.

Like the Tower 900, this case is big enough to fit custom liquid cooling up to a dual loop system and it can be configured for either traditional or vertical GPU mounting of multiple GPUs. Both side panels are tempered glass, which allows you to show off both your core components and your cooling, but makes cable management a bit fiddlier. Storage-wise, there’s space for 12 HDDs, with six available in rack configuration and six in cage configuration.

Now, the case ships with RGB components already installed and has four 140mm case fans pre-installed (they can be removed or reconfigured as this is a fully modular case). If you stick with just air cooling, you can fit up to ten 140mm case fans, or twelve 120mm case fans.

If you’re going for liquid cooling, which is all but a foregone conclusion for extreme PC builds, you have the most space of any case on this list. There’s room for three radiators up to 480mm on the top, side, and front, with additional room for one radiator up to 140mm on the back, and one up to 280mm on the bottom. There’s nothing you can put your PC through that this case won’t keep cool when fully equipped.

The I/O panel sits on the top and includes 4 USB ports, one USB-C port, and a headphone and mic jack. Plus, the case is available in either black or white.

Similar to the Tower 900, this case has three tempered glass panels, front, right, and left. The side panels run the full length of the case and can hinge open for easy access. Besides that, the case uses a fully modular steel construction, meaning it can be completely or partially disassembled for repairs, replacements, and easy access to all parts of your PC’s interior.

Overall, the View 91 has everything you need if you’re specifically looking for a large case – it’s quality, spacious and it looks and performs extremely well. The main draw of this case is the support for XL ATX motherboards, and the capacity to cool the level of power you’d be building around it. It’s not quite as good for showcasing as some other options might be, but if you’re trying to hit both that level of power and do a bit of showing off, this is the case where those two needs intersect.

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5. Thermaltake Tower 900 Black Edition

Form Factor: Full Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 1x 5.25” (accessible), 2x 2.5”y (with HDD tray), 6x 2.5” or 3.5” (with HDD cage) | Radiator Support: Up to 560mm | Pre-installed Fans: 2x 140mm Turbo Fans | Dimensions (H x W x D): 752 x 423 x 483 mm | Weight: 24.5 kg / 54 lb | I/O Ports: 4x USB 3.0, HD Audio

Thermaltake Tower 900 Black EditionREASONS TO BUY

  • Vertical case perfect for showing off cooling
  • High quality construction
  • Included case fan and large radiator mounts
  • Plenty of HDD slots with the capacity for hot-swapping
  • Back compartment for PSU and cables
  • Fair price

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Nowhere to hide if something doesn’t turn out the way you wanted
  • GPU goes in a side compartment adjacent to the PSU and cables, making it difficult to show off your hard-won 3090

Our Rating:   9.5/10

The point of having an extreme liquid-cooled build is the unparalleled gaming performance but if we’re going to be honest, showing off is a big part of it as well. The Thermaltake Tower 900 is built with showing off in mind. It’s almost 2.5 feet tall, and has tempered glass on three sides, giving you basically a display case to put your PC in.

The case itself is 752mm (29.6 inches) tall, and 483mm (19 inches) by 424mm (16.7 inches) square. The case will hold up to an EATX motherboard, which mounts against a compartment that takes up approximately the back ⅓ of the case, making cable management a dream.

To make the most out of the shape and space, it is configured for vertical GPU mounting of multiple connected GPUs. There is also a total of nine hard drive slots, six 3.5” or 2.5”s in the cage on the exterior, two 2.5”s on the interior, and one 5.25” at the bottom front.

There’s a ton of room to show off a custom liquid cooling configuration, including dual loop setups. It also has the largest radiator mounts of any case on this list, with space for up to two 560mm radiators. The case also includes two case fans, which are designed to pull air up from the bottom, maximizing the cooling potential of the vertical configuration.

Sadly, there are no RGB components in the case itself. Also, the I/O panel has four USB slots, though none of them are USB-C, and the standard headphone and mic jack. The case is available in both black and white.

Construction-wise, the case is all steel and tempered glass and is fully modular. Everything down to the frame can be removed and replaced. The legs give it plenty of clearance off the desk or floor, and their tapered design makes this case look a little unsteady, but they are perfectly secure.

To sum things up, the Thermaltake Tower 900 is an excellent option when it comes to large PC cases with display potential. With lots of room inside, high-quality construction, and affordable price, you’ll be hard-pressed to find anything better (or bigger) in this price range. It’s going to require a bit more space and planning than some of the others on this list but it’ll be well worth it when everything is up on display.

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6. Thermaltake AH T600

Form Factor: Full Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 3x 2.5” or 2x 3.5” (accessible) | Radiator Support: Up to 480 mm | Pre-installed Fans: None | Dimensions (H x W x D): 628 x 337 x 763 mm | Weight: 20.6 kg / 45.5 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 2x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0, HD Audio

Thermaltake AH T600REASONS TO BUY

  • Striking design
  • Solid build quality
  • Plenty of airflow and ventilation
  • Room for custom liquid cooling
  • Easy access to the interior
  • Available in three color options

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Not as much storage space
  • The open case can make it easier for dust and particles to get inside
  • Takes up more space than similar capacity cases

Our Rating:   9.6/10

If the first entry from Thermaltake looked too much like an IT cart, then this case seems to have corrected hard in the opposite direction. It calls itself a “helicopter style” case, though we would have also accepted “Doom Marine helmet” or “Avatar Omnimech.” It’s one of the most stylized cases you can get this year, though it’s probably not going to be for everyone.

The total dimensions of the case are 645mm (25.4 inches) long, 365mm (14.4 inches) wide, and 765mm (30.1 inches) tall. If this were a cube it would be easily one of the biggest, if not the biggest commercially available case. Some angles intersect that, and some of it is outcropping caused by the design so it’s not quite as large as the raw dimensions make it sound.

However, it is still large enough to hold a full EATX board, and all the components you could attach to it. The case uses a central island for the motherboard mount, which can make showcasing custom cooling and RGB a lot easier but makes cable management a very strict priority.

There’s a total of 8 PCI-E access slots (many EATX boards support up the three GPUs), configurable for horizontal or vertical mounting so you can show off or structure your GPU array however you’d like.

Because of the design, this is already an incredibly well-ventilated case. Large gaps between the tempered glass doors, channels in other places, and the near-total lack of a backplate all mean that you can get a solid amount of airflow with fewer and/or cheaper fans, which is good because it will only hold 10 case fans if you choose to opt for just air cooling.

Where the case really hits its stride is with liquid cooling. You can install up to three radiators, up to 360mm on both the top and side and up to 480mm on the front.

Unfortunately, there are no RGB components to the case itself, and no way to externally address your RGB components. The I/O panel has 3 USB ports, one USB-C port, as well as the standard headphone and mic jacks, and the case is available in black, white, and pink, giving you a plenty of options to choose from.

Quality-wise, the construction is mostly steel and tempered glass, but there are more plastic elements in the build than we typically like to see. The exterior is almost entirely modular, which gives you more room to work when installing or replacing components.

Overall, the Thermaltake TH600 is a gorgeous case that isn’t quite as big as it looks. You do save a bit of space that you would otherwise need for fans and cooling because of the open case design, which offsets it being smaller on the inside. If this is the case for you, you already knew that when you saw it and are just checking to make sure it will fit your build, which it should.

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7. Cooler Master Cosmos C700M

Form Factor: Full Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 1x 5.25”, 4+1x 2.5”/3.5” combo | Radiator Support: Up to 420 mm | Pre-installed Fans: 4x 140mm PWM fans | Dimensions (H x W x D): 650 x 306 x 651 mm | Weight: 23.8 kg / 52.5 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 4x USB 3.0, HD Audio

Cooler Master Cosmos C700MREASONS TO BUY

  • Sturdy aluminum construction
  • Space for full E-ATX builds and plenty of cooling
  • Included ARGB elements
  • Well ventilated
  • Space for up to a 420mm radiator
  • Beautiful aesthetics

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Too heavy for the handles to really be useful
  • Included fans feel like an afterthought
  • Pricey

Our Rating:   9.5/10

The Cooler Master Cosmos C700M manages to be bulky and sleek at the same time, in a way that screams space-age power. The curved tempered glass panel allows you to showcase components, but the bezel around the edge of it makes it feel more like a porthole than a display.

The case really large and spacious, coming in at 650mm (25.6 inches) square, and 305mm (12 inches) thick. It’s built to accommodate up to an E-ATX motherboard, and has the configuration for vertical GPU mounting, with a built-in PCI-E cable.

Besides that, there’s full support for custom liquid cooling and a small compartment behind the motherboard for improved cable management. This is the first case on our list that doesn’t have internal HDD slots or racks, so you’ll need to go be content with the storage on your motherboard, or get extra external storage.

In terms of cooling support, the case comes with four 140mm PWM fans preinstalled. They’re on the cheaper side and don’t have RGB, so you’ll probably want to swap them out as you complete your build.

In total, the case supports nine fans, regardless of whether you opt for 120mm or 140mm fans. There’s a space for three in front, three up top, two on the bottom, and one at the rear. This translates to approximately the same amount of radiator space.

You can slot up to a 420mm radiator on the front and at the top and up to a 140mm radiator at the rear. The main exception to this is the bottom, which can only hold up to a 240mm radiator, leaving the wider 280mm off the table.

The case is aluminum with the aforementioned tempered glass side panel and it’s available in either black or brushed metal. The feet are wider set, making this a more stable case than you’d probably expect for the height and width.

In addition, the top of the case is formed into handles for easier carrying, but the case itself is over 50lbs, and the addition of liquid cooling and all other components are going to nearly double that. The handles mostly just there to make it easier to put your finished build in place and reposition the case after working on it.

The case comes with two addressable RGB strips running up the front, but no other RGB elements preinstalled. And lastly, the I/O panel has four USB ports, a USB-C port, and the headphone and mic jacks.

There’s not much that makes this case materially different from the Thermaltake cases in the same range. This just caters to a different aesthetic. The Thermaltake cases tend to let parts stand on their own, but with this one, you get a powerful-looking case that still allows you to showcase your components, although perhaps to a lesser degree.

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8. Thermaltake Core P8

Form Factor: Full Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 3x 3.5”, 6x 2.5” | Radiator Support: Up to 480 mm | Pre-installed Fans: None | Dimensions (H x W x D): 660 x 260 x 626 mm | Weight: 22.6 kg / 49.8 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, HD Audio

Thermaltake Core P8REASONS TO BUY

  • Panoramic view of your build with three full-pane glass panels
  • Massive cooling capacity
  • Really large and spacious
  • Functions both as a closed or open case
  • Plenty of USB ports
  • Sturdy and quality construction
  • Very easy to build in

REASONS TO AVOID

  • Doesn’t come with pre-installed fans
  • Higher price

Our Rating:   9.7/10

Not everyone who sees your battle station is going to understand the specs or recognize all the components in play.

There is one thing that you can count on most people to understand about an extreme gaming PC: that it requires a lot of fans. This is a case that will make people say: “wow, that’s a lot of fans.” It is visibly a case that works hard at cooling.

The Thermaltake Core P8 is a big EATX case with support for custom cooling. There’s space for horizontal and vertical GPU installation, and up to six 2.5” drives.

What really makes this case stand out, is that it puts every fan that’s working to cool your PC on full display, with full sheet tempered glass panels on the front, side, and top. The front, side, top, and bottom each have support for four 120mm fans (16 total), or 3 140mm fans (12 total) plus two more on the back panel.

For liquid cooling, you can install up to a 480mm radiator on the front and right side, up to a 360mm on the top, up to a 240mm on the bottom, and up to a 120mm on the back.

If you prefer, the tempered glass panels can be removed, allowing this to function as an open case as well. It actually has the necessary certification to function as an open case; this isn’t a question of removing panels that should stay in place during operation. Plus, the case is available in black, white, or red, giving you enough color options to choose from.

The I/O panel includes 4 USB slots, and 1 USB-C slot, in addition to the headphone and microphone jack.

If you’re all about the RGB and showcasing your build, the Core P8 is one of the best cases you could consider. There’s a ton of room to show off up to 18 RGB fans or a custom liquid cooling system – not to mention any other RGB elements you’d like to install. More importantly, the case is big enough to house basically any build and will look powerful even to people not familiar with PC building.

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9. Antec Torque

Form Factor: Mid Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX | Drive Bays: 1x 2.5”, 1x 3.5” | Radiator Support: Up to 360 mm | Pre-installed Fans: None | Dimensions (H x W x D): 644 x 285 x 621 mm | Weight: 14.3 kg / 31.5 lb | I/O Ports: 1x USB 3.1 type-C, 2x USB 3.0, HD Audio

Antec TorqueREASONS TO BUY

  • Stylish, precision-engineered design
  • Open case cuts down on the power and cost needed for cooling supplies
  • Compatible with E-ATX motherboards
  • Space for custom liquid cooling
  • Quality build

REASONS TO AVOID

  • The open case can expose parts to dust
  • Doesn’t ship with any fans
  • Only holds two drives
  • Pricey

Our Rating:   9.2/10

When you first see the Antec Torque you can tell you’re looking at something special, it just takes a moment to realize exactly what it is. It’s an open case, not unlike the “helicopter style” AH T600, but this one ends up looking like something between a power tool and a sci-fi helmet in the best possible way.

Like other stylized open cases, this one isn’t as large as the raw statistics make it out to be. Technically it’s 645mm (25.4 inches) tall, 620mm (24.4 inches) long, and 285mm (11.2 inches) wide, but a lot of that is angles and some outcroppings. That doesn’t prevent this case from still being able to accommodate up to an E-ATX motherboard and custom liquid cooling.

In fact, the open design of the case allows the radiators to be exposed to even more air than they would in an enclosed space. That’s for the best because this case only has the room to mount two 360mm radiators, one at the front, and one on top.

The fan space is likewise limited, with space for six 120mm fans, but the open design eliminates the need for almost half of the fans. It’s compatible with vertical mounted GPUs, but the included cable is the previous generation of PCI-E, so be aware of that if you managed to get your hands on one of the current GPUs.

In terms of design and quality, the case is machined aluminum and tempered glass and is available in red and black or white and black. It’s surprisingly light, coming in at just over 20lbs. Unfortunately, the case doesn’t have a handle, and open cases do not lend themselves well to transportation.

Unfortunately, It does not ship with any installed fans or RGB components and even worse, the I/O panel is more limited than most, with only 2 USB ports, and 1 USB-C port in addition to the headphone and mic jacks.

All in all, the Antec Torque is a decent option if you’re looking for something special. It’s a large case overall, but not as spacious as most of the cases on this list. However, it’s a highly compatible case, and well suited to liquid cooling, so it’s a stunning way to showcase your build, in a case that would look good holding an ITX build.

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10. Nanoxia Deep Silence 6

Form Factor: Super Tower | Motherboard Support: Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, E-ATX, XL-ATX, HPTX | Drive Bays: 10x 2.5”/3.5”, 6x 2.5” | Radiator Support: Up to 360 mm | Pre-installed Fans: 5x Deep Silence 140mm fans | Dimensions (H x W x D): 644 x 250 x 655 mm | Weight: 20.8 kg / 46 lb | I/O Ports: 4x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, HD Audio

Nanoxia Deep Silence 6REASONS TO BUY

  • Noise-dampening engineering
  • Powerful hybrid cooling capacity
  • Plenty of space for components, if installed carefully
  • Comes with five 140mm fans
  • Big case with lots of room inside

REASONS TO AVOID

  • No way to show off your build
  • Very basic design
  • A low production rate means it’s difficult to find in stock

Our Rating:   8.8/10

The Nanoxia Deep Silence 6 doesn’t look like much. It doesn’t have any glass panels to showcase your build. It’s a purely practical case. Powerful computers can be loud, even liquid-cooled ones. The Deep Silence is reinforced and insulated in ways that still allow it to vent heat, but minimize the noise coming off your PC.

In total, the case 644mm (25.3 inches) tall, 250mm (9.8 inches) wide, and 655mm (25.7 inches) long. It’s one of the few cases on the market that can hold an HPTX motherboard (the size above XL-ATX). The narrow construction means you’ll have to be careful installing your GPU, as well as your CPU cooler. Plus, there is dedicated space for HDD cages.

Now, it’s set up for air or liquid cooling, though you obviously won’t have the option to show off either. That does mean you can save a bit of money on RGB. For liquid cooling, it has the space for a 360mm radiator up front, and a 140mm at the rear.

You have a lot more options for air cooling, with room for 12 fans total, with some fairly specific requirements. The front and back only take 140mm fans (two in front, one in back). The top and bottom take either 120mm or 140mm with space for three on top, and two on the bottom.

The right and left sides can each take two 120mm or 140mm fans. What’s nice though is that the case ships with five fans already installed. Most of the air is vented through a dedicated chimney.

In terms of design, the case features an all-steel construction and is only available in black. The I/O panel has six total USB ports, none of which are USB-C and it has the expected headphone and mic jacks.

Overall, the Nanoxia Deep Silence 6 is a large, spacious case with enough room to fit any build and properly isolate it. More than any case on our list, this is a tower designed for workstations. Gamers are going to have headsets or speaker systems set up, and be able to ignore or drown out the sound of their rig. If you spend a lot of time working at your computer while it runs at high settings, this case can be a lifesaver.

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In Conclusion

Every case on our list has room for all of the most powerful components you need to create an extreme gaming PC. The first thing to ask yourself is if you want a backup so you don’t experience performance dips while streaming or multitasking. Once you’ve decided that, it’s just a question of how much cooling capacity you need, and how you want to showcase your build.

Having a powerful PC is rewarding both in what you can accomplish with it and in watching the parts you’ve assembled work in tandem with the RGB components you’ve installed and programmed. A case that holds everything you need and shows it off is an exciting and essential part of any build.

About Richard Gamin 128 Articles
My name's Richard and over the years, I have personally built many PCs for myself and my friends. I love gaming, programming, graphics designing and basically anything that has to do with computers and technology. If you ever need a hand with anything, feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to help you out.

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