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  • Thermaltake Overseer RX-1 Case Review



    Thermaltake's Overseer RX-I is a solid full tower case with a lot of features for the price point.  The overall design is clean and looks great with the lights down.  I am starting to become dependent on the external hard drive bays and the addition is rapidly becoming my favorite Thermaltake feature.  The futuristic design is definitely going to be the deciding factor when it comes to the Overseer.  I found it clean and attractive right out of the box.

    I have always been a fan of mid-tower designs as a compromise between performance and portability but the new Thermaltake designs are winning me over.  I find the only thing keeping me from committing to these cases is the additional weight.  At 22.7 pounds (10.3 kg) empty, this is not a case I would want to lug around often but it sure does look good!

    If a full tower design is in the cards for you, the Overseer offers solid build quality and a lot of performance potential.  The flexibility of the cooling options and roomy interior should fit all but the most demanding performance builds and the combination of futuristic looks and attractive blue accents will turn heads at any LAN party.
    Good Things
    Great Looking Design with Minimal flash
    Eight Expansion Slots
    External Drive Dock is Handy
    Outstanding Cooling Potential
    Great Build Quality
    Bad Things
    This case is heavy
    Only comes in black with blue
    Needs additional fan to meet its potential
    Ninjalane Rating
    Thermaltake Overseer RX-1 Case Review

    Furious 5 of 5