Phanteks Unveil The Monster Enthoo Elite

👤by Tim Harmer Comments 📅05.01.2017 16:05:58

Rotterdam, the Netherlands – January 5th, 2017 – Phanteks has shown that it has once again redefined the chassis design with the release of the new Enthoo Elite. A premium production case built on a framework that has been continuously refined since the very beginning.

Flexibility & Smart Space Utilization

Every space in the Enthoo Elite is efficiently designed with multiple functions to make sure no space will go wasted, while offering maximum flexibility. Many different configurations can be formed depending on personal system preferences.

Extreme Water-cooling & Functional Brackets

With extreme cooling possibilities, the Enthoo Elite assures to keep the most highend gaming system running cool. The incorporated functional radiator brackets makes building a complex water-cooling system so much easier.

Clean & Hidden

The Enthoo Elite features a unique PSU location, hidden from sight, that contributes to improved cooling performance. The aluminium interior panels mask the power cables and enhance the clean interior design.

Premium Materials

The Enthoo Elite is made of beautiful materials engineered with utmost care and attention to detail. Featuring a 4mm sand-blasted aluminum exterior and tool-less 4mm tempered glass window.

All Accessories Included

The Enthoo Elite comes with a rich number of modular accessories such as “silent panels”, a “Vertically mounted GPU bracket” and a “Side mounted radiator bracket”.

At Phanteks, we believe meaningful design is where form meets function. We find it important that the way we design our products make sense to our end users and to us. During the development we wanted to make sure that this was going to be the best case we have ever built.” says, Boon Tuoh Khor, Phanteks’ Lead Product Designer.

Preliminary Features

- 4mm Toolless Tempered Glass Window on Hinges
- Clean Interior with Aluminium covers: - Hidden PSU & cables
- Ambient Integrated RGB Illumination - Compatible with Phanteks RGB products, ASUS Aura, MSI Mystic Light & More
- 5 x Premium Phanteks 140mm Fans installed as standard with 2 x PWM Fan Hubs
- Swappable Panels (Performance/Silent)
- Supports Dual System / Dual PSU configurations
- 35mm cable management space + additional cable compartment (94mm)
- Vertical GPU Mount (4 Slots, 1 Riser Cable included)
- Triple Chamber Design - Main Chamber, Isolated Storage/Cooling Chamber & PSU + Cable Management Chamber
- Comprehensive Watercooling Support - Up to 560mm radiators on the front & 6 mounting points for various sized radiators throughout the case
- Radiator Brackets, Reservoir Mounts and Pump Brackets included as standard
- Extensive Storage - Up to 13 x 3.5" HDD's (6 brackets included) & 6 x 2.5" SSD's (4 brackets included)
- Comes packaged in a bespoke flight case for safe transport and delivery

Preliminary Technical Specifications

- Dimension (WxHxD): 270 mm x 750 mm x 615 mm - 10.6 in x 29.5 in x 24.2 in
- Colour: Black or Gunmetal Grey
- Materials: Anodised aluminium panels, Powder coated steel chassis, Tempered glass sidepanel
- MB Support: E-ATX, ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini ITX, EEB
- PCI slots: 10

- Front I/O: 4x USB 3.0, 2x Mic, 2x Headphone, 2x Reset button, RGB control wheel, HDMI 2.0, USB 3.1 Type-C
- Side Window: Yes, Tempered glass

- Internal 3.5": 13x (6 included)
- Internal 2.5": 6x (4 included)

Fan Support:

- Front - Up to 4 x 140mm/120mm (3 x 140mm installed),
- Top - Up to 3 x 140mm/4 x 120mm (1 x 140mm installed),
- Bottom - Up to 3 x 140mm/4 x 120mm,
- Midplate - Up to 3 x 140mm/120mm,
- Side - Up to 2 x 140mm/3 x 120mm,
- Rear - Up to 2 x 140mm/120mm (1 x 140mm installed)

Radiator Support:
- Front - Up to 560mm/480mm,
- Top - Up to 480mm/420mm,
- Bottom - Up to 480mm/420mm,
- Midplate - Up to 480mm/420mm,
- Side - Up to 360mm/280mm,
- Rear - 140mm/120mm

- Clearance: 210mm CPU Coolers, 554mm VGA Cards, 291mm PSU's, 65mm Top Radiator

- Warranty: 5 Years

Pricing and Availability

The Phanteks Enthoo Elite will be available at most local retailers from February 2017. The chassis has an MSRP of €899,99 or £755.99, inclusive of V.A.T.