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Sharkoon Intros Two New Micro-ATX Gaming Cases Supporting Long Graphics Cards

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Sharkoon introduces two micro-ATX cases, which despite its compact form factor, can contain graphic cards up to 36 cm in length: The Sharkoon MS120 mATX and the Sharkoon 140 mATX are especially aimed at gamers who are looking for a handy companion at LAN parties and at the same time not wanting to miss out on extra-long graphics power.

The two black finished cases differ in their front fan configurations: The MS120 is equipped with two blue illuminating 120 mm front fans behind a mesh insert. The MS140 instead features a blue illuminating 140 mm front fan. The MS120 is a little taller at 375 mm than the MS140 at 368 mm.

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This is actually sick
 
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o..
first i hope they made new inside design, but i was wrong
the front panel is nice
 
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They're beautiful (I love the 140 especially). It's a shame they're budget cases.
 
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While I don’t believe I’d call it a Micro-ATX, they are neat and work a nice niche, could do well as they are nice looking and price alright.

Would’ve anticipated them being wider; space for both a tall cooler and room behind the tray. Definitely something needed for hiding the wire looms from some super-duper PSU. Then if used with a 6990/GTX590 the single smallish rear fan isn’t adequate. I suppose you could make the side panel blow-in and the bottom 120mm to push-out but that’s not efficient, probably would need a fan in the top to make it right.

Something I’m always noticing is the lack of nice “quality” Mini-Towers that aren’t overly pricey and include a smartly configured 400W PSU. Something I could see Corsair doing. A straight forward non-fugally tower, with two 5.25” bays, but with both a total blank-out and with a 3.5” conversion(s). Just two HDD bays that isolate noise, while with fans/ filters that can be serviced easily. For the PSU a quality 80-plus that has acceptable power to run an SSD and HDD, along with that a 6-pin with enough oomph for up to a 6850. All the wires looms are tailored for proper routing, while maybe a couple of them modular so if not needed you’re not stuffing them someplace. A box that ends up about 14-15” front to back and 14ish” in height, however doesn’t need to be wide for say 160mm tall coolers.
 
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They're beautiful (I love the 140 especially). It's a shame they're budget cases.
shouldnt it good so you could save $ and not drying your wallet?
 

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it would be nice to add some extra space on the back of motherboard to hide some cables..
 
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Do want! any idea of US ETA ?
 
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Damn I'd pay a few bucks more for an extra USB 3.0 port on there.
 
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