NCASE M1

NCASE M1 v6.1 is a premium Mini-ITX at 12.7L in volume. The case is priced at $210 in the US and £250 after delivery / import charges in the UK.

SPECS

VOLUME12.7L
MATERIALSALUMINIUM
FORM FACTOR MINI-ITX/DTX
CPU COOLER SUPPORT Maximum height: 130mm with side fan bracket installed, 135mm without.
CPU Heatsinks must not extend past the top edge of the motherboard by more than 10mm.
CPU Heatsinks that extend beyond the front edge of the motherboard may interfere with the 3.5″ HDD cage and/or power supply (in the default right-side mounting location).
GPU SUPPORT Maximum length:322mm (cards up to 45mm (2.2 slots) wide)
280mm (cards up to 60mm (3 slots) wide)
290mm (cards up to 60mm (3 slots) wide with front I/O ports removed)
Maximum height:140mm at mid-card
130mm (first 5mm at back corner)
125mm (portion of card over 280mm long)
Please allow 15-20mm for PCIe power connectors
Bottom fan support:25mm thick fans: 2 slot (42mm) cards only
15mm thick fans: up to 2.5 slot (50mm) cards
GPU support bracket:2 to 2.5 slot (42mm-50mm) cards only
RADIATOR SUPPORT1x 240 radiator or up to 2x 120 radiators are supported on the side fan bracket.
Radiators less than 35mm thick are recommended.
1x 240 or 2x 120 radiators precludes use of the HDD brackets attached to the fan bracket.
PSU SUPPORT SFX/SFX-L
CASE FANS SUPPORTED REAR: 1x 90MM
SIDE: 2x 120MM
BOTTOM: 2x 120MM
SSD / HDD SUPPORT 3x 2.5″

BUILD

MOTHERBOARDGIGABYTE B550I AORUS PRO AX
CPURYZEN 5 5600X / 5600G
CPU COOLERAIR COOLER: NOCTUA NH-C14S
AIO: CORSAIR H100i PRO XT / NZXT KRAKEN x53
GPU RTX 3060 / RTX 3060 Ti
PSU CORSAIR SF 600 PLATINUM
RAMCRUCIAL BALLISTIX 3600MHz, 16GB 2x8GB CL16
STORAGE256/512GB M.2 NVME + 1TB M.2 NVME
CASE FANSREAR: 1x NF-A9x14 (EXHAUST)
SIDE: 2x THERMALTAKE TOUGHFAN 12 FANS (INTAKE)
BOTTOM: 2x THERMALTAKE TOUGHFAN 12 FANS (INTAKE)

REVIEW

The M1 case is very polished and premium feeling Mini-ITX case, and we highly recommend it to anyone interested in SFF cases.

SOURCE(S)

ncases.com

Rating: 5 out of 5.