Cooler Master Centurion 531 (RC 531) Case ReviewFormer staff writer - July 21, 2005
Price: $ 60
Coolermaster has always been known for its high quality cases, but quality is burdened with many expenses that not many can afford. In response to this dilemma, Coolermaster introduced the Centurion line, affordable cases with quality in mind.
About Cooler Master
Cooler Master was founded with the mission of providing the industry�s best thermal solutions. Since its establishment a decade ago, the company has remained faithful to this mission, emerging as a world leader in products and services for companies dealing with devices where heat issues must be resolved.
In pursuing this mission, Cooler Master is absolutely committed to delivering solutions that precisely meet customer requirements for features, performance, and quality. Moreover, we strive to be a reliable long-term partner for our customers that they can truly depend on. It aims to be the first and foremost name that comes to mind for companies around the world seeking thermal solutions, and seeks to build such a reputation through outstanding technology, sophisticated design, and superior service.
Cooler Master�s current business encompasses a comprehensive lineup of thermal solutions for a full range of applications. Its products range from heat sinks and fans to component housing, chassis, and ducting for computers, industrial machinery, telecommunications equipment, and many other devices.
A critical component of Cooler Master�s ability to successfully pursue its mission is an unstinting commitment to quality, as demonstrated by the ISO 9001 certification granted to its main manufacturing plant in Taiwan. It has also enforced ISO guidelines and is in the process of applying for ISO 9002 certification at its second and third plants, located in China. Cooler Master has also implemented a number of analytical and testing protocols to ensure top quality, including at subcontractors, to further ensure thorough quality control. Moreover, Cooler Master�s dedication to quality extends beyond manufacturing to every aspect of its operation, including service.
|Dimensions||L485 x W208 x H442 mm|
|Material||Aluminum bezel, SECC chassis|
|M/B Type ATX||12� x 9.6� (30.5cm x 24.5 cm),m-ATX|
|5.25 inch||5 (Exposed)|
|3.5 inch||1 (Exposed); 4 (Hidden)|
|Cooling System||One 120x120x25mm front fan ( Intake); One 120x120x25mm rear fan (Exhaust )(Option)|
|I/O Panel||USB2.0 x 2; MIC x 1; SPK x 1; IEEE1394 x 1|
|Power Supply||Standard ATX PS2, 380W (Option)|