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Corsair Obsidian 550D, Suitable For You Who Like Silence

January 17th, 2013 0 Comments

C550DCorsair, one of the manufacturers of PC peripherals, this time presenting Corsair Obsidian 550D casing for those who need silence while doing the activity with PC, especially at night. Black thick foams that mounted on each side the air vents as well other casing sides functions to muffle noise thus can reduce the fan noise at the time casing was closed. Plain black colored on its entire body, this mid-tower casing has dimensions 20.9 x 8.7 x 19.5 cm. Thick aluminum layer on the front side of this casing makes it look simple, minimalist, and presenting classic impression.

For you who are happy with a simple casing, Corsair Obsidian 550D can probably become one consideration. The reason, almost all side was designed screwless and easily opened by a layman too. If you want to open the left side or the right side of the casing, you simply press one button located on the back. Corsair Obsidian 550D has 6 drive bays for 3.5″/2.5″ and 4 drive bays for 5.25″ which also designed screwless thus you don’t need a screwdriver again when installing the storage media.

If you look at the front, this front panel of casing complemented with the power button, reset button, USB 3.0 x2, audio in x1 as well audio out x1. In order for all components on the front panel can function, you must connect those cables to the mainboard.

You which don’t have USB 3.0 connectors on the mainboard not have to worry. Corsair Obsidian 550D equipped with USB 3.0 to USB 2.0 adapter so that USB 3.0 ports on the front side still connected to USB 2.0 connector on the mainboard. Yet of course USB 3.0 port on the front side its speed will be equal to USB 2.0. Three fans for cooling system also included, one are in the back side for exhaust whereas the rest are on the front side for intake.

(+) Equipped with USB 3.0 to USB 2.0 adapter
(+) Top side and right side of casing can be installed radiator
(+) Air vents cover that can be opened and closed as desired



Material : Steel structure with black, brushed aluminum, faceplate
5.25” Drive Bay : 4
3.5” Drive Bay : 6
Expansion Slot : 8
Cooling System : Front(intake) 2x 200 mm fan, Top 2x 120/1x 140 mm fan (optional), Side 2x 120/1x 140 mm fan (optional), Rear (exhaust) 1x 120 mm fan, Bottom 1x 120 mm fan (optional)
Power Supply : Standard ATX PS2 / EPS
Sales Package : USB 3.0 to USB 2.0 adapter, Wire Mount, Cable Ties, Screw, Manual


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