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Cooler Master Elite 430 - Mid Tower Computer Case with All-Black Interior and Windowed Side Panel

  • Steel / Plastic
  • USB x 2 , Mic x 1, Audio x 1 Front Ports
  • 1 x 120mm front blue LED fan
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With its innovative styling and high quality construction, the Cooler Master Elite 430 black case lends a hot, edgy look to your system. It's designed all-black interior coating with its main purpose in mind as such there’s plenty space for large graphics cards even the latest long graphic card Radeon HD 5970, perfect for the game enthusiast. Combining 1x 120mm front blue LED fan and 1x optional 120mm rear fan with well ventilated front mesh design, this case can keep even the hottest system nice and cool.

This stunning case, compatible with all ATX and Micro ATX motherboards, affords ample storage capacity with its 10 drive bays, which include: 3x 5.25" external, 5x 3.5" internal, and 2x 3.5" external bay. Cooler Master thoughtfully includes a pair of USB 2.0 ports on this easy-to-mod case, along with two audio ports. For easy access to these ports, you’ll appreciate the remarkably convenient front I/O panel, as well. Assembly’s a snap, and won’t require any tools, making this case an ideal choice for future modifications. Deck out your PC with cutting edge style at a tremendous value.

  • newegg Stylish Inside Looks Featuring interior black coating, the Cooler Master Elite 430 provides a high-grade, stylish inside looks.
  • newegg Tool-Free Mechanical Design The Cooler Master Elite 430 features tool-free mechanical design for easy and quick assembly and maintenance.
  • newegg Peerless Cooling Performance The Cooler Master Elite 430 case features one 120mm front blue LED fan, one optional 120 mm rear fan, front mesh holes and side ventilation holes for exceptional cooling performance.
  • newegg Transparent Side Panel Window The Cooler Master Elite 430's transparent side panel window provides a direct view of the inner system.
  • newegg Bottom Mounted PSU The power supply unit supports bottom-mount design to provide an improved air circulation for better system cooling.
  • newegg Convenient Front I/O Panel The Cooler Master Elite 430's front I/O panel enables remarkably convenient access to two USB 2.0 ports and two audio ports.

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • THOMAS W.
  • 1/20/2015 7:59:15 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsgreat starter case

Pros: Great price. Plenty of cooling and build options and plenty of room. Tool included for motherboard stand offs. Comes with all screws needed to build your own.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: From the build I did there wasn't as great of cable management as I was hoping for but I made it work.

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  • Ken M.
  • 1/19/2015 5:41:56 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat case...love it...

Pros: Great case and a great price....love it...roomy with plenty of good space....

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Would recommend or buy another...

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  • Charles S.
  • 1/3/2015 1:07:17 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat case for the price

Pros: Great price.
Plenty of cooling and build options.
Comes with all screws needed to build your own.
Tool included for motherboard stand offs.
Comes with zip ties.

Cons: Only way to make this case a better deal than it already is, include pci slot covers.
But I will not knock it any eggs because at its price its hard to beat.

Other Thoughts: I have read other reviews about the lack of cable management with this case.
I did not find cable management to be a problem.
I used a modular power supply and only used the cables that were needed.
I ran what I could to the hidden side of the drive bays and my build turned out pretty well.

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  • Adam H.
  • 1/3/2015 8:19:24 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGood starter case

Pros: -LED fan is a nice touch
-Overall decent build quality
-Price

Cons: none

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  • Anonymous
  • 1/1/2015 11:47:30 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsIt does what it needs to...

Pros: ...and it's a very good price for what you get.
It's very roomy, and it's nice to have a window on the side. Always a plus.

Cons: However, it's very obvious what makes this case the price it is. The plastic/plexiglass on the side is very brittle for some reason? Swapping between two fans every year (for winter and summer) has left the screw holes with small fissure cracks coming out of them.

In addition, after general use and cleaning, the screw holes have become almost completely stripped and are now used just to keep the case from falling off. Also, one of the usb ports in the front has sunken in completely, rendering it useless.

Other Thoughts: All in all, it's a case for the price. It's surprisingly roomy inside, unlike some cases of its size, while maintaining structural support. I think if you're building a computer on a budget that you would enjoy this.

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  • Mike S.
  • 12/29/2014 6:46:41 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsDoes it's job

Pros: Would have been perfect for a water cooler setup. Went into a low buget APU setup with a stock fan.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Cheap on sale with a rebate. Blinky blue lights... Really...Who cares...

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  • chris s.
  • 12/27/2014 1:17:12 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsgreat price good case

Pros: great price
a lot of room
Tool less drive bays
great air flow
sturdier case than expected
bottom power supply location

Cons: cable management
front fan power cable was too short

Other Thoughts: Is this the most sturdy case i've owned.??
Hardly but it is far from being flimsy ...
Great air flow and plenty of locations to put fans in if you need/want to.
The mother board tray did take some finesse with putting in the screws but a patient person will do just fine.

As far as cable management goes...
i am running a modular power supply so it's a non issue but with a few zip ties and some creative thought it is hardly worth lowering it an egg....

I am running a mico atx mother board and the front fan power cord was just about 3 cm too short to reach the fan header....nothing a extender couldn't take care of. but I could have ran another connector to my power supply..

I factor in the great price vs what you get and i feel cool master delivered a great product.
I would buy this product again!

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  • Matthew G.
  • 12/26/2014 7:05:52 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Case

Pros: -Sturdy
-Easy to use
-Looks Nice
-Lots of fan space
-Easy to remove side panels

Cons: -Transparent side cover scratches easily
-PCI Slot covers need to be removed prior to installation of motherboard
-Wire organization

Other Thoughts: Great Case for a first build. Included fan is nice. Does the job very well for the price.

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  • Anonymous
  • 12/19/2014 4:54:33 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggsWas

Pros: This case was more than I expected to start with...its larger than expected but the slots everything was there, all parts and pieces. It was easy to install everything,hard drive atx gpu, hard drives, sd card reader usbs, DVD drive, It came with one 120mm blue led fan, cable management was a breeze. IT WAS NOT FLIMSY CHEAPO METAL, Its got alot of steel built into it, true to the name cooler master this is a gaming pc so there were plenty of room for fans and cooling. The plexiglass view port is big I can see everthing and it looks so NIICE!

Cons: the only only only thing that I could find i didnt like was the plexiglass window is held in by plastic rivets(go figure when they used metal for everything but the front panel) I may have to replace with little screws in the future

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  • CHRISTOPHE C.
  • 12/18/2014 8:14:54 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGreat Case for the Price

Pros: Well built case with quality connections and all black interior. You won't find these features on other cases at this price. The 3 pin/molex fan that it comes with is pretty nice and lights up bright.

Cons: Very difficult cable management. If you are planning on doing a more advanced build with lots of connections/cooling DO NOT GET THIS CASE.

Other Thoughts: I got this case for $20 after all the coupons/rebates and I could not be happier. If you are looking to pay more than $40-$50 for this case, I would look around for a better deal or different case, because I do not think it is worth that much or you could find it cheaper. Also, I would definitely recommend getting a modular PSU to help with the cable management issue.

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