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Thermaltake Chaser Series Chaser MK-I (VN300M1W2N) Black SECC ATX Full Tower Computer Case

  • SECC ATX Full Tower
  • 2 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / 1 x eSATA / 1 x Audio Front Ports
  • 4 External 5.25" Drive Bays
  • 6 x 3.5"/2.5" Internal 3.5" Drive Bays
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Thermaltake Chaser MK-I ATX Full Tower Computer Case (VN300M1W2N)

Thermaltake Chaser MK-I ATX Full Tower Computer Case (VN300M1W2N)

The Chaser MK-I e-SPORTS chassis is clearly one of its kind. With a cool pulsating light, strong streamlined body, and all-black coating inside and out, and in combination with blue elements, this case boasts a very dynamic and powerful look. ColorShift LED fans and the pulsating logo on top lend it battlefield-fierce looks. Highly advanced ventilation and USB 3.0 SuperSpeed ports can be directly connected to the motherboard. Ready for any galactic combat.

 

Features

Thermaltake Chaser MK-I ATX Full Tower Computer Case (VN300M1W2N) Features
  • Pulsating Lighting Effect
  • USB 3.0 Superspeed
  • Top-Mounted HDD Hot Swap Docking Station
  • VGA TripleMax 33cm
  • CableClear Cable Management
  • Liquid Cooling Ready
  • Innovative 5.25" & 3.5" Tool-Free Design
  • Combat Headset Holder
  • Heightened Footstand Enhances Intake Airflow

The Cooling System

The Cooling System
HDD Air Cooling System

1. Front (intake):
200 x 200 x 30mm Colorshift fan x 1 (600 - 800RPM, 13 - 15dBA)
120 x 120 x 25mm x 2 (optional)

CPU Air Cooling System

2. Top (exhaust):
200 x 200 x 30mm Colorshift fan x 1 (600 - 800RPM,13 - 15dBA);
200 x 200 x 30mm x 1 (optional)
140 x 140 x 25mm x 2 (optional)
120 x 120 x 25mm x 2 (optional)

3. Rear (exhaust):
140 x 140 x 25mm TurboFan, 1000RPM, 16dBA
120 x 120 x 25mm x 1 (optional)

VGA Air Cooling System

4. Side (intake):
200 x 200 x 30mm x 1 (optional)
5. Bottom (intake):
120 x 120 x 25mm x 1 (optional)

ColorShift Fan

ColorShift Fan

Unique Design

Liquid Cooling Ready

Liquid Cooling Ready

Top HDD Docking Station

Top HDD Docking Station

Top HDD Docking Station

Top HDD Docking Station

USB3.0 SuperSpeed (internal header)

USB3.0 SuperSpeed (internal header)

Specifications

Type Extra Big ATX Tower
Case Material SECC
Power Supply No, Bottom Mounted
Motherboard Compatibility 9.6" x 9.6" (Micro ATX), 12" x 9.6" (ATX)
With Side Panel Window Transparent Window
Bays 4 x External 5.25", 1 x External 3.5", 6 x Internal 3.5"
Dimensions 22.9" x 9.3" x 22.4"
Weight 25.6lbs

What's in the Box

What's in the Box
 

Learn more about the Thermaltake Chaser MK-I (VN300M1W2N)

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


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  • FRANCIS I.
  • 2/10/2015 5:35:46 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsThe easiest rebates in the world-FAIL

Pros: Excellent case. Used in a build that was wrapped under the tree in time for Christmas. I even bought 2 extra "colorshift" fans along with sleeved 3 pin adapters and extensions to complete the build. Now that the Holidays are over this PC replaces the Christmas tree lights when it is running.

Cons: Thermaltake claims my rebate docs not received within the 20 days submission over the Christmas holiday. This is bulldookie. I have copies of documents but they can not tell me or show me the postmark date. I get no emails to follow up the process nor was the the online review updated in time. I found out by calling to see where my rebate is and I spoke to a real person to no satisfaction. I am very ripped about the rebate process which should be the easiest on the net.

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  • Anonymous
  • 1/27/2015 6:54:12 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsHi mom

Pros: I've been a computer nerd since 1980, have built many many computers over the years. Thermaltake has been my case of choice for the last couple builds, and will be the only brand i use from now on.

The list of features is extensive, i'm sure you've read them.. No use in me posting them here.

Cons: I wish the back panel had a tad more space for cable mgmt.

Other Thoughts: Great cases, you've gained a life long customer.

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  • Jade R.
  • 1/23/2015 4:30:53 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsStill love this case

Pros: Design is very...gamer-like (meaning awesome)
Large
Color scheme (I don't normally like blue, but this case made me a fan).
Easy to remove panels.
Plenty of Hard Drive bays, for expansion.

Cons: Not enough space in the back for the basic cables to be stowed, without causing the back plate to bulge.

While it's not the fault of the maker; after I assembled my liquid cooling system, with UV tubing, I found there was no where to adhere the UV lights to. The only spot that providse the right amount of illumination, is the window; which of course putting a long light tube there would defeat the purpose, as it would obstruct the view.

The instruction manual seemed to be written in "Engrish". It was legible, for the most part. This was my first time building a computer, so the confusion that came from some of the instructions, made it a bit more difficult. Luckily I was referencing Youtube at the same time.

Other Thoughts: I've had this tower for about 2-years, and am still happy with my purchase. After a few days, I stopped using the LED features, because it was more distracting that anything. It's a nice gimmick, but only cool if you're trying to show it off to someone else, whether in-person or in a photo (I have UV Liquid Cooling tubes as well, but don't use the UV light anymore, for the same reason).

Overall, it's a great tower, that I love to look at.

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  • Micheal T.
  • 1/22/2015 10:42:19 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: It's a nice case. Spacious and easy to install things. Good cable management.

Cons: Only con is that it only comes in blue/black.

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  • Dustin H.
  • 1/21/2015 12:26:23 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat Low
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsPretty Good

Pros: It keeps cool rather well, even with just air cooling, it is large, large enough to accommodate a GeForce 970 and then some, it is blue, like really blue, which matches my MB and graphics card, and oddly my power supply.

Cons: The only issue i have with this so far is I can't find a good way to carry it, since it has panels(the front and the top) that tear away, also its a large case so its already awkward to carry

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  • Raymond M.
  • 1/11/2015 5:11:02 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsVery nice case, but a little cramped for a full tower

Pros: •Very nice looking case
•fan filters for bottom, side, and front fans
•good ground clearance for better airflow
•easy to remove front and top covers
•built in HDD dock is nice if you work on other computers from time to time
•thumb screws on the expansion slots (nice that it doesn't use those fragile plastic clips)
•rear motherboard access without removing the motherboard - less risk of damaging the motherboard when installing an aftermarket HSF this way
•decent cable management (except the bottom cable slot, which is useless with and ATX board)

Cons: •kinda cramped to work in, considering its a full tower - it would be nice if it had a slide out motherboard tray like some of their other cases
•comes with Thermaltake fans (which in the past have only lasted a year, and they are louder than alternatives)
•it would be nice if the bottom fan slot allowed 140mm fans
•the SATA cables for the docking bay and E-SATA ports aren't labeled - trial and error is needed to figure out which is which (needed for some proper BIOS settings)
•I received a cheap plastic 5.25" to 3.5" drive converter with no front slot, rather than the metal one in the picture

Other Thoughts: •it seems weird to me that a full tower doesn't support EATX boards
•I don't get the current fascination manufactures have with a bottom mounted PSU. I suppose this is useful for liquid cooling, but for air cooling, it just results in more audible noise due to the CPU HSF being closer to your ears and nothing in between to absorb the noise
•personally, I find external (or built into the case) fan controllers to be pointless (aside from the LED control if you keep the Thermaltake fans) - I think its best to let the motherboard adjust the fan speed based on current temps

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  • Richard D.
  • 1/11/2015 7:58:06 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsThermeltake Case

Pros: None

Cons: Terrible case. Should have stuck with Antec!

Manufacturer Response:

Dear Customer,
We apologize that the Chaser MK-I is not to your satisfaction. We hope you can contact Customer Service so we can understand and remedy any issues you have.
Thermaltake USA Customer Service
Email: ttsupport@thermaltakeusa.com
Toll Free: 1-800-988-1088 M-F 9:00AM~5:30PM (P.S.T)
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  • Margaret M.
  • 1/4/2015 7:23:55 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsHuge, Great Case

Pros: -Lots of room - fits huge gpus, huge cpu tower coolers, etc.
-Looks great - Nice LED fans, clear window, cool/aggressive design
-Great Airflow - Lots of space + huge fans make for great airflow and nice temps
-"Tooless" - Thumbscrews where there are screws, no tools needed for optical drive/hard drive bays.
-Dust Filters - Mostly easily removable dust filters (all except the one on the side fan, but they can all be vacuumed reasonably without taking them out) to keep the components nicely dust-free. (One on the front, the side, and the bottom (for the psu))
-Feet - Keeps the case off the surface it's on to allow air to flow from the bottom (for the psu).
-Cable management - Keeps the case looking tidy and allows more open space for air.

Cons: Cable management - This is probably more my fault than anything, but it would have been nice to have a little more room for cables.

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  • Dan M.
  • 1/2/2015 8:39:51 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsCase

Pros: Very quiet fans. Plenty of room. Cool looking case with lots of ventilation. Led lights look very nice!

Cons: Nothing

Other Thoughts: Cool case. Led lights are neat and different. I'm amazed how quiet it is with three big fans. Some say they don't like the colors but I think they are cool looking. Massive amount of room and designed for a water cooler!
Only one minor negative is the USB 3.0 ports are in the top front of case. Not a huge deal but stretching the limits of the keyboard and mouse wires. Not a huge deal and is a personal preference. I would recommend this case to anyone. I bought this case for a gamer computer so it works great for that!

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  • Aaron B.
  • 12/30/2014 9:28:49 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsSolid Case!!!

Pros: Very nice case. If your budget on a build is not too low I would suggest this case. The l.e.d.'s are very cool and easy to control from the top front panel. The fans run at very stealth volume even on high. Hard drive installation is simple, you just pop them in hdd and ssd. 3 ports beside where the motherboard mounts makes for a amateur to do a professional wiring job. Even my cpu power cable runs behind my motherboard. Most cases had me draping it over my video cards which I did not like. PLENTY of room for a sli or crossfire 4 way setup with more then enough space. The stands are quite impressive and make for the power supply to breathe well and there removable dust screens. Overall a solid case and very attractive.

Cons: I did not like the fact that it did not come with the 200mm door fan and second top fan. Newegg does not carry the fan and I had a hard time finding them. I found them on f r y s and they where 14.98 a piece. So add thirty buck plus shipping if you want all the fans for this case.

Other Thoughts: My first thermaltake product and I am very pleased :)

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