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Corsair Carbide Series 300R Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

  • Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower
  • 4 x 3.5" or 2.5" Internal drive bays
  • 3 External 5.25" Drive Bays
  • 4 x 3.5" or 2.5" drive bays Internal 3.5" Drive Bays
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years


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  • Royce B.
  • 9/16/2014 9:45:28 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSolid case for mid end systems

Pros: I have ordered over 5 of these units for lower end servers at multiple sites. The price, quality, space and reliability of these cases have made me an avid fan of Corsairs quality cases. Always pick these units up when they are on sale/rebate.

Cons: The only major draw backs on these cases are their lack of extra 3.5/2.5 bays within the cage and the front audio cable being just a bit of a stretch to plug into my MSI motherboards.

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  • Connor C.
  • 8/16/2014 9:02:08 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsOK Case

Pros: Nice, simple looking case. Both Sides open on the case for easy, tidy wiring. Not to heavy. Case has many fan places and easy mounting. Hard drives and optical drives easy to mount. Power supply easy to put in.

Cons: Very bad beginner case. It DOES NOT have ANY exposed metal to get rid of Static while building, you need something else. Hard to clean.

Other Thoughts: Very nice looking case, but definitely not for beginners.

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  • Jana B.
  • 7/26/2014 3:58:26 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFirst case, very great

Pros: Lots of room for cable management, easy to side or top mount fans or radiators.

Cons: It was hard to install my SSD to the removable drive bay, (I tried with all four) but you can do it. I would prefer two stock fans at the front of the case, but neither are enough to drop an egg

Other Thoughts: As with every case, the front panel connectors were a pain, but other wise a great case to start with!

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  • Igor K.
  • 7/20/2014 12:47:28 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsExcellent Mid Tower

Pros: -Enough room for most builds.
-Lots of airflow.
-Able to mount 120mm -140mm fans.
-Plenty of room for most CPU coolers.
-Plenty of room for massive GPUs.
-Plenty of room for huge PSUs.
-Comes couple silent Corsair fans.
-Great design overall.

Cons: None.

Other Thoughts: I am using 300R for my secondary build (pure AMD build). I have enough room for just about everything including 2 R9 290s and a huge EVGA SuperNova 1300W G2. If I have enough room, I'm sure you won't have problems fitting anything. Overall it's nice non flashy Mid Tower Case.

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  • James C.
  • 7/16/2014 6:53:48 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsCorsair - 300R

Pros: Great case with lots of room. Not flashly but a good solid case with most of the features you would expect in better cases.

Cons: No grommets in cable management holes - minor item.

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  • Myra M.
  • 7/13/2014 12:24:53 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

2 out of 5 eggsGood case layout, bad screwholes though

Pros: The case layout is great, and you can buy a cheap kit that adds four extra hard drive rails for a total of 8 drives you can mount inside the case. It has great airflow, and a great layout.

Cons: The screwholes for the motherboard stripped out on all but two of them inside of my case. I've only mounted one motherboard inside of the case before the holes stripped out, and when I went to swap motherboards I discovered the stripped out holes. I've never used more force than required to mount the motherboard...I always do about 1/8th of an extra turn past snug. Because of this problem I have to spend $30-40 to ship the case back to Corsair for RMA, and for just a few bucks more I can buy a new case instead. I tried searching for some screws that would fit the now wider holes but I can't find any that are small enough to fit through the motherboard mounting holes. As much as I like Corsair's products, I'm seeing some patterns now that I don't like and I believe I'm about to start moving away from their products and look elsewhere for my PC components.

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  • Anonymous
  • 6/26/2014 3:43:24 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsExcellent case

Pros: I purchased this case for a friends new PC build upon learning he wanted a case that wasn't a full tower but still capable of holding a robust gaming configuration. This case was a pleasure to work with as it provided ample room for components and is made of high quality materials. Of particular note is how useful the cable management ports are for maintaining good airflow for the system it will contain. While it's true that the holes for the cables lack rubber grommets of pricier cases, this didn't pose a problem for my use of them.

The front five and a quarter panels are easy to add and remove components from by use of a plastic latch system that is easily accessed from the side of the chassis.

Seven fan mount locations should provide enough air cooling for most users. The locations are two below the five and a quarter drive slots, two side, one rear, and two along the top. The only possible missing hard-points would be along the bottom to push air vertically out of the case.

Overall this is one of the best PC cases for the <$100 bracket. It seems as though Corsair took a much pricier design and kept it's basic features and chassis, and performed some minor cost-cutting measures upon it to create this product.

Cons: The side panels are the old style of fitting horizontally along rails of the chassis and take some work to mount perfectly in order to prevent warping. This is a smaller issue, but I wish they would have used a door-style fitting that many Antec cases use.

Also, the drive brackets are on the flimsy side of quality. They work fine for HDDs and SSDs but I would have expected higher quality materials from such an otherwise high quality product.

It'd be nice if the case had two USB 2.0 ports on the front panel along with the included two USB 3.0 ports.

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  • Michael M.
  • 6/16/2014 5:27:57 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsNice case

Pros: -Airflow, sturdy, looks nice

-Barely big enough to fit an Enermax ETS-T40 CPU cooler, and that's nearly as tall as they come.

-You can replace CPU coolers with back plates with the MOBO in place, which is much more convenient.

Cons: -The bottom PSU air filter slides right out for cleaning, but the front one requires you to take the front off and bend some tabs to remove it.

-Do not recommend if you plan on swapping HDDs often. The tool-less system works fine, but you have to take them in and out the one side, and it's very difficult to access the cables without taking off the other side panel as well, esp. with multiple drives installed. And the side panels can be a pain to get back on.

-The front audio connector cable isn't long enough to reach on my motherboard and still be routed ideally in the back, though it does barely reach.

Other Thoughts: I don't regret buying, though I was under the impression that the front dust filter could be more easily removed.

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  • Tyler D.
  • 6/9/2014 9:25:33 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Great design (simple)
Plenty of room
USB 3.0 out front

Cons: none

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  • Robert M.
  • 5/14/2014 7:34:08 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsI Like This Case

Pros: Good build quality for the price!
Good room inside for Mid-Tower!
Great ventilation/cooling capability!
Great looking!

Cons: If it is a con, I have to pull front off of case to clean about every 2 weeks cause the airflow is so good, but it keeps a lot out of my case. :)

Other Thoughts: This is the second 300R that I have used in a build. One was for a video editing PC and the other for a friend's build. I love the look, simple but yet functional. The front audio jacks are pretty good quality, no buzzing extra noise. USB 3.0 on the front. Good space inside for a mid-tower case. Fan filter on bottom for PSU fan. Overall a solid mid-tower case from Corsair.

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