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Rosewill R379-M - Black & Silver, 0.8mm SGCC Steel Slim Micro ATX Computer Case with ATX12V Flex 300W Power Supply

  • SGCC Steel Micro ATX Slim Case
  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • Mounted with 300W ATX Power Supply
  • 2 External Drive Bays
  • 1 Internal Drive Bays
  • 4 Expansion Slots

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Packing 3 drive bays, 4 low-profile expansion slots, a top fan, and 2 USB ports into a slender steel case, Rosewill's R379-SM gives you a powerful platform for building a solid MicroATX system. Bearing a 300W PSU that acts as a second exhaust fan, this compact case has many of the features you'd expect from a larger box, all arranged to do the job neatly and efficiently.

A spring loaded door covers the 3.5" drive slot, and the CD slot is below that. The drive cage pulls completely out to facilitate your build, and all the cables can be carefully arranged for a professional fit and finish.

Rosewill gives you the box, but lets you put it all together and have the joy of customizing your own private powerhouse!

  • newegg Tower or Desktop Convertible The Rosewill R379-SM can be oriented horizontally or vertically (with the included stands) to function as a tower or desktop chassis for ultimate flexibility.
  • newegg Removable Drive Cage The Rosewill R379-SM features a removable drive cage for easy installation of the 5.25" and 3.5" hard drives.
  • newegg Built-in 300W PSU The Rosewill R379-SM is equipped with a 300W power supply unit to handle typical power consumption for most MicroATX systems.
  • newegg Convenient Front I/O Panel The Rosewill R379-SM features a convenient front I/O panel for easy access to two USB 2.0 and two audio ports.

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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  • Anonymous
  • 1/22/2016 8:47:05 PM
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsTerrible design, flimsy, piece of junk

Pros: - The cons outweigh the pros so much so that I can't think of any pros.

Cons: - DVD drive bay door doesn't lock in place, just flops
- PSU blows hot exhaust directly at CPU heatsink making it work twice as hard
- It's basically a slim desktop tower, way too much empty space
- Screw threads are too big so motherboard sits loosely (don't use it vertically)

Other Thoughts: - This thing is awful, just terrible
- Requested an RMA since it's a terrible product and my estimated return was $0.81, what a great deal that is. Might as well resell it online at an auction retailer instead of returning it. Won't be buying anything through here again.

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  • Albert F.
  • 1/12/2016 5:15:13 PM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThe best low profile gaming case ever

Pros: Very easy to build in. I threw in my motherboard, graphics card, and SSD in 20 minutes and I really like the lift-able cage for the hard drives. Solid design and the build is very good. No issues with my power supply yet either ways.

Cons: Maybe sharp edges? I don't know but there could be some close calls?
Pretty dense for a case but at least it's not flimsy.

Other Thoughts: A must have if you want to have a solid portable gaming case but want to use a micro-ATX board. And the cooling is fairly good. I don't recommend high profile CPU coolers due to the lack of width here.

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  • Mark O.
  • 12/20/2015 10:23:33 AM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsThe Poorest Made of Cases

Pros: If I was comparing this case with many others on the market I would have no pros about it.

Cons: I can't tell you where to begin. I bought 6 of these for a project and not one case was delivered intact and completely without defect. I should have known that while I was unpacking them I heard pieces inside the box. Things don't fit correctly in this case and just in general I want to be able to unpack a case from it's box and put the computer together. I could not in this case. I was surprised this was a Rosewill product! I have been assembling systems for 20 years. My problems to follow:

Other Thoughts: Six cases bought... not one was perfect out of the box!

1. plastic retaining clips broken off the front face
2. front decorative covers fell off (not secured properly)
3. audio plug was smashed and one prong broken
4. flip down door on the CD/DVD slot had a missing spring on the hinge.
5. hard drive tabs were bent on one of the cases.
6. the SATA power connectors needed to have electrical tape put on them because they don't hold in the hard drives.

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  • John C.
  • 12/13/2015 11:06:53 AM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggskeep looking

Pros: Slim size, I like the power button. Gauge of metal is adequate, not super cheap or flimsy. I won't go so far as to say there's "cable management" but there is a nice spot to tuck most everything away behind the optical/HDD rack.

Cons: No switch to turn ps on/off. Also, ps lacks ATX 12V (8 pin) power connector that has been required by every mb I've ordered in recent history. Thankfully I had an adaptor. Also regarding ps: fan grill has large gaps, had to open the case twice to reroute cable that was falling into the fan.
Optical drive cover found loose in box, I was not fortunate like the other reviewer to also find the spring. I now have the door taped closed, as it just flops open.
If you want the side vent to point up, your front USB ports will be at the bottom. Stands will allow slight clearance, so if you're hell bent on having the usb ports at the top, you might get away with it, but this fan blows out - really should be on top to get heat out.

Other Thoughts: Typically, I'm forgiving and easy to please. Keep looking, this one falls short on too many points.

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  • Benoit L.
  • 12/5/2015 7:47:41 AM
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNice case, good design

Pros: -Small and Simple
-Lots of room to work (you can remove the ODD mount)

Cons: -Front panel has a tight fit, was hard to take off

Other Thoughts: I can only see this case being used in low profile builds.
Other than the side panel being a little snug, I had no issues with it.

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  • Hakkimte S.
  • 11/30/2015 12:07:14 PM
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsAVOID this case

Pros: Cheap

Cons: Case power supply is not grounded. My whole entire system fried after 3 months. Was too late to save anything.

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  • Erik M.
  • 10/25/2015 7:44:44 PM
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsBuy the Apex case instead

Pros: This is an APEX DM-387 with a different bezel on the front.

Fan is quiet though larger than the included one on the Apex case.

Cons: Same cons as the Apex (though I did find a Startech card reader with bottom mount holes).

However, the front bezel sucks. It's super flimsy, broke the drive door fast (replaced pin with part of a toothpick). The biggest issue though is that the dimensions for the optical drive are way too thin. I used an older Plextor IDE (with adapter) and I had to carve out a lot of the plastic so that the drive tray could pop out. Did they even measure full size optical drives for this thing? It was ridiculous.

Other Thoughts: Just buy the Apex case. Same thing and no carving necessary. Haven't had it long enough to see if the PSU holds up but the same one on my Apex has been running for 3 years now.

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  • David M.
  • 8/26/2015 6:30:40 PM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsSmart little box, Dumb little packaging

Pros: Case is roomy and easy to work in. Simple design that works. For the price the case is great; even if a bit noisy.

Cons: Packing for shipping is inadequate for rough shippers/handlers. Three of four cases delivered, received some sort of damage/denting from rough shipping.
Front panel cable routing makes it difficult to close drive cage. If the cage is not properly fitted, the side panel becomes difficult to install.

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  • Brian C.
  • 5/26/2015 7:32:47 AM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsNice case, requires patience

Pros: Great, simple case, fit everything I wanted to add, even has a spot for a floppy disk drive if you want. Power supply is in a good spot, cords reached everything I needed.

Cons: Had kind of rough time putting the cage back in place after I installed the drives. If a case comes with a power supply already installed, it should also have a spot designated for all the extra wires flopping around.

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  • Deryck F.
  • 4/8/2015 5:12:04 PM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsRosewell rocks

Pros: Beautiful case, easy to install components, quiet case fan and power supply. Love the front cover and light on power button.

Cons: Can be a little tricky to close side cover. Maybe rethink cover for DVD, just eliminate cover maybe?

Other Thoughts: Will buy again

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