Case manufacturer Fractal presents Focus 2, a new case suitable for ATX/mATX/Mini-ITX motherboards. Fractal announces the Focus 2 with an innovative interior design that ensures optimal airflow and ample support for cooling components. The case can also be upgraded with a USB-C upgrade kit.
With the Focus 2, the Swedish hardware manufacturer Fractal has a new case in its range. This offers room for motherboards in ATX, mATX, and Mini ITX form factors, as well as ATX power supplies. Fractal emphasizes the “innovative design” of the interior, especially when presenting the product.
This should allow for optimal airflow and wider support for cooling components. According to Fractal, installing the hardware in the Focus 2 is even easier and more convenient. The case should also have “intuitive cable management options.”
More about the features of the Focus 2
Since Fractal places great importance on correct airflow, the manufacturer supplies two Aspect 140mm fans pre-installed with the Focus 2. A total of six 120 or four 140mm fans can be installed in the case. There’s room for three 120 or two 140mm fans at the front, two 120 or 140mm fans at the top, and one 120mm fan at the rear.
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A tempered glass side panel can be mounted to view the components inside the case. Additionally, the I/O panel offers several connection options, including two USB 3.0 connections for microphone and headphone, as well as an optional upgrade to USB Type-C via an upgrade kit. The RGB version of the Focus 2 also offers an RGB controller and RGB power LEDs.
Finally, according to manufacturer Fractal, the Airflow case comes with various drive configurations. These include SSD clips behind the motherboard, HDD installation directly onto the motherboard bracket, an SSD bracket kit (type D), which is available separately and is designed to accommodate two additional HDD positions and one additional HDD position. multi-bracket for mounting a unit on the bottom panel (also sold separately). More specifications can be found in the table below.
|2.5-inch drive support||two included, six total|
|3.5-inch drive support||two (included)|
|Expansion card slots||Seven|
|dust filter||Top (plastic mesh), PSU (nylon), Front (steel mesh)|
|Leak Proof Thumb Screws||side panels|
|left side part||Steel or tempered glass (RGB version: tempered glass only)|
|right side panel||steel|
|Maximum length of the power supply||250mm, recommended 175mm|
|Maximum length graphics card||405mm with front fans|
|Max Height CPU Cooler||170mm|
|radiator front||up to 360mm|
|rear radiator||up to 120mm|
|radiator top||Up to 240mm (max. 46mm RAM height)|
|Space for cable management||19mm|
|housing dimensions||472 x 215 x 451mm (L x W x H)|
|weight||GT: 6.4kg, Solid: 6.1kg|
The Fractal Focus 2 case is available in black and white and can already be ordered from various retailers. in Amazon the case is available from about 93 euros. However, the Focus 2 is the cheapest available. in substitute for just under 85 euros. If you do not want to do without the RGB, you can get the case about 10 euros more let cost
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