Spire Sonex 6010 Case Review

 

One of the most important parameters when choosing the components of a computer system is, without any doubt, the monetary budget. Enthusiasts frequently spend substantial amounts of cash on computer components and thus can afford high-level parts. When assembling a low budget gaming system however any enthusiast knows that cannot afford to spend a third of the entire budget on an expensive chassis, which led several well known companies to release cost-effective enclosures. Today we are going to examine the features and performance of such a product from Spire, the new Sonex 6010 gaming chassis.

One of the most important parameters when choosing the components of a computer system is, without any doubt, the monetary budget. Enthusiasts frequently spend substantial amounts of cash on computer components and thus can afford high-level parts. When assembling a low budget gaming system however any enthusiast knows that cannot afford to spend a third of the entire budget on an expensive chassis, which led several well known companies to release cost-effective enclosures. Today we are going to examine the features and performance of such a product from Spire, the new Sonex 6010 gaming chassis.

 

Manufacturer’s features and specifications

  • Cool & versatile gamer chassis design
  • Front top Blue LED glow
  • Front and rear pre-installed 120 Blue LED fans
  • 0.6mm SECC Steel structure
  • Cool aluminum all meshed front panel
  • Front-Top USB2.0*2 and AC'97 & HD Audio connections
  • Front-Top Card reader: SD/MMC/MS (Optional)
  • Tool-free thumb-screw access side panels
  • Efficient Air In-take, rear, front and side-panel
  • Optimized internal space, fits large CPU coolers and long VGA cards
  • Mainboard cut out for easy mounting of CPU cooler with back-plate
  • Prepared for water cooling tubes and units
  • Supports up to six (6) 3.5-inch & four (4) 5.25-inch drive devices
  • Quality backed by 2 year manufacturer warranty

Product Specification

Features

* Strong 0.6mm SECC Steel structure
* Tool-free thumb-screw side panels
* Excellent thermal solution
* Stylish, unique design for real enthusiast
* Front mesh and fence design for excellent ventilation
* Dust-control filters for all meshed areas
* All edges debarred for safely assembly
* water-cooling holes are pre-drilled to support water-cooling systems.

Dimensions

467*185*445mm(L x W x H)

Material

Structure Info: SECC 0.6mm

Colors

Black

3.5 Bays

6— 5 internal, 1 external

5.25 Bays

4— 4 external

Mainboard

ATX / Micro ATX

Power supply

ATX

Bracket slots

7

Cooling

Pre-installed fans:
Rear: 1*12cm Black fan
Front: 1*12cm Blue LED fan
Additional option:
2*12cm fan on side-panel

Front panel connection

USB2.0 * 2, Audio x1, Mic x1 (Supports AC'97 & HD Audio)
Top Card reader: SD/MMC/MS (Optional)

Certifications

CE/ROHS/TUV

MTBF

5 years

Operating Temperature

-20 to 70 oC

Storage Temperature

-20 to 70 oC

Warranty

2 years

Packaging type

Brown carton

Package Includes

* Case
* User installation manual 
* Warranty registration card 
* Pouch with Screws , MB Stand-Off, Cable-Clips

N.W. Weight

6.5kg

G.W. Weight

7.5kg

UPC Code

6943051261256