Mini-ITX chassis enables versatile hard drive mounting
A brushed aluminum Mini-ITX chassis, available with a flip-open design and space-efficient hardware support, has been unveiled by Lian-Li. The PC-Q33 is a versatile design for hard drive mounting.
Users can swing open the top and front panel, allowing easy access to the internal components. The chassis supports 18L, and accommodates CPU coolers up to 180mm (7.0”) in height and ATX power supplies up to 200mm in length. The latest powerful low-profile graphics cards up to 220mm (8.6”) easily fit inside the chassis.
In the side HDD cage, two 3.5” drives or one 2.5” drive and 3.5” drive can be installed. This side HDD cage can be removed by unscrewing three thumbscrews. The front panel additionally allows for up to three 2.5” drives or one 3.5” HDD with two 2.5” drive. The PC-Q33 supports 120mm radiators and AIO liquid cooling kits.
The PC-Q33 has pop-off side panels for simplified installations, upgrades and maintenance. Hard drives sized 3.5” and 2.5” can be mounted without tools onto the front panel with thumbscrews with rubber suspensions. Additionally, the expansion slots are secured by thumbscrews.
The I/O panel is located on the front bezel, with connections including two USB ports and HD audio.
The PC-Q33 will be available at the beginning of February for the suggested retail price of £59.99.