Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 looks like a competitor to Corsair, but there is a certain difference. Here is the Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 Review. Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 In what ways is it superior?
With the Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2, the Dutch case manufacturer PHANTEKS presents a case for enthusiasts that only looks like its predecessor at first glance, as it has been supplemented with numerous ingenious functions. Large mainboards in SSI-EEB / E-ATX format can be accommodated in the big tower as well as two power supplies, a second mini-ITX system, or vertical graphics cards. Especially for custom water cooling, the Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 leaves nothing to be desired thanks to its numerous installation options. Now at Caseking.
PHANTEKS has not ignored the current trends. Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 has a large tempered glass side panel through which the built-in hardware can be admired. Addressable RGB LEDs are preassembled on the front and top as well as on the power supply cover to additionally set the scene. These can be controlled either via the mainboard or the I / O panel. The I / O panel has four USB 3.0 ports and one USB 3.1 Type C connector. There is also an additional power button for the second system.
The features of the PHANTEKS Enthoo Luxe 2 Big-Tower at a glance:
– Well-made big tower for mainboards up to SSI-EEB and E-ATX
– Allows the installation of dual systems with the help of the enclosed brackets
– Side door made of tempered glass for quick access
– A total of 6x 140 or 15x 120 fans possible
– Radiators: max. 2x 480 mm, 2x 360 mm and 1x 140 mm
– Graphics cards up to 503 mm, vertical installation possible, CPU coolers up to 195 mm
– 4x 3.5- and 11x 2.5-inch slots, up to 12x 3.5-slots possible
– I / O panel with 1x USB 3.1 Type C and 4x USB 3.0 Type A
Housing without limits
You can forget about limitations in the Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2. Graphics cards can be up to 503 millimeters long, CPU coolers up to 195 millimeters high. There is space for up to eleven 2.5-inch data carriers as well as up to twelve 3.5-inch data carriers (four ex-works). A bracket for a second system or a second power supply unit is also included, as is a bracket for installing a vertically mounted graphics card. Rubberized cable ducts, cable ties with Velcro fasteners, and numerous covers ensure a clean, almost invisible cable routing that is often viewed through the large tempered glass side panel.
As an enthusiast case, the Phanteks Enthoo Luxe 2 is predestined to accommodate custom water cooling. Numerous radiators can be installed. In the front, there is space for radiators up to 480/420 millimeters in size, in the lid up to 360/280 millimeters, in the bottom up to 360 millimeters and to top it off there is even space for a 480 mm radiator next to the mainboard tray. Also, there are already openings on the front and in the cover for the installation of fill and drain ports to conveniently maintain the water cooling. Alternatively, up to 15 fans can be installed, which can be controlled via the integrated fan control via PWM signal.
The PHANTEKS Enthoo Luxe 2 Big-Tower is now available in black and anthracite for 189.90 euros from Caseking.