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Fractal Design Define R3
9.0 out of 10

Fractal Design Define R3

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User Review

Greg King, Techgage
3 August 2011
  • Conclusion: I walk away with two things from my time with the Fractal Design Define R3. The first is that it’s a very well designed chassis. All edges on the interior of the case had grommets around them and even when digging around in the hard drive bays, I never once found a sharp edge.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great case broken front panel headphone jacks

Ed, Amazon
12 November 2012
  • Summary: Got this case as im a bit picky on sound ect when i got it i was amazed of how well build the case was for the price. I only had one problem with it and that was that one of the front panel jacks was broken which did not really bother me as i use a internal sound card.
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Overall 10
10

Really nice

ref, Amazon
14 October 2012
  • Summary: Short review Pros: - Quiet, effective noise insulation Fans: 2 top fan slots (with sound barriers as the default, it comes with these) One on the side One on the bottom (with a dust filter) Two on the front (with a dust filter) One on the back All 120mm I think...
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Overall 10
10

Superb Case

Billy V, Amazon
4 September 2012
  • Summary: This is a superb case for a quiet pc. I agree with another reviewer that the instructions aren't great but if you have any experience in building pc's you will be fine, if not then I'm sure you will work it out. The case is very quiet especially compared to my old one.
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Ease of use 10
10
Durability 8
8.0
Overall quality 8
8.0

Does what it say on the tin (well product description)

itypegoo8..., Ciao
11 August 2012
  • Excerpt: The Fractal Design R3 is a nice case that allows you to optimize for sound or cooling performance much like other cases but you get a bit more control through the use of foam panels.
  • Pros: Great concept for sound proofing/cooling, price, smart front panel design
  • Cons: Internal hardware needs to be chosen carefully to fit, door
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Overall 8
8.0

Good but flimsy headphone jack

Snrub, Amazon
8 June 2012
  • Summary: This is a positive review hence the 4 stars. I won't cover the positives of the case since you can read them in the other reviews. It's a great case overall. My only issue with the case and the reason I am docking it a star is the front panel jacks (for headphones, mic etc).
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Overall 8
8.0

Decent case, but not great

R. Beedall, Amazon
21 April 2012
  • Summary: I perhaps had too high expectations given some of the glowing reviews I had read. The pros include its decent size, 8 hard disk bays (which I'll probably never all use), sound proofing, and a non-descript appearance (I'm in my late 40's!).
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Overall 10
10

Classy and quite

Nyarlith, Amazon
11 April 2012
  • Summary: Bought to replace a ageing coolermaster case that was becoming far too noisy for watching movies and playing games (my xbox was quieter and that was saying something). looks really nice and is whister quiet. I can only hear my noisy old power supply now.
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Overall 10
10

Fractal Design R3 (USB 3.0) - Black

Endre Peterfi, Amazon
5 January 2012
  • Summary: I read a lot of reviews before buying this case an although I found it on a website specialized for quiet PC's I still ordered this case from amazon because of the lower price. Same goes for the PS I paired it up with : Fractal Design Newton R2 650W Power Supply ATX PSU.
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Overall 9
9.0

Utmärkt

Storten, Prisjakt
10 November 2014
  • Summary: + Lätt att öppna och stänga sidplåtar. + Lätt att montera hårdvara och dra kablar. + Helt ok medföljande fläktar. + Håller sig hel och ren. Har använt mitt i 4 år, fraktat runt det ett par gånger per år i bagageutrymmen på diverse bilar.
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