Nexus Edge Review

Introduction

Nexus Edge Review  

Introduction

Nexus was founded in 2000 by a group of experts specialising in heat conductivity and noise reduction. Over the last 10 years the founders have worked closely with many of the large companies in the industry to build up a vast knowledge of thermal characteristics and conductivity. This has enabled nexus to produce a wide range of products with a focus on great thermal performance and low noise.

Enter stage right the Nexus Edge which offers, in their own words, "great airflow, silence and plenty of space for a whole lot of HDD's and optical..." So lets move on and see the on paper specifications:

Model number:

EDGE

Motherboard size:

ATX, Full ATX, Micro ATX, Full ATX

Padding:

Noise absorption wave foam

PSU:

Not included

Case fans:

3x 140mm | 1000RPM

Front ports:

E-SATA, 2x USB 2.0, MIC and AUDIO

5.25" bay exposed

8 tool less

3.5" bay exposed

1 tool less

3.5"bay hidden

9 tool less

Expansion slots

7 tool less

Case size:

64,2 x23,9 x 57,6 (L x W xD)
    Front cover:Aluminum + ABS
    Chassis material:SECC 1.0 t
    Water-cooling:4 pipe holes for liquid cooling
    Feet:Rubber adjustable feet


Head over the page for our first look of the Edge.

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Most Recent Comments

22-04-2010, 06:21:04

Youngie1337
I do think this case looks rather sexy. I wouldn't say no.Quote

22-04-2010, 08:27:49

WelshD1K
looks mohasive and umm not so attractive for the ££Quote

22-04-2010, 09:54:06

tinytomlogan
It is a grower, if it had a better front door/airflow then Id happily have used it for my server. I was VERY close to powdercoating the internals and using it if Im honest. For proffesional use it is very unique for a chassis to have all these features.Quote

22-04-2010, 11:55:32

steve30x
It looks good from the outside but the inside needs work. I got an Obsidian 800D which is huge but that case is even taller (but not as long). There isnt enough cable routing on that case either. It is a lot cheaper than my case though so its good for the money I suppose.

PS: Is the Corsair HX1000 supposed to make a low hissing sound when the hard drives are working. Its there all the time but it gets louder the more the PSU is being used.Quote

23-04-2010, 15:10:38

Chewbacca
My TJ07 isnt as tall as this? wow. But there is nowhere to put the cables!Quote
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