Cooler Master’s MasterBox Lite 5 is an entry level, no nonsense chassis that brings the class leading flexibility and customization options of its higher end MasterBox siblings to the mainstream builder. Can a flexible interior configuration, sleek mirrored exterior, interchangeable colored trims, liquid cooling support, and a fully transparent side panel really be affordable and ‘mainstream’? If so, what corners had to be cut to do so? We’ll dive in and see what a long history of making computer chassis’ does for you when you want to re-define the entry level case market.
Pro Clockers would like to thank Cooler Master for sending the MasterBox Lite 5 to us to check out!
About Cooler Master
“We’re all about the things that make building a PC such a rewarding experience. The sense of achievement. The joy of making and creating something uniquely yours in form and function. The freedom that comes from complete control. And of course, the thrill of bringing your creation to life without melting your components”
Cooler Master is a computer hardware manufacturer from Taiwan. Founded in 1992, the company is an aftermarket brand for computer chassis, PSU, coolers, cooling pads, and other accessories. Aside from their own aftermarket cooling solutions, Cooler Master is also an OEM vendor for different brand names such as Nvidia, AMD and EVGA. They produce GPU coolers, CPU coolers and Heatsinks for the various companies. In recent years, the company expanded its brand exposure into gaming communities by sponsoring major events such as KODE5 and a case modding competition. They have also won awards such as the iF product design award.