Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV ITX Case Review: Page 4 of 6

Posted by Heath Coop on Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 9:31am

A Closer Look Continued

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

There is a large CPU cutout in the motherboard tray. The motherboard standoffs are preinstalled.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The power supply intake is also filtered. Four rubber cushions are used to minimize vibration.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Rubber grommets keep the various wires from chaffing. The front of the case is design to be able to take a 240mm radiator.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Details are abound, like this option secondary drive mount which has the Phanteks logo.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

One of the most unique features on the Enthoo EVOLV ITX is this slide out fan mounting bracket. It allows for easy fan or radiator installation. Two 120mm fans or two 140mm fans are supported. Alternately, a 240mm or 280mm radiator can be installed as well.

 Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Four rubber feet provide cushion for the case and reduce the possibility of the case scratching whatever surface it is set on.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The power supply filter is made of the same fine mesh that the front fan filter is made of. It simply slides out the back for easy maintenance.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The backside of the motherboard tray is quite open for an ITX case. The CPU cutout is extremely large. The power supply and drives are both accessed from this side. An optional 2.5 drive case is installed in the upper front section.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Hook and loop straps with the Phanteks logo provide easy cable management. They are adjustable enough for the most unruly cable bundle to be tamed.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Drive installation is completely tool free for 3.5 drives. 2.5 drives do require mounting via screws.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

All the cables are black for a stealthy installation and are the proper length for the case.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

Three boxes of accessories are include with the Enthoo EVOLV ITX.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The accessories box contains the Quick Installation Guide, as well as all the screws and ties needed for the case.

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The HDD box contains an optional HDD mount

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

The pump bracket box contains just that, a pump bracket. Design to except a wide variety of water pumps, that rubber isolated bracket may come in handy for those who chose water cooling with the Enthoo EVOLV ITX.

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