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Corsair Bulldog Barebones Chassis Unleashed, Available For Preorder

Who let the dogs out? In 2000, it was the Baha Men. In 2016, it's Corsair unleashing a couple of its own dogs. Along with the Lapdog "Gaming Control Center" (read: massive lapboard for living room gaming), Corsair announced the companion "Bulldog" barebones chassis. We saw the Bulldog at Computex, PAX Prime and CES along with the Lapdog.

The Bulldog hasn’t changed much since we last saw it. It’s a Mini-ITX case sporting a Hydro Series H5 SF liquid cooler for the CPU and an SF600 80 Plus Gold power supply, and it's available with a Gigabyte Z170N-WiFi Mini-ITX motherboard. Builders need to add their own CPU, memory, storage and graphics card.

Corsair offers the Bulldog without the motherboard for builders who already have one. This adds some degree of customization, but as of now, the Bulldog is still preconfigured with the H5 SF cooler and SF600 PSU. The 120mm radiator fittings allow you to attach all-in-one coolers to their graphics card, given you have an AIO bracket such as Corsair’s Hydro Series HG10 A1.

The Corsair Bulldog High Performance PC Kit is available for preorder at $399 with a Gigabyte Z170N-WiFi and $299 without a motherboard. If you’d like a custom Bulldog experience in your living room without the hassle of building the system yourself, complete systems will be offered with prices varying based on configuration.

Corsair Bulldog
Form FactorMini-ITX SFF Chassis
Motherboard SupportMini-ITX
Drive Bays-2.5” bay-3.5” bay or 3 x 2.5” bays
Expansion Slots2
External Connections-2 x USB 3.0-Headphone Port-Microphone Port
Fan Mount Locations-2 x 92mm-120mm
Fans Included2 x 92mm
Radiator Mount LocationsBottom: 120mm
Power SupplySFX12V Only
Maximum GPU Length11.81 inches
Maximum CPU Cooler Height3.54 inches
Maximum PSU Length7.48 inches
Compatible Corsair Liquid CoolersH5 SFH55H60H75
Weight11.02 lbs
Dimensions15 x 17.99 x 5.24 inches (WxHxD)
Warranty5 Years for case and PSU, 1 Year for motherboard

Alexander Quejado is an Associate Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware and Tom’s IT Pro. Follow Alexander Quejado on Twitter. 

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