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2003 Winter Case Review Part 2: The ATX Avalanche

Thermaltake Xaser III Lanfire Series: VM2000AD

Thermaltake is back with their new Lanfire Series that is targeted directly at the gaming enthusiasts. The Lanfire VM2000AD attempts to place a number of great features that buyers want into an attractive form factor that appeals to gamers. With Thermaltake's experience and craftsmanship they are trying to hit a price target with the Lanfire Series that makes it more affordable and appealing from a price perspective, as well.

Number Of Internal 3-½" Bays2
Number Of External 3-½" Bays2
Number Of External 5-¼" Bays3
Number Of Case Fans Supported4 total - 2 - 80mm & Two - 90mm
Construction Material0.8mm Aluminum
Power Supply DetailsOptional - Not Included With Our Test Unit.
Special FeaturesX-cut side panel window; locking front door, friction grip drive mounting; Hardcano fan control and temp monitoring device; thumb screws provided for easy assembly; EL fireball lighted front bezel design.
Size18.75"(H) x 7.0"(W) x 17.25"(D)
Sample Case Provided Bywww.thermaltake.com
Estimated Cost$139.00 US
Cooling Potential Rating9
Construction Quality Rating9
Overall Case Rating9