+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
General Chat Thread, enlight small form factor case in General; Hi gang, Does anyone have these cases in their school? Enlight EN-1501 Small form factor PC case - Misco.co.uk Im ...
  1. #1
    PEO
    PEO is offline
    PEO's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    2,096
    Thank Post
    457
    Thanked 152 Times in 96 Posts
    Rep Power
    72

    enlight small form factor case

    Hi gang,

    Does anyone have these cases in their school?

    Enlight EN-1501 Small form factor PC case - Misco.co.uk

    Im looking at small form factor cases, whats the pros and cons

    the link above caught my eye.

  2. #2

    CPLTD's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Northamptonshire
    Posts
    4,096
    Thank Post
    1,409
    Thanked 664 Times in 513 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    Rep Power
    263
    Quote Originally Posted by PEO View Post
    Hi gang,

    Does anyone have these cases in their school?

    Enlight EN-1501 Small form factor PC case - Misco.co.uk

    Im looking at small form factor cases, whats the pros and cons

    the link above caught my eye.
    As a Enlight supplier we have plenty experience of building machines with these cases all of which is very positive the build quility is very good and the space arrangement is adequate for a basic system, As we deal directly with Enlight be sure to let me know how many you were looking at purchasing for your school as I'm sure we can do something better price wise than misco!

  3. Thanks to CPLTD from:

    Messa (5th March 2009)

  4. #3

    featured_spectre's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    12,503
    Thank Post
    1,684
    Thanked 2,054 Times in 1,491 Posts
    Blog Entries
    2
    Rep Power
    464
    they certainly can beat misco. One thing to be weary about with small form factors, the majority (in my experience) do not have standard PSU's, so its a pain to change if you ever have too. We have been using Dell, HP and Viglen small form factors and they all have non standard PSUs. Just a thought you may want to consider.

  5. Thanks to featured_spectre from:

    CPLTD (5th March 2009)

  6. #4
    PeterW's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Portsmouth
    Posts
    750
    Thank Post
    42
    Thanked 65 Times in 60 Posts
    Rep Power
    32
    Pros;
    Smaller than towers, space saving
    Standard uATX
    Standard TFX v2 PSU

    Cons;
    Add in cards need to be low profile (vs tower)
    PSU is more expensive (vs standard atx)
    Holes in lid (Enlight PM-1501 specific, not on SCL RV80 )

    Will add some more when I think of them

    EDIT: It is our most popular form factor far out selling tower systems.
    Last edited by PeterW; 5th March 2009 at 10:26 AM.

  7. Thanks to PeterW from:

    Messa (5th March 2009)

  8. #5
    Jamman960's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    London/Kent
    Posts
    1,002
    Thank Post
    190
    Thanked 199 Times in 159 Posts
    Rep Power
    48
    Enlight cases are usually brilliant, our supplier used them for several years until they moved their service center to europe. They are nice solid cases in general with the exception of their All-In-One cases which are a real pain in the arse.



SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Small Form factor PC's
    By tosca925 in forum Hardware
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 15th June 2007, 12:35 PM
  2. Dell server form factor. Please advise!
    By starscream in forum Wireless Networks
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 6th June 2007, 10:47 PM
  3. Dell Ultra Small Form Factor PC's or SFF
    By Kyle in forum Hardware
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 23rd May 2007, 04:00 PM
  4. Small form factor PC's
    By tosca925 in forum Hardware
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 18th April 2007, 11:20 AM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •