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Antec Mini P180 HTPC Case

Antec’s Mini P180 is designed to be seen and not heard. Developed in collaboration with silent PC experts, everything has been done to minimize any noise from the components within the case. Based on the successful P182, it fits the microATX form factor. Graphics cards with full-length PCB’s can be accommodated in any of the 4 expansion slots. A total of eight drive bays provide maximum configuration flexibility with three front-accessible 5.25” and a single 3.5” drive plus five more internal 3.5” internal HDD’s.

A heat-reducing dual chamber design separates the heat generated by the power supply from the CPU and expansion cards. The interior is cooled by a 120mm TriCool 3-speed fan mounted on the rear as well as a 200mm TriCool fan mounted on the top. Both feature external speed controls. Mounts are provided for a pair of 120mm fans in the front chamber if additional cooling is required. The clear airflow paths allow the fans to operate at lower speeds – and lower sound volumes.

The cable management system provides unobstructed airflow through the case as well as adding convenience when replacing or installing components. The innovative three-layer plastic and aluminum side panels further dampen system noise to result in one of the quietest cases on the market. Two USB 2.0 and an eSATA port are mounted on the front for easy access along with the headphone and microphone jacks.

 

newegg Cable Management Options

The Cable management system in the Mini P180 increases airflow and increases performance as well as increasing the convenience of working inside the case.

newegg Quiet Operations

The three-layer side panel combines aluminum and plastic to dampen noise. The case is designed with sound in mind and can be considered one of the quietest cases on the market.

newegg Upper and Lower Chamber Structure

The power supply is in a separate lower chamber to decrease heat in the most vital areas of your case.

 

Antec Mini P180 Specifications

 

Specs
Type: MicroATX Mini Tower
Color: White
Case Material: Steel
With Power Supply: No
Power Supply Mounted: Bottom
Motherboard Compatibility: Mini-ITX, microATX
With Side Panel Window: No

 

Expansion
External 5.25″ Drive Bays: 3
External 3.5″ Drive Bays: 1
Internal 3.5″ Drive Bays: 5
Expansion Slots: 4

 

Front Ports
Front Ports: USB / Audio / e-SATA

 

Cooling System
120mm Fans: 1 x 120mm rear fan
200mm Fans: 1 x 200mm top fan

 

Physical Spec
Dimensions(L x W x H): 17.20″ x 8.30″ x 17.10″
Weight: 20.9 lbs.

 

Features
Unique upper and lower chamber structure: the power supply resides in a separate chamber to isolate heat from the system and lower system noise.No power supply included: to optimize the performance of your Mini P180, your choice of power supply is crucial. Antec strongly recommends choosing from our Signature or TruePower series.Configurable to accomodate graphics cards with full length PCBsCable organization for added convenience and better airflowInnovative three-layer side panel (aluminum, plastic, aluminum) dampens system generated noise, making this one of the quietest cases available

Double hinge door designed to open up to 270°

0.8mm cold rolled steel for durability through the majority of chassis

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