An update to their previous PC-T60 case, the new Lian Li PC-T80 employs a modular approach to component housing with a dual-function drive or radiator bracket. Measuring 440 x 435 x 335mm, the PC-T80 supports motherboards up to XL-ATX. This modular approach not only makes the PC-T80 an interesting test bench but also a good base for would-be modders to start their projects with.
The Lian Li PC-T80 is available in Silver or Black and has an MSRP of 169.99 USD. The full press release is available below and more information can be seen on the official product landing page: http://www.lian-li.com/en/dt_portfolio/pc-t80/
Lian Li Announces the PC-T80 Test Bench
Brushed Aluminum Test Bench with Radiator Support and Modular Design
October 16, 2014, Keelung, Taiwan – Lian-Li Industrial Co. Ltd, today announces the brushed aluminum PC-T80 DIY Test bench. An update of the PC-T60, the PC-T80 features the same high quality, simple design that has made its predecessor a favorite across the DIY community, while adding native radiator support and a more modular design.
The PC-T80, with the dimensions of 440mm x 435mm x 335mm (17.3”x 17.1” x 13.1”) WxHxD, is separated into three zones, allowing for easy configuration and updates of hardware.
A dual functioning bracket allows for the installation of radiators up to 360mm or three 3.5’/2.5” HDDs. The HDD cage and power supply location in the lower zone can be easily exchanged, and if desired an additional HDD cage can be installed in the lower zone.
The bottom zone also allows for the hard drive cage and power supply to be mounted in several different positions according to the builder’s preference. An additional HDD cage can be mounted in the middle position.
Fast Access to all Components
The PC-T80 is designed for easy and fast access to all components, including motherboards up to XL-ATX, expansion cards, power supplies, and DRAM modules. The tool-less mounting system of the hard drives adds even more to the hassle free installation and upgrade experience.
The PC-T80’s motherboard tray is pre-cut for optional installation of USB and multimedia port connector cables. Hot swap backplanes can be added to the modular HDD cage.
Price and Availability
The PC-T80 will be available in silver (PC-T80A) and black PC-T80X in North America for the suggested retail price of USD 169.
More product information and pictures can be found here: http://www.lian-li.com/en/dt_portfolio/pc-t80/
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About Lian Li
Lian Li Industrial Co. Ltd is an Aluminum Chassis and Chassis peripheral manufacturer and provider of industrial wholesale as well as OEM & ODM service for the PC industry as required. With over 20 years of service excellence, ISO 9001 certification and a team of professional staff willing to do the utmost to deliver durable, superior quality products, all backed by a *2 year guarantee; your satisfaction is guaranteed (*conditions apply). To learn more about Lian Li, please visit their websites at www.Lian-Li.com