One of the premier companies in the PC DIY market, Thermaltake, continues to advance their newest lines of products. The Urban series of PC cases is Thermaltake’s answer for those who are looking for something sleek and elegant for their PC. This year we are getting a new design in the Thermaltake Urban T81 with inspiration from some unlikely sources. We had a glimpse of this case back at CES 2014 along with other new products coming soon.

Getting inspiration from the “suicide doors” from cars, the double side door design is just too striking for us to not highlight immediately. Have you ever seen anything like that on a PC chassis? Thermaltake didn’t stop there though, as the fully modular drive bay design also allows for double the cooling. The Urban T81 comes with three 200 mm and one 140 mm fan. If you switch to liquid cooling, you can get a 420 mm and a 360 mm radiator at the same time.

The Urban T81 comes with everything else you need with I/O ports, support for full ATX motherboards, and a clean sleek beautiful design. This is a DIY dream since the fully modular design lets the case be what you need it to be. Now I just need an Urban T-1000 to nickname the Therminator and we are all good.

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Dual Swing Door Full-tower PC case – Thermaltake Urban T81

March 7, 2014 – Thermaltake, being an industry leader in computer chassis, thermal solutions, and power supply units today officially releasing the new adoption of the Urban with the new Urban T81 –Thermaltake presents an update of its Urban line with the new Urban T81 – an elegant, high-impact design. Beautifully designed, the T81 is engineered for one solid purpose: To provide enthusiasts with the ability to build the highest performing systems while retaining a simple, elegant, and commanding appearance. It is not merely a PC chassis; it is an exemplar of modernist design.

Dual Swing Door Design

Inspired by automotive “suicide doors” , the T81’s novel door panels are an innovative and inspired design that sets it apart from any other chassis. Likewise, the front door panel’s brushed aluminum finish masks extrusive drives and devices, producing a unified aesthetic of modern sophistication.

Fully Modular Concept

A highly customizable 5.25” & 3.5” drive bay enables users to freely interchange the 3.5” hard-drive cages to suit one’s need, or remove 5.25” & 3.5” drive bays to gain maximum interior space for maximum airflow or the addition of liquid cooling systems

Sleek I/O Port

The sleek, brushed aluminum I/O port section provides two of the latest SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports, along with four USB 2.0 ports. The integrated fan hub and controller can easily manage the airflow of up to 10 fans at once. In addition, HD microphone and headset jacks are positioned for easy, direct access when needed.

Supreme Air Cooling System

Urban T81 is built to optimize airflow as part of its fundamental design. Triple 200 mm fans and a 140 mm fan come equipped. It is the first chassis in the market that has the ability to house 4 x 200 mm fans, along with three more 120 mm fans – allowing unrivaled airflow to protect your valuable components

Extensive Liquid Cooling Support

Urban T81 pushes the envelope by utilizing a high-end water cooling solutions. Featuring support for either front 360 mm/top 420 mm or front 420 mm/top 360 mm radiators, along with rear 120 mm and bottom 120/240 mm radiators, the Urban T81 is an ideal chassis for extreme performance systems.

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