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Rugged gaming case targets tight budgets



Cougar has launched the MX300 in South Africa. A mid-tower case aimed at enthusiasts on tight budgets, the Cougar MX300 has a sleek design at an affordable price.

Cougar, the manufacturers of computer peripherals, has launched a new mid-tower chassis that features a combination of rugged elements consisting of honeycomb and mesh intake designs with sufficient flexibility for multiple graphics solutions of up to 310mm. The new MX300 is designed to bring a new spirit in gaming cases.

The MX300 features enlarged space to optimize cable management for easy routing and organised cables means better airflow as well as a neat work station. It also has superior expandability with up to two ODDs (Tool-less), three 3.5″HDDs and three 2.5″ SSD spaces. There is also the Tool-less design for the 5.25″ devices.

The MX300 has a high quality black coating interior and thanks to the advanced USB3.0 ports expandability is not a problem. The USB3.0 ports also ensure maximum data transfer speeds and high current smart phone and tablet charging. The MX300 features one of the best ventilation solutions with support of up to seven fans: two 120mm in front, two top 120mm fans, one rear 120mm fan, and two side 120mm fans. There are 7 PCI slots providing flexibility for multiple graphics cards solutions and openings in the motherboard tray for easy upgrading to CPU coolers. There is also a transparent side cover design to show off your rig. Lastly, there are air filters on the bottom, top and front to prevent dust from entering the enclosure.

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