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Corsair Carbide Air 540 Cube Case Black

Corsair Carbide Series Air 540 High Airflow ATX Cube Case - Direct Airflow Path Cooling For Revolutionary Performance

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Product Overview The unconventional design of Carbide Series Air 540 utilizes dual chambers to deliver cooler air to your CPU, graphics cards, motherboard, and memory without your drives or power supply getting in the way. The included custom Air Series AF140L intake and exhaust fans provide great airflow performance at lower noise levels than typical case fans. And, you can mount up to six 120mm or five 140mm fans, with 280mm top radiator support and room for a 360mm radiator on the front panel.

Like all Corsair cases, Carbide Series Air 540 is designed for fast, neat, and satisfying builds. The tinted, oversized flush-mount side window lets you show off your work.

Outstanding Cooling
Our Direct Airflow Path™ design utilizes dual chambers to deliver cooler air to your CPU, graphics cards, motherboard, memory, and other PCI-E components without your drives or power supply getting in the way.

Quieter Operation
Carbide Series Air 540 includes 140mm Corsair Air Series AF140L intake and exhaust fans. The AF140L is based on the award-winning AF140 and provides great airflow performance at lower noise levels than typical case fans. The easy access, low-restriction dust filters are easy to maintain.

Ideal for Advanced Air Cooling and Water Cooling
You can mount up to six 120mm or five 140mm fans, or install a 240mm or 280mm top radiator and a 240mm, 280mm, or even 360mm radiator on the front panel. Corsair’s innovative cable routing system gives you more options for hiding pumps and tubing out of the way.

Built for Builders
Like all Corsair cases, Carbide Series Air 540 is designed for fast, neat, and satisfying builds. You get tool-free PCI-E and storage installation, two internal hot-swap drive bays, and more features for making assembly, upgrades, and maintenance quick and easy. And, the tinted, oversized flush-mount side window lets you show off your work.

About Corsair Carbide Series PC Cases
Corsair Carbide Series PC cases have the high-end features you need, and nothing you don’t. Designed to be the foundation of awesome yet approachable PCs, they combine the latest technology and ergonomic innovations with lots of room to build and expand, and amazing cooling potential. Features • Dual-chamber Direct Airflow Path. design for outstanding cooling potential
• Clever, space-saving design still offers lots of internal volume
• Includes three High Performance Air Series AF140L fans for better, quieter cooling
• Tons of expansion room for high performance air cooling and liquid cooling
• Full side panel window
• Front dust filter
• Black interior
• Cable routing cutouts with rubber grommets
• CPU cutout in motherboard tray for easy CPU cooler swap-out
• Dual front USB 3.0 ports with internal connector
• Headphone, Microphone front ports
• Eight expansion slots for quad GPU installations
• Fan Mount Locations
• Front: 2 x 140mm (included), 3 x 120mm (pre-spaced for radiators)
• Top: 2 x 140mm or 2 x 120mm (pre-spaced for radiators)
• Rear: 1 x 140mm (included) or 1 x 120mm
• Dual 3.5" hot swap bays
• Four 2.5" tool-free SSD drive cages
• Maximum GPU Length 320mm
• Maximum CPU Cooler Height 170mm
• Maximum PSU length 200mm
Specifications
Case Edition Carbide Series Air 540
Case Form Factor ATX
Motherboard Form Factor
  • ATX
  • E-ATX
  • MicroATX
  • Mini-ITX
Material Plastic / Steel
Front/ Side/ Top Panel
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic In
  • 2 x USB 3.0
Drive Bays
  • 4 x 2.5"/ 3.5" Internal
  • 2 x 5.25" External
Expansion Slots 8
Fan Bays
  • 2 x 120/140mm
  • 3 x 140mm
Fans Included 3 x 140mm
Front Radiator Compatibility  
Top Radiator Compatibility  
Bottom Radiator Compatibility  
Rear Radiator Compatibility  
Side Radiator Compatibility  
Window Yes
Power Supply Form Factor ATX
Max PSU Length  
Max CPU Cooler Height 170 mm
Max VGA Card Length 320 mm
Colour Black
Dimensions 415 x 332 x 458 (WxHxD mm)
Weight 7.4 kg (Approx)
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
24 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Corsair / SCAN
Telephone:
0871 472 4747
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Reviews
Corsair Carbide Series Air 540 High Airflow ATX Cube Case - Direct Airflow Path Cooling For Revolutionary Performance is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 39.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent case, mass airflow So i bought this case for my new build, i had used the air 240 for my partners recent build and fancied the big brother for my build. This case has brilliant design and is so simple to build in. I love the fact that all the cable management is behind the petition, if you cannot complete a tidy build in this case then you should not be building a pc. The one downside is the case filters, on the smaller 240 it came with a removable magnetic fan filter for the psu, this case does not have one so you have to pay an extra £60 from a 3rd party to make this case less of a dust magnet. Overall though the best case i have ever built in.
Date published: 2016-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product but let down by noisy fans This is one of the easiest cases to work with. Loads of room & nothing ever feels cramped or wanting for space. The airflow is excellent & the clear panel shows off the insides a treat. However, five stars are just missed because the supplied fans are very noisy. I replaced them within a few days with Noctua fans to realise the true potential of quality & noise suppression. The case is quite chunky but it grows on you & I'm very glad I bought this as my components stay very cool and overall I would recommend this product without reservation.
Date published: 2016-08-26
Rated 3 out of 5 by from What can i say i aam in the middle with this case First and foremost do not get me wrong I like the concept of this case, I have an i7 6700k with a corsair h105 and i have it overclocked to 4.6 ghz and not under load it runs at 20degrees and my graphics card a zotac gtx 970 extreme core edition runs at 45 under load and 30 stable. So its cooling capabilities are excellent and thats because of the separate compartment housing the psu and most of the wires. But and this is the thing I do believe it is not especially high quality for its price the drive bays are shall we say flimsy and you do not get any dust filter for the top and rear fan compartments and the side panel is flimsy.. In a way I feel as though you pay for concept alone and not quality of build. So at the moment at this price because of no other case on the market in this price bracket is designed like this,I would recommend it some manufacturers will jump on board sooner or later ,Some have but they are three hundred pounds OUCH, Anyway I digress :) I say if you need a case now get this one but if you can wait and if you are looking at this page I guess you cannot:) their will be other better built dual chamber cases for the same sort of money down the line. Thanks for reading thats my rant over I am off to take over the galaxy in civ beyond earth you know what they say to infinity and beyond LOL :) BTW its a big square case imagine 1 and 1/2 mid tower cases joined together lengthways not height , yes it is that big but for its cooling capabilities I can put up with it can you.
Date published: 2016-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Airflow Great case for a build where size of case is not the main factor. Very easy to get neat cable runs and to keep the maximum airflow. Putting the PSU on the closed side leaves the case open for showing off all of your components. This was used for a high end workhorse PC and delivered a great result.
Date published: 2015-11-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Plenty of room with a good build quality. I bought this case as I wanted more room to put my components in, it is big enough to have a decent cable management behind he mobo. However the downside to this was the fact that the specs say a 360mm rad in the front and a 280mm rad in the top, but be warned that it will not take both. I had to remove a fan from the 360 in the front to allow them both to fit, with some modification to the cas as well. But overall it's a prime example of why I will be sticking to corsair cases and power supplies from now on.
Date published: 2015-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for the untidy builder My last case was an Antec 900 which served me well, however with 4 hard disks and a blu ray drive it all felt a bit cramped, and I wasn't able to upgrade to a 970 GTX due to the length requirements. With this case there's far more room and fitting everything in is much easier, especially with the dedicated drive cages. It's also been very nice to put everything in without having to worry too much about airflow since all the cables are separate from the motherboard / graphics card. The only thing I would say is that the case feels a bit cheap. This this price point for this much case I wouldn't expect wonders, but compared to the Antec 900 it does feel a bit flimsy.
Date published: 2015-10-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Lovin the case since i bought it,space execelen,air flow its awesome but the fun is nosiy but not that noisy though,but still love it,cable management,just buy it and you will not regret it
Date published: 2015-08-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great case, great cooling Excellent looking case. quality build as to be expected
Date published: 2015-05-31
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Questions & Answers

How loud is the case and the fans that are included?

I really like my fans in a case to be quiet, and the case itself, so I was wondering how loud it is and if I would need to change it
Asked by: ImAMolerat
The fans that are in the case aren't actually that loud. As you would expect from a quality brand like Corsair with the more expensive stuff better fans are supplied. However I am no longer using the case fans that came with it, for the time I was using them I was having no issues with lots of sound coming from them. Now I have replaced the default ones with AF140 Silent Edition the case is virtually silent with the only sounds ever coming from my Radiator/Pump.
Answered by: James97
Date published: 2015-07-17

Can I buy dust filters suitable for this case?

Corsair don't supply dust filters with this case, can I buy them separately?
Asked by: MrMotorrad
It is supplied with a dust filter on the front, nothing on the top. Any thin 280 rad dust cover should do the trick.
Answered by: Whitemarmite
Date published: 2016-01-24

What DVD writers will work when mounted vertically in this case

Asked by: Beedy
As far as I know you don't need a specific one. I have an LG BH10LS38 blu ray drive I got a couple of years ago and just stuck that in without issue. I have to be a bit careful when putting the disk in to make sure it doesn't fall out, but once the drive is closed everything has worked fine.
Answered by: Bertiee
Date published: 2016-05-29

Could the 540 case be tured on its side so that the window was on the top? I dont have enough room under my screen plus it would prevent GPU card sag

Asked by: NeilWhiteley
Yes i would say you could put it on its side it seems strong enough to me.
Answered by: twinvine
Date published: 2016-06-18

Could i put the ASUS A88XM - A motherboard in this ???

Asked by: Alex1986
Yes an mATX will fit =) Compatibility ATX, Micro ATX, E-ATX, and Mini ITX compatible.
Answered by: Vexx
Date published: 2015-08-01
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Corsair Carbide Air 540 Cube Case Black
Corsair Carbide Air 540 Cube Case Black