Jonsbo reveals the sexy UMX3 Micro-ATX case

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 28 2015 @ 14:32 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Jonsbo isn't really a brand that rings a bell, but they do seem to be making pretty sweet computer cases. The company's newest product is the UMX3, it's a compact mini-tower for Micro-ATX motherboards and it has a stylish exterior hull made from a 2mm thick sheet of aluminium.

The interior has room for a Mini-ITX or Micro-ATX form fator motherboard, along with three 2.5" storage slots, one 2.5/3.5" storage slot, and four PCI expansion slots. It fits VGA cards of up to 320mm long and a CPU cooler with a maximum height of 163mm. There's no room for 5.25" drives and the power supply is mounted in the front to save space.

Cooling is provided by one 140mm top fan and an optional 120mm rear fan; A ront I/O panel provides two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 2.0 ports and HD audio connectors.

The Jonsbo UMX3 will ship in black and silver, and with or without a full-sized acrylic side window. Pricing will be around 119.99EUR for the regylar model and 124.99EUR for the windowed version, incl. 19% VAT.

Jonsbo UMX3

Jonsbo UMX3

Jonsbo UMX3
Jonsbo announces the UMX3 micro-ATX chassis. With the UMX3 we present an appealing case for customers who are looking to install a powerful system based on a Micro-ATX board. The high-quality case features a timeless design with a very attractive, classic exterior that blends harmoniously into any interior style. The UMX3 can easily be equipped with ATX power supplies. In addition, four PCI expansion slots for the installation of VGA- or sound-cards are available. In spite of the compact dimensions, large CPU-coolers and long VGA-cards can be fitted inside the case.

The Mini-Tower combines a steel chassis for maximum stability with an extravagant designed exterior, where the smooth curves of the case will automatically draw attention. The exterior hull of the UMX3 is made of 2 mm strong, high-quality aluminum. The interior of the UMX3 has been designed for maximum compatibility. The power supply is mounted behind the case front on a specially designed frame. The power supply is looped to the rear of the case. The hard disks are mounted at the bottom of the chassis.

Micro-ATX or Mini-ITX motherboards can be installed; 4 PCI expansion slots are available at the rear for the installation of appropriate cards. The UMX3 can be equipped with CPU coolers of up to 163 mm in height, as well as VGA cards with a maximum installation length of 320 mm.

A HDD-cage is located at the bottom of the case, which can hold up to three 2.5 inch drives. Another 2.5 inch or a 3.5 inch HDD can be installed on the bottom plate. Externally, 2 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0 as well as HD audio connectors are available.

The UMX3 in black and silver is now available in stores. The MSRP for the windowless variant is 119.99 Euro (incl. 19% VAT). In addition, a version with an acrylic side panel is available. The MSRP for this is 124.99 Euro (incl. 19% VAT).

Technical data UMX3:
  • Form factor: Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
  • Installation options for HDD/SSD: 1 x 3.5 inch, 3 x 2.5 inch or 4 x 2.5 inch
  • Case fan (top): 1 x 140 mm
  • Case fan (rear): 1 x 120 mm (optional)
  • PCI-expansion slots: 4
  • Height: approx. 365 mm
  • Width: approx. 188 mm
  • Depth: approx. 358 mm
  • Material: Aluminum, steel
  • Max. length of VGA cards: 320 mm
  • Max. height of CPU-coolers: 163 mm
  • Source: TPU

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