Thermaltake Overseer RX-I Full Tower Case Review

If there is one thing many people know Thermaltake for it is their cases, especially the ones that have that futuristic look to them.  Today we will be checking out a case that has this look, the Overseer RX-I.  This style appeals to many people, especially gamers.  Thermaltake even calls this design an “E-sports gaming style front bezel.”  Besides the cool looks this case features a top-mounted hard drive dock, USB 3.0 and eSATA connectivity, support for 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch hard drives, 3 included fans and since it is a full tower case you can fit motherboards inside up to E-ATX!  Read on as we check out this futuristic case!

Special thanks to Thermaltake for providing us with the Overseer RX-I Full Tower Case to review.


Case Type Full Tower
Material SECC
Front Bezel Material Combination of plastic and high air flow mesh
Color Interior: Black
Exterior: Black
Side Panel Solid with Tranparent Window
Motherboard Support 9.6” x 9.6” (Micro ATX)
12” x 9.6” (ATX)
12” x 13” (Extend ATX)
Motherboard Tray No
5.25″ Drive Bay 3
Ext. 3.5″ Drive Bay By using 5.25″ to 3.5″ Converter
Int. 3.5″ Drive Bay 5
Expansion Slots 8
Front I/O Ports USB 3.0 x 2 (via internal header)
USB 2.0 x 2
eSATA connector x 1
Mic & Speaker (support AC’97 & HD Audio)
Cooling System – Front (intake) :
200 x 200 x 30 mm Blue LED (600~800 RPM, 12~14 dBA)

– Rear (exhaust) :
120 x 120 x 25 mm TurboFan, 1000rpm, 16dBA
– Top(exhaust) :
200 x 200 x 30 mm Blue LED fan x 1 (600~800rpm, 13~15dBA)
2 x  200 x 200 x 30 mm (optional)
– Bottom(intake) :
120 x 120 x 25 mm x 1 (optional)
– Side(intake) :
200 x 200 x 30 mm x 1 (optional)

Liquid Cooling Capable Yes
Liquid Cooling Embedded No
Power Supply Supported Standard ATX PSII Power Supply
Power Supply Included No
Dimension (H*W*D) 535 x 220 x 580 mm
21.1 x 8.7 x 22.8 inch
Net Weight 10.3 kg
22.7 lb
Security Lock For Peripherals Only
Application Suitable for gaming, enthusiast, DIY and modding

The Overseer RX-I comes in Thermaltake’s typical packaging.  On the front there is a photo of the case next to what looks like a Transformer.  On the back there is an overview of some of the features.

Thermaltake Overseer RX-I Full Tower Case Thermaltake Overseer RX-I Full Tower Case

To give you a great idea of how the case comes and an overview check out our unboxing and overview video below.

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