corsair carbide spec 02 case reviewCorsair always make some great cabinets and today we are going to look at a budget cabinet made by corsair. The cabinet is none other than the “Spec-02”. It is a Mid-tower gaming case which is budget friendly, comes at a very reasonable price, looks great and is not made up of cheap quality materials. So what are you waiting for?. Lets read our Corsair Carbide Spec-02 review Gaming case.

Corsair Carbide Spec-02 Review:

SPEC02_reviewCorsair India sent us their Carbide Spec-02 cabinet to us for a review, Thanks Corsair. This case is for those who are looking to buy a great looking gaming pc cabinet at a minimal price but with no cons. This cabinet will cost you around 70$ or 5000 INR.  This cabinet can be purchased via local dealers aswell as all major e-commerce sites though you will have to find the one with the better deal.

We have divided our review into different sections i.e Specification, Design, Build Quality, Conclusion.

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Here are the specifications for the Corsair Carbide Spec-02

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corsair carbide spec-02 review

The cabinet is perfect for air flow as it can hosts upto 9 cooling fans. It also comes with two included 120mm fans.  All major vents in this case also comes with dust filter which can be removed easily.


On the front side of the case you will find a red led fan 120mm which is included with the case, corsair logo at the bottom portion. Apart from this you will also find a long grill at the front which can house 2 fans. Also, the front section can be removed for accessing the fans section. With the long grill and red led the case looks very aggressive. There are two plates in the front which can be removed easily for installing two DVD roms.


On the top of the cabinet you will find a power button, reset button, headphone jack, microphone jack, two usb 3.0 ports and a led indicator. There is a ventilation net which can hosts upto 2 120mm fans. It also has a dust filter which can be removed easily for cleaning. Apart from this it also hosts a led strip at the top.


The side panel for the corsair carbide Spec 02 houses a beautiful acrylic window for showing the glimpse of the hardware. The window is slighted raised from the panel to maintain the symmetry of the case.


For the storage area corsair has given two standard 5.25″ optical drive bays, three 3.5″ harddrive bays and two 2.5″ ssd bays. So for installing storage drives it has plenty of space. There are four rubberized leg tips at the bottom of this case for better stability at the surface.

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Build Quality

The build Quality of this case is something which is not possible to find in this budget. The case has all metal frames which feels sturdy and the front part of the case has a rugged plastic frame for making case look aggressive. The side panels of this case provide plenty of space for cable management and airflow. The glass on the window is made from good quality plastic. Overall the cabinet looks made of high quality material and looks sturdy and rugged.


It’s time to wrap up corsair carbide spec-02 review. Well if you have a strict budget and wants a good case but doesn’t want to give up on quality then this is the one for you. It has all the pros which one looks when buying a computer cabinet. Good cooling, ample space, good build quality and stylish look. It has got all the features. So we think this is the best case for the people with a budget and this will outperform other cabinets in this price rang. The performance of this case is also rock-solid. We definitely recommend this.

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