Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Case Review


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Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Mid-Tower Case Review

By Jason Vaught

Manufacturer: Cooler Master Ltd. Inc.
Product Name: MasterBox 5 Black Mid-Tower with Internal Configuration
Model Number: MCX-B5S1-KWNN-11
UPC: 884102028786 EAN: 4719512052679
Price As Tested: $69.99 (Amazon | Newegg)

Full Disclosure: The product sample used in this article has been provided by Cooler Master.

The Cooler Master MasterBox 5 is the newest addition to the Master series of cases offered by Cooler Master. This budget friendly mid-tower case offers a straightforward design that features multiple interior layout options. Supporting both air and water cooling, as well as interior expansion options, the MasterBox 5 lets you decide the inside through multiple routing holes and conveniently placed cutouts.

The MasterBox 5 comes in two colors, White and Black. Benchmark Reviews will be testing the Black variant of this case.

Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Case

Features & Specifications

Materials Steel body, plastic mesh bezel
Dimensions (LxWxH) 500mm x 200mm x 475mm
Motherboard Support E-ATX, ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
Expansion Slots   7
Drive Bays Combo 3.5″ / 2.5″ 2
I/O Ports   USB 3.0 x 2, Audio in / out
Pre-installed Fans Front 120mm x 1
Rear 120mm x 1
Fan Support Front 120mm / 140mm x 2
*with optional bracket, can support up to 3x120mm
Rear 120mm x 1
Liquid Cooling Support Front 240mm / 280mm radiator, up to 50mm thickness without fan
*with optional fan bracket, can support up to 360mm radiator
Rear 120mm
Clearances CPU Cooler 167mm / 6.5″
PSU 180mm / 7.1″
GPU 410mm / 16.2″ (w/o 3.5″ HDD cage)
Cable Routing Space Behind motherboard tray 25mm – 35mm


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  1. Parker

    Have you ever seen the *optional fan bracket? I want to buy one but can’t seem to find it.

    1. Jason Vaught

      I recommend contacting Cooler Master at 1-888-624-5099, hopefully they have them in stock and it just wasn’t put on their website.

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