Thermaltake Announces Chaser MK-1 LCS Chassis


Thermaltake being a well known company in the industry of thermal solutions has now released a new case chassis known as the Chaser MK-I LCS that comes standard with a complete watercooling solution for LGA 775, 1155, 1156 and 1366 sockets.

AMD support for it’s CPU’s is unconfirmed. None of the less, the bundled waterblock is built with a pure copper base for maximum thermal efficiency. The cooling solution also includes a 240mm ‘Dimple Tube Technology’ radiator with two 120mm fans.

Further to move the liquid around the whole tubing and setup, the P500 pump pushes 500 liters of water per hour from its motor to ensure maximum cooling. The pump along with a blue 120mm fan comes preinstalled with the water reservoir that’s located in the 5.25 bay areas.

Besides the liquid cooling system, the case itself comes with USB 3.0 headers, a top mounted HDD docking station as well as both the 5.25 and 3.5 inch bays being tool-free for easier access.

The top lighting comes with a ‘breathing’ effect of slowly dimming in and out. There is also a 180mm intake fan on the front that can change its color to either blue, red or green or show them simultaneously one after the other. Last but not least is the full tower case’s support for 33cm long cards and either 3 way SLi or CrossfireX.

Scroll down for the official press release.

Taipei, Taiwan - September 26, 2011-Thermaltake, being the industry pioneer brand in thermal solutions, carrying the corporate vision of “building Thermaltake Technology into a cultural brand for the enjoyment of entertainment, e-Sports, technology, and lifestyle” and continues to drive toward the corporate mission of “delivering the perfect user experience” for all man kinds. Beginning of this year Thermaltake has sent the Chaser MK-I with air cooling system (ACS) out on a mission into the universe for all e-Sports enthusiasts to counteract all heat issues. This Fall, the new Chaser MK-I returned to the base with its indestructible form and dynamic appearance which is ready to be equipped with an alternative thermal solution - the liquid cooling system (LCS) and be transformed into the new【Chaser MK-I LCS】to serve a greater good for the most discerning PC gaming purists.

TheChaser MK-I LCS- In Aqueous Mode
Since the last creation of chassis with built in liquid cooling system. The integrated LCS has slowly revived in the universe therefore this fall Thermaltake offers all e-Sports enthusiasts with the new【Chaser MK-I LCS】, a full-tower with integrated LCS. The integrated LCS is the new generation drive bay liquid cooling system, consisting of an all inclusive drive bay unit and intelligent interconnecting waterblock with the robust material non-spill quick connectors offers an effortless installation. The slim waterblock was developed with pure copper base that maximizes the thermal efficiency. Also, with dual 120mm fans and the 240mm Dimple Tube Technology radiator increases the turbulence within the radiator to perform maximum cooling action. In addition, the P500 pump pushes 500L/H of water to improve the overall cooling efficiency and performance level. Furthermore, the ultra quiet pump, 12cm blue LED fan, water reservoir are all preinstalled inside the drive bay unit to achieve maximum performance for another grand Thermaltake mission.

TheChaser MK-I LCS- Keeping Originality
With the integration of LCS, the【Chaser MK-I LCS】still kept its fierce e-Sports appearance and incredible functionality, like the amazing breath light effect, the internal Superspeed USB 3.0, top-mounted HDD docking station, innovative 5.25” &3.5” tool-free device with HDD anti-vibration mechanism, combat headset holder, heighten footstand to enhance the airflow, dual colorshift front intake fans, smart cable management and large interior space which support up to a 18cm CPU cooler with 3-ways SLI/ATI Crossfire VGA cards that could be up to 33cm long.

With the newly equipped LCS and stimulating functions, the【Chaser MK-I LCS】is ready to take another journey into the universe for Thermaltake to serve all e-Sports enthusiasts needs.