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Azza Toledo 301 Case Review
Author: Jim Manis
Today in we will be looking at a relative newcomer in the market with a popular design called the Toledo. The Azza Toledo 301 is a very affordable ATX midtower design with a very unique style. Dressed in black and highlighted with Blue LED lighting it makes a very nice first impression.
A blue LED 120mm fan resides under the front bezel bringing fresh air in over the 3.5" drivebays. A 120mm non-lighted fan exhausts air out the back by the I/O plate. Mounted in the door is a massive 250mm LED fan which flushes the videocard and motherboard with an abundant supply of fresh air. Inside the top there is enough room to mount two additional 120mm fans and room for another in the center of the case bottom (not included).
All throughout the inside, there are many well planned features, from large well placed holes for routing cables to bulging side panels which allow routing for even thick wiring behind the motherboard tray.
The motherboard tray also comes with a large access hole for mounting CPU coolers without the need to remove the motherboard.
Price point and looks are the usual deciding factors in any case purchase. While we found the looks decent we were not blown away. It would be hard to dismiss the bold vents and style of the case in any regard as it definitely has a solid theme going. with copious amounts of airflow available and room (according to the manufacturer) for even lengthy Radeon HD 5970 videocards this midtower makes a lot of sense to a budget minded builder looking for a good balance of quality and price.