Best Gaming Cases Under 200

 

Welcome in the big league gaming cases.  Those cases were created to show off your hardware, the sides of the cases are made with plastic or tempered glass. They can also feature LED lighting, Sound Suppression and supports those high-end water cooling solutions you always dreamed of.
You can expect to have a better than average airflow as they include 4 to 6 fans straight out of the box. Most of them support water cooling as well, these cases have tons of space, so you won’t have to worry if you have a big rig. You won’t have to worry about the cable management with all the space they offer.

Another significant aspect with these high-end computer cases is they are compatible with a lot of different motherboards. Which is an important point to look at when you’re building a gaming PC. Most of them have a decent amount of USB ports, which is a nice plus.

Editor’s Pick: Our big winner here is the CM Storm Stryker – Gaming Full Tower Computer Case. First of all the design is breathtaking. Beside the design, this gaming case offers great features. A lot of expansion slots, a right amount of room for components and cable management. Plus there’s a carrying handle.

 

Here is a quick overview of the featured products on our list. Scroll down for more detailed information about each product.

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Best Gaming Cases Under $200

 

NZXT Phantom 820 Computer Case

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This case is both expensive and colossal. A large modern design that opts out of fan slots to offer multiple slots for installing an advanced water cooling system.

The case also offers with it a vast amount of space to accommodate various types of PC parts and makes wire management much easier.

It also has a large clear panel on the side to allow you to peer into the inner workings of your PC and keep an eye on the water system.

While water cooling systems are becoming more popular if you are worried about using one this may not be the case for you, as while it does have great airflow, three fans may not be enough for more heat prone builds.

Specifications
  • Case Type: Full Tower
  • Expansion Slots: 9 Slots
  • Item Weight: 34.9 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 25.6 x 9.2 inches
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
  • Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX / ATX / Mini ITX / E-ATX / XL-ATX
Pros
  • Spacious design offers almost limitless potential for your build
  • Water cooling options offer an alternative to possibly noisy fans
  • No sacrifices of features to allow for certain parts
Cons
  • Massive case may not fit in normal desks and will take up lots of space
  • Little provided for those less in favor of water cooling systems

 

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv computer case

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This is one of the more expensive cases, and as such it does come with more bells and whistles. With its aluminum body, a very clean interior-hidden PSU and HDD’s. With a customizable RGB LED Lights-10 Colors with illumination effects (Breathing/Static/Color Cycle). Perfect for people who likes the looks of their gaming PC.

Several slots for memory and an advanced, sleek design makes this case look and feel durable to match its price. You will not have trouble with the components placement.

It is made to house higher end internal parts so if you are looking to build as advanced a PC as possible this case may provide exactly what you need.

It does seem to fall short in the airflow category, but that seems to be its only big downfall in performance.

Specifications
  • Case Type: Mid Tower
  • Expansion Slots: 7 Slots
  • Item Weight: 29 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 19.5 x 9.2 x 20.1 inches
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
  • Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX / ATX / Mini ITX / E-ATX
Pros
  • Customizable LEDS
  • Several slots for HDD and SDD memory made easy to install
  • Three fans included
Cons
  • Poor ventilation, several reviews report needing to modify the case
  • High price for a case with such a negative con of ventilation

 

MasterCase Maker 5 computer case

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This case makes it obvious that the high price comes for a reason. There are several advanced features on this case to help you keep maximum control over your PC and its functions.

The front panel looks simple enough, but it allows you to control fans and LEDS and has several USB 3.0 ports.

A magnetic system for panels makes getting in and out of the case incredibly simple while also offering a sound dampening construction to lower the sound of fans.

Anyone looking for a mid range price and advanced features should definitely look into this case.

Specifications
  • Case Type: Mid Tower
  • Expansion Slots: 7 Slots
  • Item Weight: 27.2 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 20.8 x 21.6 inches
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
  • Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX / ATX / Mini-ITX
Pros
  • Advanced front panel for complete control over Fans and LEDS
  • 6 fan slots, and two included
  • Durable construction with easy access and sound blocking to cut fan noise
Cons
  • Included fans are not very high quality
  • Does require higher budget

 

Corsair Obsidian Series 750D Airflow Edition, Full Tower ATX Case

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The Corsair Obsidian series is a beautiful yet simple gaming case. If you’re searching for a high-end computer case without the “fast & furious” look, then this one is perfect for you.

This full tower case will do a fantastic job for a high-performance PC system with a combination of generous expansion flexibility, excellent air flow or water cooling and an interior optimized for fast and easy builds and upgrades. What else could you ask for?

The exterior of the Corsair Obsidian is made out of solid steel and brushed aluminum making it a very clean and durable case. The front panel is what makes the 750D Airflow, creating a good airflow for high-performance gaming.

Specifications
  • Case Type: Full Tower
  • Expansion Slots: 7 Slots
  • Item Weight: 21.4 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 21.5 x 9.3 x 22 inches
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
  • Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX / ATX / Mini ITX / E-ATX / XL-ATX
Pros
  • Great amount of room
  • Clean, Simple, Elegant design
  • Supports water cooling
Cons
  • Included fans are not very high quality
  • Side Panels are a little flimsy

 

CM Storm Stryker – Gaming Full Tower Computer Case

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At first look, the CM Storm looks like a transformer. It has a very nice design with a stylish glossy black and white finish. If you’re looking for a case with a widowed side panel, then the CM Storm is a good fit for you.

This full tower case includes fans, plus a fan controller which is cool with full dust filter coverage. An external SSD drive hot-swaps dock and two uniquely designed modular hard drive cages. Tons of room to include even more components, you won’t have to worry about cable management as well.

This computer case has 9+1 expansion slots, rich I/O support with two USB 3.0 SuperSpeed ports for great expandability. It also supports most of the modern ATX models. This model even has a carrying handle, what else could you ask for?

Specifications
  • Case Type: Full Tower
  • Expansion Slots: 9+1 Slots
  • Item Weight: 33.7 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 11 x 25.6 x 25 inches
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
  • Motherboard Compatibility: Micro ATX / ATX / XL-ATX
Pros
  • Great cable management
  • Beautiful Design
  • Multiple ways to set up air management inside the case
  • Case makes for an easy install with minimal tools
Cons
  • Usb ports on the front are angled upwards
  • Very heavy

Conclusion

This concludes our list of best gaming cases under $200. As you may have seen above these computer cases are considered high-end. These are considered high-end because of the features they offer. The number of expansion slots, their ability to support water cooling, the number of ports they offer and much more.

These gaming cases are perfect for people who want to build high-end gaming PC’s as they offer a lot of space to include even more components. Don’t get me wrong you can get one of these cases even though it’s your first gaming PC build. Like I mentioned in other articles you don’t buy a brand new car as your first one.

I hope our list of best gaming cases under $200 as given you a better idea on what kind of gaming case you want for you PC. Do not forget to leave us a comment in the section below.