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be quiet! Pure Base 500DX ARGB Midi Tower Case - Black Tempered Glass

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ARGB Lighting, High Airflow, Pure Wings Fans, Tempered Glass Side Panel, PSU Shroud, 369mm GPU Clearance, 3 Year Manufacturers Warranty
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Exceptional airflow, significant quiet - The new Be Quiet Pure Base 500DX combines airflow with a stylish case and ARGB lighting. The be quiet! Pure Base 500DX Black is optimized for high cooling performance and designed for those who seek high airflow.


  • High airflow intake front panel and top cover for maximum performance
  • Three Pure Wings 2 140mm fans guarantee high cooling performance and silent operation
  • ARGB LED at the front and inside the case
  • USB 3.1 Type C Gen. 2 for latest hardware
  • Water cooling ready for radiators of up to 360mm
  • Various options to install up to five SSDs in total
  • Up to two SSDs can be installed prominently behind the window panel
  • Double HDD cage with decoupled mountings
  • Generous space for high-end graphics cards and large coolers
  • PSU shroud and smart cable routing options provide a neat interior
  • The power supply can be easily installed from the back of the case
  • Side panel made of tempered glass
  • Three-year manufacturer’s warranty
  • Product conception, design and quality control in Germany


General data

ModelPure Base 500DX | Black
PSU form factorATX PS/2
Motherboard compatibilityATX, M-ATX, Mini-ITX
Case size excl. stands (L x W x H), (mm)450 x 232 x 443
Installation of motherboards with backplateYes
Case size incl. stands (L x W x H), (mm)450 x 232 x 463
Dimensions side panel window (L x W), (mm)400 x 431.3
Color optionBlack
Weight (kg)7.8
USB 2.0-
USB 3.01
USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C1
HD Audio I/OMic + Audio
Expansion slots7
Fan mounting locations6
Qi charger / Quick Charging Option-


Top coverABS
Side panelSteel
Side panel windowTempered Glass 4mm
Front panelABS

Drive bay capacity

5.25 bays-
3.5 slots (max.)2
3.5 slots (scope of delivery)2
2.5 slots (max.)5
2.5 slots (scope of delivery)5

Pre-installed fans

Fan @ front1x be quiet Pure Wings 2 | 140mm
Fan @ rear1x be quiet Pure Wings 2 | 140mm
Fan @ top1x be quiet Pure Wings 2 | 140mm
Dimensions (L x W x H), (mm)140 x 140 x 25
Fan speed @ 100% PWM / 12V (rpm)900
Noise level @ 100% PWM / 12V (dB(A))17.10
Airflow @ 100% PWM / 12V (cfm / m3/h)55.8 / 94.8
Air pressure @ 100% PWM / 12V (mm H2O)0.6
Voltage range (V DC)12
Input power (W)1.08
Input current (A)0.09
Lifespan (h / 25°C)80,000
Fan controller-

Optional fan installation

Front (mm)1 x 140 | 3 x 120
Top (mm)1 x 140 | 1 x 120
Bottom (mm)-
Side panel (mm)-
PSU shroud-

Optional radiator installation

Front (mm)120, 140, 240, 280, 360
Top (mm)120, 140
Bottom (mm)-
Rear (mm)120 / 140

Cooling height of CPU cooler unit (mm)190
Airflow channelFront, Top, Rear


RGB LED illuminationFront LED ARGB, Internal ARGB
LEDs synchronizable with RGB controller/motherboard-
Expandable RGB controller-

PSU compatibility

Maximum dimensions excl. bottom fan (mm)258
Maximum dimensions incl. bottom fan (mm)225

Graphics card

HDD cage (in height of graphics card) installed (mm)369
HDD cage (in height of graphics card) removed (mm)369

Insulation and damping

Top panel insulation mats-
Front panel insulation mats-
Side panel insulation matsY
Anti-vibration decoupled HDDY
Anti-vibration decoupled fan-
Anti-vibration decoupled PSUY
Anti-vibration decoupled motherboard-tray-

Removeable dust filters

Side panel1


Awards & Media Coverage

NikkTech Gold Award

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The possibilities are truly endless, and with the MAG FORGE 100R, you'll never fail to create a build that stands out from the rest of the competition.

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TechPowerUp Great Value Award

"Delivering understated silence and quality at an affordable price."

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TechPowerUp Highly Recommended Award

"A good-looking low-noise offering that delivers solid performance."

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Screw set (Drives/Motherboard)Y
Rubber rail (pcs.)-
Standoff (pcs.)
Lighting Yes
Fan / RGB control No
Lighting Colour RGB
Lighting Compatibility ASUS Aura Sync, GIGABYTE RGB Fusion, MSI Mystic Light Sync, BIOSTAR Vivid LED DJ, ASRock Polychrome Sync
Drive Bays
3.5 inch internal drive bay 2
2.5 inch internal drive bay 5
Hot swap drive bays No
Product series
Product Series/Family Pure Base
Expansion Slots
Expansion slots / PCI slots 7
Materials ABS, Steel, Tempered Glass
Length 450 mm
Width 232 mm
Depth 450 mm
Height 463 mm
Weight 7.8 kg
Primary Colour Black
Fan main colour (cage) Black
Fan main colour (rotor) Black
Case Type Mid Tower
Housing feedthrough No
Motherboard Support
Compatible motherboard formats ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
Max. Motherboard Format ATX
Radiator Support
Max. Radiator Compatibility 2x Single (140 mm), 1x Triple (360 mm)
Additional Contents
Included fans 3x 140 mm
Power Supply
PSU included Yes
PSU format ATX
Power Supply Position rear bottom
Case Features
I/O position Front
Side panel closed
Front door Yes
Cable Management Yes
Filters included Yes
Noise dampening Yes
Mainboard slide / tray Yes
Remote included No
Transport system No
Internal Dimensions
Max. CPU Cooler Height 190 mm
Max. GPU Lenght 369 mm
Max. PSU Length / Depth 258 mm
Display Included No
External Ports
USB 3.2 (external) Type C 1
USB 3.1 (external) Type C 1
USB 3.0 (external) Type A 1
Audio outputs & inputs 1x output + 1x input (3.5 mm jack, 3-pin, TRS)
Card reader No
Fan Support
120 mm fans 4
140 mm fans 2
3 Manufacturer’s Warranty
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