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Silent Base 800 - Black

  • Be quiet! Silent Base 800 Black offers the perfect symbiosis of noise prevention and cooling performance
  • usability and extensive capacity for high-end hardware.


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Stock Code: CA-078-BQ

EAN: 4260052184202

MPN: BG002

Manufacturer: be quiet!


Product information: Silent Base 800 - Black

Unique performance and usability be quiet! Silent Base 800 Black offers the perfect symbiosis of noise prevention and cooling performance, a good usability and an extensive capacity for high-end hardware. The most important features include: • Meticulous air circulation design and adjustable side panel vents provide outstanding airflow control that improves cooling while reducing noise-causing and performance-robbing turbulence, leading to truly excellent cooling performance • Sound insulation material, anti-vibration mounting elements, and three pre-installed Pure Wings 2 fans that contribute to amazingly quiet operation • Tool-free mounting and generous space for advanced hardware and cable management support first-class usability • Product conception, design and quality control in Germany The design team’s mission was based on the principle “form follows function”, and so every last detail in the Silent Base 800’s design has a functional purpose. It is truly a superior case ideal for high-end gaming gear and quiet systems.

Specifications:- - Form factor: ATX - Motherboard compatibility: ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX - Case size incl. stands (W x H x D), (mm): 495 x 266 x 559 - Case size excl. stands (W x H x D), (mm): 495 x 230 x 542 - Color options: Orange, Black, Silver : - Weight (kg): 9.31 - USB 2.0: 2 - USB 3.0: 2 - HD Audio I/O: 1 - Expansion slots: 7 - Covers: ABS Plastic - Side panel: 0,7mm Steel - Front panel: ABS Plastic - Stands: Nylon, Fiber Drive bay capacity:- 5.25" x 3, 3.5" x 7, 2.5" x 4 HDD cages total: 2 Removable HDD cage: 2 Relocatable HDD cage: 1 Pre-installed fans:- - Fan front: 2 x be quiet! Pure Wing 2 |140mm 1,000rpm - Fan rear: 1 x be quiet! Pure Wings 2 | 120mm 1,500rpm - Dimensions (L x W x H), (mm): Front: 140 x 140 x 25, Rear: 120 x 120 x 25 - Fan speed @ 12V (rpm): Front: 1,000, Rear: 1,500 - Noise level @ 12V (dB(A)): Front: 18.8, Rear: 19.2 - Air flow @ 12V (cfm / m3/h): Front: 61.2, Rear: 51.4 - Air pressure @ 12V (mm H2O): Front: 0.76, Rear: 1.25 - Voltage range (V DC): 5–12 - Input power (W): Front: 1.08, Rear: 1.04 - Input current (A): 0.09 - Connector: 3-pin - Lifespan (h / 25°C): up to 80,000 Optional fan installation:- - Fan mounting locations: 7 - Top (mm): 2 x 140/120 - Bottom (mm): 1 x 140/120 - Side panel (mm): 1 x 120 Compatibility:- - Optional water cooling system (Radioator in mm): Front: 120/140, Rear: 120, Top: 120/140/240/280 - CPU cooler dimensions without fan in side panel (mm): up to 170 - Airflow channel: Top, Bottom - Special cooling feature: Side panel with adjustable 3 in 1 air intake - Maximum dimension incl. bottom fan (mm): 160 - Maximum dimension excl. bottom fan (mm): 290 - Standard (mm): 290 - Without middle HDD cage (mm): 400 - Dimensions, package: (L x W x H), (mm): 651 x 305 x 572 - Gross weight, package (kg): 11.06

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Technical Details

Case type Midi-Tower
Form Factor ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
Side panel Closed
Colour Black
Main colour Black
Accent colour Black
Noise dampening Yes
Width (exact) 266
Height (exact) 559
Depth (exact) 495
Width 200 - 300 mm
Height 500 - 600 mm
Depth 400 - 500 mm
Material Plastic, Steel
Weight (exact) 9.31
Weight 8 - 10 kg
USB 4x
USB 3.0 2x
Audio output 1x
Audio input 1x
Internal 2.5" bays 4x
Internal 3.5" bays 7x
External 5.25" bays 3x
PCI slots 7x
Motherboard tray no
Remote no
Cable management yes
Front LCD/TFT display no
Filter yes
Power supply no
Power supply format ATX
Power supply position Rear Lower
Fans pre-installed 1x 120mm, 2x 140mm
120mm Fan 5
140mm Fan 5
Fan colour Black
Fan controller no
Card reader no
Front door yes
Hot-swap no
Position I/O Cover
HDD anti-vibration no
Radiator-mounting 1x Dual (280mm), 2x Single (140mm)
Lighting no

Customer review "be quiet! Silent Base 800 - Black"

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I am not a gamer, and have no use for cases with lots of flashing lights. This fits my...
I purchased this case just because my old In-Win red "ferrari" case started falling...
I've just bought this case. (OCUK delivery was perfect as always so, mad props to the...
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Top Notch professional case

I am not a gamer, and have no use for cases with lots of flashing lights. This fits my bill exactly. Three very quiet fans. Brilliantly designed case, with lots of places to run cables. Lots of space to add extra fans and/or reservoirs. I will put an extra fan in mine later. I am using it with an Asus Sabertooth 900 FX (AM3+) and an AMD FX-8 8350. I wanted pleanty of cooling so I installed a BeQuiet Dark Rock 3 cooler. This is a beast of a heatsink.

Normally I would fit the heatsink before putting the motherboard in to the case, because you have to fit the mounting kit underneath the CPU. With this case, you don't need to. There is a very convenient cutout in the mounting panel where the CPU goes, meaning that you can install (or temporarily remove and reinstall) the cooler whilst the board is in the case. This is useful, as some of the plugs on the MB can be tricky to get at with the Dark Rock installed.


Really good

I purchased this case just because my old In-Win red "ferrari" case started falling apart (it was 8 years old so it is absolutely fair).

BeQueiet Silent Base 800 is really well built. It is not too heavy, plastic is really good quality, doors and hinges seems to be really good quality too. It is really good looking as well. Bear in mind that it is probably my first really professional computer case, so I am really impressed.

What I particularly liked about this case:
1) A lot of easily accessible hard drive bays (it was important for me)
2) A lot of room inside for proper airflow
3) 3 big & very good quality fans, very quiet too
4) Dust filters everywhere so it is easy to clean. Some filters are removable (on tray, so you can clean them really easily)
5) Everything inside runs at ambient temperature (or slightly above) while in idle and still quiet.
6) No-nonsense design. If you think "oh, how I am going to do that"... BeQueiet engineers already thought it through and it is going to be easy
7) I did not have problem mentioned by other reviewer about power I/O cables being not labelled. They were labelled OK.

What I did not like:
1) Well, as I mentioned - it is my first professional computer case, so it took me about 2 hours to put my rig inside this beast.
2) Manual could be better and some sections could be broken down into more detailed schematics.
3) Biggest problem was actually my Sata and Sata Power cables being too thick. You probably will want to buy some of these "L" shaped SATA cables to use with this case, as the standard SATA cables and SATA power leads will make if difficult to put the left side panel back in place.

Overall it is 5/5 case. I expected more problems and more hassle. In the end I am very happy that I bought this case!


Exceptional quality case!

I've just bought this case. (OCUK delivery was perfect as always so, mad props to the OCUK staff and DPD)

I'll start with the pros:
- This case is very spatious. You can fit almost anything you can think of in it. With a little modding you can even install TWO H100s in it.
- It's so quiet that when i first booted up i thought my PC was dead - then the bios screen popped up. (sweet relief)
- The fans are obviously the best part of this case. Extremely high quality and dead quiet. You don't really find anything like this in most

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