Fractal Design
Core 1300 Micro-ATX Case - Black

  • The Core 1300 is the extremely compact micro ATX Mini Tower of the x3 Series Designed for exceptional airflow and cooling.

Stock Code: CA-049-FD

EAN: 7350041081920


Manufacturer: Fractal Design


Product information: Core 1300 Micro-ATX Case - Black

The Core 1300 is the extremely compact micro ATX Mini Tower of the x3 Series Designed for exceptional airflow and cooling. The case is equipped with two pre-installed Silent Series LT 120mm fans and can support both 280mm and 240mm water cooling radiators. An innovative vertical hard drive bracket can fit a total of four drives - two 3.5" drives and two 2.5" drives. An additional 2.5" SSD mounting is available behind the power supply position. A beautiful build is easy to achieve with the black/white contrasted interior and well-designed cable routing capabilities. All at an attractive price point.

Key features 

  • An extremely compact micro ATX case with bottom-mounted PSU, designed for exceptional airflow and cooling

  • Brushed aluminum-look front panel with a sleek, three-dimensional textured finish

  • Superior water cooling support for its size, supporting up to two 240mm radiators

  • Featuring a 120mm rear exhaust fan for exceptional cooling

  • Supports tall CPU cooler towers, up to about 162mm in height

  • Total 7 fan slots with two 120mm fans included

  • Extruded motherboard plate allowing space for additional cable routing; 18.5mm around the motherboard and 13.5mm directly behind it

  • Multiple easy-to-clean dust filters designed into the case to help maintain a dust free interior

  • Innovative vertical HDD bracket, which simultaneously holds two 3.5" drives and two 2.5" drives

  • One additional SSD position behind the PSU area with easy installation and access



  • Mini ITX, Micro ATX motherboard compatibility

  • 2 drive bays of 5,25" - 2 bays 3.5"

  • 3 -2.5" dedicated SSD unit position

  • 4 expansion slots

  • Graphics cards up to 380mm in length may be installed. One or more 3.5" hard drives may interfere with side-mounted power connectors on graphics cards longer than 200 mm

  • Support cooling system: 7 Fan positions (2 fans included)

  • Filtered fan slots in front and bottom

  • CPU coolers up to 162 mm in height

  • Supports ATX PSUs up to 205/185 mm with a bottom 120/140mm fan; When not using any bottom fan location longer PSUs can be used 

  • 13.5-18.5 mm of space for cable routing behind the motherboard plate

  • Available in Black

  • Case dimensions (WxHxD): 195 x 370 x 450mm 

  • Case dimensions with feet/protrusions/screws: 195 x 384 x 460mm

  • Net weight: 4.6 kg

  • Package dimensions (WxHxD): 270 x 547 x 432mm

  • Package weight: 5.7 kg

Cooling system

  • Front: 2 - 120mm fans (included is 1 Fractal Design Silent Series LT 120mm  1200 RPM speed) or 1 - 140mm fan (not included, two positions available)

  • Rear: 1 - 120mm fan (included is 1 Fractal Design silent 120mm fan, 1200 RPM speed)

  • Top: 2 - 120/140mm fan (not included)

  • Bottom: 1 - 120mm fan (not included, two positions available) or 1 - 140mm fan (not included)

  • Side: 1 -140mm fan (not included)

Water Cooling compatibility

  • Front : Slim 240mm radiator (with lower ODD slot unused)

  • Top : Slim 240mm radiator (with upper ODD slot occupied by a device no longer than 150mm and with no components on the upper 23 mm on the motherboard that are taller than 34mm)

  • Rear : 120 mm radiator

Front interface

  • 1 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 2.0

  • Audio in/out

  • Power button with LED (white)

  • HDD activity LED (white)

  • Reset button

Package contents

  • Core 1300 computer case

  • Accessory box

  • User manual

Additional information

  • EAN:7350041081920

  • UPC: 817301011921

  • Product code: FD-CA-CORE-1300-BL 


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Technical Details

Case type Mini Case
Form Factor Micro-ATX
Colour Black
Noise dampening No
Width (exact) 195
Height (exact) 370
Depth (exact) 450
Width 100 - 200 mm
Height 300 - 400 mm
Depth 400 - 500 mm
Material Plastic, Steel
Weight (exact) 4.6
Weight 4 - 6 kg
USB 2x
USB 3.0 1x
Audio output 1x
Audio input 1x
Internal 2.5" bays 3x
Internal 3.5" bays 2x
External 5.25" bays 2x
PCI slots 4x
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 2x 120mm
120mm Fan 6
140mm Fan 2
Fan colour Black, White
Fan controller no
Card reader no
Front door no
Hot-swap no
Position I/O Cover
HDD anti-vibration no
Radiator-mounting 2x Single (120mm), 2x Dual (240mm)
Lighting no

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