Antec has launched yet another fortress for the gamers to station their awesome machinery to spur up their gaming journey with new zeal. This time around they’re introducing even more compact chassis compared to the previous chassis Antec P8 we reviewed earlier. This case is Antec DF-500-RGB, DF means Dark Fleet as its tangible from the dark cool look with glowing 3 RGB fans running in front-panel. It is a compact mid-tower ATX case, of course, with a 4mm tempered glass panel to give you the maximum visibility of the neatly placed interior. And you can enjoy the mesmerizing color cycling of RGB fans and the same feature is employed by some high-end pc components. 

Antec DF-500 RGB

Antec’s take on DF 500 RGB:

Eclipse your opponents with the Dark Fleet series DF500 RGB gaming mid-tower. With seven expansion slots, support for liquid cooling radiators up to 360 mm in front and 120 mm in the rear, room for graphics cards up to 380 mm, and three RGB fans, the DF500 RGB the perfect choice for a stylish, versatile gaming system.


Form factor ATX, Micro-ATX, ITX
Material(s) SGCC
Access and Controls USB 3.0 x 2, MIC/AUDIO(HD), POWER, RGB LRD Control
Dimensions 470 x 200 x 480 (DWH)
Compatibility and Clearances: 
Rear MB space < 20mm
PSU type and max length ATX12V (PS/2) / < 200m
Max GPU length <= 380mm
Max cooler heigh <= 165mm
 Max Radiator(front) <= 360mm  
Max Radiator(rear) 120mm  
Max Radiator Top <=240mm   
Fans (front) 3 x 120mm / 2 x 140mm  
Fans (top) 3 x 120mm / 2 x 140mm  
Fans (rear) 1 x 120mm  
Fans (included) 3 x 120 RGB fans @front  
Expansion Slots and Drive bays: 
Expansion Slots 7  
3.5 / 2.5(Convertible) drive bracket 2  
2.5 drive brackets 2