Chieftec Mesh CT-04 (Black) vs. NZXT H1 650W (Black/Transparent) + 9

Front connections
Firewire, Audio, USB 3.0
USB 2.0, Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
Microphone, Audio, USB 3.0
USB 3.0
USB 2.0, Microphone, Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
USB 2.0, USB 3.0
USB 2.0, Microphone, Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
USB 2.0, Microphone, Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
USB 2.0, Audio, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C
Colour
Black
Black, Transparent
Black, Transparent
Transparent
Transparent
Black, White, Transparent
Black, White, Transparent
Black, Transparent
Black, Transparent
Black, Transparent
Black, White, Transparent
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
408 mm
188 mm
470 mm
478 mm
478 mm
445 mm
450 mm
274 mm
428 mm
510 mm
187.6 mm
Height
352 mm
388 mm
465 mm
494 mm
494 mm
446 mm
463 mm
650 mm
460 mm
520 mm
387.7 mm
Width
180 mm
187 mm
210 mm
229 mm
229 mm
272 mm
232 mm
170 mm
210 mm
240 mm
187 mm
Max CPU cooler height
140 mm
160 mm
155 mm
190 mm
82 mm
165 mm
190 mm
Product weight
11 kg
6.53 kg
7 kg
10.1 kg
7.83 kg
9.5 kg
6.6 kg
13.5 kg
6.53 kg
Volume
25.85 litre
13.64 litre
45.9 litre
54.07 litre
54.07 litre
53.98 litre
48.34 litre
30.28 litre
41.34 litre
63.65 litre
13.6 litre
2.5 drive bays (Internal/hidden)
2 ​
2 ​
6 ​
5 ​
4 ​
3 ​
3 ​
2 ​
3.5 drive bays (External/visible)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
3.5 drive bays (internal/hidden)
6 ​
3 ​
2 ​
2 ​
3 ​
10 ​
5.25 drive bays (External/visible)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Room for expansion
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Height of expansion slots
Full
Full
Full
Full
Maximum length of video card
305 mm
420 mm
384 mm
420 mm
529 mm
381 mm
435 mm
Number of card slots
2 ​
7 ​
8 ​
2 ​
7 ​
7 ​
Slim Disk Station
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Slim optical drive
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Features
Dust filter
Fan control
Dust filter
Dust filter
Dust filter
Dust filter, Soundproofing, Fan control
Dust filter
Screwless design
Side panel
Plug-in cards, Hard drives, Side panel
Side panel
Hard drives, Side panel
Active cooling (fan)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fan spaces 120 mm
6 ​
9 ​
6 ​
4 ​
4 ​
7 ​
Fan spaces 140 mm
4 ​
2 ​
5 ​
4 ​
3 ​
6 ​
1 ​
Fan spaces 180/190 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 200 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 220/230 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 250 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 330 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 40/50 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 400 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 60/70 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 80 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces 90/92 mm
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Fan spaces total
6 ​
9 ​
6 ​
4 ​
4 ​
7 ​
1 ​
No. of fans included
0 ​
3 ​
1 ​
2 ​
3 ​
1 ​
Format (PSU)
ATX
SFX-L
ATX
ATX
ATX
ATX
ATX
SFX
ATX
ATX
SFX-L
Heat zones
2
1
2
1
Maximum motherboard size
Mini-ITX
Extended ATX
Extended ATX
ATX
Mini-ITX
ATX
Extended ATX
Mini-ITX
Position of the power supply
Top
Bottom
Bottom
Bottom
Bottom
Bottom
Bottom
Top
PSU included
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Power
650 W
650 W
Supported motherboards
Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX, SSI-CEB
Mini-ITX
ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX, Extended ATX (E-ATX)
Micro-ATX, Extended ATX (E-ATX)
Extended ATX (E-ATX)
ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX, Extended ATX (E-ATX)
ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
Mini-ITX
ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX, Extended ATX (E-ATX)
Mini-ITX
Type of chassis
Mini tower
Mini tower
Midi Tower
Midi Tower
Midi Tower
Mini tower
Midi Tower
Midi Tower
Mini tower
Water cooling
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in water cooling
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Material
Steel
Glass, Plastic, Steel
Glass, Steel
Glass
Glass
Aluminum, Glass, Steel
Acrylic glass, Glass, Plastic, Steel
Aluminum, Glass, Steel
Glass, Steel
Glass, Steel
Aluminum, Glass, Plastic, Steel
Release year
2018
2020
2019
2018
2020
2017
2019
2019
2020