Thermaltake Urban S31 Mid-Tower Case Review

Thermaltake sets its sights on a part of the market that is looking for an excellent enthusiast case with a look that is not over the top, but rather more refined and sleek. Along with that Thermaltake promises "extreme silent performance" and "advanced ventilation" along with a helping of space for those water cooling users.


Today we are reviewing the Thermaltake Urban S32 mid-tower computer case. Thermaltake is a company that needs no introductions. To be honest, the reason most of us know the name is because you've probably, at some point in the past decade, had one (or more) of its products installed your system. In the early days, the Thermaltake brand was synonymous with performance cooling but, over the last few years, it is hard to find a segment of the industry the company hasn't expanded into.

We have featured numerous product from Thermaltake in our product reviews over the years, everything from the company's cooling products and award winning power supplies to audio components and its uniquely distinctive computer cases.

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While still a relatively young company, established in 1999, Thermaltake is built on unwavering will and dedication to address issues and innovate at the same time for computer enthusiasts and corporate users worldwide.

With its comprehensive line of products available, it enables Thermaltake's core customers to enjoy a one-stop-shop experience, reduce product design-in evaluation period and most important of all, flawless integration process. Each of Thermaltake's strengths enables its customer to focus on their core business while taking advantage of the skills and efficiency of a single thermal management solution partner.

With strong support of Research & Development team standing behind the brand, Thermaltake is committed to never-follow but always-lead. Always striving to be the best, we continuously benchmark our performance against the very best internally and externally. Customers are our greatest asset and Thermaltake does not take that for granted. That is why Thermaltake is the industry leading in customer service and customer support with around-the-clock automated product return service.

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Today our test subject is the Thermaltake Urban S31, a mid-tower case. The company website says "The entire series has a simple and elegant aesthetic, design for users who looks for everything but a flamboyantly appearance." Let's get this case on the test bench and see what it is made of.

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Product Packaging

Thermaltake Urban S31 arrived in its bare product packaging with no signs of wear or damage. The overall package measurements are 23"H x 22"L x 10"W and is constructed of double-walled corrugated cardboard with a row of dual staples along the seams.

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The front and the back of the box prominently features a hero shot of the case, product name and company logo, with product information and feature list on the sides. The case itself is wrapped in a plastic bag and held in place by thin styrofoam inserts.

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