Thermaltake Level 10 GT Battle Edition Case Review

Thermaltake got a lot of exposure a few years ago with its Level 10 computer case. At release it cost in the neighborhood of $1000 and declared styling by BMW. Thermaltake now has variants of that case which are much more affordable but do keep with the styling queues and functionality of the original.


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.

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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The Thermaltake Level 10 GT Battle Edition is a variant of the Thermaltake Level 10 GT case we reviewed last year. What makes the "Battle Edition" different? That is what we are here to find out.

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Product Packaging

The box itself is constructed of double-walled corrugated cardboard with a row of dual staples along the seams. The overall measurements are 26"H x 25"L x 14"W. The Thermaltake Level 10 GT Battle Edition case was shipped in its bare product packaging .

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The box art for the Thermaltake Level 10 GT Battle Edition features large photos of the case on the front and back of the box, with a distinct military styling. Product information and a feature list can be found on the side. Inside the box, the case itself is wrapped in a black fiber bag with the company log emblazoned on the side and held in place by extra thick styrofoam inserts.

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You will notice that there is a large hole in the back of the box. Despite the size and severity of the gash in the box, the case sustained no damage during shipping, thanks to the extra thick Styrofoam inserts.

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