Portable PC Cases With Handle (Micro ATX, Mini ITX & ATX) – Buyer’s Guide and Reviews

by Apr 19, 2018

Portable PC Cases With Handle 2018

We rated, reviewed, & compared 7 of the best Portable Micro ATX, Mini ITX & ATX cases across various budgets. These cases are perfect for an elegant portable build.

Best Portable Cases With Handle

Corsair 380T

Corsair Mini-itx case with handle

What We Loved

  • Visually appealing
  • Unique Design
  • Great cable management and clearance

What We Didn’t Like

  • Very expensive
  • Uncomfortable handle

Lian-Li Case PC-TU100A

Lian-Li TU100A Small itx case with handle

What We Loved

  • Very durable
  • Budget Friendly
  • Great Ventilation
  • Unique suitcase look

What We Didn’t Like

  • None

Silverstone – ML08B-H

ML08B-H Compact gaming case

What We Loved

  • Very inexpensive
  • Good GPU clearance
  • Super Slim and portable

What We Didn’t Like

  • Cheap quality handle

Bitfenix Prodigy M

Bitfenix Prodigy portable HTPC gaming case

What We Loved

  • Stylish and Elegant design
  • Support for 12″ GPU and 240mm Radiator
  • Portable
  • Very inexpensive

What We Didn’t Like

  • Poor front intake airflow
  • Limited PSU length (160mm)

Cooler Master Storm Scout 2

Cooler Master portable computer case

What We Loved

  • Great mobility
  • Great compact interior
  • 11.5″ GPU support w/ top HDD
  • Decent storage options
  • Great cable management

What We Didn’t Like

  • Poorly designed to mesh
  • Limited clearance for front fans

Cooler Master HAF XB EVO

Cooler master evo small atx case with handle

What We Loved

  • Portable
  • Great Build Quality
  • Great cable Management
  • Great airflow
  • Very inexpensive

What We Didn’t Like

  • Not visually appealing

Why build a Portable Computer?

Postable builds have a wide variety of application. Maybe you are a frequent traveler but don’t like to use a laptop because it restricts performance and upgradability. This kind of builds can be brought to use if you like to carry your VR build to your friend’s house or usability could be as simplistic as moving it from one room to another. Portable cases not only provide with a utility but also a unique look. As a PC enthusiast, I am always on a hunt for unique looking accessories, and these cases like these fulfill it quite well. Cases like these can also be used for a backpack VR build, Thought we car far from efficient builds which would allow us to carry them around, Using these is the only option we are restricted to for now.

What to look for in a portable Case?

The facts to consider can vary immensely on the usage. As for carrying it around, Durability of the case is a major factor. Cases that feature large windowed panels can be risky to travel with for long designation. In that situation, A better bet would be to get a LAN box. On the other hand, If you are an enthusiast who is building one for the looks, Choosing a slim case is the best bet. These cases can be mounted on a wall or lay down flat on a table; They make a great living room build.