• Acoustic-dampening panels keep things quiet
  • Readily accessible internal bays


  • Plain, boring case

At A Glance

Maingear’s F131 Super Stock clambers to the top of our mainstream chart in a hard-fought battle.

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The Specs

Processor type Intel Core i5
Processor speed 3.3 MHz
Cache size 6.144 KB
Processor count 1
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce
Number of Graphic Cards included 2.0
Video Bus PCI Express-SLI
Drive size 1250.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Other storage
  • CompactFlash
  • Memory Stick
  • SD Card
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
  • SDXC Card
  • xD-Picture Card
Drive type
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Solid-State Drive
Expansion slots
Number of PCI-Express 2.0 x16 slots 2.0
Number of PCI-Express x16 slots 2.0
Number of PCI-Express x8 slots 2.0
Number of PCI-Express x1 slots 3.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 3.0
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
SDXC Card or Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC) 1.0
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • DVI (dual link)
  • FireWire Port (front)
  • HDMI
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x8)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus 3.0
  • eSATA
Ethernet Type
  • Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
  • Wireless Ethernet - 540 Mbps IEEE802.11n
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1600.0 MHz
Power Supply Wattage 660.0 watts
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 30.0
Storage Media
SD card Yes
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
Compact flash Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Chassis style Tower (Full)