Article number: BGW59



Maximum airflow and usability

Dark Base 701 White makes no compromises in performance and is designed for easy handling with its outstanding usability.

  • Open mesh design for high airflow and performance
  • 3 pre-installed Silent Wings 4 140mm PWM high-speed fans offer maximum performance
  • Fan controller with PWM motherboard sync option
  • PWM and ARGB Hub for up to 8 PWM fans and 2 ARGB components 
  • ARGB lighting with integrated ARGB controller for a stunning look
  • Exceptional usability with easily accessible features 
  • Versatile motherboard tray enables an inverted layout
  • Tempered glass side window allowing a superb view
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Performance all the way

For all who strive for maximum airflow – be it with water-cooled or air-cooled systems – Dark Base 701 White with its extremely air-permeable front and top cover is the right choice.


3 pre-installed fans for maximum cooling

Silent Wings 4 140mm PWM high-speed makes no compromise between maximum performance and virtually inaudible operation. Its extraordinary air pressure significantly increases the cooling performance of
Dark Base 701 White.


Versatility for everyone

Dark Base 701 White is designed for users of all experience levels. The case features a bracket on the top and front for a convenient installation of fans and radiators. Drives can be installed tool-less with just a few steps. Both PC building veterans and first-time builders will appreciate the time-saving inversion of the system, while admirers of a neat interior will embrace the smart cable routing options. Enjoyers of vertical graphics card installation can use one of the vertical PCI slots with an optional riser cable.


Your water-cooling playground

Dark Base 701 White sets almost no limits to your creativity. With its huge dimensions and radiator compatibility up to 360mm, you can consider Dark Base 701 White your playground – and home for your individual custom water-cooling loop.


Hubs for fans and ARGB devices

Dark Base 701 White features a combined PWM and ARGB hub for up to 8 PWM fans and 2 additional ARGB devices. This PCB is located behind the motherboard tray and connects to the front I/O panel’s fan and ARGB controllers. The pre-installed fans are connected to the fan hub by default, so you have the case’s cooling setup under your control without having to rewire any cables.


A case that comes to stay

Dark Base 701 White can be recognized as a be quiet! high-end case at first glance. Its bulky design sets a statement in each gaming room and makes clear: Dark Base 701 White is here to stay. ARGB LEDs at the front panel offer multiple colors and modes to individualize the look of the case. You can optionally synchronize lighting with your motherboard or an ARGB controller.


A perfect view inside your PC

The high-quality, fully windowed side panel offers a perfect view of the components inside your PC case. The window is made of tempered glass with white painted side bars.

"The iconic, beefy design of Dark Base 701 upgrades your gaming room instantly. As much as I love the cases look: what I actually appreciate most is its incredible performance."

Bryan Lu, Leader of PC Cases

All models at a glance:

Product Series

General data

ModelDark Base 701 White
Color optionWhite
Motherboard compatibilityE-ATX (30.5 x 27.5cm), ATX, M-ATX, Mini-ITX
Case size excl. stands (L x W x H), (mm)565 x 249 x 495
Case size incl. stands (L x W x H), (mm)565 x 249 x 523
Volume (l)69.64
PSU form factorATX PS/2
Net weight (kg)12.8
Expansion slots7 + 3


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Pre-installed fans

Fan at top1x Silent Wings 4 140mm PWM high-speed White
Fan at front1x Silent Wings 4 140mm PWM high-speed White
Fan at side-
Fan at rear1x Silent Wings 4 140mm PWM high-speed White
Fan at bottom-
Dimensions (L x W x H), (mm)Front: 140 x 140 x 25 / Rear: 140 x 140 x 25 / Top: 140 x 140 x 25
Fan speed at 100% PWM / 12V (rpm)1900
Airflow at 100% PWM / 12V (CFM / m3/h)78.4 / 133.2
Air Pressure at 100% PWM / 12V (mm H2O)2.36
Noise level at 100% PWM / 12V (dB(A))29.3
Voltage range (V DC)5 - 13.2
Input power (W)4.8
Input current (A)0.4
Connector4-pin PWM
Lifespan (h / 25°C)300,000
Fan controller

Maximum fan installation

Maximum fans8
Top (mm)3x 140 / 3x 120
Front (mm)3x 140 / 3x 120
Side (mm)-
Rear (mm)1x 140 / 1x 120
Bottom (mm)1x 140 / 1x 120
PSU shroud-

Optional radiator installation

Top (mm)120 / 140 / 240 / 280 / 360
Front (mm)120 / 140 / 240 / 280 / 360
Side (mm)-
Rear (mm)120
Bottom (mm)-

PSU compatibility

Maximum dimensions excl. bottom fan (mm)250
Maximum dimensions incl. bottom fan (mm)250

Graphics card

HDD cage (in height of graphics card) installed (mm)415
HDD cage (in height of graphics card) removed (mm)415
Maximum PCIe slots with vertical graphics card (pcs.)3

Drive bay capacity

5.25 bays (pcs.)-
3.5 slots (scope of delivery)2
3.5 slots (max.)3
2.5 slots (scope of delivery)3
2.5 slots (max.)5

Cooling height of CPU cooler unit (mm)185
Airflow channelFront / Top / Rear / Bottom


LED illumination
LEDs (pcs.)48
LED typeARGB - 5V
LEDs synchronizable with controller/motherboard

I/O Panel

USB 3.2 Gen. 2 Type C1
USB 3.2 Type A2
USB 2.0-
HD Audio I/OMic + Audio
Qi charger / Quick Charging Option (W)-

Insulation and damping

Top panel insulation mats-
Front panel insulation mats-
Side panel insulation mats
Anti-vibration decoupled HDD
Anti-vibration decoupled fan
Anti-vibration decoupled PSU
Anti-vibration decoupled motherboard-tray-

Scope of delivery

Screw set (Drives/Motherboard)
Additional standoffs (pcs.)1
SSD bracket for PSU shroud-
LED strips (pcs.)0
Cable ties (pcs.)9
Screw box-
VGA holder-
VGA holder for inverted layout-
Mesh Front Panel
ODD Bracket-
Fan / Radiator bracket for multi mounting panel-

Removeable dust filters



Top coverSteel
Front panelSteel
Side panelGlass
Side panel windowSteel

Safety certification

ApprovalsCE, UKCA

Environmental directives



Warranty (Years)3
International hotline / free of charge✓ / DE, FR, US

Logistics data and RRP

Article numberBGW59
EAN code4260052190661
Dimensions, package (L x W x H), (mm)575 x 319 x 628
Gross weight, package (kg)15.5
Pieces per packaging unit1
RRP (€)239.90

DARK BASE 701 | White
Article number: BGW59