Fractal Design FD-C-DEF7X-01 Define 7 XL Black Solid/Steel/Anodized Aluminum/10 x Bay Full-tower


The Define 7 XL sets a new standard for what you should expect from a full tower case in terms of modularity, flexibility and ease of use.


  • • New chassis design opens up to fully expose the case interior
  • • Anodized aluminum front panel with reversible dual-handed hinges
  • • Mount up to 18 HDD/SSDs plus five SSDs in the Storage Layout

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Plenty of room for massive builds
  • Use the Open Layout for more headroom and gargantuan water-cooling with radiators up to 480 mm in front or top and 280 mm in the base
  • Spacious, extensively adaptable dual-layout interior easily accommodates large motherboards up to E-ATX and SSI-EEB
  • Two 5.25” ODD bays can be converted to an additional front fan mount with filtered louver covering
  • Ventilated PSU shroud with two-part removable cover
  • Ultra-slim Nexus+ 2 fan hub connects up to three PWM fans and six 3-pin fans

Superlative storage possibilities

  • Mount up to 18 HDD/SSDs plus five SSDs in the Storage Layout (6 HDD/SSD trays + 2 SSD brackets + 2 Multibrackets included)
  • Detachable PSU cable shield and integrated cable guides with Velcro straps further simplify cable management behind the board
  • Sturdy new HDD cage design with vibration damped trays
  • 13 pass-through holes with ten rubber grommets and two removable covers make for clean cable routing regardless of motherboard size

Airflow and cooling

  • Outstanding cooling capacity with a total of 9 x 140 mm or 11 x 120 mm fan mounts and three preinstalled Dynamic X2 GP-14 fans
  • Easy-to-clean high airflow nylon filters with full PSU coverage and convenient front access
  • The two 5.25″ ODD bays can be converted to an additional front fan mount with filtered louver covering


Brand Name: Fractal Design
Product Line: Define 7 XL
Product Name: Define 7 XL Black Solid
Product Type: Computer Case
Technical Information
Motherboard Supported: ATX, EATX, Micro ATX, Mini ITX, EE-ATX, SSI CEB, SSI EEB
Number of Fans Supported: 11
Number of Fans Installed: 3
Installed Fan Size: 5.51″ (140 mm)
Number of External 5.25″ Bays: 2
Number of Internal 2.5″ Bays: 2
Number of Internal 2.5″/3.5″ Bays: 6
Number of Total Expansion Bays: 10
I/O Expansions
Number of Total Expansion Slots: 12
Total Number of USB Ports: 5
Total Number of Audio In Ports: 1
Total Number of Audio Out Ports: 1
Power Description
Power Supply Installed: No
Number of Power Supplies Supported: 1
Number of Power Supplies Installed: 0
Physical Characteristics
Color: Black
Material: Steel, Anodized Aluminum
Form Factor: Full-tower
Height: 22.28″ (566 mm)
Width: 9.45″ (240 mm)
Depth: 23.78″ (604 mm)
Weight (Approximate): 16.53 kg
Package Contents:
  • Define 7 XL Black Solid
  • Accessory Box
  • User Manual
  • Ventilated Top Panel
  • ODD Bracket
  • ODD Bay Cover
  • 2 x HDD/SSD Trays