Why was the NZXT H1 recalled?

Vendors. Gaming and computer building services vendor NZXT Australia has recalled one of its products due to a fire hazard risk. The brand’s H1 computer cases fitted with PCIe riser assemblies were flagged as having an overheating risk by Product Safety Australia, due to defects in the circuit board design.

Does NZXT H1 have good airflow?

Originally launched in February 2020, the NZXT H1 is a tower-style case that resembles Microsoft’s latest console. However, over the past two years, the H1 has fell victim to several problems, including faulty PCIe riser cables, poor airflow, and a slightly underpowered PSU.

Should I buy a NZXT H1?

Our Verdict. The NZXT H1 V2 is a decent compact case for builders who want minimal setup hassles, thanks to its included and pre-installed PSU and AIO cooler. But it’s expensive for what you get, GPU thermals aren’t great, and we had issues with the power supply on our first review unit.

Is the H1 mini PC safe?

NZXT has revised its H1 chassis (opens in new tab), the mini-ITX PC case that bears a strong resemblance to the Xbox Series X console, so that it no longer is a fire hazard. And as such, sales of the case have resumed (opens in new tab) in its online store.

Is the NZXT H1 good value?

And it won’t catch fire! The original NZXT H1 was a big launch for the company. It was a unique compact PC case that made the H210 look like a large beast….NZXT H1 V2: What’s good.

Category NZXT H1 V2
Dimensions 15.9 x 7.7 x 7.7 inches (405mm x 196mm x 196mm)
Weight 16.75 pounds (7.6 kg)
Materials Steel Tempered glass

Should I buy NZXT H1?

Is the NZXT H1 good for gaming?

Though similar in size, the NZXT H1 Mini Plus is much more affordable: For $1,799 in our test configuration, this obelisk-like micro-tower delivers excellent 1080p and 1440p gaming performance thanks to an Intel Core i7 K-series processor and a 12GB Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card.