The Front Panel

The CM Storm Scout 2 has three external 5.25” bays, protected by meshed covers with air filters. The front panel supports two 120 mm or 140 mm fans, but the case doesn’t come with any fan on its front panel. There is an air filter for these optional fans.

CM Storm Scout 2Figure 4: Front panel

CM Storm Scout 2Figure 5: Front panel

On the front part of the top panel you will find two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 2.0 ports and the traditional audio jacks. The USB 3.0 ports use an internal connector. These ports and connectors are protected by a sliding lid.

CM Storm Scout 2Figure 6: Buttons and connectors


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