Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 7th Aug 2011 22:46 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems And yes, another item, right away. I'm on the hunt for a mini-ITX motherboard for use in a living room HTPC, and considering there's so much choice out there, I'm a little confused. Then I realised I have you people to help me out, and, well, one thing led to another.
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E-350
by j-kidd on Mon 8th Aug 2011 00:55 UTC
j-kidd
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2005-07-06

I got a Sapphire Pure Fusion Mini E350 inside a Gigabyte MIB-T5140 Mini-ITX Case. It can handle HD video, has SPDIF optical out, and has a VGA port. I also didn't put in a case fan, and it runs silent and stable.

And it's cheap. Just add a SSD for OS, a HDD for media, and some spare RAM from laptop upgrade, and you are good to go.

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