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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Does it have to be a CISC?
by IvoLimmen on Mon 8th Aug 2011 05:20 UTC
IvoLimmen
Member since:
2005-07-06

If you would go for ARM it would mean:
-no fans,
-less heat,
-less noise,
-cheaper,
-more open.

Go for a http://pandaboard.org/ or http://beagleboard.org/.

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RE: Does it have to be a CISC?
by Neolander on Mon 8th Aug 2011 06:09 in reply to "Does it have to be a CISC?"
Neolander Member since:
2010-03-08

He wants to run Windows 7 on it, so ARM is not an option.

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IvoLimmen Member since:
2005-07-06

Windows 8 runs on ARM... why not wait on that then?

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