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HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - newtothis - 2012-04-02 21:26

Hi,
my main htpc is still running great after esko's and everyone help,but i want to make one for the bedroom now,
i like this case
Streacom F7C Series Home Theatre Aluminium Chassis
http://www.quietpc.com/products/htpccases/st-f7c

i have a 120w pico psu,4gb of ram and a ssd,but the dilemma is have is
Do i go AMD? or stick to intel because i been mainly using openelec
i like the smaller Streamcom case but i like the idea of a graphics card maybe,

any ideas guys?

Thanks in advance


RE: HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - eskro - 2012-04-02 21:34

well, AMD's E350 platform now works with OpenELEC
so, you could have a nice HTPC with a low cost.


RE: HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - newtothis - 2012-04-02 21:37

(2012-04-02 21:34)eskro Wrote:  well, AMD's E350 platform now works with OpenELEC
so, you could have a nice HTPC with a low cost.

Thank you esko,would you say the A6-3500 is the best bet?
Stick on a low quiet cpu cooler ?

Your a legend.


RE: HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - eskro - 2012-04-02 21:46

AMD E350 platform for OpenELEC is good.


RE: HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - newtothis - 2012-04-02 21:52

Thanks Eskro,i think the pico will be more than up to the job as well,so i am pretty much set!


RE: HTPC for the bedroom,just need the Esko sell of approval! - eskro - 2012-04-02 22:01

right on!