wanted some opnins on my XBMC buildd
the Case i am pick is tower, as it fits perfect with my Set up.
how are the other parts?
Already have a remote form an old PC
NZXT Source 210 S210-001 Black “Aluminum Brush / Plastic” ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Rosewill 18" Serial ATA II Black Flat Cable Support 3 Gbps and 1.5 Gbps Transfer Rate Model RC-18"-SA-90-BK
ASRock H61M/U3S3 LGA 1155 Intel H61 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard
CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 V2 (CMPSU-430CXV2) 430W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply
Intel Core i3-2105 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz LGA 1155 65W Dual-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 BX80623I32105
Crucial M4 CT064M4SSD2 2.5" 64GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL
Western Digital Red WD20EFRX 2TB IntelliPower SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
Thax for ur time
question about my XBMC build
Joined: Aug 2012
2012-08-11 01:44 Post: #1
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2012-08-11 12:32 Post: #2
I would go with at least an H67 not the H61. Far better chipset. Just in case you ever want to overclock
(This post was last modified: 2012-08-11 12:33 by Jetster.)
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2012-08-11 17:15 Post: #3
what other Mother boards could i get for around 70 $ from newegg.
i am open to suggestions
also a mother board that is compatible with a remote that can start a PC from power off... i might want to add that option later on
Joined: May 2011
2012-08-11 17:56 Post: #4
(2012-08-11 17:15)kamla Wrote: what other Mother boards could i get for around 70 $ from newegg.This "ASRock H77M LGA 1155 Intel H77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard" is your best option. You'll have all the options below-
Front USB 3.0 and HDMI 1.4a.....and CIR header
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