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Old 06-04-2007, 11:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I know quite a few of you are interested in this amazing small factor board and here is the first review

mini-itx.com - epia px 10000 review
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Pretty cool...What kind of RAM does it take?

edit: nvm...DDR2 SODIMMs..
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only 1gb supported lol but the processor wouldn't be able to handle gaming anyway
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So I'm guessing you would have to make your own case for these?
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first the board will sell for around $400

here is a case:

here is it compared to other itx form factors

heres just something for the scale:
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thats alot to cram into such a small board. i actually stumbled across the review the day it was published. it performs well compared to other itx boards but it still has alot of bugs to work out.
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well mini-itx still has a couple of bugs and thats 5 year old technology but none of the bugs are overly crippling or severe
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How does the power supply look like? If the case is that small.
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The psu's are like laptop chargers generally although you get them upto 700W but still external like here:

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the actual connector to the motherboard is this

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