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Old 12-28-2007, 12:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Why did BTX mobos never catch on? just curious
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Old 12-28-2007, 12:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Whatever happened to BTX? - GTC

Intel killed it.
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that was some interesting reading, i looked at a pic of one on google, they look very strange LOL
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BTX was a good idea, but it was Intel trying to force its own standards... sort of like MS, but without as much of a monopoly.
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btx failed because it was designed in the era of the heat-spewing p4, now with more efficient processors, its cheaper and easier just to stay with atx as btx is unnecessary
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