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perhaps I am being too greedy, but I am looking for an AM3 Mini ITX board that has all of the following:

Sata III (6 Gb/s) - minimum 2
USB 3.0 (onboard or rear panel is fine) - minimum 2
Onboard 10/100/1000 ethernet (as opposed to wireless only)
Either onboard graphics or a PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot
HDMI/DVI output
125W Processor support (specfically Phenom II X4 965BE)
DDR3 ram preferably 1333 or better (204 or 240 pin is fine)

any help would be appreciated. most boards I am encountering have almost all of the requirements but are lacking in one area.
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post #2 of 10
Thread Starter 
bump...

the more I look the more it seems a Mini ITX board and 125W just dont mix.
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post #3 of 10
Check this. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813500063
I love it. works perfectly in my HTPC
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post #4 of 10
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what CPU are you using?
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post #5 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by dutchgenius View Post
what CPU are you using?
955 OCed @ 3.5ghz. Mosfets + NB heatsink needs a small fan, gets hot without it.
Ther is onboard ethernet
Runs RAM @ 1600
Edited by IOSEFINI - 6/10/11 at 7:42am
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post #6 of 10
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the specs I read for that board say it only supports up to 95 tdp
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post #7 of 10
It seems to work fine with most 125 CPU though.
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post #8 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
It seems to work fine with most 125 CPU though.
Zotac did rate it only for 95w though. A 125w CPU would run but the MOSFETs would probably pop under constant load over time.
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post #9 of 10
Its up to 140W CPU. I just checked the manual
There is onboard LAN. My mistake.
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post #10 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by IOSEFINI View Post
Its up to 140W CPU. I just checked the manual
There is onboard LAN. My mistake.
thanks for the clarification about the onboard land, i was wondering why it had a connector but no listing of ethernet in the product specs

and you are correct regarding the 140W, i was mistakenly looking at the 880 series.

anyone know where they offer the "B" version of this board with the extra USB 3.0 ports and PCI Express 2.0 x 16 slot for newer video cards?
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