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what is an htpc and what is its purpose?
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Just to watch movies on Steam Netflix etc. Great to have. Dont know how I survived without one.
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what is an htpc and what is its purpose?
Well to me an htpc = Tivo replacement if you add in a tuner either for over the air or CableCARD tuner
    
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HTPC is a Home Theater Personal Computer.

It is a computer that stores movies, records TV, plays DVD's/Blu-Rays and streams movies/TV shows from the internet and is usually hooked up to a big screen TV. They are usually small form factor (mATX or ITX) and lower power systems (since they are on for long periods of time).

HERE is a sticky on it.
Edited by blupupher - 10/11/11 at 6:34pm
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