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Boutique system builder Digital Storm today unveiled Bolt, a small form factor (SFF) PC billed as the slimmest custom designed gaming computer ever built. Bolt is the latest attempt to port PC gaming to the living room with smaller size systems that have a comparable footprint to that of an Xbox 360 console, which pair nicely with Steam's new Big Picture Mode. The Bolt measures just 3.6 inches wide, 13.3 inches high, and 13.4 inches deep. That's just slightly more portly than the Xbox 360 Slim, which measures 3 inches (W) by 10.6 inches (H) by 10.4 inches (D).


....Bolt comes in four baseline configurations, or Levels, starting at $999 for a Level 1 system consisting of an Intel Core i3 2100 processor, Asus P8H77-I motherboard 8GB of DDR3-1333 RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti graphics card, 1TB hard drive, 8X DVD burner, 500W power supply, and Windows 7 Home Premium.

A Level 2 configuration starts at $1,249 and bumps up the CPU to an Intel Core i5 3570K, GPU to a GeForce GTX 660, and features higher frequency RAM clocked at 1600MHz; Level 3 starts at $1,599 and trades the motherboard for a Gigabyte GA-Z77N-WIFI and adds a 60GB SSD into the mix; and finally the Level 4 tier starts at $1,949 and upgrades the processor to a Core i7 3770K, doubles the RAM to 16GB, swaps the graphics card for a GeForce GTX 680, and exchanges the SSD for a 120GB model.


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Very cool.
Edited by Blindrage606 - 10/24/12 at 8:50pm
 
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I can't imagine how loud that would be. axesmiley.png
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WOW looks awesome
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Dang, that's pretty good! An extra hundred dollars or two for the super-slim form factor. I'd be interested in the Level 2 if I was looking for a nice prebuilt.
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I like how they used the black mesa source music with no credit given.
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Imagine a Watercooled one? biggrin.gif
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I'd be more interested in a barebones...
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Interesting...
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And just what the hell does "a mighty power supply" mean exactly?
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And just what the hell does "a mighty power supply" mean exactly?
Over 9000?
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