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post #31 of 60
Not impressed. Failure to customise the config will make it a massive fail, if they are trying to get people away from consoles and toward these super slim PCs they aren't going to do it with the pricetag of them. A bang average system that can be built for very little extra vs. a console is all kinds of magnitudes more powerful and thats the kind of system they should be rolling off not this, get people interested first with a competitive price and superior gaming THEN introduce better, more expensive models.
post #32 of 60
This is pretty awesome, I like the design. Who woulda thunk it
post #33 of 60
Alienware x51 all over again!
post #34 of 60
*****. a pc with ddr3 1333, 650Ti and an 13 for more than $600?
post #35 of 60
Bolt = $2000? Give me a break!biggrin.gif
    
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Imagine a Watercooled one? biggrin.gif

pretty sure they would just submerge one in a fish tank of mineral oil..
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post #37 of 60
To go from Level 2 to Level 3 is $350, and all you get is a different mobo and a 60GB SSD. On Newegg, the mobo price difference is $30 and a current-gen 60GB SSD is about $60. Lulz?
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post #38 of 60
I think my mITX build in the un-purchasable Lan-Gear mITX case was smaller...
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post #39 of 60
The Falcon NW Tiki was impressive. This just seems like an imitation.
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Originally Posted by 5nak3 View Post

While I can understand the appeal of these boxes, especially with the release of big picture and a (slow) move towards featuring gamepad support in a number of games, one thing has always bothered me and that is heat.
Where does it all go? Surely the cards and chips will get far too hot?

In my case, when gaming I see temps of around 60 degrees (gpu) and 40's (cpu) and while acceptable, I can't say they don't bother me, I could only imagine what the situation here would be!

60c gpu and 40c cpu bother you?

When I fold I'm at 80c gpu /70c cpu, 24/7, for 4-5 months. You're not even close to temps that could cause problems, unless you have an insane OC.
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