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Looking again at the specifications for Valve’s own prototype for their Steam Machine one thing jumped out of the page at me – this powerful, fully specced gaming PC isn’t even going to be 3-inches high. That’s slimmer than the XBone, and there’s a GTX Titan inside. I sat down with a ruler, a mini-ITX motherboard and a Titan to try and visualise the way the Steam Machine is likely to be laid out inside, and with a little imagination you can see what a lovely, sleek little device this could turn out to be.

I'm quite sure cooling is going to be at the front of a lot our minds when considering the small form factor in which these high end graphics cards will be installed.

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Edited by metal_gunjee - 10/17/13 at 10:08am
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Not really news as its only one guy doing some speculation.
    
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Going to be using a PCI-E Riser/angle connector or something? I'm glad they did note that it's missing a PSU.
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Going to be using a PCI-E Riser/angle connector or something? I'm glad they did note that it's missing a PSU.

Most likely its going to be similar to the Digital Storm Bolt and Alienware x51

BOLT



X51



So yes its going to have some sort of adapter
    
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Not really news as its only one guy doing some speculation.

So would this qualify more as an editorial?
If that's the case then, sorry mods... redface.gif I don't mean to junk up the news section.
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