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whats the consensus on a good mini atx mobo currently? wanting to build a mini pc for my wife.
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mini itx, or micro atx?

if its for the wife, I think cheap is king.

If your wife can overclock, that's a different story.

We also would like to know for which processor?
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i think for miniITX the M6I is the best, but you didn't state what chipset.
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post #4 of 10
There is no mini atx mobo.
post #5 of 10
The MSI Z87M-G43 is nice and cheap with lots of features, has solid reviews too.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130706
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Ya honestly i havnt even picked out a cpu yet i wanted to look at mobos first to get an idea. that msi does look really nice, it has a lot of features for an -m mobo
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There is no mini atx mobo.
I'm pretty sure the majority of the forum and the OP himself understands what he meant by Mini-Atx as it's close enough to Micro-Atx to infer.
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Originally Posted by skylinecalvin View Post

I'm pretty sure the majority of the forum and the OP himself understands what he meant by Mini-Atx as it's close enough to Micro-Atx to infer.

There is also mini-ITX and there is no way to tell which of the 2 he meant.
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Originally Posted by skylinecalvin View Post

I'm pretty sure the majority of the forum and the OP himself understands what he meant by Mini-Atx as it's close enough to Micro-Atx to infer.

When he said "mini atx" it could be either mini itx or micro atx, there is no way to tell which one he is talking about unless he clarifies.
post #10 of 10
they shoudl make it like micro ITX and mini ATX, IMO it makes more sense that way, but its reversed. frown.gif
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