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I realize that, should the BTX Form factor emerge as "Popular", It will mean that I can take every component (Okay, that's an exaggeration, but...) in my machine, and melt them down to make my dream frisbee...A Frisbee that would be able to reach 5GHz...

Anyways, aside from that tangent...

What are the chances of my worst nightmare / greatest dream coming true?

I hope it wont happen any time soon
    
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post #2 of 9
What are you talking about?

BTX was a format Intel introduced and never became mainstream because it would mean some companies, like computer case companies, would have to release completely new products.

There is no need to worry about BTX.
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Originally Posted by thejamesman View Post
I realize that, should the BTX Form factor emerge as "Popular", It will mean that I can take every component (Okay, that's an exaggeration, but...) in my machine, and melt them down to make my dream frisbee...A Frisbee that would be able to reach 5GHz...

Anyways, aside from that tangent...

What are the chances of my worst nightmare / greatest dream coming true?

I hope it wont happen any time soon
It's been nearly 5 years since it was introduced, no worries.
Also Intel gave up on it a couple of years ago.
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...Really?

Oh...

Okay...

Well then this thread now applies to any Form factor that may threaten ATX.

Then, I'll never feel old
    
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post #5 of 9
I just had a Dell flashback.
post #6 of 9
There is no form factor that threatens ATX, lol.
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^But what IF, man. What IF.

I dont want to be caught with my...case panels...off...

Yeah...

Dont you ever think of that,though?
    
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I will just buy a new case...
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OCNers being what we are, we'll likely just buy the latest and the greatest as soon as it comes out anyway.
    
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