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Hello, im in need of a htpc and i need your help!

I want a media center case (can be m-atx)
intel cpu
nvidia serie 400 or 500
huge hard drive

All this on www.ncix.com if possible

Thanks!
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NUTS!!
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He probably means $1000 is a very large budget for a HTPC build and you could get away with half that fairly easily.
    
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G. SKILL 6GB 1333Mhz @ 1455Mhz OCZ Vertex 3 120GB / Seagate 500GB Lite-On DVD-RW TSSTcorp DVD/RW 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Prolimatech Megahalems Windows 7 x64 Professional Samsung S24A350H Dell 20" LCD 
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MAG 17" LCD Samsung 50" Plasma  Focus FK-2001 Mechanical Corsair TX750 
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NUTS!!
Luls.
post #6 of 30
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Originally Posted by sorage View Post
Hello, im in need of a htpc and i need your help!

I want a media center case (can be m-atx)
intel cpu
nvidia serie 400 or 500
huge hard drive

All this on www.ncix.com if possible

Thanks!
What do you plan to use the HTPC for? You can build a suitable one for $300-400.
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post #7 of 30
Thread Starter 
ok you should know that i want to game and play HD videos
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post #8 of 30
If you want GAMING, then it's no longer an HTPC.
If you want an HTPC, buy/build a low end computer and voila.
post #9 of 30
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obiviously people dont want to help me XD
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post #10 of 30
Yeah, they definitely wanna help you but an HTPC is much different than say a gaming matx build.

Any gaming computer can be an HTPC, but not any HTPC can be a gaming computer.

It also depends on the game.
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