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It should have HDMI and require an HDMI-DVI adapter, not the other way around. Also, monitors with HDMI are far more common than monitors with DisplayPort.

But yes, $809 bucks for that is insane. For that price you could easily build a far more powerful system, even at that size. The only problem is that it would probably have to be a tad bit bigger for cooling. Still, I seriously doubt that a 1GHz single core and 2GB of RAM is the best you can do without going bigger for cooling reasons.
You guys are missing the point entirely. You aren't paying that price for the hardware, you are paying for the form factor. Go and show me a cheaper solution in the same physical footprint of smaller.

Not saying I would buy one, but I don't need something that small.
Edited by Mygaffer - 4/10/11 at 12:10pm
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post #32 of 39
way over priced. But that green colour is SUPER DUPER.
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Originally Posted by WaRTaco View Post
I hate to bring back a dead topic, but I was looking for a thread on the xi3. My dad is one of the original investors in the xi3 , so in the upcoming year we will get a few of them for free. So I'll be sure to post some test results for them.

We'll be waiting!

As a SFF enthusiast, these things are so friggin' cool. It does suck that they're using such outdated tech though. (DDR2? Athlon 64?)
Edited by DevilGear44 - 4/10/11 at 12:57pm
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post #34 of 39
smokes my old cs:s/dod:s/wow gaming pc lol.

but how is this upgradeable.. at all?
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Hmmm, if these werent so damn expensive, id buy one
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I really wish they were priced better, I would seriously buy one
    
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post #37 of 39
That it uses full-scale Athlon K8 CPUs is epic
Brazos would make this totally win
post #38 of 39
Athlon 64 dual core....... wow it was good in 2005 but now, you can use almost 100% of the e-350 APU by watching 1080p movie ... so how can those crappy dual core can run 1+3virtual desktop =|
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Should've waited for Llano
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