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That's the idea behind a box the company will begin using from June to ship one of its Mini ATX motherboards. It holds the motherboard snug for shipping and is constructed so additional components required to make a PC can be added, said Debby Lee, a spokeswoman for the Taipei-based company.
Although its going to start for mATX boards, I do hope they bring it to other sizes. Cases are expensive now adays

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post #2 of 55
That's actually kinda cool.
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haha, thats amazing,
    
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Now you can OC and literally see your rig burst into flames?
    
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Now let's see them do that with a metal box for ATX mobos...
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post #6 of 55
Isn't it MicroATX, not MiniATX? I thought it was MiniITX. Anyways, this made me think about a couple of case builds some people made out of paper, cardboard, etc. (recyclable materials). It was a green build I saw somewhere that this reminded me of.
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post #7 of 55
Genius idea.
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post #8 of 55
Well, I see that we have an ASUS rep that lurks around the ghetto mod thread to get ideas.
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post #9 of 55
Well, isn't that an amazing idea.
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Originally Posted by HybridCore View Post
Isn't it MicroATX, not MiniATX? I thought it was MiniITX. Anyways, this made me think about a couple of case builds some people made out of paper, cardboard, etc. (recyclable materials). It was a green build I saw somewhere that this reminded me of.
Micro and Mini are actually 2 different types of motherboards I believe.
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