This is so stupid, what's wrong with ATX anyways? Luckily a number of high end cases (like the CM Stacker 830) support ATX AND BTX so for people who have that case or others like it, its no big deal.
Originally Posted by -Jeppe-
what wrong with atx
Originally Posted by J3r3my
BTX cools better than ATX so thats why they want to use it.
Originally Posted by Remonster
BTX has the CPU located at the bottom of the case and requires a totally different case (unless you have a case that can do both like I said above) but most cases that people have not can't support BTX.....like I said, bad move on Intel's part....
Originally Posted by 455buick
I agree 100%!!! I think Intel is going down the path of RAMBUS... Remember that mess?? They had to back off once DDR got going. They seemed shocked that they couldn't get the public to go along and buy that expensive and hot running memory. Not to mention AMD kicked their butts in the cpu game..
Intel will realize again, that they do not control the market place. "We" the consumers do...
Originally Posted by sladesurfer
Balanced Technology eXtended (BTX) Form Factor - The Future of Cases & Motherboards http://www.anandtech.com/showdoc.html?i=1876
Originally Posted by CyberDruid
And the MicroBTX board has larger dimensions than the BTX board--wierd....
Originally Posted by uTunes
hey Manco, what is that 6600le doint with a 955EE and 4gb? you should get a high end card and give that to me