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Windows 7: Would this be a decent gaming/htpc unit? (Gigabyte Brix with Nvidia)

18 Jul 2014   #1
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 
Would this be a decent gaming/htpc unit? (Gigabyte Brix with Nvidia)

Gigabyte GB-BXi5G-760:
Intel i5-4200H
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 GPU
59.6 x 128 x 115.4 mm (2.3 x 5 x 4.5")

I think I can FINALLY build my super compact gaming system. and with a msata SSD and a 2tb 2.5" drive it will function as a great HTPC too!

Any thoughts or reservations about this plan?


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18 Jul 2014   #2
Phill3990

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Looks good I've often been curious about compact pcs as I rarely see them in my area. I would love to see some picture when you have finished it
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18 Jul 2014   #3
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

You probably want to watch this first: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=hGI8iYjk0rc
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19 Jul 2014   #4
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

If you are interested in this form factor, google Alienware Alpha. I'm not a huge Alienware fan, but I think they've got this one right. Should be out in Oct/Nov. Geared towards gaming but would make an excellent HTPC.
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19 Jul 2014   #5
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

I have always liked the idea of a small little power box! :)
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