Haven't built for a while so no longer have my finger on the pulse.
- trouble free operation;
- trouble free sleep & resume from sleep;
- enough power to easily watch/skip through TV recordings while simultaneously recording 2 programmes;
- low noise, low power.
Intel Core i3 2100 - $116
Gigabyte GA-Z68M-D2H - $79
G.Skill Ripjaws F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL - $35
Gigabyte GeForce GT430 1GB - $40
AMD A8 3870 Quad Core Fusion Black Edition - $129
Gigabyte GA-A75M-D2H - $93
G.Skill F3-12800CL9D-4GBNQ - $35
The system will be coupled with an HVR-2200 or DNTV Live card.
If there's any M'Board or CPU/RAM combo that's known to be more trouble free than the one's mentioned above, please suggest.
Edited by MavAMCC, 28 May 2012 - 04:22 AM.