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Re: Old rig. Upgrade it or fix it?

... You can fit a triple-wide graphics card and another PCIe card on a micro-ATX motherboard. Most of them have four PCIe slots.
by JustAnEngineer
on Mon Jul 28, 2014 5:29 am
 
Forum: General Hardware
Topic: Old rig. Upgrade it or fix it?
Replies: 29
Views: 1981

Re: First Build Help.

... Haswell Quad-Core 3.5GHz Motherboard: Asus Maximus VII Hero LGA1150 Z97 ATX RAM? Graphics: EVGA 04G-P4-3768-KR GeForce GTX 760 FTW 4GB ACX Cooler ... and fan or $36 CoolerMaster Hyper 212 Evo Motherboard I suggest a micro-ATX LGA1150 motherboard that doesn't waste any space on obsolete PCI ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Sat Jul 26, 2014 6:54 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: First Build Help.
Replies: 21
Views: 1116

Re: Need to build a new system.

... it was a S1155 board, and I'm not totally convinced the board had 100% ATX compatible mounting holes, might have been Micro-BTX which should fit in some other cases at least. The PSU was larger than an ATX PSU ...
by Chrispy_
on Sat Jul 19, 2014 7:49 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Need to build a new system.
Replies: 9
Views: 981

Re: Your motherboard that had the most CPU upgrades

The M3A78-CM was a fantastic little micro-ATX board for its day. Supported pretty much all AM2/AM2+/AM3 CPUs up through the Phenom II xxxxT (6-core) ...
by juampa_valve_rde
on Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:15 pm
 
Forum: Motherboards, Chipsets, & RAM
Topic: Your motherboard that had the most CPU upgrades
Replies: 63
Views: 4162

Re: TR BBQ XI Swap Meet Thread

... to anyone who wants it] MOTHERBOARDS 1x ASRock A785GM-LE Socket AM2+ micro-ATX motherboard (new in box) Assortment of old Slot A / Socket A motherboards and CPUs [all ...
by just brew it!
on Mon Jul 14, 2014 6:53 pm
 
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XI Swap Meet Thread
Replies: 3
Views: 335

Re: Need to build a new system.

... i7 860 2.8/3.46 GHz hyper-threaded quad-core LGA1156 processor Dell H57 micro-ATX motherboard 8GB DDR3-1333 Gigabyte Radeon HD 7850 1.5TB 7200rpm HDD Dell Studio XPS 8100 ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:06 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Need to build a new system.
Replies: 9
Views: 981

Re: Your motherboard that had the most CPU upgrades

... as I know it is still functional. The M3A78-CM was a fantastic little micro-ATX board for its day. Supported pretty much all AM2/AM2+/AM3 CPUs up through the Phenom II ...
by just brew it!
on Wed Jul 02, 2014 12:37 pm
 
Forum: Motherboards, Chipsets, & RAM
Topic: Your motherboard that had the most CPU upgrades
Replies: 63
Views: 4162

Re: First Rig, Need Help

... your other parts. Here are the sorts of things that one could find at Micro Center: $100 AMD A8-6600K quad-core APU + Gigabyte GA-F2A55M-HD2 micro-ATX motherboard. $80 2x4 GiB PC3-12800 Crucial Ballistix Sport memory $0 Integrated APU graphics ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:11 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: First Rig, Need Help
Replies: 30
Views: 2924

Re: RAM/Mobo compatibility question(s)

Your memory should be okay. Note that the Asus Z97-A ATX motherboard wastes two of its seven slots on obsolete PCI slots. I suggest ... a motherboard that has PCIe slots, instead. You could even get by with a micro-ATX motherboard with four PCIe slots. I linked to some all-PCIe ATX and ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Wed Jun 25, 2014 4:39 am
 
Forum: Motherboards, Chipsets, & RAM
Topic: RAM/Mobo compatibility question(s)
Replies: 17
Views: 1224

Re: MITX Build - Work/Casual usage

... RAM, then I would say get a mini-ITX board with 2 RAM slots or move to micro-ATX. Unless you are running some ancient version of Excel and/or the trading platforms cannot ...
by Flying Fox
on Fri Jun 20, 2014 10:52 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: MITX Build - Work/Casual usage
Replies: 60
Views: 4371

Re: First gaming rig, need help

... my parts, here is the list Welcome to the Tech Report! That Asus Z97-A ATX motherboard wastes two slots on obsolete PCI. :( Here are some Z97 ATX ... Extreme6 , Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7 or GA-Z97X-Gaming GT Would you consider micro-ATX motherboards? You can still use your ATX case. Here are some Z97 ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Sun Jun 15, 2014 12:13 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: First gaming rig, need help
Replies: 17
Views: 2164

Re: Approve of this build?

Instead of the Gigabyte micro Atx motherboard you might want to consider the ASrock Z-97M Formula motherboard. It has 8 power phases I believe ...
by vargis14
on Sat Jun 14, 2014 6:55 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Approve of this build?
Replies: 14
Views: 2197

Re: Approve of this build?

Instead of the Gigabyte micro Atx motherboard you might want to consider the ASrock Z-97M Formula motherboard. It has 8 power phases I believe ...
by vargis14
on Sat Jun 14, 2014 6:55 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Approve of this build?
Replies: 14
Views: 2197

Re: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.

micro-ATX: Asus Gryphon Z97 or Maximus VII Gene , MSI Z97M-G43 or Z97M Gaming , Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5 or ASRock Z97M ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Thu Jun 12, 2014 8:52 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.
Replies: 33
Views: 2546

Re: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.

... NSE-200-KKN1 Midnight Black Plastic bezel with mesh, steel case body MicroATX, Mini -ITX Computer $49.99 [*]Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache ...
by Dudara
on Thu Jun 12, 2014 8:59 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.
Replies: 33
Views: 2546

Re: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.

... NSE-200-KKN1 Midnight Black Plastic bezel with mesh, steel case body MicroATX, Mini -ITX Computer $49.99 [*]Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache ...
by homerdog
on Thu Jun 12, 2014 8:09 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Gaming pc for $1300 and under.
Replies: 33
Views: 2546

Re: Low-E Linux Home Server

... instead, I could build out a small form factor (Mini ITX? Edit: Or thin Micro ATX.) system with an Atom or i3. Space for 2 or 3 HDD's should be enough, at least if I buy ...
by C-A_99
on Wed Jun 11, 2014 7:42 pm
 
Forum: General Hardware
Topic: Low-E Linux Home Server
Replies: 10
Views: 9657

Re: Approve of this build?

Motherboard options are: ASUS Micro ATX Z97M-PLUS Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5 The Z97M-Plus wastes two slots on obsolete PCI. There hasn't been ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:24 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Approve of this build?
Replies: 14
Views: 2197

Approve of this build?

... now are the motherboard, case and PSU. Motherboard options are: ASUS Micro ATX Z97M-PLUS Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5 I am leaning toward the ASUS for its temperature monitors, ...
by tone21705
on Wed Jun 11, 2014 1:28 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Approve of this build?
Replies: 14
Views: 2197

Re: Cheap mITX case with PSU

... You may find that a pre-assembled micro-ATX box (especially a refurbished one) can be cheaper than mini-ITX.
by JustAnEngineer
on Sun Jun 01, 2014 6:14 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Cheap mITX case with PSU
Replies: 12
Views: 3081

Re: Sanity Check

... I leave my headphones plugged in all of the time. Asus Z97-A That ATX motherboard wastes two slots on obsolete PCI. :( Is the Intel i218-V ... Extreme6 Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7 or GA-Z97X-Gaming GT Would you consider micro-ATX motherboards? You can still use your Antec P182 ATX case. Asus ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Sat May 31, 2014 5:37 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Sanity Check
Replies: 50
Views: 6251

Re: Sanity Check

... Not only does it have a longer warranty and better features, it's micro ATX which means you're set if you need to move it into a smaller space. Expansion cards are ...
by Captain Ned
on Sat May 31, 2014 3:48 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Sanity Check
Replies: 50
Views: 6251

Re: Sanity Check

... Not only does it have a longer warranty and better features, it's micro ATX which means you're set if you need to move it into a smaller space. Expansion cards are ...
by NovusBogus
on Sat May 31, 2014 3:36 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: Sanity Check
Replies: 50
Views: 6251

Small case for new build (microATX)

... like more 3.5'' slots (why 2 5.25''s?). Things I am undecided about: ATX vs micro-ATX (I don't want mini) I feel weird about cases with internal PSUs (some Lian-Lis), ...
by tone21705
on Thu May 29, 2014 9:42 pm
 
Forum: Cases and Power Supplies
Topic: Small case for new build (microATX)
Replies: 3
Views: 1233

Re: Best mATX case as of February 2013

To the contrary, more and more mainstream and enthusiast PCs are micro-ATX rather than wasting space for full-size ATX. The selection of micro-ATX motherboards available ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Thu May 29, 2014 6:06 am
 
Forum: Cases and Power Supplies
Topic: Best mATX case as of February 2013
Replies: 62
Views: 31045

Re: firstgamingpcfor TeenageSon...

... 7200RPM 1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache (£43.99) Case / PSU: OcUK MJ-705B Micro ATX with USB3.0 and 500w PSU (£32.99) Comes to £417 including taxes and delivery. You can spend ...
by geekl33tgamer
on Sat May 24, 2014 4:50 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: firstgamingpcfor TeenageSon...
Replies: 10
Views: 3811

Re: A few naive questions before I begin building...

... aren't sacrificing something important to get it. It's one of the few micro-ATX cases out there that actually has a smaller size and volume than the fugly but functional ...
by NovusBogus
on Sat May 24, 2014 12:51 am
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: A few naive questions before I begin building...
Replies: 37
Views: 17494

Re: A few naive questions before I begin building...

... you a lot faster than CPU or memory speed. I'm not a gamer so a mini or micro board would probably be fine. However, would I be correct in thinking that a full size ATX is easier to work with (fiddly plugs etc)? Makes no real difference. mATX is generally ...
by NovusBogus
on Fri May 23, 2014 7:27 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: A few naive questions before I begin building...
Replies: 37
Views: 17494

Re: A few naive questions before I begin building...

... or BLT2K4G3D1608ET3LX0 (8 GiB kits). I'm not a gamer so a mini or micro board would probably be fine. However, would I be correct in thinking that a full size ATX is easier to work with (fiddly plugs etc)? I believe that Micro-ATX offers plenty of ...
by JustAnEngineer
on Thu May 22, 2014 6:24 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: A few naive questions before I begin building...
Replies: 37
Views: 17494

Re: A few naive questions before I begin building...

... have any intent on adding one now/later. I'm not a gamer so a mini or micro board would probably be fine. However, would I be correct in thinking that a full size ATX is easier to work with (fiddly plugs etc)? No difference between the two in that regard. ...
by DPete27
on Thu May 22, 2014 3:57 pm
 
Forum: System Builders Anonymous
Topic: A few naive questions before I begin building...
Replies: 37
Views: 17494
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