vrstein wrote:I've been really happy with an ASUS P8H61-I and a celeron G530 in a a Foxconn RM233+ case and PSU. I added an SNT SNT-SATA2221B, an SSD, and a recycled laptop hard drive. This system runs cool and quiet and allows hot swapping of the laptop drive.
Welch wrote:I've been struggling to find a decent Mini-ITX board that doesn't have a good number of bad reviews about reliability failures. Was hoping to slap a core i3-2120 in them or perhaps a G850, and 4 gigs of ram (single stick for updatability). Anyone here have first hand (longer term?) experience with a good Mini-ITX board? Also looking for a different case than the Antec ISK-300, as its just failed to impress over time. I need it to be small, so the new BitPheonix case that was in the TR news probably wont do, was hoping it would .