[vdr] Mid range CPU choice

Nicolas Huillard nicolas at huillard.net
Wed Sep 5 13:10:00 CEST 2007


Simon Baxter a écrit :
>> Simon Baxter a écrit :
>>> I'd like to go fanless and cool.  What I like about the shuttle is it's
>>> size.  The 1x PCI is fine, as is the VIA unichrome VGA & s-video out.
>>>
>>> Any ideas on a small compact fanless (DEAD quiet) case & motherboard??
>> * mobo : compact + fanless = VIA (new EX is really well suited for a
>> VDR; someone already talked about this one on the list)
>> * case : Antec Fusion / NSK2400
>> (http://www.silentpcreview.com/article698-page2.html), the bare case is
>> available anywhere at ~90€ (http://www.ldlc.com/fiche/PB00038035.html)
>> * a really silent power supply is laptop-like : PicoPSU
>> (http://www.thinkitx.com/alimentations-80-10-c.html) + AC-DC block.
>> * a single slow silent fan can cool all that
> 
> Nice setup - but the case is too big for me.  I have a single glass panel 
> shelf, the case can be 11.5" deep maximum...... 

I went for a heavily customized CD player... Count 1-2 days drilling and 
cutting to fit the mobo inside, with all planned before that.

-- 
NH



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