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Mainboard sizes in descending order:
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* ATX (Intel 1996; 305 mm x 244 mm)
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* mini-ATX (284 mm x 208 mm)
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* micro-ATX (1996; 244 mm x 244 mm)
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* flex-ATX (1999; 244 x 244 mm max.)
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* mini-ITX (VIA Technologies 2003; 170mm x 170mm max.; 100W max.)
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* nano-ITX (VIA Technologies 2004; 120mm x 120mm max.)
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additionally there are some unusual sizes, i.e.
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[[Barebones und Komponentenbundles|Barebones]] or [[HTPC]]s.
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Most of these form factors are upwards compatible, for example, you can use a mini-ITX board in micro-ATX [[case]].
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[[Power supply]] has to be mainboard compatible!
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Additionally mainboard defines usable [[CPU]] types, amount and type of [[RAM]] and available PCI card slots.
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[[mini-ITX]] and [[nano-ITX]] form factors are standards made by VIA and have the [[CPU]] directly soldered on board. These boards are available up to 800MHz fanless. 
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Revision as of 14:37, 8 April 2011

Thanks...this looks really interesting. I am looking forward to having my says!